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Tokyo 2020: Nigerian gymnast Uche Eke eyes medal at maiden Olympics

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Making his debut at the Olympic Games, Uche Eke, the first athlete from Nigeria to compete in the gymnastic events of the Games, has set his sights on winning a medal in the colours of Team...

Thu Jul 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Woman nabbed for trafficking 296,000 tabs of illicit drugs

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A 36-year-old woman, Chioma Afam, who wears hijab to evade security scrutiny has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), in Benue State. She was...

Thu Jul 22nd, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA arrests lady with 296,000 tabs of illicit drugs

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A 36-year-old lady, Chioma Afam, who uses multiple identities and wears hijab to evade security scrutiny has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Power shift will determine the fate of APC in 2023, says Yari

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Yari Immediate past governor of Zamfara State and aspirant to office of national chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari insists that the chances of the party...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

ADC says APC, APGA, PDP not qualified for Anambra guber

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The national chairman of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Chief Ralphs Okey Nwosu, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to disqualify the candidates of the All...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

FRSC arrests 108 motorists for driver’s licence violation in Anambra

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra Sector Command, says it has apprehended 108 motorists for driver’s licence violation in the “Operation Show Your Driver’s...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

‘Why entire country should be on red alert for COVID-19 third wave’

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Prof. Oyewale Tomori People living with HIV more vulnerable, says UNAIDS A virologist and chairman, Expert Review Committee on COVID-19, Prof. Oyewale Tomori, has faulted calls by the...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Courts return Soludo, Ozigbo, Uba as Anambra guber candidates

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Why I decided not to run for governorship, by Chidoka A Federal High Court in Awka, presided over by Justice Peter Okaa, yesterday, reaffirmed former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Wither the interim common services agency? - Part 2

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I do not know when last the Governors of Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Bayelsa, Imo, Ebonyi, Enugu, Abia, Cross River and Anambra states met to discuss on ESIALA. I do not know what happened to those...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Eze urges Muslims to pray for Nigeria at Sallah

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Anambra State-born philanthropist and oil merchant, Arthur Eze, has urged Muslims in Nigeria to continue their prayers and support for the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to overcome the...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s 2022 digital switchover target uncertain as FG slows on timeline

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The plan by the Federal Government to complete the country’s digital switchover (DSO) by December 7, 2022, might not be realised following the failure of the government to keep to the...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA recovers 548,000 tramadol tablets, arrests drug kingpin

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has recovered 548,000 tramadol tablets branded as “Tarkadol” at Nkwelle, Oyi Local Government Area, Anambra State. Its Director, Media...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Why Nigerian politicians hate robust journalism

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[FILES] Martins Oloja Let’s us not get it twisted, there will never be a cosy relationship between state actors and good journalists. And so whenever you see that state actors and...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

A nation in search of lasting solution to perennial flooding

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 20, 2019 a public transport bus drives in a flooded Agege Motor Road, in the local Government Area of Mushin town, Lagos. – Severe climate...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Preparation for divine visitation

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A great event is ahead of us and we need to understand that before we can be visited, we must be prepared. Remember that God is not a man and He deserves the first place in your life, not second...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →