EFCC may arraign Iwu for money laundering

BARRING last minute hitch, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Maurice Iwu before a Federal High Court, sitting... Read more »

Kidnapped Enugu monarch, wife rescued

THE traditional ruler of Obom-Agbogugu in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State, Igwe Sunday Orji and his wife, Alice, who were recently kidnapped by bandits suspected to be herdsmen have been... Read more »

Man, 60, rapes 7-yr in Imo

A 60-YEAR-OLD man, identified as Onyekwere Umunna is presently cooling his heels in detention for allegedly raping and defiling a seven-year-old girl whose name was not disclosed. Umunna met his waterloo when... Read more »

Oxygen plant opens in Awka tomorrow

AN ULTRAMODERN purpose-built oxygen plant will be opened in Awka, the Anambra State capital tomorrow. The project, which is the first of its kind in the state capital territory, will be commissioned... Read more »

Father kills one-yr-old son for noise making

A ZIMBABWEAN man identified as Clemency Gurwe has been arrested for allegedly killing his one-year-old son who was ‘disturbing’ him with noise making. Gurwe killed the baby by lifting him up with... Read more »

Anambra South monarchs’ retreat holds tomorrow

A ONE-DAY retreat being organised for members of the Anambra South council of traditional rulers’ will hold tomorrow in Eagles Destiny Hotel, Ihiala at 10 o’clock in the morning. Coming as a... Read more »

Court bars NASS from Edo Assembly

MOVES by National Assembly to take over legislative duties of Edo State House of Assembly, following growing rifts among the state lawmakers, was yesterday halted by a Federal High Court presided over... Read more »

Enugu DisCo targets N90b to meter customers

. About 2,900MW power generated  OVER N90 billion is required by Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) to complete the newly introduced prepaid metering system of customers. EEDC Head of Communications, Chukwuemeka Ezeh,... Read more »

Hydrological agency alerts of imminent floods

.74 LGAs at grave risk .279 LGAs in medium scale risk .421 in less danger NIGERIANS have been urged to brace up for an imminent flooding that may sweep across many parts... Read more »

Anambra to disburse community devp funds next week

ALL is set for disbursement of community development funds to benefitting towns and villages in Anambra State. The disbursement, which will be facilitated by Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ASCSDA)... Read more »

Naira’s slide forces unscheduled treasury bill auction on CBN

THE latest continuous slide of naira has pressured Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to an emergency sale of about N114.6 billion (or $375 million) worth of treasury bills yesterday. Describing the move... Read more »