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Man, 40, slits mother’s throat over brother’s land

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Nnewi (Anambra) – The people of Okpunoeze village in Uraugu community of Nnewi, Anambra, were on Wednesday thrown into mourning over the murder of Mrs Bene Ikegwuonwu, 70, by her son,...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

Price of petrol, diesel drop in June – NBS

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fuel-pump By Ediri Ejoh The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, yesterday said average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, popularly known as petrol, fell by 1.5 percent...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

Convulsions in APC

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•Gemade, Kwankwaso, Melaye, 11 other senators; 37 Reps defect from APC •Defections can’t harm my aspiration, APC — Buhari •Defectors lack electoral value...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

UNN alumni hold 98th NEC meeting

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University of Nigeria Nsukka UNIVERSITY of Nigeria Alumni Association, UNAA, will hold its 98th National Executive Council, NEC, meeting, involving members of its National Executive Council and...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

We‘ll ensure quality service from network providers – NCC

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—NIGERIAN Communications Commission, NCC, has said it will continue to protect the interest of consumers by ensuring provision of good quality service as well as...

Tue Jul 24th, 2018     Read More →

I didn’t force INEC to declare result at gun point, Sen Orji tells Otti

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The immediate past Governor of Abia State, and the Senator representing Abia Central district, Chief Theodore Orji, has denied ever coercing the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC)...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Projects delivery: NDDC accuses Akwa Ibom govt of misinformation

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Ekere By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – NIGER Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has accused the Akwa Ibom State Government of misinforming the public on its stewardship in the state....

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Vote buying: Resolving Nigeria’s new political puzzle

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In every election cycle since independence, the problem has been how to deal with issues relating to election management in Nigeria, especially the activities of the electoral umpire. Attention...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Abia State: Welcome to the new economic frontier of Nigeria

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By Sam Hart Abia State : It has been long accepted by developmental scholars and social scientists that the primary responsibility of a leader is to envisage the best future for the led and set...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

18 students emerge winners of NNPC quiz competition

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Eighteen students have emerged winners in the just-concluded zonal contests of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) National Science Quiz Competition held in the six geo-political...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

As Abia hosts 3rd National Council on Niger Delta

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By Jude Ndukwe From Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27, 2018, Abia State will witness a beehive of activities as she hosts the 3rd National Council on Niger Delta, at the State’s...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Enyimba Stadium to be ready in September

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Umuahia – The Commissioner for Information in Abia, John Okiyi, on Saturday said Enyimba International Football Club of Aba would return to their home ground of Enyimba International Stadium...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Valentino 29, a graduate, an actor and producer, needs someone who can sponsor his craft.08160403111 •Henry 37, needs sponsorship,from good spirited...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Abia Gov’ship: I have forgiven Olisa Metuh – Otti

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Alex Otti By Ugochukwu Alaribe & Eric Ugbor ABA- Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, in the 2015 election in Abia State, Dr.Alex Otti , said he had forgiven the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Otti returns for Abia governorship race

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Dr. Alex Otti, a former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance ( APGA ) in the 2015 general elections in Abia on Friday declared his interest to run again in 2019. Otti, a...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →