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Understanding the Imo guber imbroglio

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By Greg Nwadike Imo, like every other state of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has just three senatorial districts of unequal delimitations namely; Imo West (Orlu Senatorial zone), Imo East...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Delta monarchs task INEC, politicians on violence-free, fair elections

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young Traditional Rulers in Delta State have pleaded with Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to exhibit the highest degree of impartiality, neutrality and...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Politicians arm youths with hard drugs during polls, NDLEA alleges

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, yesterday, alleged that some politicians arm youths with hard drugs, particularly Indian hemp during elections,...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

APC accuses Ohanaeze of sabotaging Buhari’s campaign

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—MEMBERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have accused the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo of transparent opposition to President Muhammadu...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

How Friday night fire destroyed goods worth over N500m in Woliwo Market Onitsha

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu, Nnewi Goods worth over N500 mil-lion were on Friday night destroyed by fire at Woliwo Market Onitsha, Anambra State. Some of the goods destroyed in the inferno that was said to...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Bishop Ezeofor charges the rich to assist in building churches, dedicates church in Umunze

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BY ANAYO OKOLI UMUAHIA- IT was joy and praise-singing galore among the members of the Anglican Church in Umunze, Orumba South Council Area of Anambra State, when St. Paul’s Anglican Church...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Anambra monarch rallies support for Buhari

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Igwe Dennis Ezebuilo of Amanuke Kingdom in Awka North in Anambra State, has called on the electorate to support the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari by voting massively for him in the...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Get your PVCs, Okowa tells people in Delta

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged the people of the state to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) to enable them exercise their franchise in the forthcoming general elections. Gov....

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA arrest 20 illicit drug dealers in Anambra

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 20 suspected illicit drug dealers in Anambra, according to Mr Sule Momodu, the state Commandant. NDLEA operative Momodu told a news...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Homes, farms set ablaze as two communities clash in Anambra

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—SEVERAL houses were set ablaze and farmlands burnt following a clash between Umuemu Anam and Nzam, both in Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State over...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Shehu Shagari, part hero

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Eric Teniola ALMOST 35years after he was overthrown from power, former President Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari answered his final call last month. He was 93. He was the most prominent link between...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

N500m goods destroyed as fire razes Onitsha paper shops

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—Goods estimated at N500 million were at the weekend destroyed by a mystery fire which razed about 300 shops at Onitsha Printing Paper Dealers market, Woliwo area...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Member allegedly defrauds pastor of N9 million

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For allegedly defrauding his former Pastor of N9 million, the Police on Monday arraigned a 39-year-old businessman, Obiora Okosi, at a Gudu Upper Area court, sitting in Abuja. The defendant, who...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Obi calls for skills-based NYSC

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Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi has called for the restructuring of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, to be in sync with global...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

2019 Elections: Obasanjo’s statements vindicate us – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the concerns raised by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, detailing President Muhammadu Buhari’s scheme to use apparatus of state power to subjugate...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →