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Insecurity: Bandits, kidnappers now have monopoly of violence – Alaafin Oyo

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The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, yesterday, expressed displeasure over the dimension insecurity has taken in Nigeria even as he insisted that bandits and kidnappers now have monopoly of...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

NLC warns against politicising nation’s security challenges

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The Ebonyi chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned against any attempt by leaders toto politicise the country’s increasing security challenges. The state Chairman of the...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

Inside story of arson, killings as unknown gunmen terrorise Southeast

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It would appear that the peculiar security situation in the Southeast region of the country is not abating. Almost on a daily basis, the zone records cases of arson on security facilities and the...

Sat May 1st, 2021     Read More →

Umahi seeks reconciliation, negotiations with bandits in Ebonyi

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Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has declared his intention to negotiate with bandits to ascertain their grievances and the way forward. Umahi made the declaration on Friday in Abakaliki at the...

Fri Apr 30th, 2021     Read More →

FRSC redeploys senior officers, others in massive shake up

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Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi PHOTO: Twitter Following recent promotion of senior officers of Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), the Corps Marshal, Dr....

Fri Apr 30th, 2021     Read More →

FG to inaugurate Digital Switch Over in 13 states this year– Lai Mohammed

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Lai Mohammed. Photo: TWITTER/FMICNIGERIA The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says Digital Switch Over (DSO) will be inaugurated in 13 states before the end of the...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Ebonyi governor orders compulsory registration of native doctors, others

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Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has issued a 7-day ultimatum to native doctors and traditional medicine dealers to register with government agencies or risk arrest and prosecution. x Umahi gave...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Ebonyi issues 7-day ultimatum for mandatory registration of native doctors, others

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Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has issued a 7-day ultimatum to native doctors and traditional medicine dealers to register with government agencies or risk arrest and prosecution. x Umahi gave...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

FRSC redeploys senior officers, others in massive shakeup

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The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has approved the redeployment of senior officers and others nationwide for enhanced performance. x The News Agency of...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

200,000 more Nigerians benefitted from payroll support programme – Presidency

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The presidency says 200,000 more Nigerians have benefitted from the Economic Sustainability Plan(ESP)’s Payroll Support for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs). x Laolu Akande, Senior...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Again, unknown gunmen raze Abia police station, kill two cops in A’Ibom

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In yet a continuation of unrestrained attacks on security facilities in the Southeast and South-south regions, unknown gunmen yesterday evening attacked Nkporo police station in Ohafia local...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Classify Miyetti Allah as terrorist group, HURIWA tells FG

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The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Government to classify the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) as a...

Wed Apr 28th, 2021     Read More →

APC condemns attack on Uzodimma’s residence, police formations in Abia, Imo, others

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the wanton attacks on police personnel and formations in Abia, Imo, Ebonyi and Anambra states as well as Rivers State The APC, in a statement by...

Tue Apr 27th, 2021     Read More →

Ebonyi Government drills residents on water quality

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Umahi. Photo; TWITTER/EBONYIGOVThe Ebonyi government on Monday called on its residents to always ensure that the water they drink is of good quality. The government advised that where not sure,...

Mon Apr 26th, 2021     Read More →

Deadly Sunday as gunmen run amok in Kaduna, Rivers, Borno

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Yesterday, the risk map of the troubled Northwest was stretched to include worship centres after bandits attacked Haske Baptist Church in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing two...

Mon Apr 26th, 2021     Read More →