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Tweet Economic Summit …As Johnson-Sirleaf; Adoke; Fashola, Others Hail EFCC’s Efforts.  President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed that his administration will not shield any corrupt person from investigation or prosecution by the anti-graft agencies in the country.  The president who gave the assurance...

Tweet Available information indicates that the President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan have begun the gradual revamp of the security agencies of Nigeria. This is as 247ureports.com gathered that the President has acted to release the National Coordinator on Anti-Terrorism, Ambassador Zakari Ibrahim, a renowned former intelligence chief who was originally appointed...

Tweet The Anambra State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps Mr Ayobami Omiyale has given the job of the Commission an added human face, with the  payment of the hospital bills of an indigent accident victim in Awka, William Obinna. The young man in his mid twenties had been discharged from the Regina Caeli Hospital , Awka but could not settle his bills, had...

Tweet Shareholders of Oceanic Bank International Plc (OCEANIC), a Nigerian lender that was bailed out by the central bank in 2009, will meet on Sept. 27 to decide on a plan by Ecobank Transnational Inc. (ETI) to acquire it. Investors will discuss the transfer of 55 billion naira ($355 million) worth of shares to Lome, Togo-based Ecobank Transnational, the lender that...

Tweet Jos Crisis Information available to 247ureports.com indicate that the violence in Jos, the capital of Plateau State has worsened following the retaliatory attacks by angry mob of Muslim and Christain youths rioting in their repective communities. Law enforcement estimates of casualties are reported to exceed 20 dead and another 15 injured. The violence erupted Monday....

Tweet Protest in Lagos Posted: Aug 27 2011 [10:32 am] The August 24, 2011 arrest of the MASSOB leader, Chief Ralph Uwazurike by the Federal Government of Nigeria [FGN]arresting authorities in Enugu at an Igbo Youth Movement Event at the Presidential Hotel marked 46months following the conditional release of the MASSOB leader from Federal Prisons on the slippery charge...

Tweet President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Posted: Aug 31 2011 [09:13 am]  Information available to 247ureports.com indicate that the President of Nigeria has weighed in on the continued incaceration of the MASSOB Leader and the members. This is according sources close to the MASSOB leader who stated that some of the leaders of the Igbo community in the South East pleaded...

Tweet Ralph Uwazurike Posted: Sep 01 2011 [01:15 am]  Information available to 247ureports.com indicate that the leader of MASSOB, Ralph Uwazurike and the 280 members who was arrested by the Nigeria police force in Enugu State on the weekend of August 26, 2011 at an award event in Enugu, the capital of Enugu State – will be released from detention on Thursday,...

Tweet Gov Sullivan Chime The efforts of Enugu State Government to promote agriculture and boost food production have continued to yield good results with the cultivation of more than eighty hectares of pepper and rice farm at Songhai graduate farm settlement at Adani, Uzo-Uwani Council area. The cultivated hectares of land in the farm settlement being managed by the state...

Tweet   Federal Road Safety Corps Protocol 1. Today marks another step in our transformation journey. The launch of the new driver’s licence and number plates today is the culmination of three years of hard work which started with a discussion I had with the Corps Marshal in my office then as Vice President on the need to improve our driver’s license for it to...