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Ekeukwu market: Owerri indigenes seek God’s intervention

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—Scores of Owerri indigenes and their friends, yesterday, worshipped at Maria Assumpta Catholic Cathedral, Owerri, in supplication to God over the destruction of...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

How Catholic priest was kidnapped, murdered in Imo

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—Palpable fear has gripped Imo indigenes, following the increasing level of criminality in the state. The latest victim is a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Cyriacus...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

New Yam: A phenomenal festival in Igboland

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By Vincent Ujumadu, Chidi Nkwopara, Nwabueze Okonkwo &Dennis Agbo IGBO land is now agog with celebration of the age-long new yam (Iri ji) or Onwa Asaa (seventh month) festival. The festival...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

FIFA U-20 Qualifier: Danjuma invites 30 Falconets to camp

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Chris Danjuma, coach of the national U-20 Women National Team, has invited 30 players to camp ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup qualifier against Tanzania. The players are expected to report to...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Presidential broadcast and other stories by Reuben Abati

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By Reuben Abati “Baba don come oh. Baba o yo yo, Baba Bubu o yo yo” “What is that?” “Eh, o yo yo” “If you are this excited about President Buhari’s...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

2019: CSOs urge Buhari to begin to groom successor

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By Chioma Gabriel & Chidi Nkwopara The umbrella body of civil society groups, Coalition of Civil Society organisations of Nigeria, COSON and Operation Sanitize Nigeria, OSAN have called on...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

13% derivation: Oil-producing states receive N7trn in 18 years

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Despite claims of neglect and abandonment, investigation has revealed that governments of oil-producing states in Nigeria had over the years, failed to utilize the resources provided them to...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

11 monarchs get staff of office in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, yesterday, handed over staff of office and certificate of recognition to eleven traditional rulers in the state, after...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Groups to IPOB, MASSOB: Blame Igbo leaders for your woes

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…N-Delta, Middle Belt youths warn against hate song, speech By Chioma Gabriel, Editor, Special Features Two Igbo pressure groups, Igbo Peoples Congress and Igbo Aborigenes, have called on...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Re: The Futility Of Dakuku’s Appointment — The other side

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By Somina Ibitari Reading a recent attack on Dr Dakuku Adol Peterside, the Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, by Governor Nyesom Wike, through a proxy,...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

After 104 days on medical vacation…Finally, Buhari returns

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After 104 days on medical vacation in the United Kingdom, UK, President Muhammadu Buhari, at exactly 4:48 yesterday afternoon, stepped down from the plane that brought him back, at the...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

Owerri Building Collapse: NYSC denies, sympathizes with victims

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By CALEB AYANSINA ABUJA – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), yesterday, cleared air on the identity of the victims of the recent building collapse in Owerri, the Imo state capital,...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB withdraws threat to stop Anambra election

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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has reportedly withdrawn its threat to stop the November 18 Anambra governorship election following a meeting IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu held with the...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →

Intrigues, power play as Obiano picks APGA ticket

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THE incumbent governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, has been nominated the flag bearer of All progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in the...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →

Cowbellpedia building capacity via TV quiz show

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Cowbellpedia since it introduced TV quiz show in secondary schools in Nigeria, has imparted much on individual development which has a positive impact on the economy. At the end of the day, ...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →