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Police deny issuing report on Imo APGA guber primaries

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By Chinonso Alozie OWERRI—THE Imo State Police Command, yesterday said it has not issued any report regarding the governorship primaries conducted in the state by the All Progressive Grand...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Police recruitment: PSC receives 104,289 applications, 12 days after opening portal

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—The Police Service Commission, PSC, has received 104,289 applications from interested Nigerians who want employment into Nigeria Police Force as constables., barely...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Okorocha to create 126 new autonomous communities

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—Fears have been expressed that the Rochas Okorocha administration is poised to create no fewer than 126 new autonomous communities before the 2019 general elections....

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Over 200 volunteers to monitor campaign promises in South-East

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Ahead of the 2019 general elections, over 200 members of civil society organisations and media have been trained to monitor and take record of campaign promises made by...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

What last Ofala means to Igbo people, as Anambra community traditional ruler performs last Ofala

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu, Nnewi In Igbo land, last or final ofa-la festival is the elaborate ceremony used to bid farewell to an Igwe, or Eze (traditional ruler) to acknowledge that he had taken the...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ukraine appeals to Int’l Maritime Organization over Russian aggression

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Ukraine has expressed a protest at the Maritime Safety Committee of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) due to Russia’s armed attack on Ukrainian military boats. Thirty-four IMO...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Police recruitment : In 12 days PSC receives 104,289 applications

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Niger State highest with 7,985 By Kingsley Omonobi- Abuja – The Police Service Commission has received 104,289 applications from interested Nigerians who want employment into the Nigeria...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Donald Duke’s, SDP pulls out of CUPP

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… begins campaign December 19 By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Social Democratic Party,SDP,has finally pulled out of the Coalition of United Political Parties,CUPP,a group of over 45...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

Catholic Church knocks Buhari for refusing to sign Electoral Bill

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—The Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, yesterday described as worrisome, the delay by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law, the amended Electoral Act by the...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn charged, served with fresh arrest warrant

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Japanese prosecutors formally charged Carlos Ghosn with financial misconduct for under-reporting his salary and also served a fresh warrant on separate allegations, local media reported Monday,...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Woman freed in Imo, weeks after failure to pay hospital bill

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A woman in her early 40s, Mrs Gloria Oriuwa, from Onuimo Local Government Area of Imo state, has regained her freedom weeks after she could not pay her hospital bill of N280,000 (Two hundred and...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Imo oil communities demand end to suffering

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Protesters from oil communities in Ohaji /Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State, have said that they can no longer endure the sufferings caused by oil...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Why Ohanaeze must stay away from politics, by Okorocha

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…knocks Fr Mbaka over political comments By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state yesterday warned Ohanaeze Ndigbo against taking sides in the forthcoming 2019...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

How APGA’ll reshape Nigeria —Gbor, Obiano, Oye

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…Gbor, Obiano rooting for Buhari —AAPGA By Clifford Ndujihe & Peter Okutu AWKA—LEADERS and Presidential Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Major General...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

My heart bleeds for Igbo nation – Okorocha

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…lashes out at Reverend Father Mbaka By Chinonso Alozie Owerri – Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, yesterday warned against Ohanaeze Ndigbo taking side in the forthcoming 2019...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →