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IMO: Between Uzodinma, Okorocha and IPOB

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The political atmosphere in Imo State is not looking good at the moment. A few events that have occurred in recent times seriously point to the fact that all is not well with major actors in the...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Nigerian seafarers kick against imposition of DPR permit fees

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Seafarers under the aegis of the Nigeria Merchant Navy Officers and Water Transport Senior Staff Association (NMNO/WTSSA) have kicked against alleged exploitation by some oil and gas offshore...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Beneficiaries recount impacts of cash transfer

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Beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) in Kwara, Kogi and Imo states have commended the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

We invited military to avert repeat #EndSARS saga in Orlu - Uzodinma

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The governor of Imo State governor Senator Hope Uzodinma Tuesday explained that his decision to invite the military to quell the crisis in Orlu was to avert a repeat of the scenario that played...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Court grants 14 Okorocha’s aides N70 million bail

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Fourteen aides of former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, were yesterday, arraigned before a magistrate’s court in Owerri for allegedly conspiring to commit misdemeanor and an attempt...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

'Okorocha's arrest aimed at denying Southeast 2023 presidency'

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Pro-democracy groups yesterday held a peaceful protest in Abuja against the arrest of the immediate past Governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha. Some of the inscriptions on the placards...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

South-East governors wade into Imo gov’t, Okorocha impasse

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The South-East Governors Forum has waded into the impasse between the Imo government and the state’s former governor, Sen. Rochas Okorocha. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that a...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

HURIWA berates Malami over call for herders’ commission

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An idea muted by Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), that ‘pastoralism commission’ be established as solution to incessant invasion of...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest Okorocha over alleged forceful entrance into wife’s sealed hotel

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Police in Owerri have arrested former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, for allegedly breaking and forceful entrance into the sealed massive Spring Royal Palm Hotel and Apartment in Owerri,...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Restructure, renegotiate, decentralise Nigeria, Obiozor tells FG

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With conflicts between the military and the Eastern Security Network (ESN) in Orlu area of Imo State and some parts of the country, the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Prof. George Obiozor,...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

NILDS tasks Abia Assembly on financial autonomy

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National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS) has admonished Abia State House of Assembly to brace up for demands of financial autonomy as the practice begins to take root in...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

IPOB vows not to cede any part of South East to invaders

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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that it will not surrender any part of the South East region to invaders, despite the air attacks launched by the Nigerian military on Orlu...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

645 new infections, 18 deaths in one day in Nigeria

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A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria May 7, 2020. Picture taken May 7, 2020....

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Kudos, complaints as APC ‘identifies’ its members

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Buni • Buni’s Revalidation Overpowers Opposition When in June 2020, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) was created...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 1,143 new infections, 13 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,143 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 145,664. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Sun Feb 14th, 2021     Read More →