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5 hrs ago | Vanguard

'99% of today's graduates are not employable'

Former Kokodiagbene youth leader and the Director, Brakins Resources, Mr Kennedy Brake, has called on all Nigerian youths to imbibe the culture of what he terms "employability development." He spoke in Warri, Delta State, while addressing some graduate youths who paid him a courtesy visit in his office at Ekpan.

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16 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

I didn't operate missing aircraft - Oritsejafor

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria , Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, has dissociated himself from the operation of an aircraft, Bombardier Challenger 600, which recently went missing. The aircraft, with registration number N808HG, is said to be owned by Eagle Air Company, a company in which Pastor Oritsejafor, reportedly has a stake.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Vanguard

Okotie-Eboh solicits support for Reyenieju's re-election

Chairman of Warri Democratic Alliance, WA-DA, Mr. Emmanuel Okotie-Eboh, weekend, called on the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, delegates to vote Mr Daniel Reyenieju, House of Representatives member representing Warri federal constituency, to represent the party again in the next general elections. Okotie-Eboh said Reyenieju has done so much in the constituency in his short stay in the House, calling on the people of the constituency to emulate "our Ijaw neighbours, who are already planning the return of Mr. Nicholas Mutu for the fifth time.'

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

In-depth Africa

Jega must go, Ijaw youths tell Jonathan, Mark

The Ijaw Youth Council , has called on President Goodluck Jonathan and Senate President David Mark to immediately sack the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission , Professor Atahiru Jega, for alleged plot to destabilize Nigeria. IYC, in a statement issued and circulated by its spokesman Eric Omare, to the media in Warri yesterday, it described INEC's recent creation of additional polling units, which gives more than 21,000 to the north and a little about 8,000 to the south, as a ploy to perpetually enhance northern political advantage, to the detriment of the south.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

In-depth Africa

Cost of Business in Nigerian Ports No Longer High - -Sambo

Vice President Namadi Sambo has said the cost of doing business in Nigerian ports was no longer high as it used to be in the past even as the turnaround time of ships in Nigerian ports has improved tremendously.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Vanguard

Trouble in Warri as BEDC moves to disconnect power cables

Pandemonium broke out, yesterday in Warri, Delta State, over what customers termed "outrageous and strange billing" by the Benin Electricity, Distribution Company, BEDC in the metropolis. Vanguard gathered that an attempt by some BEDC's personnel to disconnect a building which is still under construction sparked off crisis at the 3rd Marine gate axis of the city.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Hispanic Business

World Bank Engages 1400 Youth in Delta

The State Coordinator of the programme, Benson Ojoko, disclosed this in an interview with the in Asaba. Mr. Ojoko said the youth were engaged in road maintenance, clearing of drains, planting of trees/flowers, and other jobs.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Vanguard

The kind of women I love- Kelly

The expression, "there is ability in disability' doesn't ring any truer for any other person than Nigeria's superstar comedian, Kelly Blind. Born Kelly Igberhi, the star humour merchant who hails from Sapele local government area of Delta State has made a name for himself in the blossoming comedy sector of the entertainment industry despite being blind.

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Vanguard

Flavour, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, others for Independence Day show in Warri

Organisers of the forthcoming 'Warri Again: The Flagship' show to mark this year's Independence Day celebration, Brownhill Events Centre, during the week released the list of top Nigerian music stars who will be performing alongside their American counterparts, Ja Rule, and R&B singer, Ashanti at the one-stop event. They include, queen of songs, Tiwa Savage, Davido, Flavour, Oritsefemi, Yemi Alade, Patoranking, Olamide, Wizkid, Iyanya, Dr Sid, Harrysong, Ice Prince, Daddy Showkey and Seyi Shay.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

In-depth Africa

Call to 'higher service'

The Nigerian institute of Management has conferred its highest professional award of fellow on 27 persons. The ceremony climaxed activities marking this year's edition of its Fellows and Spouses Day Luncheon , reports NNEKA NWANERI Tt is a tradition that has kept the Nigerian Institute of Management going.

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Connecticut Post

Officials monitor 200 for Ebola in Nigeria

Health worker's spray each other with disinfectant chemicals as they worked with a suspected Ebola virus death in Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

In-depth Africa

Sylva's 87-yr-old uncle dies in Kidnappers' den, buried in shallow grave

Pa Benson Adigio-Eseni, the 87- year-old abducted uncle of the former Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Timipre Sylva, has died in his captors' den.

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Vanguard

Ja Rule, Ashanti to spice up 'Warri Again'

The ancient city of Warri, Delta State will be temporarily shut down come October 1, when American gruff-voiced rapper, Ja Rule, and R&B singer, Ashanti perform with their Nigerian counterparts in a show to mark this year's Independence Day celebration.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

Asaba's night of music, fun and girls

For many in most cities, nightlife provides opportunities to unwind after the day's work, especially as the average Nigerian can ill afford the yearly luxury of vacations.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

In-depth Africa

Uduaghan, Oritsejafor advise on proper child training

Delta State Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan and Christian Association of Nigeria President Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor have urged parents to pay attention to the upbringing of their children.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Vanguard

No going back on elections - Minister

The Honourable Minister of Sports and Chairman, National Sports Commission, Dr. Tammy Danagogo has insisted that the General Assembly of the Nigeria Football Federation , where elections into the Executive Committee of the football-ruling body are to hold must take place on August 26 in Warri, Delta State.

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In-depth Africa

2015: Delta Group Rallies Support for Utomi

As the 2015 general elections draw nearer, a group in Delta state under the auspices of Delta state Leaders of Thought on Friday said that to rally support for two time Presidential candidate Professor Pat Utomi for the state's number one seat come 2015.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Jarule And Ashanti Are Coming To Nigeria

American rap star Ja Rule, and R&B singer Ashanti,will be coming to Nigeria for a show on October 1, an event to mark this year's Independence celebration.

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Ghanamma.com

Always On Time: Ja Rule And Ashanti To Storm Warri

American rapper Ja Rule, and R&B singer Ashanti, would thrill their Nigerian fans as part of an event to mark this year's Independence celebration.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

In-depth Africa

Ashanti And Ja Rule Set To Light Up Nigeria InOctober

It's been 12 years since Ashanti and Ja Rule released their hit single, 2001s "Always on Time."

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