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Eastern Nigeria's Constitutional Grievances Transcends Nigeria's National Assembly's Powers
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Eastern Nigeria’s Constitutional Grievances Transcends Nigeria’s National Assembly’s Powers

THE CONSTITUTIONAL GRIEVANCES OF EASTERN NIGERIA ARE OF THE NATURE OF A SOVEREIGNTY DISPUTATION AND SO TRANSCEND THE LEGISLATIVE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF NIGERIA: AN OPEN MEMORANDUM TO EASTERN NIGERIA POLITICIANS ACROSS ALL POLITICAL PARTIES LNC 11/04/17. The remediation to the Constitutional enshacklement and enslavement of Eastern Nigeria cannot be undertaken by way […]

No fire in Ebonyi Govt House, says Umahi
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No fire in Ebonyi Govt House, says Umahi

Governor David Umahi has described as  misrepresentation of facts,  reports by the media that fire gutted the Accounts department of the Government. Umahi, who briefed journalists after the South-East Governors Forum in Enugu on Sunday, said  an “overused airconditioner” had a minor surge on Friday morning  which was immediately contained by vigilant workers.   He […]

Community Policing, Operation Impact Strategies Effective Weapons Against Criminals in A/Ibom-CP
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Community Policing, Operation Impact Strategies Effective Weapons Against Criminals in A/Ibom-CP

By Dianabasi Effiong   The Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom, Mr Donald Awunah, has assured that “Operation Impact’’ and effective community policing strategies ensured that no kidnap or murder cases remained unsolved.   Awunah, who is the 21st commissioner of police in the state, made this known in an interview with our correspondent in […]

Catholic Archbishop Flags Off Construction of 24-kilometre Community Road in Cross River
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Catholic Archbishop Flags Off Construction of 24-kilometre Community Road in Cross River

From: Dianabasi Effiong, Mkpot (Cross River)   Archbishop Joseph Ekuwem, the Catholic Archdiocese of Calabar, has expressed happiness that his humble intervention encouraged the people of Mkpot community in Akamkpa Local Government in Cross River start the construction of a 24-kilometre road through community efforts.   Ekuwem, who expressed the pleasure at the ground breaking […]

Fulani Herdsmen Kill 10 in Cross State
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Fulani Herdsmen Kill 10 in Cross State

By Dianabasi Effiong    No fewer than 10 persons have been allegedly killed in Obio Usiere, Eniong Abatim in Odukapni Local Government Area of Cross River State by persons suspected to be Fulani herdsmen.   The Village Head the Obio Usiere, Apostle Iya Effiong Orok, gave the figure to journalists on Saturday.   He also […]

Umahi Urges Southern Churches to assist Northern Counterparts, As Ebonyi  Initiates Mentorship Programme for Unemployed Graduates
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Umahi Urges Southern Churches to assist Northern Counterparts, As Ebonyi  Initiates Mentorship Programme for Unemployed Graduates

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has challenged churches in the southern states of Nigeria to assist  those  in the North   to cushion the effect of violence attacks on them in the area.   Umahi, at the   10th year anniversary and foundation stone laying of Basilica of Grace Cathedral of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican […]

Parents, students appeal to Delta Govt. to end teachers’ strike
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Parents, students appeal to Delta Govt. to end teachers’ strike

  Stakeholders, including parents and students, have appealed to the Delta State Government to evolve measures to end the ongoing teachers’ strike over unpaid salaries and retirement benefits.   The striking teachers are also demanding payment of their promotion arrears and elevation of those due for promotion.   In separate interviews in Asaba on Tuesday, […]

Women protest as Fulani herdsman rapes 70- year-old widow  to coma in Ebonyi
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Women protest as Fulani herdsman rapes 70- year-old widow  to coma in Ebonyi

The women of Isu in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi State on Wednesday  stormed Abakaliki  protesting against the activities of Fulani herdsmen in the area. The women who came in their numbers carrying placards with different inscriptions such as  “fulanis have destroyed all our crops and polluted our rivers and ponds,’ ‘ Fulanis have  […]

The Tragedy of "One Nigeria"
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The Tragedy of “One Nigeria”

By Charles Ogbu. There is absolutely nothing wrong in a man choosing to live in denial of the reality of his situation for a short while. After all, denial is part of the grieving process. The first part, actually. When I lost my father, the late Emmanuel Nwodo Ogbu Nwa-Chima, not too long ago, too […]

Communique of the Middle Belt People's Conference on the resurgence of the Fulani attacks
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Communique of the Middle Belt People’s Conference on the resurgence of the Fulani attacks

MAKURDI DECLARATION 2017: Communique of the Conference on Herders and Farmers Conflicts in Central Nigeria, organized by the Centre for Research Management, Benue State University, Makurdi, held at the Auditorium 1 of the College of Health Sciences, Benue State University from 13th – 16th March, 2017 Christened:  The Centre for Research and Management, Benue State […]