NNPC to go into oil bunkering in October

In an attempt to boost its profitability in line with its transformation objective, the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has concluded plans to go into oil bunkering from October, 2014. (61)
Boko Haram

Nigeria’s $1bn military loan to help fight Boko Haram delayed

(BBC) – Nigeria’s National Assembly has broken up for a two-month recess, meaning approval for a loan to help the military fight Boko Haram must wait. (77)
Pastor Kumuyi

Deeper Life denies banning the use of iPad, android devices in church

Deeper Christian Life Ministry has denied reports making the rounds in the media that its founder and General Superintendent, Pastor W.F Kumuyi has banned the use of mobile devices in the Church. (70)
President of the Actors' Guild of Nigeria, Ibinabo Fiberesima

President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, Ibinabo Fiberesima Set for Marriage At 43

The embattled President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima says she has found love and will settle down with her ‘Mr. Right’ in Port Harcourt, Rivers state before the end of the year. (100)
Boko Haram

Nigeria seizes Boko Haram leader

(CNN) — Nigerian police have arrested a man claiming to be Boko Haram’s “chief butcher” in an area identified as the Balmo Forest of northeastern Nigeria. (1635)
Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi (2nd left) with Sen. Magnus Abe (left), Hon. Gregory Nwidam (celebrant) and Hon. Victor Giadom (right) at St. Dominic Catholic Church, Bane after a thanksgiving service in honour of Nwidam.

FG’s Failure to Implement UNEP Report on Ogoni, Part of Why I Left PDP– Amaechi

Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi has declared that failure of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) led Federal government to implement the United Nations Environmental Protection Agency (UNEP) report on Ogoniland was part of the reasons [...]
PDP and APC logo


The All Progressives Congress (APC) Rivers State Chapter says it has uncovered a noxious, criminal and satanic scheme by the Grassroot Development Initiative (GDI) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to rig the 2015 general elections in Rivers [...]
Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius in row at Johannesburg club

(BBC) – South African athlete and murder accused Oscar Pistorius was involved in an argument at a nightclub at the weekend, his spokesperson has said. (63)
Malala Yousafzai

President Goodluck Jonathan promises Malala missing girls will be home ‘soon’

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan promised on Monday that more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist militants would “soon” return home, teenage Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai [...]
Malala Yousafzai

Malala meets Nigeria’s leader Goodluck Jonathan over abducted girls

(BBC) – Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai has met Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan to press for more action to free at least 200 girls held by Boko Haram Islamist militants. (27)