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2021 dangerous floods and need for Nigerians not to be caught pants down

2021 dangerous floods and need for Nigerians not to be caught pants down

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Its no longer news that the time we are in now are actually an unfavorable period characterized by worrisome floods due to seemingly endless rains. (Photo by Sodiq Adelakun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Across the globe, citizens are making conscious efforts to survive the annual natural occurrence that shakes the very foundations of the earth. Due to these heavy rains, oceans, rivers, streams and valley get worked up and saturated leaving humans in absolutely unimaginable danger right inside their homes, offices, markets, churches, mosques, etc.From Europe to America, Asia to Africa, flooding is dominating discussions now, and it has a lot to do with climate change largely caused by human anti environmental acts and activities. Louisiana in the United States of America is a Red ...
Bad road claims one life in Nekede Old Road

Bad road claims one life in Nekede Old Road

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By Stanley Okehie A yet-to-be-identified man in his early thirties has lost his life to a gully erosion before the Zoo, at Nekede Old Road in Owerri West Local Government Council, Imo State. Nigerian Newsguide had earlier reported that the road had caved-in, forming a big gully of about 30 feet, and called on the State government for immediate action. In the interim, Nigerian Newsguide suggested that the bad spot be blocked to dissuade commuters and pedestrians from using it, to avert danger, pending when work commences on the road. Our reporter who visited the scene learnt that the deceased who was a metal and iron collector had entered the gully to collect about 4 feet corrugated iron rod, only to be buried alive with sand. “It was while attempting to pull out an iron rod ...
Insecurity, poor government policies, cause of food shortage in Nigeria– MD JOTINA FARMS LTD

Insecurity, poor government policies, cause of food shortage in Nigeria– MD JOTINA FARMS LTD

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Prince Joseph Kayode Aladesuyi is the Chairman/CEO Jotina Groups (Jotina Nigeria Enterprises, Jotina & Serena Farms Ltd), Akure, Ondo State. The companies are into poultry, egg production, commercial chicken production and other agro allied products and services. In this interview with Livestock Digest Editorial Crew, the famous farmer and National Vice President, Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) submitted that bleak future awaits Nigeria in terms of food sufficiency and security because of the endless invasion of people's farms by the Fulani herdsmen and their cows alongside kidnapping, assassination of farmers in their farmlands by unknown gunmen. He also frowned at poor government policies particularly that of high interest rate on credit facilities needed by farm...
At last, Nekede road caves in, residents lament

At last, Nekede road caves in, residents lament

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By Stanley Okehie The woes of people living in Nekede Old Road, Owerri West Council Area of Imo State, have been worsened following the gully erosion that cut the road into two. Nigerian Newsguide had earlier reported that if nothing urgent was done, erosion would eat up the road before the end of rainy season. Our reporter who visited the scene weekend, gathered that residents who had suffered untold hardship as a result of the deplorable condition of the road, especially whenever it rained, were in tears as they had been cut off, from other parts of the State. Motorists are forced to take an alternative route which is longer, thereby increasing the fare from N100 to N200.“We are appealing to Governor Hope Uzodimma to beam his developmental searchlight on our area to save...
Private school operators cry out to Uzodimma over N360,000 illegal registration fee by Min. of Education

Private school operators cry out to Uzodimma over N360,000 illegal registration fee by Min. of Education

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How Ministry officials harass, swindle and defraud owners of non-public schools by collecting unreceipted cash payments We have banned all task forces, arrest any group seen collecting levies - Perm Sec Education By Chidi Emeagi While Imo State Government under Sen. Hope Uzodimma is battling to source for funds needed to tackle myriads of development challenges in the Eastern Heartland, some criminally minded officials of the State Ministry of Education smile to the banks each new day following their prowl on the private school owners whom they always force to part with hundreds of thousands of Naira as pre-condition to either register new schools or renew old registrations. As bad as the situation is, these officials put their illegal agents in groups with Ministry of Edu...
Chidimma Ojukwu: Why married men should watch their back in dealings with side chicks

Chidimma Ojukwu: Why married men should watch their back in dealings with side chicks

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While the nation is fighting to contain the various guises of attacks that usually claim lives and properties across the country coupled with the attendant bad image they are creating for Nigeria, the country only last week got yet another shocker of hell visited on the CEO of Super Television, Mr Usifo Ataga. A very young side chick, Chidimma Ojukwu in Lekki area of Lagos State sent Ataga to his early grave following an illicit affair they had, that went sour along the line. The victim according to reports had checked into a hotel on Sunday 20th June, 2021 with her mistress now suspect but didn't live to narrate what happened before and after the entire incident. Ataga was found in the pool of his own blood a day after Chidimma had murdered him using ordinary kitchen knife. Police...
Reckless arrests, killing of Innocent Imolites

Reckless arrests, killing of Innocent Imolites

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Police, Army sabotaging Uzodimma's effort on Security – OYC The National leadership of Ohanaeze Youth Council(OYC) ably led by Comrade Igboayaka O Igboayaka has accused the Nigerian Police and Soldiers in Imo State of sabotaging the genuine efforts of His Excellency Sen. Hope Uzodinma in fighting crime in the State.Comrade Igboayaka stated in a press release made available to Newsmen on Sunday. He noted that the deliberate hostility, unwantom arrest, brutality and killing of Innocent citizens in Imo state have sent a wrong signal to Ndi Imo over the administration of Sen. Hope Uzodinmma."Since over two months, the brutal killing and arrest of innocent Imolites by Nigeria Police and Army is quite very suspicious". It has come to the level were the masses hail the Unknown Gun m...
Enough of this war in Imo, peace be still

Enough of this war in Imo, peace be still

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Peace be still" Jesus Christ in one of his outings with his disciples was the very first person to use the above phrase. There was war on the sea, so much tempest and storm capable of capsizing the boat and destroying every living soul therein.Jesus Christ was deep asleep right inside the boat until his disciples and the crew desperately made a May day call to him and He speedily woke up, and spoke in plain language; PEACE BE STILL. For several months now, Imo, one of the most peaceful states in Nigeria has been passing through turbulence, war and life threatening security challenges.There's no day that passes bye without news of deaths, pains and unfortunately gory tales of war inflicted on Imo. The whole thing started during ENDSARS but was not properly handled until it snowballed in...
Violence/Killings in Imo: Prelate weeps, condemns killing of Ikonso, exonerates Uzodimma

Violence/Killings in Imo: Prelate weeps, condemns killing of Ikonso, exonerates Uzodimma

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Begs ESN, IPOB, Imolites to sheathe their swords and give peace a chance Insists Uzodimma will make Imo proud with good governance Influential Religious Leader in Imo State and Presiding Bishop House of God International Churches Bishop Athan Azubuike has wept for the Eastern heartland state over the sustained the reign of violence and killings going on in the state. Bishop Azubuike who is also the  Founder and President of Mezie Imo Clergy Forum, as well as Global Igbo Clergy Congress described the violence, killings and other sundry crimes going on in Imo as a conspiracy theory of those that hate the state and out to pull it down by every means. The Prelate in an interview with NIGERIAN NEWSGUIDE weekend said with the type blood letting going on in the state, developme...
Before Alaigbo burns into ashes

Before Alaigbo burns into ashes

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Igbo Bishops, Monarchs should reconcile Nnamdi Kanu, ESN and S’East Govs – Group …Says Uzodimma, most hated of all SE Govs. Top Religious Leaders and influential Monarchs of Southeast extraction have been counselled to end their loud silence and indifference concerning the feud and impasse between governors in the region and Leader of IPOB Mazi Nnamdi Kanu as well as the Eastern Security Network ESN. A group, New Nigeria Development Ambassadors, NNDA says the current grandstanding between these forces has the potentiality of burning the Southeast into ashes considering the tensed security situations across the country. It however condemned in strongest terms the invasion of southeast bushes in search of ESN operatives and the consequential implication which precipitated th...