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My husband’s reaction over my bisexual nature

Megan Carver (Photo: Google) ‘Honestly? I’ve known you were bisexual for a while. I was just waiting for you to find out for yourself’ For the UK-based multi-talented Megan Carver life was not easy initially. Her growing up was made complex by her continued curiosity about her lifestyle and relationship with people. She never knew […]

Gunmen hit Ebonyi, kill policeman, injure two others

‘The Commissioner of Police, therefore, appeals to members of the public to report anyone seen with bullet wound or soliciting for treatment for same’ By Nweze Anaga, Abakaliki Police have confirmed the killing of one policeman and wounding of two others by gunmen in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, on Monday night. Though the names of their […]

My food is African: A rally for local and nutritious diets

Jollof rice with chicken (Photo: Google) ‘Our food is identity, heritage and culture and anything that threatens this must not be allowed to thrive’ By Kome Odhomor Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), in collaboration with A Growing Culture, organized the “My Food is African” digital campaign to spotlight and promote local foods, reject the […]

What Umahi told Nigeria Army at Nkwegu Military Cantonment

Governor Umahi at the event. ‘There is no amount of appreciation that will be enough to those who have paid the supreme prize to protect us’ By Nweze Anaga, Abakaliki The Governor of Ebonyi State, David Nweze Umahi, has commended the Nigeria Armed Forces for their sacrifices in securing the lives of Nigerians. Umahi made […]

Nigerian women pray, curse INEC boss over 2023 polls

Mahmood Yakubu (file photo) They rendered curses on the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, for the “evil declaration of Tinubu” as the president-elect Nigerian women in their numbers converged on Abuja on Sunday May 21, 2023, and prayed against the declaration of Bola Tinubu as the nation’s president. They also rendered […]

IBBU offers employment, scholarship to two best graduating students

IBBU, Lapai (file photo) ‘Aisha and Yahaya would be engaged as Graduate Assistants and would be sponsored up to PhD level’ By Mohammed Usman The Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU), Lapai, has offered automatic employment to Mohammed Aisha Egbako and Yahaya Mahmud Baba, the two overall best graduating students of the institution’s 2019/2020 academic session. […]

IPOB condemns attack on U.S. embassy officials, advocates unbiased investigation

IPOB flag (file photo) ‘Their quest to blackmail IPOB globally has led them into assassinating innocent people in Biafra Land’ By Valentine Amanze The Mazi Nnamdi Kanu-led Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has condemned the attack on the U.S. Embassy convoy in Anambra State, which led to the death of some officials. It said that […]

HYPPADEC boss apologises to communities over poor services

Mohammed A. Labaran, the District Head of Manta community in Shiroro Local Government Area, and his Borgu counterpart, Alhaji Salisu Mohammed, in their submissions, lamented that despite reports of incentives from HYPPADEC, little or nothing was coming directly to their people from the commission By Mohammed Usman The Managing Director (MD) Hydro-electricity Power Producing Areas […]

U.S. confirms life imprisonment for 78-year-old citizen in China

U.S citizen John Shing-Wan Leung ‘Leung, who is also a Hong Kong permanent resident, was convicted on Monday by the Intermediate People’s Court in the eastern city of Suzhou’ The U.S. authorities have confirmed the conviction and life imprisonment of the 78-year-old U.S. citizen, John Shing-Wan Leung, by Chinese court for spying. Leung, who is […]

Light up Anambra: How far?

I made it clear that no sane governor would sustain the “Iberibe” By Valentine Obienyem Many years ago, when the madness they called “light up Anambra” started, I wrote many pieces on it describing it,  as it was carried out, as the most stupid and foolish “developmental” project this side of idiocy. As usual, I […]