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Catholic Priest Kidnapped, Murdered In Imo

Catholic Priest Kidnapped, Murdered In Imo

Chris Steven, Abuja The Police in Imo State have confirmed the kidnap and subsequent murder of a catholic priest. Cyriacus Onunkwo, a Reverend father was allegedly snatched from his vehicle in Orlu town in Orlu Local Government Area on Friday morning by gunmen. Chris Ezike, Imo State Commissioner of Police said that following a manhunt, […]

South-South/South-East Governors Meet: Seek Regional Development

South-South/South-East Governors Meet: Seek Regional Development

Precious Dikewoha, Port Harcourt Governors of the South-South and South East geo-political zones on Sunday met at Government House Port Harcourt where they discussed regional and economic integration to enhance the development of the area . In attendance are: Chairman of the South-South and South-East Governors Forum and Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel, Governor Nyesom […]

Mothers Seek God’s Intervention Against Cultism, Kidnapping In Rivers

Mothers Seek God’s Intervention Against Cultism, Kidnapping In Rivers

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt A team of Christian mothers under the aegis of Wailing Women Worldwide,( WWW) yesterday disclosed that they are seeking the face of God against cultism, kidnapping and other corrupt activities in the state. The women, who spoke in Port Harcourt during the 17th International Conference of the organization holding in Etche […]

Supreme Court upholds Obaseki’s election as Edo Governor

Supreme Court upholds Obaseki’s election as Edo Governor

Chris Steven, Abuja The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by Ize-Iyamu ,the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenging the election of Godwin Obaseki as Governor of Edo State for lacking in merit. The apex court said it would give in detail, its reasons for the judgment on July 24, 2017. A seven […]

Boko Haram Attacks Again, Kills Two In Maiduguri

Boko Haram Attacks Again,  Kills Two In Maiduguri

Chris Steven, Abuja Remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State have continued to launch attacks as two people were confirmed dead and many missing; as gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists ambushed and opened fire on a military/police convoy. The incident occurred on Tuesday at Abari/Dalwa village along the Maiduguri/Damboa highway. The large […]

Ikpeazu dissolves cabinet

Ikpeazu dissolves cabinet

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has dissolved the state executive council. The dissolution was contained in a statement signed and posted on the state government’s official website by the Permanent Secretary, Government House, Mr Onyii Wamah on Friday night. According to the permanent secretary, the governor retained his Chief of Staff, Mr Sunny Nwakodo, and […]

Investigate Ngige over $922; 600 US property; Group tasks EFCC

Investigate Ngige over $922; 600 US property;  Group tasks EFCC

Chris Steven, Abuja A civil society organization; Advocates for Peace and Effective Justice Development Initiative; APEJDI has called on the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission; EFCC to commence investigation into the source of funds used in the purchase of a property worth $922; 600 in the United States by the Minister of Labour and Employment […]

Acting President ‘Yemi Osinbajo To Commission Calabar Monorail, Other Milestone Projects In Cross River State

Acting President ‘Yemi Osinbajo To Commission Calabar Monorail, Other Milestone Projects In Cross River State

Ayomide, Lagos Acting President ‘Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will visit Cross River State today to commission several milestone projects undertaken by the state government. Prof. Osinbajo will be received at the Margaret Ekpo International Airport by the Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade, and then proceed to pay a courtesy visit to the Obong […]