NIOB seeks prosecution of culprits in Owerri building collapse
To deter re-occurrence, the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), has urged Imo State authorities to carry thorough investigation and early prosecution of all culprits
Nekede Poly fabricates machine to stop COVID-19 spread
As the world battles to find a cure to the novel Coronavirus, the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri has gone a step further to ease the spread of the virus by fabricating an automated
Heartland FC banned for two seasons
Heartland FC of Owerri has been banned from signing new players for the next two registration seasons until it complies with a ruling of the League Management Company (LMC) in separate complaints of unlawful termination
Experts list power, government policies as obstacles to economic growth
Professionals have attributed Nigeria’s economic downturn largely to unfavourable government policies and unreliable power supply.
Herders get 24-hour ultimatum to leave Imo State
Hersders in Imo State has been given 24 hours to leave the state, due to alleged destructive activities of straying cows.
HURIWA tells EFCC to stop harassing students in Owerri
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stop intimidating, harassing and humiliating students in private hostels in Owerri, Imo State.
FG, Imo government wade into FUTO, host communities’ land row
As the host communities of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Imo State, demand over N2 billion from the institution for the land acquired some 30 years ago, the state government has promised to resolve the lingering dispute.
Security operatives guard Shoprite, DSTV, MTN offices in Owerri, Port Harcourt, Warri, others
As all the DSTV and Shoprite shops in Owerri, the Imo State capital, were closed yesterday, combined team of police and other security agencies were seen guarding the premises of Shoprite located on Egbu Road.