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WHY WE ARRESTED DINO MELAYE — NIS

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has confirmed the arrest of Sen. Dino Melaye at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Monday morning. Spokesman of the Service, Mr Sunday James, that Melaye was arrested by Immigration officials “based on instruction”. The confirmation came hours after the senator, who represents Kogi West, announced the arrest on his Twitter handle at 7:32 a.m. “I...

Abia opposition can only run on lies and propaganda -Ogbuka Nmah Kalu

When I got the information that a defeated 2015 opposition candidate in Abia State was set to run again in 2019, my initial thought was to dismiss the story as the joke of the decade. Facts on the ground confirm that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has performed well and the overwhelming majority of Abians are happy...

Abia Tele-Medicine Initiative is revolutionary-Ahukannah

By Dr Gozie John Ahukannah Hon Commissioner for Health, Abia State. Our attention has been drawn to a publication in an online publication, Abia facts news.com by a Dr Dominic Ugochukwu Nmerengwa on reasons why Governor Okezie Ikpeazu's newest initiative, the Abia Tele-Health Initiative MAY fail. While appreciating his contribution to the discuss, we would not join any issues with him, but rather...

2019 GUBER ELECTIONS: Anioma Nation Adopts Okowa As Sole Candidate

As Ekweremadu, Secondus, Wike, Ibori, Uduaghan, Others Extol Okowa's Achievements THE Anioma Nation in Delta state on Saturday (21/04/18) endorsed the State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for second term, an endorsement the Governor said will spur him to do more for Deltans. National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, Deputy President of the Senate, Dr Ike...

Press Release: APC Should Stop Being A Threat To Law, Order And Peace In Abia State;

By Sir Don Ubani; KSC, JP, Abia State, under the divine watch of Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, has been peaceful. This state of affairs has been made possible by the simple strategy of assuring even development and giving every section of the State a sense of belonging by the PDP government of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu. No body in Abia State would be...

Orji Uzor Kalu sends thugs after Ikechi Emenike  -As Abia APC crises deepens

Abia APC chieftain and former governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, was today fingered in an attack by thugs loyal to him and his factional leaders of APC against party faithfuls loyal to Chief Ikechi Emenike in Umuahia. The attack, which led to at least two persons being seriously injured and currently fighting for their lives at a...

Mourinho pays tribute to old rival Wenger

Jose Mourinho once called Arsene Wenger a “specialist in failure’’ but, after the Arsenal manager announced he was stepping down at the end of the season, there was only respect. Asked by reporters on Friday whether he regretted some of his behaviour towards the Frenchman over the years, the Manchester United boss suggested the question betrayed a lack of understanding. “You...

FG moves to end rift among permanent secretaries, ministers, others

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Federal Government has started moves aimed at putting an end to recurring rifts between permanent secretaries and other stakeholders in public sector administration. The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winnifred Oyo-Ita, disclosed this in her keynote address at an induction training programme organised for permanent secretaries in Abuja on Friday. Oyo-Ita said the induction...

FG moves to end rift among permanent secretaries, ministers, others

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Federal Government has started moves aimed at putting an end to recurring rifts between permanent secretaries and other stakeholders in public sector administration. The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winnifred Oyo-Ita, disclosed this in her keynote address at an induction training programme organised for permanent secretaries in Abuja on Friday. Oyo-Ita said the induction...

PDP accuses INEC, APC of rigging plot with 30,000 ‘illegal’ poling units

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the plotting to secretly create illegal 30, 000 polling units in “compromised areas” in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). A statement on Friday by the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan described the alleged plot as wicked, horrible and totally unacceptable. The opposition party said it uncovered the the...