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Ganduje urges fed govt to probe clashes in Rivers, Abia

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has urged the Federal Government to investigate the Tuesday clashes between soldiers and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), in parts of Rivers and Abia states.

Biafra: Kanu backs out of talks with Southeast govs

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has backed out of the planned talks between the group and the South-East Governors Forum.

Anambra guber: Hausa community supports Obiano’s re-election bid

Hausa community in Nnewi has declared support for the re-election bid of Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra.

Enugu DISCO commits N10bn to prepaid meters in Southeast

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) says it has committed over N10 billion to see that its customers in the entire South East were metered, describing its electricity consumers as the company’s major core values.

EFCC arrests man for defrauding Taiwanese woman of $1.2m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested one Chinedu Nwosu for allegedly defrauding a Taiwanese businesswoman of $1.2m.

Buhari’s order against IPOB perfect – Unongo

The chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Dr. Paul Unongo, has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari’s marching order to security chiefs to crush the Indigenous People Biafra, IPOB, is perfect.

FC IfeanyiUbah players owed 4 months salaries

Players of Nigeria Professional Football League club FC IfeanyiUbah are being owed four months salaries.

Family of five die after rice meal in Anambra

The Umuatuegwu Okija community, in the Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State, has been thrown into mourning after a family of five was wiped out in a day after a rice meal.

Anambra church shooting: We have no need to arrest Aloysius Ikegwuonu – Police

The Police have said they have no reason to arrest Mr. Aloysius Ikegwuonu, aka Bishop, who is said to be the target of the August 6, 2017 attacks on St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra State.

Ozubulu killing: Fed govt will give victims best medical treatment – Onyeama

Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says the Federal Government is prepared to give victims of the Ozubulu attack the best possible medical treatment wherever it is available.

Heads will roll if perpetrators of Ozubulu killing don’t repent – Bishop

The Catholic Bishop of Nnewi, Hilary Okeke, has said heads will roll in Ozubulu community if the perpetrators of the August 6 killings refuse to repent.

Anambra church attack: Bishop commends fed govt’s prompt response

The Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, Most Rev. Hilary Okeke, has commended the Federal Government for responding promptly to the killing of worshippers at St. Phillip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra State.

Ozubulu killings: Osinbajo sends delegation to Anambra

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is sending a five-man Federal Government delegation to Anambra State on Saturday, to visit and condole with the government and people of the state over last Sunday’s attack on worshippers at the St. Philips Catholic Church in Ofufe-Amakwa, Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the State.

Catholic church releases full list of victims of Anambra attack

The Catholic diocese of Nnewi, Anambra State, has released the names of victims of the attack on St. Philip’s Catholic church, Ozubulu, just as the death toll increased to 13.


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SA-based businessman wants cost of e-passport reduced

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Threaten Nigeria’s unity, be treated as criminal – AGF

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said that anyone posing a threat to Nigeria’s unity will be treated as a criminal.