37 results found for Michael Barnett

Wabote, attorney cleared of perjury allegations by Ude

THE United States District Court has ruled that Simbi Wabote, executive secretary, Nigerian Development Content and Management Board, NCDMB, and Michael D. Cilento, his lawyer, did... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 days ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Jackson Ude, Nigerian Development Content and Management Board, NCDMB, Michael D. Cilento, Beneth Onyema Amadi, Judge Joseph Leeson Jr.,

Police deny preventing demolition of illegal oil bunkering site in Rivers

THE police command in Rivers has denied the report that its personnel prevented the destruction of an illegal oil bunkering site in the state. The command’s Acting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: DSP Grace Iringe-Koko, Mr George Ariolu, NSCDC, ACP Akika Solomon, Michael Oguntuase, Gov. Nyesom Wike

police Officer killed inside Imo Police Station

A police inspector has been gunned down at Mgbidi Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State. The officer was killed when gunmen launched an attack on the station in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Michael Abattam, CP Rabiu Hussaini

Ekiti Gov’ship: All Eyes On Fayemi, Tinubu As 7 Jostle For APC Ticket

ALL eyes are on Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State ahead of the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) slated for January 27... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Senator Dayo Adeyeye, senator Bamidele Faparusi, Kayode Ojo, Michael Bamidele Opeyemi, Femi Bamisile, Demola Popoola, Biodun Oyebanji, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

FIA outlines the process for inquiry into last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

FORMULA 1's governing body has outlined the process for an inquiry into last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton lost the championship to Red Bull's Max... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 106 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, Michael Masi

One-year old boy reported stolen in Abuja

THE parents of a one year old boy, Fabulous Michael Onwudiachi, have cried out to authorities in Abuja to help recover their son who was allegedly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Fabulous Michael Onwudiachi, Raymond Onwudiachi,

Court quashes Jackson Ude's subpoenas to 5 Banks in Wabote's defamation case

JACKSON Ude, publisher of Pointblanknews.com, is struggling to defend himself in the case of defamation brought against him by Simbi Kesiye Wabote, executive secretary of the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 248 times

Tags: United States District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB,Obinna I. Abara, Benneth Onyema Amadi, Michael D. Cilento, Jackson Ude, Simbi Ke

Group registers 30,000 retailers to enhance safe distribution of cooking gas

 THE Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers (LPGAR), a branch of National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), says it has registered over 30,000 members to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Mr Michael Umudu,

SPDC closes down facility in Bayelsa community

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, on Tuesday, January 10, confirmed the invasion and shut down of its Opukushi oil facility by community folks in Ekeremor ... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Shell Petroleum Development Company, Michael Adande,

2023 PRESIDENCY: Can godsons, allies work for, against Tinubu

THE declaration of Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  to contest for the 2023 presidential election has stirred the political waters... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Alex Ogbonnia, Stella Effah-Attoe, Samuel Anyanwu, Iliya Damagun, Debo Ologunagba, Iyorchia Ayu, NAN, Orji Uzor Kalu, Michael Oluwagbemi, Aliyu Kurfi, Progressive Consolidation Group, IPOB, Nnamdi Kan

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver to decide on F1 future after Abu Dhabi inquiry

LEWIS Hamilton will not decide whether to return to Formula 1 this season until he sees the results of an inquiry into the Abu Dhabi Grand... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Formula 1, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Michael Masi

NGO seeks harmonization of policy to include carbon tax

THE Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation, GIFSEP, has called on the federal government to consider harmonisation and inclusion of carbon in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Citizens Climate International, News Agency of Nigeria, David Michael, Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation

Police arraign man, 42, over alleged assault

The Police on Monday arraigned a 42-year-old man, Olatunji Tope, before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged assault. The defendant, of no fixed address, is standing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Mr Michael Faola

Marketers say FG yet to implement VAT on imported LPG

THE Federal Government is yet to implement the payment of Value Added Tax, VAT, on imported Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers, Michael Umudu, Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers, Bassey Essien, News Agency of Nigeria

Institute DG tasks African Leaders on unity, development

ISSA Aremu, the Director-General, Michael lmoudu National lnstitute for Labour Studies (MlNlLS) has charged African leaders to embrace the spirit of unity and forgiveness among one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Michael lmoudu National lnstitute for Labour Studies

Increased awareness as tool for checking COVID-19 spread

By Gami Tadanyigbe, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN STAKEHOLDERS in healthcare sector observe that the effects of Corona-virus Disease, COVID-19, on humanity have affected every sphere of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Kwali Area Council, Michael Bwamba, National Primary Healthcare, Sunday Zaka, Kuchiyako community, Abraham Gado, Silas Zakka, Simon Gado, National Orientation Agency, Boss Mustapha, Identity Managemen

Legal expert urges Oyo govt not to embark on selection of another Olubadan

By Anthony Isibor.   FOLLOWING the death of the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Ogunguniso 1, who died on Sunday, January, 2, 2022. Michael Lana, an Ibadan-based... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Michael Lana, Gov. Seyi Makinde,

Peter Wright wins PDC World Darts Championship title for second time

PETER Wright produced a sensational comeback to beat Michael Smith in a thrilling final of the PDC World Darts Championship. Trailing 5-4 and with Smith two legs... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 30 times

Tags: PETER Wright, Michael Smith, PDC World Darts Championship

Cristiano Ronaldo statue causes controversy in India

 A NEW statue of footballing superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked controversy in the Indian state of Goa. Locals in Goa are objecting to a Portuguese footballer being... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Cristiano Ronaldo, Michael Lobo,

US judge dismisses Jackson Ude's case against Wabote, threatens to commit him to contempt of court

THE United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, has dismissed the counterclaims of Jackson Ude, publisher of Pointblancknews.com, who is the defendant in the case... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 531 times

Tags: United States District judge, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Joseph F. Leeson, Jr., Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Michael D. Cilento, Benneth Onyema Amadi,

Gunmen kidnap Owerri chief priest

REGINALD Ejioguwas, chief priest of Ala Owerri, in Owerri Municipal Council of Imo State, has been abducted by unknown gunmen along Christ-Church Road by Ihugba Street in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: REGINALD Ejioguwas, Michael Abattam

Estate Developer KYC, Others Forced To Appear Before House Committee Over Estate Development Malpractices

By Our Correspondent FROM all indications, Mr Michael Ayuba Auta, the Chief promoter of KYC Real Estate Developers (“KYC”) along the Airport Road in Sabo Lugbe area... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 325 times

Tags: Michael Ayuba Auta, KYC Real Estate Developers

Michael Carrick leaves Manchester United after end of caretaker spell

MICHAEL Carrick says he is leaving Manchester United after the end of his spell as caretaker manager. Carrick, in charge for three matches, announced his decision after United's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: MICHAEL Carrick, Manchester United

Smith Rowe goal: 'Never seen anything like it' - but should it have stood?

Mikel Arteta said he had never seen a goal like it. Michael Carrick was glad he didn't have to address it for too long. So should... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Mikel Arteta, Michael Carrick, Emile Smith Rowe, Old Trafford

Teenager kills 3 students, injure 8 others in high school

A 15-year-old boy killed three fellow high school students and wounded eight other people after opening fire with a semi-automatic handgun at a Michigan high school,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Undersheriff Michael McCabe, Oxford High School in Oxford, Michigan,

Michael Vaughan says he is sorry for hurt former team-mate has suffered

FORMER England captain Michael Vaughan says he is "sorry for all the hurt" Azeem Rafiq has gone through during the Yorkshire racism scandal. Vaughan was named in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Michael Vaughan, Azeem Rafiq

Manchester United search for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replacement at Old Trafford

MICHAEL Carrick was given no timescale and no certainty by executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward when asked to step in as manager following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's dismissal. It... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: MICHAEL Carrick, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Premier League

Michael Holding tells discrimination victims 'now is your time to be heard'

WEST Indies great Michael Holding has urged individuals to "share your story" of discrimination in cricket as a wide-ranging inquiry begins. It follows criticism of how Yorkshire... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: WEST Indies, Michael Holding, Yorkshire

I was forced to sign fake results sheets - Returning officer Orumba North alleges 

...says polling officer Comfort Omoroge compromised MICHAEL Otu, returning officer of the Orumba North Local Government Area, on Sunday, November 7,  said he nearly lost his life... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 347 times

Tags: Orumba North, MICHAEL Otu, Comfort Omoroge,

Colin Kaepernick: Netflix drama follows the birth of a protest figurehead

WHEN American football star Colin Kaepernick took the knee during a national anthem, he became an overnight symbol of the protest and division over race in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 269 times

Tags: Colin Kaepernick, Netflix, Ava DuVernay, Jaden Michael

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics: From summer to winter Games hosts

WHAT has swimming great Michael Phelps got to do with curling? On the surface not much, but turn water into ice at an iconic Olympic venue, and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, Michael Phelps

Uba accused to leading war against INEC chairman

THE Soludo Solidarity Group, one of the 34 groups campaigning for the victory of Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 668 times

Tags: Governor Peter Obi, President Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Maurice Iwu, Save Nigeria Movement, Michael Egwuatu, Professor Okechukwu I

Over 50% of cooking gas users have switched to firewood, charcoal – Retailers

THE Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers (LPGAR), branch of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), says over 50 percent of cooking gas users... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 257 times

Tags: Mr Michael Umudu, National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers,

Auckland’s business owners face significant loss in value due to COVID-19

THOUSANDS of small and medium businesses (SME) in New Zealand’s largest city Auckland are in pain, frustrated at the lack of a clear plan to get... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Michael Barnett,

Frustrations of Landlord in the hands chief magistrate  

  By Anthony Isibor   MICHAEL O. Ihemaguba, a New York based medical practitioner, is having a firsthand experience of the injustice that is prevalent in the judiciary system... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 803 times

Tags: Michael Ihemaguba, Chijoke Nwogu, Justice Onuoha Arisa Kalu Ogwe, Gaius Anyanwu, Monday O. Ubani, Ifeany Elenwoke, Friday Okon, Onuegbu Chambers

Michael Johnson: 'We were lulled to sleep in the 90s' - Olympic and world champion on athlete protests

OLYMPIC champion Michael Johnson says sports stars of his generation were "lulled to sleep in the 90s" when it came to tackling social injustices and racial... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Michael Johnson, OLYMPIC

Abia ranks 6th in HIV prevalence in Nigeria - U.S. envoy

  The U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires (CDA), Kathleen FitzGibbon, has said that Abia had the sixth highest HIV prevalence rate in the country with an estimated 58,341... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Dr Laura ChittendenRachel Goldstein, Dr Mary Boyd, Mark Giambrone, Most Rev. Michael Ukpong, Catholic Caritas Foundation, CCF, Kathleen FitzGibbon, Chief Oko C