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Buhari didn’t direct us to clear salary arrears before Christmas – govs

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—–Pledge to make workers smile before yuletide By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE 36 governors under the umbrella of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, yesterday denied reports in some...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari ready to settle unpaid state debts before Xmas

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed key finance officials to meet with representatives of Nigeria Governors’ Forum to determine how much of their unpaid debts can be released to them...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Imo women protest to INEC office

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Hundreds of women from Imo State, yesterday, staged a road walk to the Owerri office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, calling for the...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Govs agree to pay workers before Xmas

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Directs CBN gov, Udoma, Adeosun to negotiate with govs •Govs agree, say Paris Club refunds can’t clear all arrears •Negotiate what three tiers can afford—Buhari tells Minimum...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

S’East, S’South govs’ forum wants more revenue allocation for zones

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By Dennis Udoma UYO—South-EAST and South-South Governors have appealed to the Federal Government to increase revenue allocation to states in the two geo-political zones to reflect the...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Gas cylinder explosion kills 4 persons in Imo

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—A gas cylinder explosion, yesterday, killed about four persons, at Okpokiri Fuel Station in Imo State. When Vanguard visited the scene of the incident at about...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refunds: I’ll only pay what treasury can afford – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Monday told members of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, that he will only give to them what the nation’s treasury can afford...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

You must pay workers before Christmas, Buhari orders govs

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…Directs CBN gov, Udoma, Adeosun to negotiate with govs …Paris Club refunds can’t clear all arrears–govs By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Hundreds of Imo women protest to INEC office

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Hundreds of women from Imo state, Monday, staged a road walk to the Owerri office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, calling for the inclusion of...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

Okorocha to present 2018 budget

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Barring any unforeseen circumstance, the Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha, will present the 2018 budget to the state House of Assembly, on Tuesday.Chief Rochas...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

S/South and S’East Governors Forum call for increase revenue allocation to the zones

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By Dennis Udoma UYO – South – South and South-East Governors have appealed to the Federal Government to increase revenue allocation to states in the two geo-political zones to reflect...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

S/South, S’East Governors Forum call for increase revenue allocation to zones

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By Dennis Udoma UYO – South – South and South-East Governors have appealed to the Federal Government to increase revenue allocation to states in the two geo-political zones to reflect...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

Catholic priest decries high level of poverty in Imo State

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—A Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Cletus Uche, has decried the degree of poverty and suffering allegedly forced on citizens of Imo State by the government. Rev Uche...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari’s poor performance has revived PDP — Makarfi

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Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi is the Chairman, National Caretaker Committee (NCC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Elected twice as governor of Kaduna State, North-West Nigeria, Makarfi is...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Igbo in Abuja begin campaigns for Buhari

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Igbo community in Abuja has begun a campaign for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, urging a former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu to desist...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →