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Monkey Pox cases increase to 74 in 11 states – FG

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The Monkey pox virus outbreak has spread to 11 states with 74 suspected cases recorded, Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has said. Adewole made the disclosure in Abuja on Wednesday when he...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

No new ideas about Buhari and Ndigbo

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Last Friday’s interaction between President Muhammadu Buhari and Igbo leaders could have been the beginning of a fresh engagement between two hitherto...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Rivers PDP blasts APC for linking Gov Wike to Army vaccine scare

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The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has noted with dismay the sinister and treacherous effort of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State to vent their anger and...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: When South-East, South-South govs asked God for forgiveness

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DUE to perceived marginalisation of the South-East and South-South regions, their governors now seek for solutions not only politically but also spiritually. South-East Voice gathered that the...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Ohanaeze youths reject restructuring

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Ohanaeze Youths Council, OYC, yesterday, rejected calls for the restructuring of the country, saying some politicians, who misma-naged the economy, are using...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

How can anyone go to bed, sleep soundly when workers have not been paid – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite of interventions by the Federal...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

‘Operation Egwu Eke 11: Army curtail violent secessionist agitators, criminals’

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The Nigerian Army said they had curtailed the menace of violent secessionist agitators within the South-East and Cross River during the just-concluded Operation Egwu Eke II. Newsmen report that...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings for Tuesday, 17th October, 2017

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As the President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki is currently in Russia at the sidelines of the 137th IPU Assembly, the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, led the...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Okorocha and Jacob Zuma’s statue

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What is it about South African President Jacob Zuma and statues? Two statues in one month- generating controversy from the streets of Pretoria to the streets of Owerri in Nigeria. In the first...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

FG targets 100% Nigerian Content in 2027

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THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has been tasked to ensure that the Nigerian oil and gas industry is able to produce all its needs by year 2027, the Minister of State...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Senate summons NNPC GMD, Shell MD over revocation, re-award of OML 13

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—FRESH ABUJA—FRESH troubles appear to be looming for the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Maikanti Baru, as the Senate...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Labour rejects Zuma’s statue in Owerri, demands its pull down

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young UNITED Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, has rejected the erection of statue of President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, in Owerri by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State,...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Imo CP, Ezike, bags NUJ award

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By Emma Nnadozie IMO State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, has emerged winner of Excellence Performance Award 2017 by Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Anambra State Council. In a statement,...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Imo Assembly dethrones monarch

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri – The Imo state House of Assembly, said it has dethroned a traditional ruler, Eze Basil Iguegbe of Agbobu Autonomous community, in Okiqwe Local Government Area of...

Mon Oct 16th, 2017     Read More →

Nobody should kill Nigerians in South Africa— Jacob Zuma

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By Chinonso Alozie & Victoria Ojeme OWERRI—The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, yesterday, warned that no Nigerian citizen should be killed in any part of his country. Zuma was...

Mon Oct 16th, 2017     Read More →