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Boycotting 2019 polls will amount to shooting ourselves in the foot, Methodist Prelate warns Ndigbo

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Umuahia – The Most-Rev. Samuel Uche, the Prelate of Methodist Church, Nigeria, has said that it will be counterproductive for Ndigbo to boycott the 2019 general elections as canvassed by the...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

N27bn fraud: How EFCC arrested ex-Gov Orji’s son, friend at Abuja night club

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Details of how operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, laid siege to a popular night club frequented by sons and daughters of the powerful...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

EFCC denies arresting Atiku’s sons

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied arresting the sons of Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Ibrahim Magu,...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

EFCC raids Atiku’s sons’ apartment In Abuja

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has raided an apartment belonging to sons of the PDP presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar over the weekend. The building also houses an...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Ikeogu Oke: The poet who penned his own epitaph

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•”Here lies a man who loved virtue and art” – Ikeogu Oke (Sept 2018) •Prof. Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo, Dr Lola Akande also comment By Prisca Duru When news about the...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

How APGA’ll reshape Nigeria —Gbor, Obiano, Oye

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…Gbor, Obiano rooting for Buhari —AAPGA By Clifford Ndujihe & Peter Okutu AWKA—LEADERS and Presidential Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Major General...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Anti-corruption Award: Tinubu lauds Ribadu

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A national leader of All Progressives’ Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Chairman, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, for...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

19th NSF: Kaduna thrash Abia 8-0 in Hockey

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Kaduna male hockey team on Sunday thrashed their Abia counterparts 8-0 in the ongoing National Sports Festival (NSF). hockey Nathaniel Usman opened scoring at the 18th minute through a penalty...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

REVEALED: ’70m Nigerians need housing’

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Mr Mustapha Shehuri, the Minister of State 1 for Power, Works and Housing, has expressed concerns over lack of housing for more than 70 million Nigerians. File: High brow Prudential Estate Shehuri...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria bigger than politics – Dickson

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By Samuel Oyadongha, YENAGOA PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, former President Goodluck Jonathan, the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, former Vice President, and Peoples Democratic Party...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo, Atiku, others storm Patani for Dickson’s mother funeral

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By Emem Idio & Perez Brisibe PATANI – DIGNITARIES including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, PDP leaders meet in Port Harcourt

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Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday met at the PDP Campaign Office in Port Harcourt, where they discussed key issues ahead of the party’s victory during the forthcoming...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

First impressions of Australia

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By Muyiwa Adetiba The visas to Australia came on the day we were originally billed to travel and two days after we had cancelled our tickets to avoid ‘losing everything.’ It was the...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

FG, Abia sign deal for Enyimba Economic City

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THE Federal Government and Abia State Government have signed Definitive Agreements for the project between the Enyimba City Economic Zone Limited. GovernorIkpeazu No plan to ban Okada operation...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

No Chinese was caught with human parts in Abia – CP Ezike

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By Anayo OKOLI UMUAHIA—THE Abia State Police Command has dismissed a trending video in the social media showing some unnamed Chinese said to have been arrested in Umuahia, the Abia State...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →