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Again: Gunmen Attack Imo Police Command, Six Feared Dead

On Monday some gunmen razed the Okigwe South Police Division in Orieagu in the Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State.  A police officer at the station told our correspondent that the gunmen on arrival opened fire on the cops who challenged them. He said that the invaders had freed all the suspected and made away with arms and other weapons. No fewer than six police men were shot […]

todayApril 27, 2021

National

Just In: Former Imo Governor Reacts To His Arrest By EFCC

Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has insisted he was merely invited and not arrested by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday. EFCC Head of Media, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed Okorocha was picked up from his private office. However, Okorocha in a statement signed by his spokesman, Sam Onwuemeodo, stated that the EFCC facility is not “a slaughterhouse” and was only investigating his activities while he was Governor, following […]

todayApril 14, 2021

National

Women not getting married due to high cost of marriage, bride price – Imo lawmaker

Kennedy Ibeh, the member representing Obowo State constituency in Imo State House of Assembly, has sponsored a bill to regulate the outrageous cost of customary marriages in Imo State. Ibeh, while presenting the bill for the second reading on Wednesday during plenary, said that the practice predominant in Igboland, had caused so many of the young ladies to remain single. According to him, “a suitor coming to pay for a […]

todayMarch 11, 2021

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