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Ikpeazu calls on ACCIMA to complete Enyimba Hotel

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has called on members of Aba Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines And Agriculture (ACCIMA) to expedite the reconstruction of Enyimba Hotels Aba to give Aba a first class hotel that can host national and international events. The Governor made the call during the investiture …

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RAAMP to open access to rural farmlands in Abia State.

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has commended Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project (RAAMP) for selecting Abia State as one of the 18 States nationwide that will benefit from the World Bank support. The Governor who spoke through his Special Adviser on policy implementation, Hon.Chima Chukwu, at …

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Nigeria Entrepreneur Award honours Governor Okezie Ikpeazu

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu There is no doubt that Nigeria has enough human capital to place its economy as amongst the most developed in the world. But today, very few states have made a cogent attempt at developing their human capital. With the immense potential of extraordinary talent …

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Falana makes fresh case for release of El-Zakzaky, wife

Lagos lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has made a fresh case for the release of Sheik Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and wife Zainab on health ground. His request was contained in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari dated November 7 and titled: “Fresh request for the release of Sheik Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and Hajia …

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Rochas Foundation ‘ready for Johnson-Sirleaf’s visit’

THE Rochas Okorocha Foundation is ready to receive Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, who is visiting Imo State today as a guest of the foundation. The director-general of the foundation, Mrs Uloma Nwosu said the visit will lead to a renewed effort to focus attention on the plight of homeless, orphaned, …

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Monkeypox victim loses pregnancy

Miss Wuese Aloo, the suspected monkey pox victim in Benue State, has lost her four-month-old pregnancy. This was confirmed at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH), Makurdi. Wuese said she contracted the disease from her lorry-driver boyfriend, who is nowhere to be found. He occasionally bring goods to Gboko. …

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How Diezani cash was allegedly shared, by EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has tendered documents in court showing how funds allegedly diverted by former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke were allegedly shared. It alleged that Mrs. Alison-Madueke shared $115,010,000 (about N35 billion) to various individuals in 36 states ahead of the 2015 general …

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Senate refers NDDC board extension row to SGF

Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday declared that the era of Executive/ Legislature face-off is over. Saraki stated this while ruling on a motion alleging the irregularity in the renewal of the tenure of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) board members. He declared: “The days of balderdash are over. It …

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Misau: Court summons Saraki, 8 others over IGP probe

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has ordered Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and eight others to appear before it and show reason why an order seeking to stop the the planned probe of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, will not be granted. This was the …

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