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Finally, South east governors bans open grazing

From George Onyejiuwa, Owerri The South East Governors on Sunday  announced the immediate ban  of open grazing across the entire region. This is just as the governors have also mandated…

BREAKING: South East Govs, stakeholders meet on security

By Chris Njoku, Owerri South East Governors will meet in Owerri, the Imo State capital to deliberate on security- related issues today. Also expected at the meeting are the Brigade…

We’re Ready To Build Cattle Ranches In South East – Group

Cattle breeders in South East Nigeria are poised to set up ranches in the region. Coordinator of the Southeast Association of United Farm Products, Traders and Livestock Dealers of Nigeria,…

Insecurity: South East economy in danger -Chikason boss

From Mokwugwo Solomon, Nnewi Foremost industrialist and Chief Executive Officer of Chikason Group of Companies, Chief Chika Okafor, has bemoaned the security situation in the South East, especially in Anambra…

INEC suspends Ekiti east bye-election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has suspended the bye-election in Ekiti east. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr Adeniran Tella announced this while addressing newsmen in Omuo Ekiti. Dr Tella…

APC, PDP, three others for Ekiti East by-election

By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released names of parties and their candidates for by-election in Ekiti East State Constituency 1, scheduled for March 20….

BREAKING: Lagos East: Court dismisses PDP’s suit against Senator Abiru

By Robert Egbe A Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP)’s suit seeking to disqualify Senator Adetokunbo Abiru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from…

◊ Senator Abiru donates 150,000 facemasks to students, teachers In Lagos East

By Chinelo Obogo The Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Adetokunbo Abiru, on Monday, donated 150,000 facemasks to teachers and students of primary schools in his…

Court jails owner of Victoria East Park Hotel and Suite, Ebiesuwa, wife for N53.71m fraud

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has hailed the sentencing of the owner of Victoria East Park Hotel and Suite, Igbogbo, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State,…

Dasuki’s Trial Adjourned As FG Claims Witness’ Car Broke Down In South East

The trial of former National Security Adviser, Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (retd), could not continue on Tuesday due to the absence of the prosecution witness, whose vehicle was said to…

Push for inclusion of South East in security heightens

By Frank Ikpefan, Abuja The push for inclusion of South-East in the nation’s security architecture is gaining momentum. The Coalition of Nigeria Professionals for Peace and Good Governance (CNPPGG) has…

● Ken Nnamani: APC has done tremendously well for the South East region

Ken Nnamani, former Senate President has statef that the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government has done tremendously well for the South-East region. This statement was made…

● IPOB’s security outfit to enforce full anti-grazing law in South East

By Chris Njoku, Owerri Leader of the proscribed Indigenous individuals of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu Monday disclosed that the organisation’s Eastern Security Network (ESN) will begin the full enforcement of…

● South East town unions hit Miyetti Allah

From Magnus Eze, Enugu  Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU) has known as on President Muhammadu Buhari to name the Fulani cultural organisation to order earlier than they set…

Moral victory for East Bengal as Chennaiyin FC fail to utilise their man advantage

East Bengal were better of the two sides despite playing with 10 men for the majority of the match…. East Bengal’s unbeaten streak extended to seven matches on Monday despite…