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Ohanaeze: Northern Nigeria Is The Safest Place For Igbos

Nigeria is one of the safest places for Igbos to live in and do their trades, the Igbo apex socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said. Augustine Amaechi, chairman of the group in the 19 northern states, on Friday in Abuja, stated that the region has accommodated Igbos beyond measures, saying that accounted for their prosperity. […]

Suspect Narrates How He Strangled Creditor Disturbing Him To Repay N100,000

Ifeanyi Ezinwa, a revenue collector in Umuleri Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra State, is being held by the police for the murder of his relative, Chukwuebuka Iloegbunam. According to reports, Ezinwa strangled 19-year-old Iloegbunam for persistently demanding repayment of N100,000 he borrowed from him. Ezinwa, 29, it was learnt, asked the victim to meet […]

‘Broke’ NDDC Needs More Fund — Akpabio

Godswill Akpabio, Niger Delta Affairs Minister, on Friday said the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) was broke, and  asked that its funding be improved to enhance the infrastructural development of the region. Akpabio, who stated this during the NDDC strategic capacity building workshop in Uyo, noted that the funding system was poor because budgetary provisions […]

Court Sentences Ghanaian Actress, Akuapem Poloo, To 3 Months Imprisonment Over Nude Photoshoot With Her Son

Ghanaian actress, Rosemond Brown popularly known as Akuapem Poloo, has been sentenced to three months in prison by an Accra Circuit Court over the publication of obscene material and domestic violence. Mr Andy Vortia, Akuapem’s lawyer, urged for a more lenient sentence but the court held that a harsh sentence must be passed to serve […]

Enugu: Police Arrest Woman For Allegedly Killing Stepson

Police in Enugu State have arrested one Nnenna Egwuagu, 29, for allegedly administering a harmful substance on one Wisdom Egwuagu, her 3-year-old stepson. The incident happened on April 9 at about 10.00 p.m, according to the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe. The PRO said that the suspect’s husband and father of the deceased […]

PDP To Buhari: We Can’t ‘Continue’ With Bad Governance

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari from his medical tourism in the United Kingdom, but rejected his declaration that Nigerians should “expect the “continuity” of his misrule.” The PDP in a statement endorsed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday, also asserted that the statement by the All Progressives […]