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Fraud: EFCC Marks Orji Kalu’s Properties

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday,marked properties belonging to former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu.This is to ensure that the properties are not dissipated,...

Sun Dec 15th, 2019     Read More →

Ufot Ekaette: A long public service - Part 2

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He was posted as Secretary, Public Service Department in the Office of the Secretary to the Federal Military Government and Head of Service (January 12, 1984- January 31, 1985), responsible for...

Fri Dec 13th, 2019     Read More →

Taming indecent dressing on campuses through strict regulations, sanctions

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Nigeran undergraduates have embraced fashion trends that appear a little extravagant for students who are supposed to be certified worthy in character and learning upon graduation. The so-called...

Thu Dec 12th, 2019     Read More →

Commissioner presents N136.6b budget breakdown to Abia House of Assembly for approval

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The Commissioner for Finance in Abia, Dr Aham Uko, on Monday presented a breakdown of the 2020 Appropriation Bill, totalling N136.6 billion, to the state House of Assembly for approval. In a...

Tue Dec 10th, 2019     Read More →

No more survivors on New Zealand island after volcano eruption

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New Zealand police have said no more survivors were expected to be rescued from an island volcano that erupted suddenly on Monday, suggesting as many as two dozen people could have died. Police...

Mon Dec 9th, 2019     Read More →

WARIF treks 3km to campaign against sexual violence, women trafficking

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The ‘No Tolerance March’ at the Lekki-Ikoyi bridge on Saturday Abia governor’s wife worries over spate of incidents despite existing laws As part of activities to mark this...

Mon Dec 9th, 2019     Read More →

Man caught raping little girl inside bush in Abia (photos)

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A man was on Wednesday caught raping little girl in a bush in Abia state, around Hightaste Road by Ibere Street of Ngwa Road. According to a Facebook user, David Osinachi Nwankwo, who shared...

Sat Dec 7th, 2019     Read More →

When Nigeria’s slow wheel of justice caught up with Uzor Kalu

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Orji Uzor Kalu. PHOTOS:Twitter<br /> After a 12-year trial period, Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, was yesterday brought to book for offences...

Fri Dec 6th, 2019     Read More →

Kalu’s conviction: Joining ruling party not guarantee against criminal justice ― Nwagwu

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Orji Kalu Mr Ezenwa Nwagwu, Chairman , Partners for Electoral Reforms (PEF) says the jailing of former Gov. Orji Kalu of Abia was a proof that joining the ruling party with criminal case was not a...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Pillars, Abia Warriors resolve feud over Enaholo

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Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Kano Pillars have confirmed that they have resolved the heated transfer feud with Abia Warriors over former Flying Eagles goalkeeper, Joshua...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Police gun down notorious armed robbery suspect in Abia

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Police The Police in Abia on Tuesday gunned down a suspected notorious armed robber identified as Sampson Nwokocha, aka `Grave’ who has been terrorizing residents of Umuahia and its...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa Assembly to enact law to protect women, children against violence

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The Nasarawa State House of Assembly says it will enact a law that will protect women and children against violence in the interest of development of the state and the country. Alhaji Ibrahim...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Police kill notorious armed robbery suspect in Abia

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The Police in Abia on Tuesday gunned down a suspected notorious armed robber identified as Sampson Nwokocha, aka `Grave’ who has been terrorizing residents of Umuahia and its environs. The...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ace broadcaster Emmanuel Ugolee authors first book

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Broadcaster and voice actor Emmanuel Ugolee has added yet another giant stride to his list of known accomplishments as he turns author with the release of his book titled A Hundred Random Light...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara NYSC gets new Coordinator

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The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has appointed Alhaji Namalam Taura as new Coordinator of the Scheme in Zamfara state. This is contained in a statement signed by the Public Relations...

Mon Dec 2nd, 2019     Read More →