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Ekwueme: A colossal loss to Nigeria says Ikpeazu

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has stated that the death of the former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON, is a colossal loss to the Southeast, Nigeria and Africa. In a condolence message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos, Governor Ikpeazu described the late …

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Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead

Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead

Second Republic vice president, Dr. Alex Ekwueme died on Sunday night November 19 in a London hospital, according to a statement released today by his family. The statement, signed by the former vice president’s brother, and the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State, Igwe Laz Ekwueme, read:  “Ekwueme family …

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Breaking News: Governor Obiano Wins Re-election

Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano of APGA has been re-elected to a second term and will be declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) following the governorship election that took place on Saturday November 18, 2017 in that state. Mr Obiano won 21 out of 21 local government …

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Buhari directs reinstatement of Obiano’s security aides

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the reinstatement of the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State. While welcoming the President on arrival Wednesday in Awka for the Grand Finale of the All Progressives Congress Governorship Rally, the governor had complained about the withdrawal of his security aides. Before departing Awka, President Buhari directed the Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations), Joshak Habila to ensure the return of the governor’s security personnel.

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the reinstatement of the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State. While welcoming the President on arrival Wednesday in Awka for the Grand Finale of the All Progressives Congress Governorship Rally, the governor had complained about the withdrawal of his security aides. Before …

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Buhari’s visit: Police warn IPOB, parties’ supporters

The Ebonyi Police Command on Monday warned the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and political parties’ supporters against disruptive acts during President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state on Tuesday. Ebonyi Commissioner of Police (CP), Titus Lamorde, gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

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NYSC: 16 corps members to repeat service in Anambra

Sixteen members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) serving in Anambra are to repeat their service year while three others will serve various terms of disciplinary measures. The Anambra NYSC Coordinator, Ebenezer Olawale, who made the disclosure on Thursday in Awka, said no formal passing out ceremony was held …

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Police arrest Onitsha publishers printing handbills for IPOB

The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday arrested two publishers in Onitsha who were allegedly printing handbills for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra in respect of November 18 election boycott in Anambra State. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Garba Umar, disclosed this at a press conference …

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