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I would have questioned God for creating me a Nigerian if . . . – Corporal Nwafor

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…Biafran war veteran, Corporal Nwafor, fumes over state of the nation …Recalls how Ojukwu provided security for Northern soldiers and why women liked the Biafran warlord …Speaks...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

NORTH REACTS TO OIL DISCOVERY: South will no longer see us as parasites

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…It will balance wealth equation in Nigeria …It will encourage criminality like it did in Niger Delta …Militancy will surface in the north …Agriculture in the north may be...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t pay any money to our staff for services, JAMB advises candidates

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By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has advised candidates not to pay money to any of its staff for any services. JAMB Rather, JAMB has asked the...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

Benue: Operation Zenda have uncover shallow grave of wife of a Police Sergeant

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By Peter Duru – Makurdi Operatives of the Benue joint security patrol team code-named ‘Operation Zenda have uncovered the shallow grave of the wife of a Police Sergeant, Mrs. Bridget...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

FG orders NEMA to suspend agric intervention for flood disaster, herdsmen crisis victims

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By Peter Duru The federal government has ordered the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA to suspend the distribution of agricultural intervention for the 2018 flood victims and herdsmen...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

At least 10m people stateless worldwide — UNHCR

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The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Wednesday that at least 10 million people around the world were stateless with thousands of them living in the West Africa...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

FHA to build 30,000 mass houses in Abuja diaspora city

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By Tordue Salem – Abuja The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) on Wednesday, disclosed plans to construct 30,000 houses in Abuja Diaspora City on 750 hectares of land in Kabuzu-Maitama II...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Road crashes claimed 351 lives in 3 states in 9 months — FRSC

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Wednesday, said that road traffic crashes killed 351 persons, while 2,413 were injured between January and September in Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Wife sends warning message to husband’s mistress with a snake charm in Delta

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There was serious drama today along Efeizomor Street, Boji-Boji Owa, Delta after a woman placed a snake charm in front of the shop of a lady who’s allegedly sleeping with her husband. ...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Partner with Okowa to develop Delta, Okoro tells Presidents general

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By Festus Ahon SPECIAL Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Community and Rural Development, Mr Emmanuel Okoro, has charged kingdoms Presidents General to partner with the State Government in the...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Benue Investment Company sacks 44 workers

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The Benue Investment and Property Company (BIPC), on Tuesday announced the sack of 44 workers it claimed were redundant. Ortom Mr Alex Adum, its Managing Director, who announced this at his first...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Suspected herdsmen attack Benue woman in her farm, chop off arm

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By Peter Duru – Makurdi A middle-aged woman Mrs Grace Zeku was at the weekend reportedly attacked by suspected armed herdsmen who chopped off her left arm at Gboogyo village in Guma local...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Tension as suspected herdsmen attack hunter in Imo 

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By Chinonso Alozie Suspected armed herdsmen Tuesday night attacked a hunter named Eze Anorue, in Amakohia-ubi community in Owerri west local government area of Imo state, and left him with...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Court grants interim forfeiture of N116m in constituency projects scam

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Justice A.R. Muhammad of Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, October 14, 2019 granted an order for interim forfeiture of N116m alleged proceeds of crime linked to the non- execution of...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →