Residents flee town of Kanu’s lawyer after policemen’s death
A siege allegedly laid to Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government of Anambra State by a combined team of soldiers and policemen forced residents to flee the community yesterday.
Dissecting the Hate Speech Bill
Against the backdrop of the furore that greeted the reintroduction of the National Commission for the Prohibition of Hate Speech Bill by the Senate last Tuesday, ONYEDIKA AGBEDO examines the relevance of the bill vis-à-vis existing laws.
Between FG’s N10b Enugu Airport intervention and infrastructure abandonment in Southeast
SouthEast is not new to complaints. Anybody who has followed events in the zone closely since the end of the civil war will readily affirm that allegation of marginalisation by successive administrations of the country holds sway among its people.
2023: Ndi Igbo and clamour for southeast presidency
A new consciousness is gradually enveloping the South East, and it has to do with what role it will play as the nation grapples with power sharing come 2023.
‘Why Ohanaeze Ndigbo will not congratulate Buhari on tribunal’s victory’
APEX Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has adduced reasons why it will not congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari on his electoral victory at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal.
No budget for repairs of Akanu Ibiam Airport
There are strong indications that the December 2019 date for reopening of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu State, may not be feasible. Investigations by The Guardian revealed that more than two weeks after the airport...
Ohanaeze urges FG to announce retaliatory measures against rainbow nation
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday said the Federal Government should be courageous enough to announce retaliatory measures that would make it clear that Nigeria would no longer tolerate the killings of its citizens in South Africa.
Cattle ranches of old now in limbo
Over the years, nomadic livestock production in the country has been impeded by a series of challenges, due largely to the declining availability of pasture, overgrazing and the expanding...
Enugu orders autopsy on murdered pregnant woman
Enugu State government, yesterday, ordered an autopsy on the deceased body of Mrs Regina Mba, who was allegedly murdered at Nchatancha community, Enugu East Council Area on Thursday by suspected herdsmen.