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Shun cultism, drug abuse, Provost FCAI counsels matriculating students

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—THE Provost of Federal College of Agriculture Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Prof. Justina Mgbada yesterday warned the newly matriculated students to shun social vices...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

Group solicits support for anti-grazing laws in S’East

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—A pan-Igbo organisation, Aligbo Development Foundation, ADF, has enjoined all stakeholders in the development of Igboland to mount pressure on governors and state...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Forum urges states to adopt Computerised Vehicle Inspection for safety

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Forum of Commissioners for Transportation on Wednesday urged states to adopt Computerised Vehicle Inspection to enhance safety and also implement the upgrade of VIO Oral test for driving license...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Ebonyi football fans plead with Nigerians over Super Eagles loss to Serbia

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Ebonyi football fans have pleaded with football fans in the country over the Super Eagles 2-0 loss to Serbia in a friendly on Tuesday in London. Nigeria’s midfielder Ogenyi Onazi (2R) shoots...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: ASETU calls for state police

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—THE Association of South East Town Unions, ASETU, has called for the introduction of state police in Nigeria to check the rising cases of insecurity and killings in...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Man bags 3 years jail term for vandalising EEDC property

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A young man, 25 years old, identified as Chidiebere Duru, an indigene of Umuafai Village, Dikenafai, Ideato South Local Government Area of Imo State was on Friday, March 23rd, 2018 sentenced to...

Tue Mar 27th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Ekweremadu blows hot, tackles APC

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The Deputy Senate president, Dr. Ike Ekweremadu, has on Monday tackled All Progressives Party, APC, over what he termed the use of anti-corruption agencies by the current administration to harass...

Mon Mar 26th, 2018     Read More →

Electoral Act: Senate inches closer to overriding Buhari’s veto

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As Pro-Buhari, Pro-Senate groups battle, 67 Senators sign register By Henry Umoru ABUJA-STRONG indications emerged weekend that the National Assembly members have started collating signatures on...

Mon Mar 26th, 2018     Read More →

50% of petrol pumped through Aba-Enugu pipeline stolen – NNPC

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By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Sunday, lamented the high rate of pipeline vandalisation in the south-eastern part of the country, stating tthat more than 50...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

APC vows to take over South-East in 2019

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The All Progressives Congress (APC),says the party will take over the three states in the South-East zone controlled by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections. It...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

APC vows to take over South-East in 2019

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Abakaliki – The All Progressives Congress (APC),says the party will take over the three states in the South-East zone controlled by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

How EEP ’ll light up 37 varsities, seven teaching hospitals

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief Lack of power supply in federal universities and university teaching hospitals in Nigeria has been cited as a barrier to learning, institutional operations and...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

IFAD—VCDP to expand scope of operation to Ebonyi

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The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)—assisted Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP), has said that the expansion of its scope of operation to Ebonyi was...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

7.4m pupils benefitting from school feeding programme—Osinbajo

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Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says that no fewer than 7.4 million pupils are benefitting from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme(NHGSFP) of the Federal Government. Osinbajo,...

Fri Mar 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Court strikes out corruption charges against Justice Ngwuta of S-Court

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…says FG needs NJC’s approval to arrest, prosecute Judges By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Friday, struck out the 13-count criminal...

Fri Mar 23rd, 2018     Read More →