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4 days ago
The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday decried the poor performance of schools in the South-East in its zonal finals National Quiz Competition and tasked governments of the region on the need to raise their education standards. NNPC Group General Manager, (Public Affairs), Garba Muhammad stated during the zonal final quiz competition held in…
27 Jan
It is extremely unfortunate and indeed intolerable that youths of the five states in the Southeast geopolitical zone reportedly shun a very crucial opportunity to join the Nigerian Police Force, a highly important first line law federal enforcement agency.
2 Dec 2021
The South East Amalgamated Markets Traders Association (SEAMATA) has criticised and rejected the recent increment in import duty on cargoes charged by Nigeria Customs.
26 Nov 2021
Dr Ben Nwoye is the immediate past Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State. Nwoye, who led Enugu APC for over seven years in this interview with LAWRENCE NJOKU
27 Sep 2021
The recent visit by President Muhammadu Buhari to Imo State in particular, but, in a sense, to the Southeast geopolitical zone was a good opportunity to assuage frayed nerves, assure the Ndigbo of his concern for their welfare...
13 Jul 2021
A Nigerian President of Southeast Igbo extraction. Many Nigerians, I included, believe that this political outcome is essential to stabilize Nigeria and secure full national reconciliation
13 Jun 2021
The attacks and consequent destruction visited on the offices of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) across the country, particularly the Southeast, is a cause for grave concern...
12 Jun 2021
A delegation of the Federal Government led by Minister of Defence, Maj-Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd) and the governors of the South East states rose from a closed-door meeting, yesterday...
2 Jun 2021
First Bank on Wednesday debunked reports that it has closed all its branches in the southeast region of Nigeria. "This is to inform the public that our south east branches are fully open for business," First Bank said on Twitter. Several social media posts claimed the bank was closing all it branches in the region…
1 May 2021
It would appear that the peculiar security situation in the Southeast region of the country is not abating. Almost on a daily basis, the zone records cases of arson on security...
10 Apr 2021
With heavy shootings in the early hours of last Monday, unknown gunmen who chanted what looked like war songs almost reduced to rubble the Imo State Police Command headquarters
23 Mar 2021
The odds seem stacked heavily against the Southeast geopolitical zone as it concerns its agitation to produce a President of Igbo extraction.


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With President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration inching to its twilight, a major assessment of its economic performance came last week in the form of the World Bank Nigeria Development Update...
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Angered by the alleged threat to the life of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Peter Obi, by those it called Fulani Jihadists, the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL),
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, confirmed that it would extend the June 30 deadline for the ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR). It was, however, silent for the duration...
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President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Habu Ahmed Gumel, yesterday, at a ceremony to mark this year’s Olympic Day Celebration, joined the rest of the world to call for peace in Nigeria...
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A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, described his choice of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar during the 1999 Presidential election as one of his genuine mistakes in life...