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‘Why safety measures in workplace environment is important’

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The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), has pledged to continue to uphold best global acceptable safety measures in its operations in the country.Managing Director of the Company,...

Thu Nov 28th, 2019     Read More →

Ihedioha presents N197bn budget for 2020 fiscal year

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The budget proposed N91.4 billion for the recurrent expenditure and capital expenditure of N106.2 billion which represents 53.8 percent of the proposed budget. The Consolidated Revenue Fund...

Wed Nov 27th, 2019     Read More →

Experts equip youth with workplace ethics to curb unemployment

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To curb unemployment in the society, experts have trained youths across Nigeria on work place ethics and skill development for access into the career space.The Programme Manager, Soar Yonder,...

Tue Nov 26th, 2019     Read More →

Imo awards N40bn road contract, set to bid for sports festival

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Gove Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State Imo State Government says it has awarded over N40 billion contracts for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of dilapidated roads in the state. The state Gov....

Tue Nov 26th, 2019     Read More →

MOSOP, coalition demand Rivers oil areas development commission

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Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) and Niger Delta Civil Society Coalition (NDCSC) has urged Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State to establish an oil-producing areas development...

Mon Nov 25th, 2019     Read More →

Pastor defiles daughter in church vestry, threatens to curse her if she tells

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…Aborts three pregnancies for him with the help of her mother By Harris Emmanuel & Chioma Onuegbu An Akwa Ibomite, Fortune, aged 20 has revealed that the first time her father defiled...

Sun Nov 24th, 2019     Read More →

Imo commissioner dies few weeks after appointment

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Few weeks after his appointment and swearing in, Imo State Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Tony Okere, has died. An aide to Governor Emeka Ihedioha, who pleaded anonymity,...

Sat Nov 23rd, 2019     Read More →

NEC to examine ownership structure of power distribution companies

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El-Rufai, Ihedioha at the 99th National Economic Council (NEC) Meeting, today at the State House. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVThe National Economic Council (NEC) has resolved to set up an ad hoc...

Thu Nov 21st, 2019     Read More →

Anglican bishop blames parents for social vices

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Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Egbu, Imo State, Geoffrey Okorafor, has said that parents should be blamed for youths’ engagement in cultism and other social vices in the country. Okorafor...

Wed Nov 20th, 2019     Read More →

Imo State disowns ultimatum for herdsmen to vacate state

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Imo State Government has disowned an ultimatum issued by a group, under the aegis of Coalition of South East Youth Leaders, that herdsmen in the state should leave within 24 hours. “The...

Tue Nov 19th, 2019     Read More →

Imo State condemns invasion of zoo by host community

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Imo State Ministry of Environment has condemned the recent invasion of the state Zoological Garden and Wildlife Park by the host Nekede community in Owerri West council area of the state. Mr...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrests mother of three for allegedly killing 2-month old baby, other

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Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested a housewife, Mrs. Ukamaka Ezike, for allegedly beating two out of her three children to death. According to the Police Public Relations...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal court sacks 2 lawmakers in Imo, orders fresh elections in 90 days

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An Appeal Court sitting in Owerri on Saturday sacked Obinna Onwubuariri, the member representing Isiala Mbano/Onuimo/Okigwe Federal constituency of Imo in the House of representatives. The...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gubernatorial Elections: NSCDC deploys for effective coverage

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Following the determination to ensure hitch-free outings in the forthcoming Kogi and Bayelsa states election respectively, the Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Graphic: Woman slaughters neighbor’s four-year-old son in Imo

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A woman identified as Roseline, was on Thursday arrested by the police for allegedly killing neighbor’s four year old son by slitting his throat with a knife, In Ibi Abueke, in Imo state....

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →