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No new ideas about Buhari and Ndigbo

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Last Friday’s interaction between President Muhammadu Buhari and Igbo leaders could have been the beginning of a fresh engagement between two hitherto...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Rivers PDP blasts APC for linking Gov Wike to Army vaccine scare

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The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has noted with dismay the sinister and treacherous effort of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State to vent their anger and...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Japan to offer $10 bln to back Asia LNG infrastructure push

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Japan will offer $10 billion in private/government finances to support projects for supplying Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to Asia or building LNG infrastructure in Asia. The country’s Trade...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Yes! The South-east is marginalized, says Orji Uzor Kalu

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Former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu in an interview on AIT recently declared that the South- east was marginalised saying that...

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Monkey pox vaccine hoax in S/East: We started running without knowing why —Parents, pupils, teachers

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA— THE incident that occurred on Wednesday, October 11, will remain a lasting memory in the minds of many school children, their parents and teachers in the South-East...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: When South-East, South-South govs asked God for forgiveness

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DUE to perceived marginalisation of the South-East and South-South regions, their governors now seek for solutions not only politically but also spiritually. South-East Voice gathered that the...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Kanu’s co-defendants seek separate trial as Fani-Kayode asks Army to produce Kanu

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…Adjourns case till Nov 20 …As FG applies for warrant of arrest …Abaribe requests for time to produce Kanu ..Court orders Abaribe, Jewish priest to produce Kanu or face...

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Reps task FG on extreme poverty eradication

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The House of Representatives on Tuesday called for effective implementation of programmes aimed at tackling extreme poverty in the country. The call was sequel to a unanimous adoption of an Urgent...

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Abia community laments bad roads

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BY ANAYO OKOLI UMUAHIA—THE people of Etiti-Ohazu autonomous community in Aba South Local Government Area of Abia State have lamented the condition of roads in the area and called on the...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Petrol price drops by 1.2% YoY in September —NBS

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By Adaeze Okechukwu NATIONAL Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has disclosed that the average price paid by customers for premium motor spirit, PMS, otherwise known as Petrol, in September 2017 declined...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Produce Kanu or face jail: Abaribe files discharged motion

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – CHAIRMAN, South-East Senate Caucus, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, PDP, Abia South said Tuesday that they have already filed a motion asking to be discharged from the case...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

How can anyone go to bed, sleep soundly when workers have not been paid – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite of interventions by the Federal...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

‘Operation Egwu Eke 11: Army curtail violent secessionist agitators, criminals’

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The Nigerian Army said they had curtailed the menace of violent secessionist agitators within the South-East and Cross River during the just-concluded Operation Egwu Eke II. Newsmen report that...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: Court orders Abaribe, Jewish Priest to produce Kanu or face jail

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…adjourns case to Nov 20, as FG applies for warrant of arrest …. Kanu’s co-defendants seek separate trial By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Federal High Court in Abuja, on...

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Breaking: Senator Abaribe applies to withdraw as Kanu’s surety

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…seeks refund of N100m bail bond ….says I don’t know Kanu’s whereabouts By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has asked the Federal High Court in...

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