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Ex-Militants write Buhari, accuses officials of Federal Ministry of Justice of sabotage in N3.8billion suit filed against Amnesty office

 A coalition of Ex-Militant leaders from the Nine States of the Niger Delta region have sent a strong worded letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the alleged efforts by the officials of the Federal Ministry of Justice led by the Solicitor-General of the federation and Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Beatrice Jeddy-Agba to frustrate the Presidential Amnesty …

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LEGAL PRACTICE: Bayelsa D’Gov Renews Call On NBA To Maintain Standards

Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has reiterated his call on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to take deliberate steps to check the decline in legal practice standards in the country. He spoke at the weekend while granting audience to a delegation of the NBA Women Forum, Bayelsa Chapter, led by its Chairperson, Barrister …

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SPORTS DEVELOPMENT: Senator Ewhrudjakpo Harps On Need To Build All Stars Clubs In LGAs

Bayelsa State All Stars International Football Club has been urged to complement government’s efforts at developing grassroots sports by replicating itself in all the local government areas and major towns in the state. The state Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, gave the charge at the weekend, when the leadership of the Club paid him a …

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Ministry, PAP, NDDC to develop joint action to end pipeline vandalism, develop Niger Delta, say Umana, Dikio

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Umana Okon Umana and the Interim Administrator, Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (retd), have resolved to formulate a common blueprint to develop the Niger Delta, end pipeline vandalism and illegal bunkering.   The duo agreed that it was high time the ministry, PAP and the …

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Bayelsa Deputy Governor Charges Nigerian Students On Positive Character

Nigerian students in tertiary institutions of learning have been enjoined to follow the positive and right side of society as potential leaders of the nation. The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, gave the advice on Monday during a courtesy call by the leadership of the Students Union Government (SUG) of the Rivers …

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NDDC to reward winners of talent hunt with car, Dubai trips, internship deals, others

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has lined up a brand new car, performance trip to Dubai, internship deals and other prizes for prospective winners of its  newly inaugurated talent hunt.   The logo and procedures to participate in the Niger Delta Talent Hunt (NIDETH), aimed at discovering creative Niger Delta youths were unveiled in …

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PETROLEUM INDUSTRY ACT : Role of State Govts Deliberately Undermined, Says Sen. Ewhrudjakpo

The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has asserted that the role of state governments had been deliberately whittled down in the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA), which implementation is expected to commence this August. Senator Ewhrudjakpo made the assertion when he received in audience a high-powered 15-member delegation from the Bayelsa Amazons Advocacy …

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