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Hunters become the hunted in N-Delta

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…as gangsters KILL policemen, cart away their arms • Delta: Officers maimed, AK 47 rifles stolen • Cross River: Bandits, cultists execute cops, run off with guns • Akwa Ibom,...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Civil war echoes: Development of Nigeria’ll be difficult unless… – Gov Ikpeazu

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By Chioma Okonkwo In apparent reference to the Nigerian civil war, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has called on Nigerians to imbibe the virtues of truth, forgiveness and transparency, which, he said,...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Support for Alex Otti grows in Abia, Europe, US

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By Chioma Okonkwo Support for the governorship ambition of Dr. Alex Otti in Abia State continues across the state as well as major countries of the world as influential and grassroots...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

NGO wants infrastructure development to end foreign medical tourism

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A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Medicaid Cancer Foundation has urged government at all level to increase development in the health sector to reduce foreign medical tourism. Co-fundraiser...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Subject candidates to integrity test, Labour Party urges Nigerians

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – Labour Party, LP, has insisted that candidates who have the confidence of Nigerian voters would secure victory at the polls in the forthcoming general...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

How Buhari ‘ll silence Peter Obi

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By Emeka Obasi Change is in the air, this Peter Obi formula expertly adopted by Abubakar Atiku calls for a national emergency. Aso Villa should not just dismiss it as another propaganda applied by...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

KANU: Nothing has changed, don’t play politics with our name, family tells Ikpeazu

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…Whereabouts of mother, father still unknown BY ANAYO OKOLI UMUAHIA—THE whereabouts of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, are still shrouded in...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

We shall restitute all established cases of extortion, injustices — APGA

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The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has said that it will treat all complaints of perceived injustices by members from the recent primary elections to the satisfaction of all. APGA...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Actor Sadiq Daba now “Garkuwan Nollywood”

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Veteran actor Sadiq Daba has been honoured as “Garkuwan Nollywood,” Hausa translation for “Shield of Nollywood,” by stakeholders in the motion picture...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

S-East govs to rebuild palace of Nnamdi Kanu’s father

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…Pro-Biafra groups commend Ikpeazu over assurance to rebuild palace …As other pro-Biafra groups reject IPOB leader’s Jerusalem declaration By Dennis Agbo & Peter Okutu...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Aba has great future investment potential – Ikpeazu

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Abia Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu has urged Nigerians and other nationals contemplating investing to invest in Aba, whose great investment potential would soon double with Enyimba Economic City...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

5 Pro Biafra groups commend Ikpeazu for assurance on rebuilding of Nnamdi Kanu’s father’s palace

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By Peter Okutu Abakaliki-NO fewer than 5 pro Biafra groups, Thursday commended Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State for his assurance that the South East Governors would rebuild the palace of the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

APGA blasts Ikpeazu for sharing jeeps to council chairmen

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—THE All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Abia state chapter, has said it is sad and disappointed at Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s sharing of Prado jeeps to the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

EXPLOSION: Abia govt warns residents to shun pipeline areas

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…As group calls for judicial inquiry into pipeline explosion By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—FOLLOWING the continuous spilling of petroleum products along the pipeline right of way in some...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Thunder kills man cutting down iroko tree in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—A timber contractor, Aluko Ramoni, was reportedly struck dead by thunder while cutting an iroko tree in ifira Akoko, area of Ondo State. A lightning is pictured over...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →