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The brother of the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu, Kingsley Kanu yesterday lost a legal challenge against the British government about his continued detention in Nigeria after he brought a judicial review of London’s alleged refusal to officially acknowledge that Kanu was the victim of extraordinary rendition and unlawful detention. In London, Judge Jonathan Swift rejected Kingsley’s application that the United Kingdom foreign ministry should rule […]

todayMarch 24, 2023 4



Suspected political thugs have set ablaze a state High Court in Owutu Edda community in Ebonyi State barely 24 hours after the conclusion of the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in the state. The Registrar of the court Oluchi Uduma who spoke to journalists said that the hoodlums invaded the court in the early hours of yesterday chanting war songs, and set ablaze the building, noted that they had […]

todayMarch 22, 2023 5


Imo Commissioner of Police Condemns Monarch’s Murder.

The Commissioner of Police in Imo State, Mohammed Barde, has condemned the attack on the palace of the traditional ruler of Obudi Agwa in Oguta Local Government Area of the state, Ignatius Asor. Gunmen in their numbers yesterday morning invaded the Obudi Agwa community in Oguta LGA of Imo State, killing the community’s monarch and others. The police boss, while appealing for calm, assured the people of Agwa in particular […]

todayNovember 15, 2022 6

South East

Governor’s Plan 24-Hour Patrol in The Southeast

The South East Governors Forum SEGF yesterday at the Enugu State Government House, debunked the news making rounds that they formed a security outfit Eastern Security Network ESN, reiterating that the security outfit they credited is Ebubeagu and Forest Guard. The Governor of Ebonyi State and the chairman of South East Governors Forum, David Umahi who read the communique after the emergency Southeast Governor’s Forum meeting, told newsmen that they […]

todayOctober 31, 2022 25

South East

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has reiterated the need for Ohanaeze Ndigbo to promote and preserve Igbo cultural heritage

The Governor of Enugu State Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has reiterated the need for Ohanaeze Ndigbo to promote and preserve Igbo cultural heritage as the custodian of Igbo culture and tradition. Ugwuanyi who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Simon Ortuanya, laid the emphasis at Michael Okpara Square Enugu as the State chapter of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group marks the 2022 IRI-JI New Yam Festival. In his remarks, […]

todayOctober 31, 2022 8


Former Lawmaker Laments over Dreadful Effect of Flood in Anambra State.

A former lawmaker, who represented Ogbaru Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives in Anambra State Afam Ogene, has lamented over the devastating effect of floods in areas like OGWU Ikpele, Akili Ogidi, Obeagwe, Ossomala, Umunankwo, Ogbakuba, Ochuche, Akili Ozizor, Atani, Ohita And Odekpe, Amiyi, Iyiowa, Ogbeukwu, Okoti and parts of Okpoko. Ogene, a candidate of the Labor Party LP for House of Representatives in the 2023 election, said the […]

todaySeptember 28, 2022 5

South East

Governor Ugwuanyi Calls for Peace among Enugu Communities.

The Governor of Enugu State Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday, said that it is his utmost desire for all communities in the state to live in peace and harmony for steady progress and development of the state, stressing that the biggest gift he needs from the people of Enugu State is peace. Ugwuanyi made his heart desire known when the people of Mgboo Community in Awgu Local Government Area of the state […]

todaySeptember 23, 2022 9

South East

Traditional Rulers from Enugu North Senatorial District of Enugu State have presented Ofo to the Governor of the State.

Traditional Rulers from Enugu North Senatorial District of Enugu State have presented Ofo to the Governor of the State Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, who is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP for the 2023 general election, as a symbol of their solidarity and endorsement of his senatorial bid. The Grand Patron of Enugu State Council of Traditional Rulers, His Royal Highness HRH Igwe Simeon Osisi Itodo, presented the traditional symbol […]

todaySeptember 14, 2022 2


Governor Ugwuanyi Swears In Committee On Creation Of Autonomous Communities.

The Governor of Enugu State Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday inaugurated a committee on the creation of autonomous communities in the state chaired by Professor Felix C. Asogwa. Ugwuanyi during the swearing-in at the EXCO Chamber, Government House, Enugu, said that the decision which has the approval of the State Executive Council EXCO was in response to the continuous clamor for granting of community autonomy in the state by many kindred units/villages. […]

todaySeptember 14, 2022 22