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Imo police shoot teargas at protesters, Journalists

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Scores of protesters, journalists, yesterday, took cover, after they were fired with teargas by Imo police officers. The protesters, youths of Umuchima in Ihiagwa community in Owerri west local...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari meets APC Governors’ Forum in Daura

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President Muhammadu Buhari met behind closed doors with members of the 18 state governors of the APC Governors’ Forum in Daura, Katsina State on Friday. Newsmen report that three of the...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

We came to condole Buhari over death of two relatives, not 2019 – APC governors

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State Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday said their mission to Daura, Katsina state, was merely to condole President Muhammadu Buhari over the loss of two members of his...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

We will not register under-aged – INEC tells stakeholders

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not register under-aged in the ongoing registration of voters as it is against the nation’s Electoral Act and processes. The...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Anybody who attaches himself to Buhari for re-election is not fit – Abaribe

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- CHAIRMAN, South-East Senate Caucus, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, PDP, Abia South yesterday took a swipe at Senators who opposed the amendment to the Electoral Act regarding...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Imo police teargas protesters, journalists

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Protesting youths of Umuchima in Ihiagwa community, Owerri west local government area, of Imo state, Friday, scampered for safety after they were teargassed by Police...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Petrol sells N195 in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie OWERRI—DESPITE warnings by the Federal Government to sanction petrol stations selling above pump price, the product is still selling above N145 in Imo State....

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Do you really know JACOB ZUMA?

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Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma is a South African politician born in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa in April 12, 1942. He served as the fourth President of South Africa from the 2009...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Jewish clerics cry out over invasion, arrest of worshippers

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—ADHERENTS of the Judaism religion in Aba, Abia State have cried out over alleged invasion of their worship centres and detention of the faithful by the Abia State...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Order of elections: Rowdy session as APC senators move against Saraki

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•Say change of election timetable targeted at Buhari •As 10 pro-Buhari senators walk out on Saraki •Senate confirms 7 RECs for INEC By Henry Umoru ABUJA —THE relative peace...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Killings of Nigerians in S/Africa more of crime issue than xenophobic attack-FG

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that most violent conflicts and killings of Nigerians in South Africa were more of criminal activities than xenophobic attacks. The ministry’s...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

My greatest gift to Imo people is free education – Okorocha

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Governor Rochas Okorocha has said that parents of Children of School age who allow them to hawk instead of sending them to School will be arrested and prosecuted, adding that the law for the...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Fidelity Bank splashes N18m on 12 customers in Valentine’s Day draw

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Fidelity Bank Plc on Wednesday splashed N18 million to 12 customers in the fourth draw of its “Get Alert in Million Reloaded” promo to mark Valentine’s Day. Speaking at the draw...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Why NLNG abandoned Nigeria’s ship registry

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By Godfrey Bivbere Contrary to belief by some stakeholders that the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas, NLNG, prefers its vessels registered abroad, facts have emerged that the company which has a...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

CBN wants Shell banks abolished in Nigeria

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has called for the abolition of shell banks in the country, saying they serve as institutions for money laundering. Shell banks are institutions that carry out...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →