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Man named Israel Dike a native of Odenkume Obowo LGA of Imo State resides in Egbu Road Owerri reported to have tied his seven children to wheelbarrow, begging for buyers.

Palpable confusion reigned in Owerri, yesterday, as a father  tied his seven children, including his triplet, to a wheel-barrow and  was heading to an unknown destination before officials of Ministry of  Women Affairs and Social Development intervened.Vanguard investigations revealed that the 44-year-old man, Israel Dike,*  is a native of Odenkume, Obowo Local Government Aarea of…

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Will looters in the Zoo clean up the spills? Nigeria slams $11.1.5bn fine on Shell over Bonga spill.

THE Nigerian Maritime  Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, and the National Oil Spill  Response and Emergency Agency, NOSREA, have fined Shell Nigeria  Exploration and production Company, SNEPCO, $11.5billion, about N1.84  trillion over the Bonga spill incident of 2011. Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi, the NIMASA’s Director General made the  disclosure while speaking at a Public Hearing organised by…

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Sanusi embarked on N98b project without appropriation – Senator Eta Enang

As the debate on the 2014 budget continued in the Senate yesterday, Chairman, Senate Committee on Rules and Business,Senator Eta Enang, on Wednesday accused the Governor of Central Bank of  Nigeria (CBN),  Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, of committing acts inimical  to fiscal prudence and development of the country.The Senate said that Sanusi had constituted a…

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Ohanaeze warns North’s elders over Ihejirika

The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has warned the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) to stop threatening former Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen- Azubuike Ihejirika. NEF threatened to sue Ihejirika at the International Criminal Court (ICC), The Hague, for alleged extra-judicial killings. The forum’s spokesman, Prof. Ango Abudullahi, issued a communiqué, accusing Ihejirika and six…