Failed jobs: FEROTEX, others in soup as Enugu moves to probe contractors

Saddened by the proliferation of substandard projects in some parts of the state, Enugu State House of Assembly has begun moves to bring erring contractors to book. The House committee on Works,... Read more »

Woman to die by hanging for setting co-wife, 7 children ablaze

A State High Court sitting in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital, has sentenced a woman, one Mrs Agnes Nwefuru, to death by hanging for setting ablazeher co-wife and seven children thereby causing the... Read more »

Breaking: Orji Kalu sentenced to 12 years imprisonment for fraud

A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, sentenced a serving senator and ex-governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, to 12 years in prison for N7.65 billion fraud. Justice Mohammed... Read more »

Killing of police: Anambra community bans masquerade

The Oraifite Improvement Union (OIU), Anambra State has condemned violence and lawlessness which resulted in last Monday killing of two senior police officers. Two senior police officers, a serving assistant commissioner of... Read more »

Army arrests fake soldier with toy gun…rejects N.7m bribe from vandals

The Nigerian Army has arrested an army impersonator and busted electricity vandal syndicate in Nsukka axis of Enugu State as part of the ongoing operations “Exercise Atilogwu Udo 1’’. General Officer Commanding... Read more »

Man who raped me still walks the streets freely-Rape Victim

Obinna Uchendu, Abakaliki A 17 year old girl, (name withheld) who was raped by one Friday Iteshi, a 32-year-old man in Ebonyi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State says she feels like... Read more »

Hate Speech: Bill which sought death sentence returns to Senate

The Senate has reintroduced a bill that seeks to penalize persons found guilty of hate speech. The National Commission for the Prohibition of Hate Speech Bill, sponsored by the deputy chief whip,... Read more »

2 remanded in prison for stealing N85,000 from police Inspector

Two teenagers, Success Nwankwo, 19, and Uchechi Chijioke, 16, have been arraigned by the Ebonyi State Police Command for alleged involvement in stealing. They were arraigned on Friday before an Abakaliki Magistrates’... Read more »

Police rescue 3 children trafficked from Anambra to Asaba

The police have rescued three under aged children who were allegedly trafficked in Anambra State and rescued in Delta State. The kids, two boys and a girl are believed to have been... Read more »

Atilogwu Udo 1: Not meant to intimidate Ndigbo-Buratai

By Obinna Uchendu, Abakaliki As the Nigeria Army commences the ‘Atilogwu Udo ‘ which replaces Operation ‘Python dance 3’ in the South East region of the country, the Chief of Army Staff,... Read more »