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Biafra Presidency: No going back, I’ll be sworn in on July 30 – Onwuka

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..What I discussed with Buhari By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – SELF-ACCLAIMED Biafran president, Barr. Benjamin Onwuka has renewed his agitation for Biafra barely 24 hours after he was released...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ugly ordeal of a widow in the hands of land speculators

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By Anayo Okoli ENUGU—A widow, Mrs. Ngozi Emeter has cried out to the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Adamu Mohammed, to come to her rescue from the hands of land speculators bent on...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

New Broadcasting code to tackle fake news, hate speech menace

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Mallam Isaq Modibbo Kawu, says the new broadcasting code billed for launch tomorrow, in Kano will reposition...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ruga: Buhari should’ve lost at the polls — Soyinka

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, S-South, Dapo Akinrefon, Gabriel Ewepu, Chinonso Alozie, Olayinka Ajayi & Odera Ebeze LAGOS — Outrage trailing introduction of the Ruga settlements...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

As Senate reconvenes: I am not for adversarial, rancorous Senate, Lawan tells Colleagues

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*** Vows to disappoint those who think that the leadership of a National Assembly controlled by the ruling party work in harmony with the executive is anathema *** Urges Senators to Work...

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 →

Breaking: 30 killed, many injured as tanker explodes in Benue

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi About 30 persons were on Monday killed while over 60 suffered various degrees of burns while scooping Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as fuel from a loaded truck that...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

Nsukka pepper: MSMEs registration surges in South-East-NAFDAC

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National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says `Nsukka pepper’, a popular local pepper spice, has pushed Medium, Small and Micro Enterprises (MSMEs) seasoning...

Mon Jul 1st, 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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Drug Abuse: winner emerges in 2019 ‘Monster Hit Story Contest’

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By Ayo Onikoyi An Enugu based pastor, Gabriel Obiano (Gabriel Ooc), has emerged winner of 2019 Monster Hit Story Contest. The competition is an initiative of Ororo Pattaya 20km and David Jones,...

Sat Jun 22nd, 2019     Read More →

AFCON: Ex Rangers midfielder urges Super Eagles to be resilient, aggressive in attack

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Enugu – Arthur Ebunam, ex-Rangers International midfielder, has urged the Super Eagles to be aggressive in attack in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign that kicks off on June...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

2019 AFCON: EEDC assures of prompt repair of faulty installations

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Enugu – Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) on Friday assured South-East residents of prompt repair of faulty electrical installation during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →