South East


Shelve `Biafra’, negotiate for Nigeria’s presidency, Abia APC chairman urges Igbos

The APC chair said there was nothing wrong with the present structure of Nigeria.

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Arms smuggling in Nnewi untrue – Anambra Police chief

The police commissioner provided details of what was found.

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Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, sacks commissioners, SSG, special assistants

The dissolution came after the commissioners took turns to present their scorecards.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (2nd right) ;Speaker, Enugu State House of Assembly, Edward Ubosi (right);  Deputy Governor of the state, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo (2nd left); and the  President General, Enugu State Amalgamated Market Traders Association (ESAMATA), Temple Ude, acknowledging cheers from the crowd during ESAMATA's Mass Traders Rally in support and appreciation Good Governance and Empowerment of Traders in the state, at the Michael Okpara Square, Enugu, yesterday.

Enugu traders endorse Governor Ugwuanyi for second term

The traders organised what they called appreciation rally for the state governor.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Why Igbo traders observed stay-at-home order of IPOB, MASSOB — Gov. Okorocha

The governor says pro-Biafra groups were not obeyed as widely believed.

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Three killed as building collapses in Anambra

The victims were asleep when the structure collapsed.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Okorocha speaks on Arewa youth threat to Igbos

The Imo governor advises pro-Biafra groups to change course.

osita chidoka

Former FRSC boss, Chidoka, sets up governorship campaign offices

Mr. Chidoka, a former Aviation minister, has declared for the Anambra governorship election.


PHOTO NEWS: Osinbajo visits Anambra

The acting president returned to Abuja Monday.

Former Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka

Anambra guber: Former FRSC boss, Chidoka, joins UPP

‎The Anambra governorship election will hold in November.

Nigeria Anambra State map

Aguleri, Umuleri communities fight again, two injured

The two neighbouring communities have had intractable conflict over land for decades.

Caption: Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (middle) with the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Nnia Nwodo (right) and the Chairman of the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), Enugu State Council, Comrade Igbokwe Chukwuma Igbokwe during a one-day symposium on the achievements of the governor, organized by TUC, at Enugu, yesterday.

Enugu workers praises Governor Ugwuanyi again

The workers had in May described the governor as a labour-friendly chief executive.

Bishop of Ahiara, Peter Okpaleke

Pope wades into ethnic crisis in Catholic Church in Imo

Since Okpaleke’s appointment in 2012, Catholic faithful from Mbaise insisted they wanted a Bishop of Mbaise extraction.

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South-East Governors speak on Northern group’s threat to Igbos

The governors also denied agreeing to send buses to evacuate Igbos living in the north

Nigerian Senate

Bill to establish South East Development Commission makes progress in Senate

A similar bill failed the third reading in the House of Representatives.

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Threat to Igbo: Return to South East, MASSOB urges Igbos as Ohaneze blames Buhari, APC

A Northern coalition on Tuesday asked Igbos to leave Northern Nigeria.

Peter Obi

Nigerian economy may collapse soon – Peter Obi

The former Anambra governor says Nigeria his living on borrowed money.

Orji Uzor-Kalu

N3.2 billon money laundering charge: Court to rule on Orji Kalu’s objection June 6

Also charged with Mr. Kalu is his company, Slok Nigeria Ltd.

Chris Ngige

Ngige to MASSOB: I’m practicing what Ojukwu taught Ndigbo

“What matters most is … what we are able to achieve for the Igbo with what we occupy.”

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Anambra has too many ‘beer parlours’, Monarch laments

The monarch wants measures to check the growing number of bars.

House of Reps

Bill to create South East Development Commission fails

Some lawmakers say with the Biafra agitation, the timing of the bill is suspect.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Okorocha sacks cabinet, 27 LG transition committees

The governor did not give reasons for the dismissal.