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UNN centre appoints Prof Okoro as director

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The UNIVERSITY of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), Centre for Business Development has appointed professor of Mass Communication and immediate past Dean, Faculty of Arts, Nnanyelugo Okoro, as director. ...

Tue Sep 29th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

APC most likely to zone Presidential position to S/East in 2023 – VON D-G

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Okechukwu The Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, says that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will most likely zone the presidential position of the party to the...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

Price of palm oil increases in Enugu major markets

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Price of palm oil has skyrocketed in major markets across Enugu metropolis placing the commodity beyond the reach of common man. A market survey conducted by NAN on Saturday revealed that the...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID refutes Omoregie’s claims to palliatives donated to Oredo

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Private Sectors Coalition Against COVID-19 CACOVID) has reacted to a report by the Independent Television, Benin, Edo state, which showed Dr Omoregie Ogbeide Ihama, the member representing Oredo...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Toast to Nollywood’s men of the bar

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There is a long list of Nollywood actors who are law graduates. But while some of them branched out to study law and then get on with their other passion, top actor Richard Mofe Damijo, Kenneth...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Over 170 million Nigerians without health insurance

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and non-passage of the amended National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act have further slowed uptake of health insurance packages and Universal Health...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

OAIC chief backs NLC strike, President of Igbo extraction

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The Chairman of the Organisation of African Instituted Churches (OAIC) in Anambra State, Rev. Moses Echefu, has backed the planned nationwide strike by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to force...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Enugu reopens schools on Monday

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The Enugu State Government has announced the reopening of primary and secondary schools. The Federal Government shut down schools in the country in March following the COVID-19 outbreak. In a...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

IPOB orders sit-at-home on Oct 1, Yoruba group restates self-determination rally

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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has declared a sit-at-home on October 1, 2020, to protest alleged killings and bad governance. It stated that the exercise would hold in South East,...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Bandits kill district head in Plateau, behead man in Benue

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Gunmen yesterday killed the District Head of Foron in Barkin-Ladi Council of Plateau State, Da Bulus Chuwang Jang.The chairman of Berom Educational and Cultural Organisation (BECO), Foron, Mr....

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

All 26 FRSC operatives kidnapped have regained their freedom, says Gov. Sule

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FRSC Photo:Twitter Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on Tuesday said that the remaining operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) allegedly kidnapped by suspected bandits had been...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 195 new COVID-19 cases, death toll hits 1,100

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 195 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

2023 political realignment begins in Enugu

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Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (middle) with his deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo ( behind ); Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt. Hon. Edward Ubosi (behind); former governor of the state and...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Light dims on veteran actor, Jimoh Aliu

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Nollywood and the theatre industry in Nigeria have again been thrown into deep morning with the death of iconic actor Chief Jimoh Aliu. The veteran actor, who is popular as Baba Aworo, reportedly...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →