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Governor Okorocha appoints own sister as commissioner

In Imo State, Governor Rochas Okorocha has appointed his sister as the Commissioner for Happiness and Couples’ Fulfilment. At a ceremony in Owerri, the state capital, on Monday, Mr. Okorocha administered the oath of office to Ogechi Ololo (Nee Okorocha) and 27 others in a cabinet reshuffle. Mrs. Ololo is …

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Monkeypox outbreak affecting sale of bush meat – Official

The outbreak of monkeypox has affected the sale of ‘bush meat’ in the country, a farmer has said. The President of Grass Cutters Farmers Association of Nigeria, GRAFAN, Chinedu Eluwa, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Sunday that people have become cautious of what they eat, especially …

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IPOB’s agitation a joke – Gov. Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Thursday described the agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for a sovereign republic in the South-East, as a child’s play. Okorocha, who spoke after leading a delegation of the Progressives Governors’ Forum to visit the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and victims of …

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Teenage Girl Caught With Human Head | Photos – Video

A young girl identified as Iheoma Chidinma from Mgbirichi, Imo state has been caught with a human head. According to information obtained from the video of her been interrogated by the military men, Chidinma revealed she was taking the head inside a bush to bury. She also claimed her friend …

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Governor Okorocha Bans Keke From Owerri Roads

The Imo State government yesterday banned tricycles, popularly called Keke, from operating in Owerri, the state capital. The ban takes effect from September 5. Governor Rochas Okorocha, who announced the ban at the inauguration of the state’s taxi scheme, said only the taxis will be allowed to operate in the …

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Another Nigerian killed by South African Police — Union

The Nigeria Union in South Africa has confirmed the killing of a member, Kingsley Ikeri, at Vryheid town in Kwazulu Natal Province on Wednesday 30. Mr. Ikeri, 27, was a businessman and native of Mbaitolu in Imo. In December 2016, Metropolitan Police in Cape Town had suffocated to death a …

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