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Move to higher grounds, NEMA warns communities along River Niger

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—FOLLOWING the devastating floods that have so far ravaged 27 states this year, National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has again warned communities along the River...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

Exercise Python Dance II: Nigerian army unveils public cell phone numbers

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Following the launch of its military exercise tagged, Operation Egwu Eke II or Operation Python Dance II in the south-eastern states of Abia, Anambra, Enugu, Imo and Ebonyi by the Nigerian army,...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

NEEDLESS DEATHS: FG should sensitise Nigerians on dangers of generator fumes

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THE Good Governance Initiative, GGI, has called on the Federal Government to commence sensitisation on the dangers of generator fumes, lamenting that the rate at which people die as a result of...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

Storm, as Army sets up another Operation Python Dance in S-East

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By Vincent Ujumadu & Anayo Okoli AWKA — THE announcement by the military hierarchy that it was organising another exercise in the South East geo political zone code named Operation...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

Anambra poll: 21,084 policemen, 3 helicopters, gunboats to be deployed to S-East

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA — The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mr Ibrahim Idris, yesterday, said he has deployed additional Police Mobile Force Units to South-East states ahead of the...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

IGP dares IPOB, says no group can stop Anambra poll

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…okays deployment of 21, 084 policemen, 3 helicopters, gunboats …..asks Ohaneze Ndigbo to prevail on youths By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Inspector General of Police, IGP,...

Tue Sep 12th, 2017     Read More →

EEDC arrests 4 for vandalizing electricity installations

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU—ENUGU Electricity Distribution Company, EEDC, has arrested four vandals of electricity installation worth millions of naira in its coverage areas within two weeks....

Tue Sep 12th, 2017     Read More →

Charly Boy, Adeyanju visit family of 10-yr-old boy killed in Owerri Market, call for investigation

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The members of pro-democracy and good governance groups, OurMumuDonDo Movement and Concerned Nigerians led by ace musician, Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charly Boy and Deji Adeyanju, respectively have...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB: Many injured as troops attack Kanu’s home

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By Emeka Mamah, Clifford Ndujihe, Kingsley Omonobi, Anayo Okoli, Vincent Ujumadu & Joseph Erunke UMUAHIA — SCORES of youths were allegedly injured, yesterday, as gunmen suspected to be...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

TROMPCOM LEADERSHIP TUSSLE: I will not be part of a body where people are misled – Oba Ewuare II of Benin

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SIMON EBEGBULEM, BENIN-CITY Penultimate Tuesday, traditional rulers from oil producing communities in the Niger Delta, led by the Amanayabor of Twon Brass, HRM Alfred Diete-Spiff, visited the...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Attack on Catholic priests: Churches beef up security

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Security has been beefed up in Catholic churches in Lagos and the eastern part of the country, following the abduction of priests by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. In one week, attempts had...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Sunday resides in Ibadan, needs someone help sponsor his PhD program.08137442069 •A lady, needs sponsorship for her,movie.08031956458 •Henry, a graduate,...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Ex beauty queen unveils scholarship scheme for students

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By JIMITOTA ONOYUME Ex beauty queen, Miss Ifeoma Ihekwoaba has unveiled a scholarship scheme for students through her Iheoma Ihekwoaba Foundation. Speaking at the unveiling ceremony in Port...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Insecurity: Army begins Operation Python Dance II in South East

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IN its determination to immediately bring an end to the prevailing security problems, especially kidnapping, in the South East, the Nigerian Army has concluded arrangements to deploy combat-ready...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Wanted: A restructuring of Nigerian minds by Femi Adesina

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Hearing some Nigerians speak (whether based at home or in the Diaspora) you discern that they are “in the gall of bitterness and in the bondage of iniquity.” They spew out things that...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →