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Igbo Day Celebration: Ohanaeze, PANDEF, Afenifere meet in Owerri

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…As late Ojukwu, Maitama, 13 others bag awards By Chinonso Alozie OWERRI—The different socio-cultural organisations representing the various zones in Nigeria, yesterday arrived in...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Imo AUN gov candidate gets backing of Nollywood actors

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By Timothy Okechukwu OWERRI—The governorship candidate of Alliance for United Nigeria, AUN, Mr Mbanefo Christ Ezuma, yesterday got the support of members of the Nollywood actors and...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Corruption : FG writes UK Crime Commission, wants five Senators probed

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says five oil coys under probe for not paying taxes, royalties By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Special Presidential Investigative Panel on the Recovery of Public Property SPIP said it has...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki announces names of nominees into NASS Commission

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Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has approved the names of 12 nominees into the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC). Saraki They include Senator Joy Emordi (Anambra) who is...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Imo guber: Ihedioha gets endorsement

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The governorship candidate of the Imo state Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Emeka Ihedioha, has been endorsed as a consensus candidate for Imo East Senatorial district by...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Alex Otti has same development paradigm as Governor Ikpeazu

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By John Okiyi Kalu After watching the video of the governorship campaign launch of factional candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Mazi Alex Otti, it dawned on me...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Jonathan, IBB, Mustapha, Akume, Lalong, others hail Buhari @ 76

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By Dirisu Yakubu & Marie-Therese Nanlong Former President Goodluck Jonathan; former Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida (retd); Mr Bose Mustapha, Secretary to the Government Federation;...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Ohanaeze set to host Afenifere, Arewa, PANDEF at Igbo Day

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By Dennis Agbo APEX Igbo Socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has concluded plans to receive other ethnic nationality groups at its 2018 Igbo Day celebration talking place in Owerri, Imo...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Why I built office complex for NLC —Okorocha

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, said that the time had come to encourage the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to carry out its duties without hitches....

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

How Kiriji war captives brought Islam to Erinmo – Oba Ajayi

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By Chris Onuoha His Royal Majesty, Oba Michael Odunnayo Ajayi, Arowatawaya II, the Elerinmo of Erinmo-Ijesha, Osun State, and his people mark ‘Erinmo Day’ on December 22 in the ancient...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Retired DCP, wife, killed in Imo

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By Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRI. Umuoke community in Obowo local government area of Imo State, have been thrown into confusion and deep mourning, following the killing of a retired Deputy Commissioner...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

CAMPAIGN TRAIL: THE GAME CHANGERS

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What Obasanjo, Tinubu, Magu, Aisha Buhari, others have in common By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Features Editor If you think you could make accurate predictions about 2019 electioneering activities, 12...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria requires a second peace accord

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By Tonnie Iredia Last week, the presidential candidates of Nigeria’s political parties signed a peace accord in Abuja, the nation’s capital. At the occasion, two of the candidates,...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Finnish-based org partners Nigerian NGOs to end poverty in Africa

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With the aim of helping to end poverty in Africa, D&K Suomi Foundation, a non-profit organization with its headquarters in the city of Tampere, Finland is collaborating with other...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Rep members not returning to House in 2019 (LIST)

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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, at least 50 per cent of the 360 House of Representatives members of the eighth assembly will not return to the ninth assembly next year. File Photo: Cross...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →