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Buhari, Atiku non-Nigerians — IPOB

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By Emeka Mamah Enugu—The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has described the ongoing altercations between the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the opposition Peoples Democratic...

Mon Apr 15th, 2019     Read More →

Litigation against Ihedioha in vain – Committee chair

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The Chairman of the inauguration and hand-over committee of the Imo state governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha, Chris Okewulonu, Sunday described the litigation against the...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

Hundreds return to their homes in Imo, after spending nights in the bush

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Hundreds of the people of Umuohunma, Ezuofoke community of Umunna in Onuimo local government area of Imo state, who abandoned their homes for fear of arrest by the...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

Police confirm murder of Ugochukwu Mbadi, arrest of brother’s ex-wife

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Aba (Abia) – The Police in Abia on Sunday confirmed the murder of a young man, Ugochukwu Mbadi by hired killers in Aba, the commercial hub of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENT: Between Lawan and Ndume

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By Ola Adedayo Using the penultimate week edition of ‘NTA Tuesday Live’, the Nigerian Television Authority talk-show, as barometer to feel the pulse of the nation, it was evidently...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

9th National Assembly:  PDP schemes for secret voting to gain control

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By Yinka Ajayi With the involvement of a dozen chieftains, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senators-elect may have launched a two-pronged plan to wrestle the leadership of the National Assembly...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

9th Assembly Speakership: Why Northern Govs are showing interest in who emerges

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•Contest narrowed down to Gbaja and Bago •Why we are yet to come out with zoning formula — APC By Levinus Nwabughiogu Though an express pronouncement on the zoning arrangement by...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria has to tame its political class

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By Tonnie Iredia At the end of the 2007 general elections in Nigeria, the Election Observation Delegation of the International Republican Institute (IRI) stated in its report that the conduct did...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

Amuneke, a destiny child

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By Patrick Omorodion Before 1991, not many people knew about the young lad from Eziobodo community in Imo State, Emmanuel Amuneke. Even as a player with Julius Berger Football Club of Lagos,...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

A letter to Emeka Ihedioha (2)

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By Obi Nwakanma Currently, Imo is losing out in potential foreign exchange earning to places like Abuja, Lagos, and even Ghana, where the Igbo diaspora sometimes send their children for school and...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

DEATH OF THREE FUTO STUDENTS: Drugs, sex and the pursuit of vanity

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By Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRI. It is no longer news that some students of two tertiary institutions in Imo State, the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO, and Federal Polytechnic, Nekede,...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →

Tears as Dickson buries Govt House photographer, ex aide murdered on election day

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By Samuel Oyadongha TEARS flowed freely yesterday in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State as the remains of the Government House Photographer, Reginald Dei and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP)...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

How we kidnapped, killed American soldier in Imo —Suspect

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By Ifeanyi Okolie Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have arrested seven members of a notorious kidnapping gang who masterminded the January 12,...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Killings: Herdsmen, cultists taking centre stage in southeast

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…Catholic priests, innocent ones falling victims By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features & Vincent Ujumadu In the beginning A spate of killings is creeping into the southeast....

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari arrives Chad

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President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived N’Djamena to participate in the Extraordinary Session of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Sahel-Saharan States...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →