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CLEEN Foundation: How to end oil bunkering, pipeline vandalism in N/Delta

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   In the past, agriculture used to be the mainstay of the nation’s economy with such products as palm produce, groundnut and cocoa being…

Okorocha, other candidates sign peace accord in Imo

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has signed the Imo Accord for 2015 peaceful polls along other governorship candidates of other political parties…

Udema-Eze promises to reduce school fees in Ebonyi if…

By Felix Uka  / Reporter, Abakaliki   The governorship candidate of the Independent Democrats (ID) for the April 11 election in Ebonyi State, Mrs Grace Udema-Eze, says she is vying for…

Don advocates peace education in school curriculum

A professor of English Language at the University of Lagos, Akachi Ezeigbo, has advocated the introduction of peace education in the nation’s school curriculum. Ezeigbo made the call at the…

Obiano promises peaceful elections in Anambra

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has promised peaceful general elections in the state. Obiano made the promise when a delegation of the Council of the Wise led by its…

APGA chieftain tasks Obiano on party’s programme

By Gbenga Faturoti  Correspondent, Osogbo   A chieftain of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Gbenga Afeni, has appealed to the Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, not to derail…

VC counsels Ojukwu varsity students against cultism

By Christian Emeka /  Special Correspondent, Awka    Vice-Chancellor, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) Uli, Prof. Fidelis U. Okafor, has charged matriculating students of the university to be of good conduct…

Imo First Lady fetes 6,000 indigent persons

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   The wife of Imo State governor, Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha, has again touched the lives of the less privileged in the state, as she…

Okorocha lists achievements in Imo

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has used the opportunity provided by the political debate organised by the state chapter of Nigeria Union of…

Imo federal civil servants support Ihedioha’s guber bid

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives and Imo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has engaged federal servants in Imo…

Condition of Enugu Trade Fair complex pathetic, says Adesina

Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of Sun Newspapers, Mr Femi Adesina, has described the infrastructure at the Enugu Trade Fair complex as `pitiable and worrisome’. Speaking during the newspaper’s special day…

Police arraign pastor, wife for beating up co-tenant in Enugu

Enugu State Police Command has brought a couple, David Orji and Happiness Orji; both of Enugu-South Local Government Area, before an Enugu-South Magistrates’ Court for allegedly assaulting a co-tenant. The…

Church leaders should not allow politicians deceive them, says Okorocha

Church leaders should not allow politicians deceive them, says Okorocha

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has called on church leaders in the country not to allow themselves or the church to be used…

I’ll use Imo resources equitably if elected Gov –Ihedioha

I’ll use Imo resources equitably if elected Gov –Ihedioha

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), governorship candidate in Imo State, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has promised to govern the state with broad mind and use the state’s resources equitably, if elected. Ihedioha…

Ukpai mobilising Anambra residents to pray for peaceful elections

Rev. Canon Iyke Egbuonu, a cleric, says the founder of Ukpai Praying for Nigeria Group, Rev. Uma Ukpai, has mobilised residents of Anambra State to pray for the peaceful conduct…

Tansian varsity matriculates 201 students

By Christian Emeka /  Special Correspondent, Awka   Tansian University, Umunya in Anambra State, has matriculated about 201 fresh students for 2014/2015 academic session. Speaking at the eighth matriculation ceremony held…

Abia govt, APGA in war of words over shooting of youth

Abia govt, APGA in war of words over shooting of youth

By Ben Duru SE/SS Bureau Chief The shooting in Ikwuano Local Government Area of Abia State of a youth has sparked off political tirade between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and…

Orji charges PDP candidates to maintain peace

By Ben Duru SE/SS Bureau Chief Candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State in the forthcoming general elections have received an order to return to their respective…

Okorocha denies mismanaging Imo council funds?

By Anolu Vincent Senior Correspondent, Owerri Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has debunked allegations of mismanagement of local government funds by the administration, stressing that the Rescue Mission government has made…

APGA, Igbeke move to stop Buhari through court??

By Christian Emeka  Special Correspondent, Awka All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, could be stopped from contesting in the forthcoming election on grounds of breaches of relevant provisions…

Izombe indigenes urge FG to repair refineries

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri    Indigenes of Izombe, an oil producing community in Oguta council area of Imo State have called on the Federal Government to repair the…

When visually impaired ex-corps member established computer school for the blind

Comrade Ukaogo Nwabueze Williams is a visually impaired former corps member that recently completed his National Youth Corps Service year in Umuahia, the Abia State capital. He did his service…

Okorocha tasks Nigerians to respect women

Anolu Vincent  / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called on Nigerians to appreciate the role of women in the development of the country by giving…

UNIZIK suspends five lecturers for exam misconduct

The management of Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK) in Awka, Anambra State,  has suspended five lecturers for examination misconduct. The institution’s Director of Publications, Mr Emma Ojukwu, confirmed the suspension in…

No plan to hike fees at ESUT –VC

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  /  Correspondent, Enugu   Vice Chancellor of the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), Professor Cyprain Onyeji, has allayed fear of a fee hike in…

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