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Boko Haram: Buhari arrives Maiduguri for 'sympathy visit'

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Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived Maiduguri, Borno State capital to sympathise with the people over recent Boko Haram attack. “President Buhari, aboard the BBJ from...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Abia commissioner of police major threat to our parents’ burial ― Kanu’s family

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Kindly Share This Story:*SAYS ARMY STILL PATROLLING COMMUNITY Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra By Ugochukwu Alaribe UMUAHIA – The family of the Leader of the Indigenous...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Bayelsa has no case of Lassa fever – FMC

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The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yenagoa on Monday, confirmed that no confirmed case of Lassa fever had been recorded in Bayelsa. The centre clarified that clinical tests on a suspected case...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Kanu father’s burial: MASSOB tells police to stop creating tension in Abia

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Kindly Share This Story:Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra By Vincent Ujumadu THE leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) Monday...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Group sues FG, NNPC over Osisioma pipeline explosion

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Access to Justice has filed a N3.215 billion suit against the Federal Government over alleged abandonment of victims of the October 12, 2018 pipeline explosion at Osisioma Ngwa Council of Abia...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

ABIA: 100 bank accounts allegedly traced to Orji’s son

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Kindly Share This Story:…as EFCC probes ex-gov over alleged diverted billions Economic and Financial Crimes Commission By Soni Daniel A former governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji,...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Senate constitutes 56-member Constitution Review Committee 

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Kindly Share This Story:***As YPP Senator, Ifeanyi Ubah Kicks ***Committee composition is not based on party membership, but on States and Zonal basis, Lawan Replies President of the Senate,...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

Police, Okada riders face-off in Iyana Ipaja

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Iyana Ipaja on Wednesday morning was on lockdown following a clash between motorcyclists and officers of the Nigeria Police. The clash, our correspondent gathered, occurred when the police...

Wed Feb 5th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerian coaches in race to save Samson Siasia

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Some coaches in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) may have risen to the challenges being faced by former Super Eagles Coach Samson Siasia, who is in need of financial support to...

Sat Feb 1st, 2020     Read More →

Abia to pay N30,100 as minimum wage

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Abia State government has agreed with labour to pay N30,100 as minimum wage in the state. The agreement was signed by the Head of Service, Sir Onyii Wamah; Commissioner of Finance, Dr. Aham Uko;...

Fri Jan 31st, 2020     Read More →

MOUAU clears VC of sexual harassment allegation

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The management of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State, has cleared the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Francis Otunta, of allegations of sexual harassment levelled against...

Thu Jan 30th, 2020     Read More →

Osinbajo cautions against repeat of civil war tragedy

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Vice-President Osinbajo<br />attended an event hosted by the National War Museum, in commemoration of 50th anniversary of end of the Nigerian civil war. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has...

Tue Jan 28th, 2020     Read More →

FG should welcome regional peace initiatives

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Awa Kalu Except Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State, the Supreme Court validated the victories of other governors, whose elections were challenged by their rivals. Some political analysts believe the...

Tue Jan 28th, 2020     Read More →

MFM’s Bolus sure of win over Plateau Utd

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Coach of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club (MFM FC), Tony Bolus, has expressed his team’s willpower to beat league leaders, Plateau United in tomorrow’s...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

Pension: Police arrest two for leading protest in Abia

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Police in Abia on Thursday arrested two pensioners in Umuahia for allegedly organising a protest against alleged state government’s failure to pay their pension arrears. The arrested persons...

Fri Jan 24th, 2020     Read More →