20 Students Emerge For Abia First Lady’s Secondary School Talent Hunt

After a successful tour and rigorous selection for the First Abia Secondary School Talent Hunt Show, and Movie Production that was facilitated by the Abia First Lady, Odochi Mercy Orji, twenty students from the seventeen local government areas in Abia State have emerged. This worth-doing-again exercise in the words of elated Nollywood comic actor, Charles […]

Imo: Winning the war against kidnapping

By Kenneth Uwadi I eased my car into Mmahu-Egbema last week Sunday as fierce looking police officers of the Operation Rescue team in the middle of the road signalled me to pull over. I rolled down my window, greeting one of the officers with a “morning.” “Do you live here? Where are you coming from? […]

Media Chat: Presidency officials accuse Jonathan of lying to Nigerians – PremiumTimes

Two officials of the Nigerian presidency have accused President Goodluck Jonathan of having “peddled falsehood” at Sunday’s presidential media chat. The officials, who requested that their names be withheld so they are not victimized, rose in stout defence of presidential spokesman, Reuben Abati, who made policy announcements President Jonathan denied on Sunday. “It has just […]

ECOWAS and Mali: Military Intervention should adopt Powell Doctrine

By Emeka Chiakwelu The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders in Abuja made a resolution to militarily intervene in the Islamist stronghold of northern Mali, to liberate and stabilize the undersigned land. A stipulated contingency plan of 3200 force were assembled principally from Nigeria, Niger, Burkina Faso and non-ECOWAS countries in Africa to […]

Senegal bans ex-president’s son from traveling abroad

(Reuters) – Senegalese authorities have told Karim Wade, the son of former president Abdoulaye Wade, not to leave the country pending the results of a corruption investigation, a justice ministry adviser said on Friday. Karim Wade served as a ‘super minister’ in charge of more than a third of the West African nation’s budget during […]


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