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Tweet From Chuks Collins, Awka The Anambra state police command yesterday arrested a 57 year old illegal gunrunner who gave his name as Paul Odunze. The development visibly excited Governor, Mr. Peter Obi as the man was alleged to be notorious arms dealer in the state by the state police command.  According...

Tweet By Government House, Awka The State Government has resolved to apply the rule of no work no pay in the on-going strike action in the State.  Governor Peter Obi who announced this during a stakeholders meeting on the indefinite strike by workers at the Women Development Centre Awka, said while the government had not strictly applied the law in the past it would...

Tweet By OSITA JULIUS NWORU “We are duty bound to make our workers happy. We have looked at the computations from the office of the Accountant- General, what it means is that we will be paying about N1.9 billion on salaries of public officers monthly. That also includes subventions to hospitals, universities, College of Education and pensions. “That is the position,...

Tweet Enugu State Governor Sullivan Chime has commiserated with frontline politician and Publisher of Champion Newspapers Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, over the loss of his wife Lady Eudora Iwuanyanwu, who died recently in a London Hospital. Chime’s condolence message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Chukwudi Achife, described the late Mrs Iwuanyanwu as a devout...

Tweet The whirlwind of labor demonstrations and resulting strikes which swept through the 4 out of the 5 South East States of Nigeria last week appear to have worsened amidst dissipating hopes that talks with the State government and the labor unions will begin – to ease the way to the end of the workers strike. Last week, the four states of Ebonyi, Enugu, Anambra...

Tweet The federal government of Nigeria under the direction of the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has directed the anti-graft agency to commence a detailed probe on the activities of the Federal Ministry of Education dating back from 2007 when Igwe Aja-Nwachukwu was the federal minister of education and Agada Anthony Jerry served as the minister of state [1] and...

Tweet Address By The Reviewing Officer, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan Gcfr, President Commander-In-Chief Of The Armed Forces Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria On The Occasion Of The Passing Out Parade Of Officer Cadets Of The 58th Regular Combatant Course (Army, Navy And Airforce) At The Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna On Saturday 17th September, 2011.   PROTOCOL  I...

Tweet   by Walter Chike Youths of Imo State, under the aegis of Imo Youth Congress (IYC) have endorsed the candidature of Chief Emmanuel Ifeanyichukwu Duru as the rightful candidate for appointment to represent the state in the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to be reconstituted soon. In a communiqué issued at the end of a 3-day summit of the...

Tweet The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has given an account of how it apprehended one of Lancashire’s most wanted suspects in Lagos on Tuesday September 13, 2011. The suspected fugitive Kindreck Dion Lee who is wanted in the United Kingdom in connection with firearms and drugs offences was arrested by officers of the Joint Task Force (JTF) of the...

Tweet The Enugu State government has dragged labour bodies before the National Industrial Court sitting in Abuja seeking among other things, a declaration that the current industrial action embarked by workers in the state at the instance of Congress is unlawful. The government in the suit dated 12th September, 2011 in which the NLC and six others including the Chairman...