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Why INEC extended Deadline for Voters’ Registration

By Ochai Sunday The recent protests by various interest group and stakeholders in the electoral process notably TakeItBack Movement, OurMumuDonDo Movement, Presidential Aspirants Coming Together (PACT) initiative, and concerned Civil Society Organizations calling he Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to extend the deadline to enable more Nigerians register and participate, have been cited as the […]

Umahi Donates N400m to NYSC

By Johnson Eze Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has donated N400 million to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) for the renovation of its Orientation Camp in Afikpko North Local Government Area. This is separate from the N5,000 travel allowance given to each of the 2,200 Batch B Stream I Corps Members who ended their […]

Group Commends Minister Of Water Resources on Projects Execution

By Pascal Emeka A civil society organization, ‘Media Practitioners for Development, MPD’ has commended the Minister of water Resources Engr Suleiman Adamu over what the group referred as his proactive engagement in tackling the challenges of water supply in the country. In a press statement made available to newsmen in Abuja recently and signed by […]

Insecurity: Former Presidential Hopeful Calls for Speedy Passage of Illegal importation of Small Arms Bill

Paschal Emeka, Abuja   A former Presidential Candidate, in 2007 presidential election, and Director General National Task Force for the Prohibition of Illegal Importation/Smuggling of Arms, Ammunition and Light Weapons, (NATFORCE) Chief Osita Okereke Emmanuel, OON, has called on the National Assembly to pass the National Commission for the Prohibition of illegal importation of Small […]

EFCC arrest, detain pregnant woman using fake petition

By Our Reporter Impunity reign of Ibrahim Magu led Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has continued unabated as the commission allegedly arrested a pregnant woman on a mere speculation without formal invitation. A pregnant woman, Mrs. Bukola Ademola was arrested and detained by the EFCC for over three hours on a Sunday morning without […]

I have no Ghost Constituency project-Hon Jega

By Paschal Emeka Following a weighty allegation by an online media, Sahara Reporters, that the Youth Capacity Development Centre at Jega attracted by Hon Mohammed Umar Jega, who represents Aliero/Gwandu/Jega Federal constituency in the National Assembly (NASS), is a ghost project which exists only on paper, the honorable has denied it in totality describing the […]

20 Indigenous Oil Traders Make NNPC list For Crude Oil Exporters

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has released the full list of companies that will lift Nigeria’s crude for the export market from July 2018 to June 2020. The list of 50 firms include 20 indigenous players, more than 18 Nigerian companies approved for the contract ‎ between 2017 and 2018. The schedule is completed […]

PROFILE OF HIS EXCELLENCY, SENATOR THEODORE AHAMEFULE ORJI – Senator Representing Abia Central Senatorial district, 2015-2019.

PROFILE OF HIS EXCELLENCY, SENATOR THEODORE AHAMEFULE ORJI Senator Representing Abia Central Senatorial district, 2015-2019. Theodore Ahamefule Orji was born in his hometown Amaokwe-Ugba, Ibeku in Umuahia North Local Government Area of Abia State on November 11, in the year 1950. His father Chief Tom Orji Ikoro was a man of great means by all […]

Lessons Of Quality Leadership, the Sen Orji’s Example

By Johnson Eze It is no longer news that three local governments in Isiala Ngwa axis that fall within the Abia central senatorial zone have endorsed Sen. Theodore Orji for a second term in the senate. Meaning they are satisfied with his performance and therefore ready to vote him in come 2019 general election. Similarly, […]