Saturday, 21st May 2022
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30 Jul 2021
Pupils and management of Ikenegbu Girls Secondary School, Owerri, were, yesterday, excited over the donation of a six-room toilet to improve hygiene and sanitation in the school.
7 Jul 2021
The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘C’ Owerri, has seized contraband goods with a duty paid value (DPV) of N99.9 million in the last three months.
24 Jun 2021
Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, said that he was not unaware of plots by opposition to distract him and make the state ungovernable, insisting that he came to the office prepared.
4 Jun 2021
Police Commissioner in Imo, Mr Abutu Yaro, says peace has been restored in Orji, Owerri North Local Government Area, after Thursday’s shootout with hoodlums.
31 May 2021
Determined to review the original master plan of Owerri, Imo state capital, government has invited members of Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) to be partners in the restoration of the city.
30 May 2021
Ahmed Gulak, a former aide to former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, was killed on Saturday night in Owerri, Imo State capital city. Imo State police command spokesman Bala Elkana said Gulak was on his way to Sam Mbakwe Airport to catch a flight when armed bandits intercepted and attacked a Toyota Camry in which he…
28 May 2021
The Imo Police command has confirmed the re-arresting of over 60 escapee inmates of the Nigeria Correctional Service, Owerri Custodial Centre.
2 May 2021
Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has commended workers in the state for their understanding and patience in the face of security and other challenges. Uzodimma gave the commendation during a live broadcast on the occassion of the Workers’ Day in Owerri on Saturday. “On this auspicious occasion of May Day celebration I salute workers all…
26 Apr 2021
Measures initiated by security agencies to beef up surveillance in Owerri have resulted in traffic gridlocks in major roads in the state capital
7 Apr 2021
The Federal Government has resolved to go after the perpetrators of the mayhem in Owerri, Imo State, and bring the full weight of the law on them.
5 Apr 2021
The Imo command of the Nigerian Correctional Service has confirmed an attack on its facility in Owerri.
5 Apr 2021
Gunmen Monday morning attacked correctional facility in Owerri, the Imo State capital, and freed inmates. The Imo State Police Command headquarters and SCID building situated in the state capital were also attacked in the early morning raid, which a security source said started around 1 am. Although the police said, "some inmates" were freed, a…


2 hours ago
The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
3 hours ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
4 hours ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
5 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
6 hours ago
Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.