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Abia to get over N2bn from FG’s Basic Healthcare Provision Fund

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GovernorIkpeazu Dr John Ahukanna, the Commissioner for Health in Abia, said on Monday that the state would get over N2 billion from the Federal Government’s Basic Healthcare Provision Fund...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Navy arrests 6 suspected smugglers, seizes 416 bags of rice in A’Ibom

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The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Akwa Ibom, says it has arrested six suspects and seized 416 bags of contraband rice in two different operations. Nigerian-Navy Handing over the...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Coalitions Give INEC Pass Mark On Conduct Of 2019 Polls

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A Coalition of civil society groups on Monday said desperation by politicians and massive deployment of security operatives contributed to the lapses witnessed during the 2019 election. In a...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Stop factionalising South East APC, stakeholders warn outside forces

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By Dennis Agbo STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the south east have warned forces outside the zone to stop causing divisions among members of the party in Igboland. From...

Sun Apr 28th, 2019     Read More →

2023, Tinubu and the NASS leadership tussle

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, last Sunday, lashed out at the leadership of the National Assembly amid the jostle by...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

Can Eagles win with Igbo goalie?

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By Emeka Obasi This is a purely academic exercise which will come with attacks from different angles. Let it stir national controversy. Thank heavens I am Igbo. I understand Eagles first choice...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

All Igbo Associations in planet earth are under Ohanaeze Ndigbo

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By Chief Solomon Ogbonna OHANAEZE(the people and their leaders) is marching on, as we work to occupy our pride of place in Nigeria. OHANAEZE NDIGBO LAGOS STATE is a unit of the larger family,...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

FG to make Nigeria Agric export hub – Ogbeh

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Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, says the Federal Government is committed to making the country an agriculture export hub. Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Police launch ‘Operation Puff Adder’ in Abia

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The Police Command in Abia on Thursday, launched ‘operation Puff Adder’ to combat robbery, kidnapping, and other criminal activities. Police The state’s Police Commissioner, Mr...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Senate throws out motion to recognize Kogi as oil producing state

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate, yesterday threw out a motion seeking to recognize Kogi State as oil-producing state. Senate According to the Senate, it lacked such constitutional powers to go...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Reps move to probe $27bn oil revenue loss to IOCs

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA-THE House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to probe the $27 billion oil revenue loss to international oil companies since 1999 till date. oil revenue The...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Academics, sports develop students’ skills – Director GS Int’l Schools

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By Oghenefego Obaebor MANAGING Director of Greater Scholars International Schools, Ajah, Lagos, Mrs. Comfort Ukpong has urged students to combine academics with sports, adding that when students...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Reps reject motion to change name of “Apo Legislative Quarters” Abuja

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The House of Representatives on Wednesday, rejected a call urging the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCDA) to change the Name, “Apo Legislative Quarters” to reflect current...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Reps Speakership: APC Secretaries reject Gbajabiamila, demand South East female speaker

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – All Progressives Congress, APC, adoption of Femi Gbajabiamila for Speaker of the 9th House of Representatives has been rejected by state publicity...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Dogara intervenes as Abia Rep, Abonta opposes bill to establish Federal Polytechnic in Aba

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…prefers own constituency By Levinus Nwabughiogu A surprise greeted the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara and indeed, many lawmakers when Hon. Nkem Abonta at...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →