Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Enugu, Nigeria. (Page 9)

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  1. Nigeria: Uproar Over Capital Allocation At NPCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    A crisis is presently brewing among national commissioners at the National Population Commission over alleged misapplication of N190 million expenditure, Daily Trust on Sunday gathered. A source at the commission revealed to our reporter that the issue has led to disunity among top management staff of the commission and the board of federal commissioners chaired by Eze Duru Ihioma .

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  2. Nigeria: Owerri Confab - Ohaneze Urges Ndigbo to Invest in South-EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    It was more like a socio-cultural cum political carnival as traditional and political leaders, as well as other sons and daughters of Igbo land, South-East of Nigeria, trooped to the International Conference Centre , Owerri, the capital of Imo State. During the conference, held last week Thursday, it was agreed that the people's spirit of determination, courage and achievement be rekindled at all cost.

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  3. The passing of a legend: Life and Time of Fr. Nicholas C. Tagbo of...Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Nigeriaworld

    THE PASSING OF A LEGEND: LIFE AND TIME OF FR. NICHOLAS C. TAGBO OF C.K.C. ONITSHA - A TRIBUTE n July 2, 2016, we received the sad news of the physical separation from us, but also of passing unto glory of the Very Rev.

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  4. Akwa United FC blame fatigue for 2-3 home defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Vanguard

    Akwa United Football Club of Uyo on Saturday suffered a 2-3 defeat at home in a professional league encounter with the visiting Rangers International FC of Enugu. Akwa United FC conceded an own goal in the first five minutes of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League match in Uyo.

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  5. NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the Central States on Saturday with rains over Abuja, Jos, Kaduna, Minna and Bida in the morning. The predictions are contained in the Weather Outlook issued by NiMet's Central Forecast Office on Friday in Abuja.

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  6. Pinnick, Dikko's presence delights NPFL All StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    Tony Edjomariegwe of Kano Pillars tries to ward off 3SC's Yinka Adedeji during a recent NPFL game. PHOTO: LMC A surprise visit the Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick and League Management Company Chairman, Shehu Dikko to the Nigeria Professional Football League All Stars training ground yesterday left the players in high spirits, as they cheered the two officials during a brief pep talk.

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  7. FG to train IDPs, civilian JTFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Vanguard

    Bauchi-THE Federal Government, yesterday said the Skills acquisition and training centres in Bauchi State, would soon be used for the training of Civilian Joint Task Force, JTF and Internally Displaced Persons in the northeast sub-region. The government spoke through the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige during the 12th graduation ceremony of trainees at the skills acquisition and training center at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment in Bauchi.

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  8. No plan to impeach Buhari - SENATERead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Vanguard

    By Henry Umoru, Joseph Erunke & Francis Agata ABUJA - The Senate, yesterday, rebuffed insinuations of a plot to initiate impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari, saying such suggestions were speculative. The Senate's disavowal came as Senator Dino Melaye also denied the claim but confirmed the altercation between himself and Senator Remi Tinubu, which he claimed was sparked by her use of provocative words against him.

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  9. Enugu approves retirement of 1,087 civil servantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Enugu State Government said that it would compulsorily retire no fewer than 1,087 of its civil servants over cases of age-falsification and ill-health. The state Commissioner for Information, Dr Godwin Udeuhele, told newsmen on Thursday in Enugu, the state capital, that this was part of the outcome of the state executive council's meeting.

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  10. Nigeria: Panel Discovers 3,916 Ghost Workers in Enugu State LG SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    A local government audit panel set up by the Enugu State government has discovered nearly 4,000 ghost workers in the 17 local government councils. The panel which submitted its report to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi stated that 3,916 workers whose names were in the payment vouchers could not be traced, adding that this would save the state about N161, 494, 570 monthly or N1.938 billion annually.

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  11. Nigeria: Enugu 'Uncovers 3,916 Ghost Workers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Enugu State Government says it has uncovered 3,916 ghost workers in the 17 local government council areas of the state. An audit panel set up to conduct staff audit through biometric capturing said this Wednesday while presenting its report to the governor.

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  12. 'Classic Man' Jidenna: My Life in 10 SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    ... wit and maternal power more than ever before. Celestine brings me back to eating suya at a barbecue in Enugu, Nigeria. I can see all my uncles drinking beer while they reminisced about the year they left Nigeria to be schooled abroad during the ...

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  13. Senate Rules Forgery Allegation: Enugu APC, PDP in battle of witsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Vanguard

    In the days leading to the 2015 general elections,the APC had in a bid to woo the electorate who had been endeared to the PDP since the advent of the Fourth Republic in 1999, tried to puncture the political milestones recorded by Ekweremadu's representation of Enugu-West senatorial district since 2003. File photo: Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu at the Federal High Court, Jabi, Abuja over alleged forgery of Senate Rules, yesterday.

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  14. Biafra agitation product of frustration, says APGARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Vanguard

    ALL Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has said the continued agitation for the actualization of Biafra by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, is the result of frustration over perceived injustices in the country. IPOB protesters grounding Onitsha, the commercial city of Anambra State, South-east Nigeria, during their 1 Million March, to call for the immediate release of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu.

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  15. Photos: Flavour donates food items to Widows in EnuguRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Vanguard

    Popular Afro Highlife musician, Flavour recently showed the humanitarian side of his personality when he reached out to a cross-section of Widows in Enugu state, Nigeria, showering them with gifts, food items, and of course serenading them with melodious tunes from some of his hit songs. In a post on his Facebook page, the 'Adanma' hitmaker, spoke of the quality time he had with the widows and admired their zest for life as well as their will power to survive.

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  16. Someone owns the oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Vanguard

    T HE situation of Nigeria today requires a thorough analysis. It is important for people to be better educated on the history of how we got to where we are today, how we found ourselves in this miserable situation.

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  17. Alabi Aisien was flamboyantly, tactically second to noneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    Writing in his tribute to the late Coach Amodu Shaibu, former national team captain, Segun Odegbami, described Pa Alabi Aisien as one of Nigeria's most erudite and knowledgeable coaches of the late 70s and early 1980s. Odegbami said Assien was a genuine 'professor' of football, whose true worth was shielded by the effect of the rapid turnover, continuous depletion and dilution of quality football administrators at that time.

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  18. 10 years after retirement, Rufai still salivates over Okocha's 'magic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    It is 10 years since former Super Eagles' Captain, Austin 'Jay Jay' Okocha left the national team, but his former teammate, Peter Rufai, cannot stop reminiscing on the sumptuous skill the former Paris St. Germaine midfielder brought to the Nigerian side. Rufai, a former Super Eagles' goalkeeper and captain, was in the national team long before Okocha, but he still relishes the new vista the midfielder opened for the team.

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  19. Igbo politicians urged to shun campaign of calumnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Vanguard

    THE leadership of Concern Igbo citizens, CIC in the country, on Wednesday, urged Igbo politicians who are in the habit of maligning their counterparts to desist from such attitude as such act was capable of destroying the unity and oneness existing among the Igbo people. Award: The former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi , receiving from Dr. Alex Ekwueme , the Igbo Youth Movement 'Best Governor Ever' award, at Nike Lake Hotel, Enugu, yesterday.

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  20. Nigeria: We Work Like Elephants, Retire With Nothing - PensionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The motto of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners, NUP, is "Rest is sweet after labour." However, this is far from reality.

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