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100 Days in Office: CAN, Monarchs, Others Score Ihedioha High

Destiny Ugorji Imo State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Traditional Rulers, Stakeholders and leaders of thought in Imo State have scored the administration of Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State high after his first one hundred days in Office. The verdict was passed during a meeting of critical stakeholders and leaders of thought,...

Police Parade Killers of Christopher Agorua in Oguta

Destiny Ugorji Imo State Police Command Tuesday, paraded three persons suspected to have a hand in the gruesome murder of one Hon. Christopher Agorua in Egwe, Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State in March, 2019. Parading the suspects at the Imo State Police Headquarters, Police Public Relations...

IMSUTH DOCTORS NOT ON STRIKE – MANAGEMENT

…AS GOVT. CONTINUES NEGOTIATION WITH STAKEHOLDERS Management of Imo State University Teaching Hospital – IMSUTH, Orlu says there are no striking workers in the Institution, even as Imo State Government has continued to negotiate with critical stakeholders in the health sector in the state. IMSUTH Chief Medical Director, Dr. Chukwuma Duru made...

Imo Police Parades Suspects, Recovered Items … Vows To End Crime In The State

The Imo State Police Command has paraded fifty four suspects for various criminal offences ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, child stealing/trafficking, rape and unlawful possession of firearms. The parade was carried out during the press briefing by Rabiu Ladodo, Commissioner of Police for the state on the 5th of September, 2015.

Ooni Launches Youth Empowerment Initiative … Partners UK Business School To End Unemployment

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has launched the Royal African Young Emerging Entrepreneurs Summit (RAYEES), in furtherance of his giant strides towards ending unemployment among Nigerian youths. During a press conference on Thursday at his palace in Ile Ife, Osun State, the Special Adviser to the monarch on Youth...

Zimbabwe Ex-President Robert Mugabe Dies At 95

Robert Mugabe, who led Zimbabwe with an iron fist from 1980 to 2017, has died at the age of 95, the country’s president announced on Friday. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President… Robert Mugabe,” Emmerson Mnangagwa said in a tweet.

Professor, 11 Others Arraigned For Alleged Fraud

A 60-year-old man, Charles Jide-Oni, who claimed to be a professor and lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, was arraigned before a Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos State for allegedly obtaining money under false pretence and engaging in advance fee fraud. A statement by Wilson Uwujaren, head, media...

Rehabilitate Cyber Criminals, Ooni Urges EFCC

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to go beyond merely arresting cyber criminals by rehabilitating them.The Ooni made the call while playing host to an EFCC delegation from the South West Zonal Office of the commission on Wednesday in Ile-Ife.Ogunwusi, who decried the alarming rate of cybercrimes...

South South Oil And Gas Players Hail Spiritual Leader

Akpan Etukudoh Asare The Ogoni Oil and Gas Landlords Association alongside Oil Wells and Oil Spill Sites Landowners in Rivers State have called on the Spiritual Leader of Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, His Holiness Olumba Olumba Obu at his vestry in Calabar. Chairman of the associations, Barrister Benjamin Jiji, said that the purpose...

Xenophobia: UN Chief Flays ‘Acts Of Violence’ Against Foreigners

UN Secretary-General António  Guterres has “strongly condemned” the renewed wave of “acts of violence” against foreigners and their property in parts of South Africa. Guterres’ message was conveyed by his spokesman, Mr Stéphane Dujarric, at a news briefing at the UN headquarters in New York on Wednesday. He was responding to...