Friday, 20th May 2022
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South East

2 days ago
A group, the Int’l Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (Intersociety), yesterday, condemned the rising spate of attacks on critical public utilities across the South East.
19 Apr
A group, under the aegis of G - 27, has urged the two dominant political parties, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC), to zone the presidency to the South East.
11 Apr
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is working hard to get commercial motorcycle operators licensed in the South East notwithstanding stiff opposition from many of them.
21 Feb
Statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that the South East region, which comprised states including Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo, recorded the lowest Internet usage in the last quarter of 2021, with 13.7 million users.
13 Dec
A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has disclosed that neither the APC nor the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will give its presidential slot to the South East in 2023, in spite of agitations for a president of Igbo extraction.
10 Dec
That Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo would win the Governorship election of Anambra State—November 6, 2021, was not news! Perhaps what would have been big news was that the election would come and pass-by...
19 Oct 2021
The arrangement by the South-East stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to produce a consensus candidate for the position of national secretary in the forthcoming national convention seemed to have suffered a setback. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that two aspirants from the zone — Sen. Samuel Anyanwu from Imo and Okey…
15 Oct 2021
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has dismissed allegations of discriminatory military engagement against the people of the South East.
28 Sep 2021
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has described the inability of Southeast governors to establish the Ebubeagu regional security outfit three months after it was mooted
13 Sep 2021
The silence by Southeast governors and apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, continued yesterday, as fuel scarcity bit harder in the five states of the region.
9 Sep 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari says he will want to be remembered as the president who stabilised Nigeria in the areas of security, economic prosperity and triumphs over corruption...
30 Aug 2021
The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has elected Mr. Auwal Musa Rafsanjani as the new Chairman of its Board.


1 hour ago
Armed men have kidnapped an Italian couple and their child as well as a Togolese national in southeastern Mali, a local official and a Malian security source told AFP Friday.
2 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), joined the Muslim faithful to observe Jummah prayers, at which prayers were said for the repose of the soul of the late President of UAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
3 hours ago
With seven days to go to the eighth edition of the World Athletics Elite Label Okpekpe international 10km road race, Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organisers of the historic race says this year's edition will be the biggest ever in terms of its organisation and quality of its elite cast. Race director, Zack Amodu says arrangements have…
4 hours ago
President of the Senate Ahmad Lawal says his 2023 presidential ambition was conceived to enable him change the lives of Nigerians for the better.
5 hours ago
A Lagos High Court on Friday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his Nigerian wife and daughter. Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile convicted Nielsen, 54, on two counts of murder brought against him by the Lagos State Government. The judge sentenced Nielsen to death by hanging on both counts. The Dane was…