South East

Abuja rail train

Train accident cripples businesses in Aba

The accident involved a train and a vehicle.

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu

Igbos desperate for peace in Nigeria – Governor Ikpeazu

“If Nigeria is perpetually in trouble, it will not augur well for the Igbos.”

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Woman arrested for allegedly trying to sell 3 babies

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP) in Ebonyi State has taken custody of a woman, Odinaka Ali, arrested by the police for alleged attempt to sell her three children in Enugu State. The Desk Officer of NAPTIP, Florence Onwa, stated this in Abakaliki while briefing journalists on the rescue of […]

Governor Ugwuanyi.

Federal Roads: Enugu seeks refund of N22 billion

“The negative impact of these bad roads can never be overemphasized as movement is impeded…”

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WUNDI/RISHI TORO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF BAUCHI STATE ON  THURSDAY 

(29/12/11).

Police nab supplier of AK47 to herdsman

The suspect, knowing he was being trailed, had initially.

Willy Obiano, Anambra State Governor

Gov. Obiano presents N115.5 billion budget for 2017

N58.9 billion will be spent on capital projects, while N56.6 billion will go to recurrent expenditure.

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N-power applicants protest extortion by government officials

Each of the applicants was asked to pay N500.

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Igbos are Nigeria’s most truthful yet misunderstood people – Gov. Okorocha

The governor spoke when he received the Army Chief.

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Police intervention prevents lynching of bank MD by aggrieved customers

Customers said they had not been paid their monies.

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SEN. JIM NWOBODO; APC CHAIRMAN,  ENUGU STATE, DR  BEN NWOYE AND APC
SOUTH-EAST NATIONAL VICE CHAIRMAN, CHIEF EMMA ENUKWU, AT THE  APC
SOUTH-EAST ZONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING IN ENUGU ON SUNDAY
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Why Igbos are now accepting APC – Vice Chairman

South-east leaders of the APC met in Abuja.

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Nigerian hospital, American university sign MoU on kidney transplant

The FMC said it is underfunded and understaffed.

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi

Ebonyi governor presents N127.2 billion budget for 2017

The budget for 2016 was N101.1 billion.

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Monarch dies in accident

The monarch’s car had a collision with a water tanker.

Rice mill

Senate committee supports Ebonyi’s ban on imported rice

“We have rice. We should eat our rice. There is no where our local rice has harmed anybody.”

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Ebonyi bans sale of foreign rice, to begin seizure

“You are taking risk if you are selling foreign rice in the land of Ebonyi,” the governor said.

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi

Ebonyi governor orders University VC, principal officers to quit

The governor signed a new bill into law, and changed the tenures of the affected staff.

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One dead, 11 unconscious in Enugu accident; police seek help to identify victims

The accident occurred Wednesday night.

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How Nigerian security forces killed 150 pro-Biafra protesters – Amnesty International

The Amnesty International report relied on the analysis of 87 videos, 122 photographs and 146 eye witness testimonies.

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OBIANO OF ANAMBRA AND CHIEF TONY NNACHETA, DURING THE GOVERNOR'S VISIT TO IFEANYI UBAH INTERNATIONAL STADIUM IN NNEWI ON WEDNESDAY (16/3/16). 

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Igbo Renaissance: Anambra to float Igbo radio station, mandate students to wear traditional attire

Mr. Obiano expressed dismay at the failure of parents to teach their children the Igbo language and culture.

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Police barricade Nigerian college to prevent students protest

Over 20 security vehicles barricaded the institution.

Orji Uzor-Kalu

Abia APC leader disowns Orji Kalu, says ex-governor only brings confusion

The ex-governor last week defected to the APC from the Progressive People Alliance, PPA.

Rice mill

Anchor Borrowers Programme crashes price of local rice, CBN says

She said that if more states join the programme, rice production would be greatly boosted.

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Pat Utomi hosts UNN Mass Communication alumni reunion

The reunion is taking place almost 30 years after the alumni had a homecoming in 1987.

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FRSC confirms 4 deaths in Ebonyi auto crash

“The accidents occurred at the Ezillo-Rice Mill Junction and Ejemco Filling Station axis of the highway.”

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Police foil bank robbery

The official said the robbers fled the scene on sighting the police team.