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How Police brutilised Ebonyi Labour leader


Ebonyi State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ikechukwu Nwafor, has narrated his predicament in the hands of the officers of the Ebonyi State Police Command, saying it was abuse of his rights and those of his members.

PDP National Convention: Sheriff, Secondus, others undergo screening



The Acting  National Chairman  of  the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has assured that the party will embark  on an aggressive reconciliation  process after the convention to ensure that  every interest group is carried  along.

Rescued Chibok girl meets Buhari

The 19-year-old Chibok school girl rescued from Sambisa forest on Wednesday met with President Buhari on Thursday, May 19, 2016.

18th Nestle Milo Basketball Championship: Kogi, Adamawa clash in Confluence final

Government Secondary School, Numan, Adamawa and Harmony Secondary School, Lokoja, Kogi State, have qualified for the Confluence Conference final of the 18th Nestle Milo Secondary School Basketball Championships in Lokoja.

NIMASA to review maritime security strategy

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is set to review its security strategy.

 The measure is to enhance its capacity to combat piracy and illegal activities on Nigerian waters.

NIMASA Director General, Dr Dakuku Peterside, disclosed this

Strike: How Police brutalised Ebonyi labour leaders

Ebonyi Police Command Thursday, May 19, 2016, manhandled and  arrested Mr. Ikechukwu Nwafor, and other labour leaders in the state over the on-going strike in the country, which is being complied with in the state.

NYSC’s 2016 Batch ‘A’ Stream II orientation programme postponed

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Thursday announced the indefinite postponement of the 2016 Batch A, stream II orientation programme, which was initially scheduled to hold this Saturday.

It said a new date would be announced “in due course.”

Court: Metuh goes back to national hospital

Chief Olisa Metuh, the national spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been reportedly rushed back to the National Hospital in Abuja.

 Metuh’s trial has proven particularly controversial.

China denies export of human flesh to Africa

China's Ambassador to Zambia, Yang Youming, has refuted the allegation that China was taking dead bodies, marinating them, putting them in cans and then selling them in African supermarkets.

Nigeria will qualify for Zambia 2017-Amuneke

Emmanuel Amuneke has assured Nigerians that the Flying Eagles will defend the CAF U-20 title in next year's edition in Zambia.