Posts Tagged ‘Owerri’

Pharmacist beats man to death In Imo

by Chuks Azotanion February 10, 2020
A man, Damian Ali, aged 55 was alleged to have been beaten to death by a randy pharmacist whose shop, Swift Tel Pharmacy is located at Umuguma roundabout in Owerri-west LGA of Imo State. DAILY POST correspondent in Imo State learnt that the deceased was a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress who hails from […]

FRAUD ALERT! CBN Owerri Branch is Not Recruiting

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 8, 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria has gone on her Twitter handle to announce to the general public that her Owerri Branch is not recruiting. Read the tweet below; Our attention has been drawn to a message in the social media that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Owerri Branch, is recruiting. We wish to inform […]

NDLEA arrests alleged notorious drug dealer ‘Agbakwuru’ in Imo state

by Chuks Azotanion November 14, 2019
The Imo State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confirmed the arrest of Uzochi Agbakwuru, an alleged notorious drug dealer in the state.   A statement issued in Owerri on Wednesday, November 13th by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Uche Sampson, stated that Agbakwuru was arrested on October 18.     […]

Arik Air to resumes flights to Owerri

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
Arik Air says it will resume flight services to the Sam Mbakwe Airport, Owerri, from Oct. 21. The airline made the announcement in a statement signed by its Chief Executive Officer, Capt. Roy Ilegbodu, on Monday in Lagos. Ilegbodu said the airline suspended flights to Owerri early in 2019 due to operational exigencies, adding that […]

BREAKING| Ihedioha Approves Refurbishing of Dan Anyiam, Grasshoppers Stadia, Returns Heartland To Owerri

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 20, 2019
In keeping with his campaign promises, Imo State governor, Emeka Ihedioha has intensified efforts to boost sports in the state. Consequently, Ihedioha has proposed and gotten the state executive council to approve an upgrade of facilities at the Dan Anyiam Stadium and Grasshoppers International Handball Stadium to meet international standards. The latest development takes immediate […]

Gov Ihedioha suspends dredging activities in Owerri

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 6, 2019
Following the degrading situation in some areas of Owerri, Imo State Governor Emeka Ihedioha has directed the suspension of all dredging activities within the metropolis. The governor has also ordered immediate re-opening of Douglas Road, which was closed by immediate past Governor Rochas Okorocha, after relocating the Ekeukwu Owerre Market. The development had culminated in […]