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Igbo group sets to look into erosion, marginalization, others

Igbo group sets to look into erosion, marginalization, others

The newly established Igbo socio-political and cultural organization, the Igbo Improvement Union, has set up various committees, including those of marginalization, erosion control and arts and culture in a bid to address problems confronting the Igbo nation. Rising from its meeting in Awka, promoters of the new organization said their first major task is to…

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Crisis Looms In Delta State As Kingmaker Rejects 17 Years Old Monarch

Crisis Looms In Delta State As Kingmaker Rejects 17 Years Old Monarch

There are indication of a looming crisis in Ubulu-Uku Kingdom, Anoicha South Local Government Area of Delta State, following the rejection of the newly crowned  17 years old monarch, HRM Chukwuka Akaeze I, by the Onishe (King- maker), Chief Emma Ejiofor. The 17 years old monarch, succeeded his father, late Edward Akaeze Ofulue III, killed…

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I’m Not Done With School, I’m Going Back – 17-Year-Old Delta King

I’m Not Done With School, I’m Going Back – 17-Year-Old Delta King

Teenage Chukwuka Noah, who was installed Obi (king) Akaeze I of Ubulu-Uku Kingdom in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State after the murder of his father, tells NOSA AKENZUA how he plans to rule the kingdom. When exactly did you know that you would succeed your father as the king of Ubulu-Uku Kingdom?…

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17 Year Old Crowned King In Delta

17 Year Old Crowned King In Delta

A fifteen year old boy has been crowned the traditional ruler of the kingdom of Ubulu-Uku in Aniocha South LGA of Delta state. He is replacing his father Obi Akaeze Edward Ofulue III, who was found dead last month after being kidnapped by unknown gunmen. The teenager was on Friday, after fulfilling the various rites,…

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Lassa Fever Kills Two In Asaba

Lassa Fever Kills Two In Asaba

An outbreak of Lassa fever at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba has been reported with two confirmed dead. The Punch reports that while many of the patients and nurses have fled the hospital for fear of the unknown, investigations revealed that it took the efforts of the Health workers at the FMC to remove the…

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Nollywood Igbo Actor And Husband To Muma Gee To Be Buried Alive By Kidnappers If…

Nollywood Igbo Actor And Husband To Muma Gee To Be Buried Alive By Kidnappers If…

Unconfirmed reports say Nollywood actor Prince Eke has been kidnapped. He was abducted on the Owerri-Port Harcourt road as he returned from a movie location in Delta state. Pulse.ng is reporting that he was abducted on Saturday, December 5, 2015. The abductors since seizing the actor have demanded the sum of N15 million. They have…

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How We Use Charm To Entice Men – Delta Prostitutes

How We Use Charm To Entice Men – Delta Prostitutes

The dwindling economy crisis in the nation has taken its toll on prostitutes in the popular Umunede community of Delta state. This follows a report on Southern City News that due to the low patronage in the last six months, the prostitutes in the region have taken to the use of charms to attract customers.…

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Governor Okowa Denied Keys To His Office On First Day At Work

Governor Okowa Denied Keys To His Office On First Day At Work

A shocking incident was recorded in Delta State, as newly sworn-in governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, was denied access to his office at the government house, Asaba, the state capital. According to an unconfirmed report published by Daily Independent, the unfortunate incident occurred while the governor was shown round offices and halls within the complex by the…

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Bomb Scare At Delta State College Of Education

Bomb Scare At Delta State College Of Education

There was pandemonium last Friday at the Delta State-owned College of Education, Agbor, following an alarm raised by a staff of the institution that a vehicle suspected to be laden with improvised explosive device,(IED) was parked at the administrative block. An eyewitness said that immediately the alarm was raised following the resumption of the day’s…

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“Rufus Killed Anambra Ex-Deputy Governor” – kidnapper

“Rufus Killed Anambra Ex-Deputy Governor” – kidnapper

Men of the Lagos State Police Command paraded three suspects who are members of a gang of kidnappers that killed former Deputy Governor of Anambra State, Dr Chudi Nwike last year. The suspects, who were paraded yesterday by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Umar Manko, at the state Police Headquarters were also allegedly responsible…

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