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Herdsmen invasion: Ebonyi community deserted, over 30 houses razed

Enyanwu Igwe village in Igbeagu community, Izzi local government area of Ebonyi State, has been reportedly deserted following the killings and destruction of properties by Fulani herdsmen. Recall that herdsmen invaded Enyanwu Igwe village on Monday, killing four persons and destroyed economic trees and other properties worth millions of naira. …

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Nigerian Police debunk suicide rumour of officer posted to Borno

The Ebonyi Police Command has debunked the rumour making the rounds in Abakaliki that one of its officers committed suicide on Monday, over his posting to Maiduguri. Sgt. Donatus Oyibe was found dead inside a well at his premises in Abakaliki, while people insinuated that he committed suicide on learning …

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Policeman allegedly commits suicide over deployment to Borno

A police officer in the Ebonyi State, Donatus Oyibe, has reportedly committed suicide in Abakaliki, the state capital. Mr. Oyibe, a native of Ndegu Ishieke in Ebonyi Local Government Area of the state, was said to have jumped into a well on Sunday night when he reportedly went to fetch …

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Professor, 5 others die in accident

The Dean, School of Basic Medical Sciences at the Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ebonyi, Prof. Robert Nneli, is dead. He died in one of the two accidents recorded, on Thursday night, at the notorious 131 junction of the Abakaliki-Enugu federal highway. Nneli, 69, joined the University in 2012 after spending close …

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