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Breaking: Senate begins Probe of Senator Abbo for slapping nursing mother

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate has begun probe into the case of a serving lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo PDP, Adamawa North who allegedly slapped a nursing mother repeatedly at a sex toy...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Opposition mounts against FG’s Ruga settlement for herdsmen

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lWe won’t allow Ruga in any part of S-East — Umahi lWe won’t cede our land to outsiders—Fayemi lControversy on Ruga unnecessary—Lalong lNo FG gazetted land in Benue...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

How we’ll tackle Miyetti Allah’s vigilante in S-East – Anambra vigilante

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo & Peter Okutu ONITSHA— Anambra State chairman of Vigilante Supervisory Committee/Senior Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano, on Vigilante Matters, Chief...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Enugu community, MACBAN, others deny report of herders, cattle expulsion

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The people of Agbada Nenwe in Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu State, members of the Hausa/Fulani community and Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, in the South-East...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

How we’ll tackle Miyetti Allah’s vigilante in S-East—Anambra vigilante

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo & Peter Okutu ONITSHA—Anambra State chairman of Vigilante Supervisory Committee/Senior Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano on Vigilante Matters, Chief...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze sends draft bill for S/East federation

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As the Federal Government proposes Ruga settlements in various states of the country for herders, the youth wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo has submitted a proposal for a draft bill for the federation of...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

Ruga: No available land in South-East, South-South – Umahi

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Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi says that there is no plan to establish Ruga settlement in any part of the South-East and South-South zones of Nigeria. Umahi disclosed this in a statement by his Chief...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

Stop collecting pensions, SERAP tells Orji Kalu, Goje, Okorocha, others

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged all former governors now in the ninth Senate to “publicly commit to stop collecting pensions from their states while they...

Sun Jun 30th, 2019     Read More →

I married my husband in 200level — Akachi Adimora-Ezigbo

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By Chris Onuoha Professor Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo now teaches at Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State as a contract lecturer. She is the former Head and Dean of...

Sat Jun 29th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos, 11 other states refuse to publish 2019 budget despite World Bank’s N228.7bn Per-State incentive — BudgIT

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Twelve of Nigerian state governments have proved that the returns from the usual business of budget secrecy are much more fulfilling to them than the $750million incentive provided by the World...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

From south to east, north to west: The 133 deadliest roads in Nigeria

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Victor Ogunyinka Insecurity is about the biggest challenge facing the Nigeria of today, that is not to say education, health, and other germane sectors are less important and unconventionally, bad...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

The plight of state pensioners

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AS the Labour sector and the nation at large get set for the battle to implement the recently-approved National Minimum Wage, the complementary Labour compensation law – the Pension Act...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

More groups reject Miyetti Allah’s request for vigilante in S-East

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By Anayo Okoli, Chinonso Alozie, Chinedu Adonu & Nwabueze Okonkwo ENUGU—MORE groups have joined the league rejecting the idea mooted by the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

“Our search for youth empowerment cut across the world”

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Stories by Moses Nosike Regretting the cause of unemployment in Nigeria, especially among the youths, Chief Solomon Ogbonna, after his election as President, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Lagos, he started...

Sat Jun 22nd, 2019     Read More →

“Our search for youth empowerment cut across the world”

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Regretting the cause of unemployment in Nigeria, especially among the youths, Chief Solomon Ogbonna, after his election as President, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Lagos, he started initiating programmes for...

Sat Jun 22nd, 2019     Read More →