THE federal government’s proposed peace talks with rampaging Niger Delta militants on Sunday morning suffered a major setback as the Niger Delta Avengers blew up several oil facilities belonging to Chevron and Nigerian Petroleum Development Corporation.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been hailed for his commitment towards the empowerment of returning Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the northeast part of the country.
The Cross River State Government says a report by some online news portals claiming that the Government House in Calabar was invaded by militants is false.
The Niger Delta Avengers has announced fresh attacks on major oil and gas installations in Nigeria.
The Governor was issued a certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),following a court ruling ordering Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to vacate office.
Mrs Aisha Buhari, the Wife of the President, on Sunday presented about N30 million cash support to parents of the abducted Government Secondary School (GSS) Chibok students in Borno.
President Muhammadu Buhari will announce more capital projects in Cross River and Akwa Ibom States before the year elapses, national vice chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) for South- South, Ntufam Hilliard Eta, has said.
The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Edo Chapter, has decried the non-inclusion of teachers in public primary schools in the N25,000 new minimum wage for workers in the state.