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Medical Doctor allegedly attacked by Wife in Owerri, as she cuts off his nose, upper teeth, tip of tongue, lower gums, then calls his mother to come carry him

Tragedy struck in Owerri, Imo State capital after a medical doctor with the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Owerri was allegedly brutally attacked by his wife on Tuesday night after a quarrel. He is now in critical condition and intensive care. According to the victim’s friend, Jones, the doctor’s wife cut off his nose, upper teeth, […]

Remi Oyo, Biography

Women have achieved a lot in Nigeria’s press history, though early days in the media landscape were dominated by men. In a profession seen as a man’s world, women had to work extra hard to attain decision-making positions in journalism. Among the few women in Nigeria who went the extra mile to achieve enviable feats […]

Uzodinma meets Buhari, seeks refund of N32bn ‘spent on FG roads in Imo’

Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, on Thursday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, seeking his intervention in the refund of over N32 billion his predecessors reportedly spent on federal roads in the state. Speaking with state house correspondents after the meeting with Buhari, Uzodinma said Imo is in “financial distress”. He said the funds, if released, […]

Tension as N-Power beneficiaries threaten to embark on nation-wide protest

N-Power beneficiaries under the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme (SIP) on Thursday, February 20, threatened to embark a nationwide protest over the non-payment of January stipend. They also called for the resignation of Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Sadiya Farouq. Beneficiaries of this scheme made the statement on Thursday, claiming that the stipend […]

Tension N-Power Beneficiaries Call for Resignation of Minister of Humanitarian Affairs

The smooth running of the N-Power programme is seriously under threat as beneficiaries are threatening a showdown with government of grievances that are unattended to. N-Power beneficiaries under the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme (SIP) on Thursday, February 20, threatened to embark a nationwide total strike over the non-payment of January stipend. They also called […]

N-Power beneficiaries threaten to total strike over non-payment of stipend

The smooth running of the N-Power programme is seriously under threat as beneficiaries are threatening a showdown with government of grievances that are unattended to. N-Power beneficiaries under the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme (SIP) on Thursday, February 20, threatened to embark a nationwide total strike over the non-payment of January stipend. Beneficiaries of this […]