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IJAW FREEDOM FIGHTERS WITHDRAW 21 DAYS ULTIMATUM TO EDO GOV, BENIN MONARCH

…Gov to meet with Ijaw leaders today in Benin A statement by the leadership of Ijaw Freedom Fighters, IFF, a coalition of all Ijaw Freedom Fighters in Six States in the Niger Delta area, has announced  a temporary suspension of attacks on the Oba of Benin palace and Edo State Government House over the derogatory

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FUEL CRISIS HEARING: Drama, As Three IPMAN Presidents Storm Senate

There was near-confusion at Thursday’s hearing into the lingering fuel crisis rocking the nation at the Senate, as the crisis rocking the Independent Marketers Petroleum Association of Nigeria came to fore again, as three individuals presented themselves as the President of the association. Three combatants are Sanusi Fari, Chinedu Okorokwo and Obasi Lawson, who have been involved

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Ijaw Youth Group Tasks Stakeholders On Conduct In Saturday’s Delta LG Election 

An Ijaw youth group; ”Delta Ijaw Youth Movement for Political Advancement, DIYMPA, has advised all stakeholders involved in Saturday’s Local Government election on conducts expected of all those involved in the exercise. In a press statement signed and released by the group’s Spokesperson, Comr. Ajosibe Justin Bebenimibo; Comr. Eric Egenimiekumor, Secretary and its President, John Dekawei, titled ”Admonition to desist from

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PDP lied on Bayelsa defection – APC

The Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday described as lies and deceit, claims by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that thousands of APC members in Kolokuma-Opokuma local government area of the state defected to the party. The Acting Chairman of APC in Bayelsa, Mr. Joseph Fafi, said it was regrettable

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New Year Message: Up your game, Comr. Sheriff charges Federal and State Governments, as Community holds thanksgiving service

The former chairman of Kokodiagbene community in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Comrade Sheriff Mulade has sent a strong message to both the Federal and Delta State government to step up activities in the area in 2018, as the 2019 election year approaches. Comr. Mulade spoke with GbaramatuVoice on

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I Must Continue To Empower My People, Despite My 14 Months Unjust Incarceration – General Adowei, Ex-Militant Leader

•FG Should Dialogue With Tompolo – Frank Ekpemupolo A renowned Niger Delta freedom fighter, General Freedom Adowei Binaebi have declared that his unjust victimization and subsequent incarceration for 14 months will not deter or make him change his resolve to develop his community and empower his people.   Adowei Binaebi spoke recently through his Media Assistant, Comr.

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Delta LGA Election: Delta Online Publishers tasks stakeholders on Peaceful Conduct during exercise

All stakeholders in the forthcoming Delta State Local Government Election coming up on January 6, 2018 have been advised to play according to the electoral laws governing the conduct of elections in the state. In a press release signed by the Chairman of the Delta Online Publishers Forum, (DOPF), Mr Emmanuel Enebeli, and its Secretary, Mr Shedrack

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Edo/Ijaws: Give peace a chance, Ijaw leaders appeal to Freedom Fighters

•Says FG, State Government, Responding To Their Open Letter Following the expiration of the 21 days ultimatum to the Executive Governor of Edo state and the Oba of Benin to apologize to the Ijaws for their hate speech which elapsed on Thursday 28th December, 2017, the Ijaw Leaders of Thought in Edo State have called

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Nigerian law students ask EFCC to quash corruption charges against Tompolo

Scores of students from the Niger Delta embarked on a peaceful protest to demand the dropping of all corruption charges against former militant and fugitive, Chief Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in courts. Tompolo’s travails obviously began after the defeat of his benefactor and political leader, Dr Goodluck

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Gbaramatu Kingdom Stood still As Benikrukru Holds Annual Carnival, Beauty Pageant

•The carnival is aimed at showcasing our rich cultural heritage – Community Chairman •As 17 years old Victory Mike crowned Benikrukru Carnival Queen 2017 Call it a carnival, a funfair or a combination of both, you may not be far from the truth as the le de la crème in the society within Delta State

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Niger Delta Development: Tompolo Wins Double Award

•This show of love will propel us into further action- Comrade Paul Bebenimibo •Seek collaboration with Tompolo – Student bodies tell FG For its unalloyed support to educational development in the Niger Delta through different scholarship programmes, the Tompolo Foundation was on Thursday December 28th, 2017 in Warri, conferred with two different awards by the National Association

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NPDC recognizes Kunukunuma as impacted community – Chief Bebenimibo

•Let us join hands to develop our community By Abai Francis After so many years of struggle for recognition as an oil producing community, good news finally came the way of Kunukunuma community in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta as the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) has recognized them as an impacted community.

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After two years of operation, GbaramatuVoice unveils new logo, flag-off television project

By Badmus Shina Sunday the 24th of December, 2017, will remain fresh in the annals of GbaramatuVoice Newspaper as it was the day the newspaper unveiled its new corporate logo and performed the groundbreaking ceremony for its television station (GTV) as well as announced the organization’s long-term strategic plan. The General Manager of the news

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MBCQ: 17 YEAR OLD VICTORY MIKE WINS MISS BENIKRUKRU CARNIVAL QUEEN 2017

The Miss Benikrukru Carnival Queen 2017 pageant took place yesterday (25th of December, 2017) in Benikrukru community, Gbaramatu Kingdom with 17 year old Miss Victory Mike representing Oporoza emerging as the winner of the most coveted crown. Results as follows: 3rd Runner up – Miss Denyefa Titon (Tebujor)  2nd Runner up – Miss Gloria Uti

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Promoting Peaceful Coexistence: Pere of Kabowei Kingdom pays courtesy visit to Pere of Gbaramatu

It is a routine family reunion – Chief Ekiyor It is a sign of good things to come – Chief Gbenekama The Pere of Gbaramatu Kingdom, HRM Oboro Gbaraun II, Aketekpe, Agadagba, in Oporoza Town, headquarters of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State on Friday 22nd December, 2017 played host to the

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GbaramatuVoice Wins Ijaw Nation Newspaper Of The Year Award

•Governor Henry Seriake is Ijaw Man of the Year •The award will propel us to do more – Abai, Publisher, GbaramatuVoice Following its unparalleled performance from inception in 2015, Niger Delta most influential newspaper, GbaramatuVoice was on Friday 22nd December, 2017 conferred with the Ijaw Newspaper Of The Year Award. The Ijaw National Merit Award

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Miss Benikrukru Carnival Queen Pageant Receives A Further Boost As Chief Michael Johnny Donates N100,000 To Winner

In what could be described as a rain of donations and dramatic turn of event, the organizers of the first Miss Benikrukru Carnival Queen 2017 today receive yet another boost as Chief Michael Johnny, the immediate past Chairman of Egbema-Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation (EGCDF) donates the sum of One Hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000) to the

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2017 MISS BENIKRUKRU CARNIVAL QUEEN PAGEANT RECEIVES A BOOST AS KFT GROUP GIVES ADDITIONAL N100, 000 TO WINNER

•Other Participants To Smile Home With Attractive Prizes – Organizers The first Miss Benikrukru Carnival Queen 2017 contest yesterday (Thursday 21 December) received a boost with the expression of interest by KFT Group of Companies to give the winner of the competition a handsome amount of One Hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000) in addition to the

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Buhari okays action on audit reports on 400 Niger Delta projects

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved that action be taken on the Technical Audit Report on all projects awarded between 2009 to 2015 by the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs. This is  to ensure that there is value for the over N450 billion so far released for projects in the nine oil producing states. Minister of

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Following The 21Days Ijaw Freedom Fighters Ultimatum: Obaseki, Edo-Ijaw Leaders Meets, Agree on Peaceful Coexistence

With 7days left  for   the expiration of the 21 days ultimatum issued on the 7th of December, 2017 by the Ijaw Freedom Fighter to the Edo State Government and the Oba of Benin,the Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki on Wednesday met with the leaders of Edo-Ijaws who made a commitment to peaceful co-existence,

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Dickson, Wike, GbaramatuVoice Others To Receive Ijaw National Merit Award

•GbaramatuVoice has become the voice of the voiceless in Ijaw Land -Ijaw Leader A renowned Ijaw socio-cultural organization, Proudly Ijaw Indigenes of Nigeria (PIIN) has released the names of the Executive Governor of Bayelsa state, His Excellency, Henry Seriake Dickson; his Rivers State counterpart, His Excellency, Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike and Niger Delta most read Newspaper

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Okerenkoko to witness massive development in 2018

•To make Okerenkoko the ICT Hub is our concern-Sokoto The Executive Committee of Okerenkoko Federated Community, OFC, has declared that they are set to transform the community through massive deployment of infrastructural development. The Executive Committee stated this in their Annual Report signed by Engr. Ebikonde Victor Sokoto (General Secretary) of the community which a copy was made

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Ijaw/Bini Dispute; IYC calls for creation of Ijaw LGA in Edo State

•The oppression of Edo Ijaws is getting to a boiling point – IYC •Ijaws are not even allowed to produce councilors in Edo State – Omare As a way of finding a lasting solution to the incessant tribal challenge between the Ijaws and the Binis in Edo state, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide has called for the

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The Okomu-Apoi/Benin imbroglio: Ijaw in Ondo calls for FG intervention

The people of Ijaw-Apoi Land in Ese Odo local government of Ondo state, have raised the alarm over the impending tension between the Ijaws and Binis in Edo state and called the Federal government to urgently intervene before it escalate into a serious crisis. According to the people, the Ijaw communities in the Okomu Kingdom,

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Kunukunuma Community Annual Festival Kicks off Dec., 18

•Power packed crusade to be anchored by Apostle Bebenimibo All is now set for the annual Amasuo-Uge Festival by the Kunukunuma Federated Community (KFC) in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta state. The festival is billed for 18th, 21st and 22nd December, 2017. This was contained in a release signed by the

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Pilgrimage: His Royal Majesty, Oboro Gbaraun II, Aketekpe Agadagba, the Pere of Gbaramatu Welcomed Amidst Funfair

He Is Now Fortified To Face The Administrative Cum Spiritual Challenge – Chief Gbenekama We Are Happy To Have Him Back – Council of Chiefs It was originally planned to be a solemn reception of the sort, but considering the influence he commands in the state/region, the organizers were neither able to keep it low

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BREAKING: AMANANAWEI OF ODIMODI, CHIEF YANGABOY JOINS HIS ANCESTORS

The Amananawei of Odimodi community and Binikarewei of Iduwini Kingdom, His Highness, High Chief Yangaboy Angalabiri JP, has been translated to join his ancestors, it was announced today. He passed on at the age of 125. Chief Yangaboy, who is also the Ama-okosuwei of Odimodi, in his lifetime, was an educationist and community leader, who

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Dokpesi congratulates new PDP Chairman Secondus

Chief Raymond Dokpesi, founder of Daar Communication, who contested the PDP National Chairmanship position and lost, has congratulated the winner, Prince Uche Secondus. Dokpesi, who had earlier faulted the process of the party’s National Convention held in Abuja on Saturday, declared that “the delegates have spoken”. “Ì appreciate the delegates for voting at the convention

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TENSION!!! Binis are settlers in our land, we will defend our territory with our blood – Ijaw leaders

"We are ready to defend with the last drop of our blood for our kingdoms and kings."

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A NEW DAWN: Ignorance, reasons many Christians are oppressed –Bishop Oyedepo

SHILOH 2017 – President , Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo on Wednesday urged Christians to invest more in the word of God, the unequalled guarantee for the security of the saints, to enable them overcome the evil ones. Speaking at the opening service of the church’s annual Shiloh convention tagged: “New Dawn,” at

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NDDC to Clear All Foreign Scholarship Backlog – Ndoma-Egba

The Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has pledged to clear the backlog of fees and all issues surrounding its post graduate foreign scholarship programme. The Chairman of the Board, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba SAN, gave the assurance while briefing the press after a meeting of the board in Abuja, yesterday. He stated

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DANGER!!! Ijaw Freedom Fighters to Obaseki, Oba of Benin: You have 21 days to apologize to Pere of Olodiama and Ijaw nation or…

•At the expiration of this ultimatum, we shall storm the Edo State Government House – Commander Boudiwei •Directs oil companies operating within the Ijaw kingdoms to stop dealing with the Oba and the Govt •Calls on President Buhari to call Obaseki and the Oba to order The Ijaw Freedom Fighters (IFF) has given the Edo State

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Navy urges DSS to hunt sea pirate network in Rivers

The Nigerian Navy has called on the Department of State Security ( DSS ) to go after the sponsors of notorious sea pirate network believed to be terrorising costal waterways in Rivers and environs. Capt. Victor Choji, the Executive Officer of the Nigerian Navy Ship ( NNS ) Pathfinder, Port Harcourt made the call when

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Man wins ‘Most Ugly’ title for the fifth time

For the fifth time, Zimbabwean man, William Masvinu, has won the title of Mr. Ugly. He had lost last year to Maison Sere in controversial circumstances. However, he won  this year’s edition of the competition held over the weekend in Ruwa area of Zimbabwe. The “Ugliest Man in the Land” walked away with $500, and a

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Imo Commissioner for Happiness and Couple’s Fulfillment blasts critics

Mrs Ogechi Ololo, Imo State Commissioner for Happiness and Couple’s Fulfillment, on Tuesday, advised those critical of her appointment, to `keep quiet.’ Ololo, who is also Gov Rochas Okorocha‘s sister, was among the 28 commissioners sworn in on Monday. Ololo, on her twitter handle @MrsOgechiOlolo in response to series of criticism on her appointment expressed

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