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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 →

Killing fields of North-west: They killed my husband, our three children in my presence – Zamfara survivor

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•’Their bullets could not kill me but I don’t know the whereabouts of my two wives and eight children’ •Who are the bandits? Sources unmask them! Ben Agande, Kaduna...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Imo people and the Ihedioha hysteria

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By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye Since Mr Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, emerged the winner of the governorship election held recently in Imo State, all sorts of people who are able...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Why APGA lost to PDP in Imo – Njoku, chairmanship aspirant

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By Chinonso Alozie, Ahead of the May 2019 National Convention of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, a national chairmanship aspirant, Edozie Njoku has said that the party lost the Imo State...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Imo Assembly to probe cause of Owerri Airport fire

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Imo State House of Assembly, yesterday passed a motion to look into the circumstances that led to the fire incident at the Imo Airport. The motion which was raised...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Community protests indiscriminate arrest by police over murder of 18-year-old in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—NO fewer than 10 persons were arrested by Imo policemen in Umuohunma, Ezuofoke community of Umunna in Onuimo Local Government Area Of Imo State, following the...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

How Akon, Rick Ross Advised Me To Start My Music Career In Nigeria- Odozi

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By Rotimi Agbana After satisfying his parent’s wish by graduating from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO, with a degree in Petroleum Engineering, Nigerian born singer, Odozi...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Labour issues Okorocha 7-day ultimatum to pay salaries

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Imo State chapter, yesterday gave the outgoing Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, 7-day ultimatum to pay...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Certificate of Return: Judge hands-off Okorocha’s suit

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, disqualified himself from presiding over the suit Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, filed...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Imo PDP raises fresh alarm over alleged looting by Okorocha’s govt

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—Imo State branch of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has again raised the alarm that “government properties are still being looted massively by acolytes of the...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Reginald Ihejiahi at 60: Tribute to a ‘human being’

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MOST people know Reginald Ihejiahi, immediate past Managing Director of Fidelity Bank, as a very brilliant banker. They talk about his academic exploits at ABU Zaria, where he studied accounting...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

Nwosu gets permission to inspect election materials

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—governorship candidate of the Action Alliance, AA, Uche Nwosu, yesterday was granted a leave to inspect election materials of the Imo 2019 governorship election....

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →