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Edo, EU, British Council strategise on response team against gender-based violence

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The Edo State Government, the European Union and the British Council have concluded plans to set-up a Sexual Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) response team, which will lead campaigns in dealing with...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

I’m working assiduously to ensure safe return of Lagos fire service chief, others — CP

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The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Zubairu Muazu, says all hands are on deck to ensure the safe return of the Director of the State Fire Service, Mr Rasaki Musibau, and others abducted in...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Finally, Gov. Obiano resolves herders, farmers crisis in Anambra

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The Anambra Government says it has resolved the crisis between herdsmen and crop farmers in the Anam community of Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. Chief Willie Obiano It was...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos fire boss kidnap: Fear grips family, co-workers 48hrs after

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….Abductors yet to establish contact By Olasunkanmi Akoni & Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS—fear, yesterday, gripped family members of the Director, Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze, Bianca, NMA, others pay tribute to late Ikedife

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo There were special tributes weekend at the industrial city of Nnewi, Anambra State in honour of the late Dr. Dozie Ikedife, former President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo who died...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Awaiting Buhari’s list of ministers

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By Eric Teniola ONLY four elected Nigerian leaders have had the opportunity of presenting lists of ministers after re-election. They are Sir AbubakarTafawa Balewa (1912-1966), first and only Prime...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Killings: Sit up, re-organise military, Archbishop Anikwenwa tells FG

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—Former Dean, Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Maxwell Anikwena has charged the federal government to find a lasting solution to the on-going...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity worsens

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IGP beefs up security in Katsina MOPOL, other security operatives take over Anambra West 12 killed as cultists clash in two Rivers communities Police inspector, 6 others shot dead, 5 injured in...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Ugwuanyi’s aide hail Ayogu Eze over plans to discontinue post-election battle

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The Special Assistant to Enugu state Governor on New Media Matters, Mr. Emmanuel Jonathan, JP, has commended the 2019 Gubernatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Sen. Ayogu Eze, over...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Herdsmen attack in Anambra: Obiano to cut short his trip abroad

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By Vincent Ujumadu Awka—GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State, currently on a trip abroad, may be forced to return before the scheduled date following weekend’s attack by suspected...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Obi introduced equity, not zoning in Anambra —Aide

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Former Governor of Anambra State and the PDP Vice Presidential candidate in the last election, Mr. Peter Obi did not introduce nor contemplate introducing zoning in the gubernatorial elections...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

FG, NACCIMA hail Ugwuanyi for enhancing Ease of Doing Business in Enugu

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The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah and the National President of Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA),...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

When death swept through Nigerian arts community

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By Osa Mbonu-Amadi, Arts Editor The past one year, especially the first three months of 2019, has been a dark period for the arts community in Nigeria. Between February 2018 and March 2019, the...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Killings, banditry : Sorrow in Anambra, Zamfara, Katsina, Rivers, Borno

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Bashir Bello & Monsuru Olowoopejo •As kidnappers, herdsmen, robbers, other criminals go on rampage •It’ll be ridiculous to say...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

ALLEGED DUMPING OF CORPSES IN IGBO MONARCH’S PALACE: Ex-Minister Chidoka, two others in the eye of the storm

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•Chiefs’ suspension won’t stand — Igwe’s second-in-command By Nwabueze Okonkwo The age-long unity and mutual understanding within the royal cabinet of Obosi in Idemili...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →