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March 21, 2018 2:33 PM Buhari Sends Delegation To Dapchi

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a delegation comprising cabinet members to Dapchi, Yobe State, to meet with the released school girls. Those in the delegation are the Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed, Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, and the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadijah Bukar Ibrahim. The delegation is currently at the Nnamdi 17

March 21, 2018 10:08 AM Obiano submits names of 16 commissioner nominees to Anambra Assembly

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, on Tuesday, submitted the names of 16 Commissioner nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. The names were made up of seven former Commissioners in his first term while nine are fresh nominees. The re-nominated commissioners were Dr. Uju Nworgu, Prof. Kate Omenugha, Mr. Afam Mbanefo, Mark Okoye 18

March 19, 2018 7:27 PM 54 students bag first class degree in UNIZIK

A total of 54 students graduated with first class degree certificates in the 2016/2017 academic session of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State. Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Joseph Eberendu Ahaneku, made the disclosure, on Monday, in his office during the press conference to herald activities lined up this week to mark the 12th Convocation 18

March 19, 2018 12:58 PM UTME 2018: Candidate, who scored 250, dies in Anambra hotel

A candidate of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, in Awka, Anambra State, John Ezekwe, has drowned and died in a hotel. Ezekwe drowned in the swimming pool of a hotel at Old INEC Road in Awka South. Punch reports that Ezekwe had gone to the hotel for a friend’s birthday when the incident happened. He was said to be a Joint Universities 16

March 19, 2018 8:04 AM Unknown gunmen kidnap communication giant’s aged-woman in Abia

Unknown gunmen on Sunday kidnapped an aged woman at Ubakala, Umuahia south local government area of Abia state. The victim’s name could be ascertained as of the time of the incident, but sources hinted that she is the mother of a communication giant and Chief Executive Officer of SLOT, Mr. Nnamdi Ezeigbo. According to information made available to newsmen 19

March 18, 2018 8:22 PM Biafra: Police speaks on IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

Commissioner of Police in Abia State, Anthony Ogbizi, has said that sureties of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) should tell the world where he is. Justice Binta Nyako ordered Ejiofor to produce the elusive IPOB leader during the next adjournment date of March 28, or for his sureties to explain his whereabouts. Kanu was admitted to bail on April 17

March 13, 2018 12:45 AM African human rights commission writes Buhari on IPOB, Kanu

African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) has restrained the Nigerian government from taking further actions against the President of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, and members of the group pending the decision of the commission on the complaint of the group against the government. The ACHPR, which reports to the African 16

March 8, 2018 2:16 PM Police commences mop up of arms used by vigilante in Rivers

Police in Rivers State said it had commenced mopping up of illegal firearms used by vigilante groups in the state and Neighbourhood Watch Corps. The command said the move followed a directive from the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. This was part of a statement in Port Harcourt, the state capital by the Public Relations Officer, DSP Nnamdi 27

March 7, 2018 12:31 PM World Cup Trophy For Nigeria

According to the Nigeria Football Federation, the trophy will land at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja aboard a chartered flight at 11am. Sports minister Solomon Dalung and the NFF president Amaju Pinnick will be the first to have a view of the trophy on the aircraft before it leaves the airport. “From the airport, the trophy, accompanied 28

March 1, 2018 10:16 AM Biafra: How IPOB members almost killed me – Prof. Amucheazi

Secretary of Igbo Leaders of Thought, ILT, and former Director-General of the National Orientation Agency, NOA, Prof Elochukwu Amucheazi, has said he nearly lost his life during the reported attack on Igbo leaders by members of pro-Biafra groups at their meeting venue in Enugu. The Igbo leaders that were honoured included the first Republic President 19