Former Niger Delta minister Orubebe joins APC

Elder Godsday Peter Orubebe, a former minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Orubebe recently resigned membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying that the present situation in the party does not inspire confidence that the party is ready to regain power…

Nigeria signs deal to receive deported criminals from UK

UK Home secretary Priti Patel said she has signed a major deal to speed up deportations of foreign criminals to Nigeria. The Home Secretary’s agreement, according to Mail Online, will see offenders receive new travel documents within five working days. It came as 13 Nigerians were removed on a Home…

Niger Delta group hails military onslaught against oil thieves

The Niger-Delta Environment Restoration Coalition (NDERC) has hailed the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) for the renewed onslaught against crude oil thieves operating in the region. The President of the group, Mr Justice Eselomo, gave the commendation in a statement on Friday in Abuja. Eselomo said apart from saving the country a…