Okorocha owed Imo pensioners N57bn – Ihedioha

…disarticulated a thriving economy   ROCHAS OKOROCHA, IMMEDIATE past governor of Imo State, owed Imo pensioners for 77 months amounting to N57 billion, newly sworn-in governor, Emeka Ihedioha said in Owerri the state capital. Recall that several thousands of aged pensioners protested at different occasions in the state capital Owerri, demanding the payment of their […]

17 years after, Ayade finally goes at FG for Bakassi +76 oil wells

GOVERNOR BEN AYADE OF CROSS River State, going into his second term of office, is demanding from the Federal Government, a compensation to the state for all the oilfields in the Bakassi Peninsula and other 76 oil wells appropriated from the state, due to the 2002 International Court of Justice (ICJ) and 2012 Nigerian Supreme […]

Lawmaker empowers 133 constituents in vocational skills in Rivers

A federal lawmaker in Rivers State, Amaopusenibo Randolph Iwo Oruene Brown, representing Degema/Bonny Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, has advised his constituents to develop the spirit of enterprise and entrepreneurship.   To him, the young graduates should stop seeking white-collar jobs if they hope to better themselves and contribute to stimulating the local […]

Governor Ayade targets N9.6trn Cross River economy by 2023

Launches 30-year growth, development roadmap   THE GOVERNOR OF NIGERIA’S Southern sub-regional Cross River State, Ben Ayade, has mapped out plans to grow the state’s economy to N9.6 trillion from its current N2.7 trillion by 2023, it emerged on Thursday. The targeted plan is contained in a 30-year growth and development strategy (GDS) roadmap for […]