Archaeologists discover pyramids in Udi Igboland Enugu State

Pyramids, 10 in number, have been discovered in Udi, in Enugu state in Igboland of Nigeria.  Known as the Nsude pyramids, these ten circular stepped pyramids were associated with the Uto deity and were made of mud. Their reconstruction is needed, some tourists  and scholars, including Wikipedia have said.  The discovery, made in the early 1930s by an archeologist, G.I. Jones,  were not made public until a few years back. Now they have been published online, a research resource designed to make Jones photographs available to people who have a personal or professional interest in the art of Southeastern Nigeria.

Looming earthquake : We ‘ll shut down oil production – Alamieyeisegha

Nigeria is in trouble–Falana By Henry Umoru, Levinus Nwabughiogu & Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Former governor of Bayelsa State and delegate to the ongoing national conference, Chief Diepreiye Alamieyeisegha on Monday said that the Niger delta communities were planning to shut down oil production in the region to forestall a looming earthquake and other natural disasters.…

Boko Haram: Presidency Responsible For High Level Of Insurgency- Ndigbo Unity Forum

Ndigbo Unity Forum, A pan Igbo organization, said in a press statement, that President Goodluck Jonathan, should hold himself responsible for the high level of insurgency in the countryThe President of Ndigbo Unity Forum, Mr. Augustine Chukwudum, said this in a reaction to the Presidents assertion that some people were trying to bring down his…

Hausa wins round one against Jonathan , gets scholarship for Chibok girls.

By Salisu Maradun & Marie-Therese NanlongGUsau—Over 50 people were reported to have been killed in Gidandawa District of Maradun Local Government Area in Zamfara State, while many others were injured following a reprisal attack yesterday on the residents by suspected Fulani herdsmen.This came as no fewer than 10 persons were reportedly killed in the latest…

Fulani herdsmen kill 60 in Zamfara, Plateau

By Salisu Maradun & Marie-Therese NanlongGUsau—Over 50 people were reported to have been killed in Gidandawa District of Maradun Local Government Area in Zamfara State, while many others were injured following a reprisal attack yesterday on the residents by suspected Fulani herdsmen.This came as no fewer than 10 persons were reportedly killed in the latest…

44 years after civil war, evil Igbo people selling Biafrans freedom for only N2.6 trillion

BY HENRY UMORU, LEVINUS NWABUGHIOGU & JOSEPH ERUNKE FORTY- Four years after, the Civil War ,  Igbo delegates asked for N2. 6 trillion as reparation and compensation for the devastation Igbo land experienced during the 1967 to 1970 war.In an amendment to the proposed National Intervention Fund, the South East delegates said the former Eastern…

Ex-Minister Mbazulike slams Jonathan over free hand Boko Haram to operate any how it wants to.

BY NWABUEZE OKONKWOONITSHA—Elder statesman and First Republic Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi, has blamed the federal government for the continued existence of the dreaded Boko Haram sects in the country.“I’m disappointed in the Nigerian government for its incompetence and poor handling of the Boko Haram issue because it appeared to me that the federal…