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Egypt, Lebanon evacuate citizens from Nigeria

More countries yesterday evacuated their nationals from Nigeria amidst fears of possible explosion of the coronavirus outbreak in the country.
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Fire razes parts of Owerri airport

A fire outbreak has been reported at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri.

Lagos-bound Dana Air forced to disembark passengers over technical issues

A Lagos-bound Dana MD 83 plane was forced to disembark passengers yesterday after it got stuck in the threshhold of the Sam Mbakwe Airport, Owerri as it was about to take-off.
Emeka Ihedioha

Imo governor returns from US trip

Imo State Governor, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha (CON), is back to Imo State, after a one week economic and diplomatic trip to the United States of America.

Enugu airport traffic to be diverted to Owerri

All flights to Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu will be diverted to Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, following the closure of Enugu Airport for comprehensive repair works.
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Airport closure: Ebonyi government provides security

The Ebonyi government says it will provide security to travellers using the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, following the closure of the Akanu Ibiam international airport, Enugu.
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President Buhari to inaugurate new Imo airport

Gov. Rochas Okorocha has said that the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport is ready and will be inaugurated in the second week of May.
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State says he is confident that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will issue a Certificate of Return to him as the Senator-elect for Imo West Senatorial District. Okorocha expressed this optimism while speaking with State House Correspondents after a private meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

President Buhari to inaugurate Governor Okorocha’s project this month

Gov Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has said that the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport is ready and will be inaugurated in the second week of May.
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FAAN: No casualties in Owerri airport fire

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that there were no casualties in the fire incident that occurred at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, on Monday.
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FAAN begins investigations into Imo airport fire incident

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria on Monday said it had commenced investigations into the fire incident that occurred at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport in Owerri, Imo State.

Fire: We’ve resumed operations at Sam Mbakwe airport – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says it has reopened the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, Imo State for normal operations after a fire incident destroyed a part of the airport terminal about 2 pm on Monday.

Rochas Okorocha’s son in-law, others defect to Action Alliance

Uche Nwosu on Tuesday expressed confidence that he would emerge the next governor of Imo State on the platform of Action Alliance.

Imo guber: Ex-SSG wants level-playing field for aspirants

Immediate past secretary to Imo State Government and a governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sir George Eche, has insisted he is not going back on his aspiration.

2019: Imo’ll rise again under Emeka Ihedioha – Governor Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has assured the people of Imo of a positive turnaround when Emeka Ihedioha, a leading governorship aspirant, assumes the mantle of leadership in the state.

Air Peace operates all-female flight

Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace, has said that it will Thursday operate all-female flight, including pilots and cabin crew from Lagos to Abuja and from Abuja to Owerri.

APC governors to visit Plateau on Friday

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and chairman, Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), says the governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) would be in Plateau State on Friday, June 29, because of the killings in that state.

APC governors to storm Plateau over killings

Imo State governor and Chairman, Progressive Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha, has disclosed that the governors of APC extraction will be in Plateau State on Friday over the killings in that State.

Governor Okorocha: Imo to conduct local council election in June

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has said that the State would conduct the much-awaited local government election in June 2018 to elect local government chairmen and councillors.

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