Latest News, Events and Happenings in Imohttp://news.bestnaira.com/Latest News.en-usBangladesh launches second phase of Safe, sustainable ship recyclinghttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/bangladesh-launches-second-phase-of-safe-sustainable-ship-recyclinghttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/bangladesh-launches-second-phase-of-safe-sustainable-ship-recyclingThe second phase of an IMO-implemented project to enhance safe and environmentally sound ship recycling in Bangladesh has been launched at a meeting of stakeholders in Dhaka, Bangladesh, last month. The 19-month project is funded under a US$1.1 mill <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Anti-party: APC hammer to fall on Okorocha, Okafor, others —Uzodinmahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/anti-party-apc-hammer-to-fall-on-okorocha-okafor-others-uzodinmahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/anti-party-apc-hammer-to-fall-on-okorocha-okafor-others-uzodinmaBy Chidi NkwoparaOWERRI&mdash;There are OWERRI&mdash;There are fears that the All Progressives Congress, APC, sledgehammer will soon fall on Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, as well as the member representing Okigwe South federal constituency, <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Another pipeline explosion looms in Abiahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/another-pipeline-explosion-looms-in-abiahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/another-pipeline-explosion-looms-in-abiaBY ANAYO OKOLIUMUAHIA&mdash;UNLESS something is done and urgently too, another Abia community, this time Umunwanwa in Umuahia South Council of the state, may be a victim of pipeline explosion. Scene of pipeline explosionKANU: Nothing has changed, d <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 For Saraki, Number 13 = 56http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/for-saraki-number-13-56http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/for-saraki-number-13-56LET me do a little review about the history of the nation&rsquo;s upper legislative chamber, the Senate. It has so far had 13 Presidents. Of these 13, three of them, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, Dr. Dennis Osadebey and Chief Nwafor Orizu, presided when the na <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 How over 30 prison inmates regained freedom in Imohttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/how-over-30-prison-inmates-regained-freedom-in-imohttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/how-over-30-prison-inmates-regained-freedom-in-imoBy Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRIThe thunderous ovation that spontaneously came from the Federal Prison, Owerri, on December 10, 2018, could ordinarily, have been mistaken for an impending uprising by the inmates of the establishment. inmatesCourt adjourns <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Presidency denies receiving petition on Nigerian detained in U. S.http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/presidency-denies-receiving-petition-on-nigerian-detained-in-u-shttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/presidency-denies-receiving-petition-on-nigerian-detained-in-u-sThe Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa has denied receiving any petition on a Nigerian detained by the U. S. authority.SSA to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dab <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Assassins on prowl in Imohttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/assassins-on-prowl-in-imohttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/assassins-on-prowl-in-imoBy Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRIThe recent assassination of a retired Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, Mr. Innocent Brown and his wife, in their Umuoke, Obowo local council area country home, has heightened the fear of imo people about their safety, in <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Okorocha donates 100 vehicles to policehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/okorocha-donates-100-vehicles-to-policehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/okorocha-donates-100-vehicles-to-policeBy Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRI.Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, yesterday, donated 100 Toyota Sienna vehicles to the State Police Command. Rochas OkorochaSpeaking during the handover ceremony in Owerri, Okorocha described community policing as &#8 <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Only Buhari ‘ll give Igbo president in 2023’http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/only-buhari-ll-give-igbo-president-in-2023http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/only-buhari-ll-give-igbo-president-in-2023By Vincent UjumaduAwka &#8211; A GROUP, &lsquo;One&ndash;on-One Nigeria&rsquo;, which is campaigning for the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 has said that its main reason for the support was that only Buhari presidency could guarant <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari rejects NASS’ approval for refund of N488.7bn to stateshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/buhari-rejects-nass-approval-for-refund-of-n4887bn-to-stateshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/buhari-rejects-nass-approval-for-refund-of-n4887bn-to-statesPresident Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the National Assembly&rsquo;s approval for refund of N488.7 billion to State Governments for projects they executed on behalf of the Federal Government.President BuhariBuhari communicated the decision through <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Only Buhari we’ll give Igbo president in 2023’http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/only-buhari-well-give-igbo-president-in-2023http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/only-buhari-well-give-igbo-president-in-2023By Vincent UjumaduAwka &#8211; A GROUP, &lsquo;One&ndash;on-One Nigeria&rsquo;, which is campaigning for the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 has said that its main reason for the support was that only Buhari presidency could guarant <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 FIIRS – Collector of taxes by force in an era of poverty(1)http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/fiirs-collector-of-taxes-by-force-in-an-era-of-poverty1http://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/fiirs-collector-of-taxes-by-force-in-an-era-of-poverty1By Eric TeniolaTHE Chairman of Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Dr. Babatunde Fowler is a man who takes his job seriously. Babatunde FowlerAt every opportunity, he tells us of the success of the organisation which he has led since August <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 N17bn judgment debt facing Imo —Okorochahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/n17bn-judgment-debt-facing-imo-okorochahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/n17bn-judgment-debt-facing-imo-okorocha&#8230;As Imo CJ laments killing of senior magistrate, contracting work forceBy Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI&mdash;Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, says his administration is currently facing a staggering N17 billion judgment debt slammed on it by a <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Igbo Day Celebration: Ohanaeze, PANDEF, Afenifere meet in Owerrihttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/igbo-day-celebration-ohanaeze-pandef-afenifere-meet-in-owerrihttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/igbo-day-celebration-ohanaeze-pandef-afenifere-meet-in-owerri&#8230;As late Ojukwu, Maitama, 13 others bag awardsBy Chinonso Alozie OWERRI&mdash;The different socio-cultural organisations representing the various zones in Nigeria, yesterday arrived in Owerri for the Igbo Day Celebration.IGBO DAY CELEBRATION: <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Imo AUN gov candidate gets backing of Nollywood actorshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/imo-aun-gov-candidate-gets-backing-of-nollywood-actorshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/imo-aun-gov-candidate-gets-backing-of-nollywood-actorsBy Timothy OkechukwuOWERRI&mdash;The governorship candidate of Alliance for United Nigeria, AUN, Mr Mbanefo Christ Ezuma, yesterday got the support of members of the Nollywood actors and actresses, for choosing their member, Mrs Nneoma Ukpabi as <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0100