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Defection drama: Ojukwu’s son, political balloon— Anambra govt

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Anambra State government has described Chukwuemeka Ojukwu Jnr., son of late Ikemba of Nnewi, as an inflated political balloon that has no electoral value or consequence in Igboland, the South-East...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Ekwueme’s death, a colossal loss, says Rochas Foundation

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THE Rochas Foundation has described the late former Vice President Alex Ekwueme, as a colossal loss to the Igbo, Nigeria and the African continent. Director General Mrs Uloma Rochas Nwosu, in a...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Apostle Suleman hits Lagos with ‘Tornado’ Conference

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…Blesses aged pastor, corps members with Nmillions Senior Pastor at the Omega Fire Ministries worldwide (OFM), Apostle (Prof.) Johnson Suleman, who left Frankfurt, Germany on Friday last...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

4 killed as arsonists wreak havoc in Delta community

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ASABA-APPREHENSION has enveloped Ogwashi-Uku, headquarters of Aniocha South Local Government Area, Delta State, following successive incidents of attacks on residents by suspected arsonists. It...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Anambra records 5.4 per cent decline in WAEC exam malpractice, says Commissioner

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The Anambra State Government has recorded a massive decline in cases of examination malpractice in the last one year. The state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Kate Omenugha, said on Wednesday...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

S-East town unions beg IGP: Provide security for our leader

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ABA-A pan Igbo socio-political group, Association of South-East Town Unions, ASETU, has urged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to provide security to its National Chairman, Chief...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Perform or be sacked, Obiano warns aides

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By Enyim Enyim ONITSHA—Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has vowed to sack any member of his cabinet that fails to perform during his second term. Governor Obiano, in a statement...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

South East not excluded in appointment of Appeal Court Judges — NJC

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…‘Elevation based on merit, not lopsided’ By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday, denied allegation that the South East region of the...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Stakeholders make case for open budget system in Imo

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The need to put Imo State on the path of transparent governance and inclusive development has been stressed. For this purpose, stakeholders in and outside the state, agreed that open budget system...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Reps express outrage over poor implementation of 2017 budget

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—Members of the House of Representatives were, at yesterday’s plenary, livid with the executive arm of government over poor performance of the 2017 budget....

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

‘If Atiku gives them money, they will jump like frogs, give him Presidential ticket’

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Atiku, Atikulation And Other Stories “I hear say Atiku don port oh, from APC to God knows where…” “He used to be a Customs officer. Going from one port to another should...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Obiano group urges FG to immortalise Ojukwu for justice, equity, good governance

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The Willies Obiano Support Group (WOSG) says the late Chief Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu should be immortalised for the virtues of good governance, justice and equity at all levels of government...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta sworn in for second, five-year term

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Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in for second, five-year term on Tuesday, ending months of political turmoil in the east African nation. President Uhuru Kenyatta Kenyatta won a repeat...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Adebanjo, Anya others laud Ikokwu at 80

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By Olayinka Ajayi IN spite of the flash floods that washed many parts of Lagos away and the attendant traffic snarl, the conference hall of Colonades Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos, was filled to capacity,...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Govs agree to pay workers before Xmas

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Directs CBN gov, Udoma, Adeosun to negotiate with govs •Govs agree, say Paris Club refunds can’t clear all arrears •Negotiate what three tiers can afford—Buhari tells Minimum...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →