2011: Onosode, Uduaghan Seek Credible Election.
The 45th anniversary of the Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos, Distinguish Lecture Series provided the platform for Deacon Gamaliel Onosode, Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council and Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State, to seek credible election in 2011, to avoid Nigeria becoming a laughing stock in the international community. Keywords:
Gamaliel Onosode, Bola Babalakin, Umaru Yar’Adua
Nigerian President Yar'Adua has died.
Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) -- Nigeria's ailing President Umaru Yar'Adua, who gave amnesty to armed militants in the troubled oil-rich Niger Delta region, died Wednesday, the country's information minister said. He was 58. Keywords:
Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Yar'Adua, Saudi Arabia, Goodluck Jonathan , Eneruvie Enakoko, Barack Obama
Illegal Oil Bunkering Threat to Peace in Niger Delta.
Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has warned that failures to address the problem of illegal oil bunkering is capable of bringing back the Niger delta crisis and truncates the peace being enjoyed in the region Keywords:
Bwari, Abuja, Umaru Musa Yar Adua, William Akande
Petroleum Varsity Stays At Effurun
The Presidency has at last moved to clear the air on the controversy surrounding the purported relocation of the Petroleum University from Effurum to Kaduna, saying that no such decision was taken by President Umaru Yar'Adua. Keywords:
Umaru Yar'Adua, Effurun, Kaduna, Aso Rock, Olusegun Adeniyi, Lucky Ararile, Timi Alaibe,
Amnesty: South South Governors Threaten Pull-out.
Governors of the six states of the South-South geopolitical zone resolved unanimously last night to distance themselves from the amnesty deal granted militants in the oil-rich region by President Umaru Yar'Adua unless the Federal Government withdraws the new Petroleum Industries Bill which is before the National Assembly. Keywords:
Umaru Yar'Adua, Rilwanu Lukman,Effurun, Kaduna, Rotimi Amaechi , Adams Oshiomhole, Liyel Imoke, Emmanuel Uduaghan
Uduaghan To Rehabilitate Repentant Militants
Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has pledged to rehabilitate militants ready to lay down their arms and ammunition. Keywords:
Emmanuel Uduaghan,Umaru Yar'Adua, Amnesty ,Disarmament
:Delta State is Number One Says CBN.
In recognition of her stride in Micro- Financing, Delta State has been bestowed with an award by the Central Bank Of Nigeria ( CBN) after being adjudged as Number One in the fight against poverty in Nigeria. Keywords:
Emmanuel Uduaghan, Umaru Musa Yar'adua, Good luck Jonathan, Charles Soludo, Commercial Micro- Finance as a Tool for Poverty Alleviation, lfeanyi Okowa, Antonia Ashiedu
Court Orders Fresh Trial of Petitions Against Uduaghan's Election.
The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin-City, Edo State, yesterday ordered a fresh trial of the two petitions against the election of Delta State Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan. Keywords:
Emmanuel Uduaghan, Umaru Abdullahi, Peter Okocha, Great Ogboru, Oma Djebah
Ex-Senator Wants Ministry's Headquarters in Warri.
FORMER Senator Francis Spanner Okpozo has advised that the headquarters of the newly created Niger Delta Ministry should be sited in the former Bendel State, preferably the oil city of Warri in Delta State. Keywords:
Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, Francis Spanner Okpozo, Niger Delta Development Commission , NDDC, Bendel
Federal Government Set to Reduce Pump Price of Fuel.
The Federal Government may have rescinded its earlier decision to leave petroleum pump prices at their current rates notwithstanding the soaring crude oil price. Special Adviser to President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua on Petroleum, Dr. Emmanuel Egbogah, said petroleum products pump prices would be reduced by not less 25 per cent. Keywords:
Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, Emmanuel Egbogah,Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC , Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency , PPPRA ,