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Senate’s mid term report and what stakeholders say

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The Senate on Wednesday rolled out series of activities to celebrate what it called modest achievements in its last two years. Proceeding with the celebration, the Senate leadership announced that...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Suspected ESN members ‘admit attack on’ police formations in Ebonyi

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Arrested youths suspected to be members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN), the security arm of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), confessed yesterday, that they were behind the killing of...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

NALDA to support farmers in 6 states with tractors

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agriculture The Federal Government through the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) would provide tractors for farmers in six states for 2021 wet season farming to boost food...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

MOUAU graduates get N.4m loan for agric businesses

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Seven graduates of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State have benefitted from the institution’s Agric Graduate Loan Scheme. The loan, which ranges from N120,...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Grazing routes: Suspense as debate goes to the wire

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There is palpable apprehension nationwide, as the search for solution to the clashes between herdsmen and farmers, which have intensified across the country in recent time, seems not yielding the...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

‘I like to go on a shirt and trousers’

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Aloma Isaac Junior, popularly known as Zicsaloma, has become an Instagram sensation serenading online followers with dramatic comedy skits displaying various female characters. The northern...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

EFCC arrests Abia State officials for Paris Club refund fraud

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The Enugu Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested some officials of the Abia State government for matters relating to the Paris Club refund. x Our...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

Uzodimma seeks additional state for South East, defends Buhari on restructuring

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Hope Uzodimma. Photo; TWITTER/HOPEUZODINMA1 Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma has called for the creation of an additional state in the South East. He made this known yesterday at a public hearing...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria needs leader to manage diversity, create wealth, others, says Ohuabunwa

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Sam Ohuabunwa A Presidential aspirant for the 2023 election, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, has said that the president Nigeria deserves should be one that has the capacity to manage diversity equitably and...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

Bandits behead Imo lawmaker’s guard, raze houses

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Tragedy struck in Imo State yesterday, as gunmen invaded the ancestral home of the House of Assembly member representing Orsu Constituency, Ekene Nnodumele, and beheaded the security guard. Before...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

World awaits Made-in-Africa vaccine, says Fuwape

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President of Organisation for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD), Professor Ibiyinka Fuwape, has told African women scientists that the world awaits Africa-developed vaccine. She...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Abia communities establish security outfit, vote N68m for logistics

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Isiala Ngwa communities in Abia State have established a security outfit named Isiala Ngwa Security Network (INSN). This was disclosed yesterday during a meeting between House of Representatives...

Wed Jun 16th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria on suicide slide, may not see another June 12, Soyinka warns

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Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has said that Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day as one nation if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to listen to the people and decentralise the...

Tue Jun 15th, 2021     Read More →

We are not on vengeance mission in Abia, says Army

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The Nigerian Army high command, yesterday, said it was not on a revenge mission following the alleged killing of a soldier in Abia State. Army spokesman, Brigadier-General Mohammed Yerima, who...

Tue Jun 15th, 2021     Read More →

Troops not on vengeance mission in Abia - Army

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The Nigerian Army’s high command has dispelled speculations that the army was on a revenge mission following the alleged killing of a soldier. x Army spokesman, Brigadier General Mohammed...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →