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NSCDC arrests suspected kidnapping syndicate collaborator, recover pistol

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a suspected kidnapping syndicate collaborator and informant operating within the Enugu metropolis and its environs. x The corps...

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Read More →

Neglect, poor facilities undermine sports development in South East

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Dan Anyiam StadiumBeyond being an important unifying tool and a platform for youth empowerment, research has shown that sports, also discourages crime and youth restiveness. In some...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

How governors’ battle over zoning threatens 2023 poll, national unity

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Cross section of Southern States governors during recent meeting • Power Shift Debate Can’t Affect Governors Forum – NGF The disparate positions adopted by the 17 Southern...

Sun Oct 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Amid protests, citizens draw roadmap for unity

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Amid protests by some aggrieved Nigerians yesterday as the country marked its 61st independence anniversary, many others seized the opportunity to draw the road map that would guarantee a united...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Seven years after, Ultimate Search returns with age of craftmanship

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GUS contestants Eighteen contestants have emerged for the Gulder Ultimate Search season 12, which is set to premiere on October 16. The season 12, which is tagged, Age of Craftsmanship will have...

Sat Oct 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Cholera claimed 2, 791 Nigerians in 28 states, FCT in 9 months –NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that cholera had claimed 2, 791 lives across 28 states and the Federal Capital Territory since the beginning of 2021. The Director-General,...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Tension in South East as nation marks independence anniversary

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Gunmen, yesterday, attacked the convoy of Chris Azubogu, the lawmaker representing Nnewi North, Nnewi South and Ekwusigo Federal Constituency in Anambra State. x Azubogu was, however, not in the...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Our hearts break twice, Akunyili’s children mourn dad’s gruesome death

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Children of murdered Dr. Chike Akunyili have penned an emotional message over the murder of their father in Anambra State on Wednesday. The children described the murder as ‘brutal and...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

UNICEF, experts reaffirm efficiency of COVID-19 vaccines

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and medical experts in Nigeria have reaffirmed the efficiency of the COVID-19 vaccines and urged people to take the jabs as they save lives. They gave...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

Fear grips residents as Imo records 124 COVID-19 cases in single day

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Reps urge rehabilitation of highways in state Following a report on September 27, 2021, by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), placing Imo State on the highest with 124 COVID-19 cases...

Fri Oct 1st, 2021     Read More →

PDP governors zone party chairmanship to north

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Nigerian governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have voted for the zoning of the party chairmanship to the north. x PDP governors reached the decision on Wednesday...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Akunyili’s killers will face double judgment, says Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the gruesome killing of Dr. Chike Akunyili, the widower of the former Director-General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and...

Thu Sep 30th, 2021     Read More →

Nzuko Umunna hails court order on probe of Emene killings

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Igbo Socio-cultural organisation, Nzuko Umunna has praised the verdict of an Enugu State High Court which ordered the Enugu State Government to set up a Judicial Panel of Inquiry to investigate...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

Ohanaeze tasks Northern leaders on unity, Nigeria’s survival

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Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has warned that opposition by Northern leaders to power shift in 2023 could spell doom for the country. President General of Ohanaeze...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →

Abuja journalist moves to stop NUJ president’s re-election bid

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The Editor of Abuja-based New National Star newspaper, Akin Orimolade, has taken the outgoing President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Chris Isiguzo, to the National Industrial Court of...

Wed Sep 29th, 2021     Read More →