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We only banned gathering, not movement, say Imo police

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The Imo State Police Command has clarified that it did not ban people from moving around in the state, saying it only banned all forms of gathering. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA seize 9.4 kg exhibits from drug peddlers in Imo

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Imo command, has seized 9.37 kg exhibits from alleged drug peddlers in different parts of the state. NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Nse Inam,...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

I have tested negative for COVID-19, says Uzodinma

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Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has denied being in self-isolation. He also clarified that he had since tested negative for the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).His Chief Press Secretary/Media...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Tribunalisation of democracy in Nigeria (3)

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Kindly Share This Story:The second part of this piece was published yesterday Femi Falana By Femi Falana BUT unlike election petitions which are defended by lawyers hired by the INEC no...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Electricity workers threaten shut down over failure to protect staff

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The General Secretary, National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE), Comrade Joe Ajaero, has threatened that the union would be forced to embark on strike to protect its members against...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Singapore cautions public, clubs ahead of lockdown

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Singapore Police, on Wednesday, said it would patrol Singaporean bars and nightclubs staging “farewell” events, ahead of a government-enforced shutdown due to coronavirus. A joint...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Everton's Keane says players can be ready in a fortnight

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Everton and England defender Michael Keane said on Wednesday that players will be able to return to Premier League action after only a “couple of weeks’ proper training”. The...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Hope Uzodinma assigns portfolios to commissioners

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Gov. Hope Uzodinma of Imo has assigned portfolios to the 23 commissioners that would assist him to run the affairs of the state. Mr C.O.C Akaolisa, from Orsu Local Government Area was assigned the...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Uzodinma approves N30,000 minimum wage for Imo workers

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Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma has approved the payment of N30,000 as minimum wage to workers in the state.In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Cosmas Iwu, the...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Imo gets specialist hospital for covid-19, provides 24hrs ambulance service

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Kindly Share This Story: By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma, said his government has completed the arrangement to have a specialist hospital to tackle covid-19...

Sat Mar 21st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Lagos index case tested negative, discharged ― Sanwo-Olu

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An Italian index case of COVID-19 in Nigeria has been discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital,Yaba in Lagos having tested negative to the virus. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, in...

Sat Mar 21st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: INEC postpones 4 senatorial by-elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the conduct of four senatorial by-elections indefinitely as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. The commission disclosed this...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

STATE OF THE NATION: Nigeria toying with disintegration without restructuring — Senator Okon

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Kindly Share This Story:Elder statesman, Senator Anietie Okon, served in the Senate between 1999 and 2003. In this interview, the pioneer national publicity secretary of the People’s...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Governors constitute sub-committee, pledge functional isolation centres

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Kindly Share This Story: The Nigeria Governors‘ Forum (NGF) has set up a seven-member sub-committee to review the trend of the Coronavirus and global failing in petroleum price, as well...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Government searches for contacts of five new coronavirus suspects

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Nigeria took sweeping measures yesterday to check the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as the country and the rest of the world continued to face last-minute disruptions to schedules and...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →