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Nigeria can generate over $15b from rice export yearly —Bagudu

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Nigeria can generate over $15b from rice export yearly if the states complement each other in cultivation and processing and at the same time, mobilise farmers to improve production...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

20th NSF: Ojeli, Okon-George lay down the gauntlet as 400m finalists emerge

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Emmanuel Ifeanyi Ojeli and Patience Okon-George emerged as the athletes to beat after their front running performances in the men and women’s 400m semi-finals concluded Saturday morning on...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

Insecurity, strikes persist as Buhari’s ‘short rest’ continues

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Nigerians across the country have expressed dissatisfaction with the state of affairs in the nation. From ongoing strike actions by public sector labour unions to insecurity, banditry,...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

Southeast: A region under siege

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With heavy shootings in the early hours of last Monday, unknown gunmen who chanted what looked like war songs almost reduced to rubble the Imo State Police Command headquarters and the Nigeria...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA nabs trans-border trafficker with 280kg assorted drugs in Kebbi

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A suspected fake security agent, Basiru Ibrahim, who specialises in trafficking illicit drugs from Benin Republic through Lagos to Sokoto State, has been arrested with 280 kilogrammes of skunkweed...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

PDP targets over 163,000 new members in Anambra, berates APGA, APC

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Anambra State chapter, has kicked off massive membership drive in all the 326 wards in the state to muster enough strength for the November 6 governorship...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

2021: Anambra should go south

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In Nigerian politics, oftentimes expediency trumps morality. Honour is also a scarce commodity. Sadly, this norm has gained toehold. As the November 6, 2021 Anambra State Governorship election...

Thu Apr 8th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria and its political odyssey

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Before the British imperialists came to Nigeria, the geographical space called Nigeria was occupied by many different ethnic groups that had their peculiar systems of government. While the emirate...

Thu Apr 8th, 2021     Read More →

Anambra governorship race amid APGA’s divided house

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Willie Obiano. Photo: TWITTER/WILLIEMOBIANOAs things stand, there are two factions of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), the Edozie Njoku faction and that of Victor Oye. Knowing which...

Wed Apr 7th, 2021     Read More →

FRSC returns N716,800 cash found at crash site

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has returned N716, 800 found at an auto-crash site at Ozubulu along the Onitsha-Owerri Expressway, to the family of the deceased. Mr Bamidele Ayanwale, the...

Tue Apr 6th, 2021     Read More →

FG, AfDB to set up $500m fund for tech, creative sectors

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As part of efforts to spur the creative and technology sectors, the President Muhammadu Buhari-administration has commenced the process that will pump the sectors with over N200 billion. It was...

Tue Apr 6th, 2021     Read More →

Anambra APC caucus promises to work for victory in guber poll

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The parliamentary caucus of the Anambra State All Progressives Congress (APC) has resolved to work for the party’s victory in the November 6, 2021 governorship election in the state. Rising...

Tue Apr 6th, 2021     Read More →

Soludo’s attack and Anambra’s ominous governorship election

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On Wednesday March 31 2021, a new trend was introduced in the contest for the November 6, 2021 governorship election of Anambra State, when one of the aspirants, Prof. Charles Soludo was...

Mon Apr 5th, 2021     Read More →

Why Buhari’s trip for medical check-up is shameful, by HURIWA

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NGRPRESIDENT Blames govts for killings in Ebonyi, Anambra Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to United...

Mon Apr 5th, 2021     Read More →

The scandal in Port Harcourt Refinery

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Abracadabra is now commonly used as an incantation in the performance of magic. Literally it is used as the more you look, the less you know or see. Abracadabra is the best word to describe what...

Mon Apr 5th, 2021     Read More →