Abia’s Mixed Fortunes: Residents benefit from completed constituency projects, others uncompleted, abandoned (2)
While some residents of Abia communities benefit from some constituency projects, it is a sad tale in other parts of the state.
Enugu conducts mass meningitis vaccination for children
“Enugu State is the first state in Southern Nigeria to fully implement this meningitis mass vaccination,” the governor said.
Ihedioha to sanction Imo health workers charging fees for HIV services
“Statistics indicate that Imo is one of the seven priority states with prevalence of HIV. We, therefore, pledge free HIV test and treatment,” Governor Ihedioha said.
Woman who burned co-wife, seven stepchildren alive sentenced to death
The convict is to die by hanging for killing her co-wife and seven step-children.
IPOB claims responsibility for attack on Amaechi in Spain
The group said its ‘branch’ in Spain “followed an order by its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, to attack Nigerian leaders anywhere they are seen”.
N1.5 billion hospital linked to Okorocha’s aide forfeited to Nigerian govt
The EFCC had on August 22, 2019, secured the interim forfeiture of the property from a vacation judge.
Robbers’ new strategy to rob bank customers – Police
Police say the new strategy involves trailing their victims through a female member of their syndicate who are usually monitoring financial transactions around banks’ premises.
Enugu govt seals business premises over tax payment
The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service said it was acting in compliance with court orders.
Aba residents react to Orji Kalu’s 12-year prison sentence
Justice Muhammed Idris convicted Orji Kalu on 39 counts of N7.65 billion fraud.
UPDATED: What judge said about Orji Kalu’s corruption
A third defendant, Mr Kalu’s company, Slok Nigeria Limited, was ordered to be wound up and its assets forfeited to the Nigerian government.
U.S. Indictment: South-east governors back Air Peace boss
The governors say they stand solidly behind Mr Onyema.
Imo Airport expansion: Commission bemoans poor job, queries contractor
Phases two and three of the Airports Apron are being expanded.
Rep pays SSCE fees for 590 students, inaugurates 13-classroom block
The lawmaker handed over a cheque of N10 million to the students through the Toby Okechukwu Foundation.
Police confirm release of abducted Catholic priest
Mr Asadu was abducted on Monday by unknown persons in Nsukka town.