Russians-arms

Court summons Russian 8 sailors against illegal importation of arms

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, issued criminal summons against eight Russians charged with unlawful importation of arms to Nigeria. The accused: Chichkanov Vasily, Varlygin Igor, Komilov Alexander, Mishin Pavel, Korotchenko Andrey, Vorobev Mikhail, Stepan Oleksiuk and their vessel, “MV Myre Seadiver” are standing trial on a four-count charge bordering on the alleged…

Peter Obi Anambra politics

Unemployment rate in Anambra state hits 95%

The unemployment rate in Anambra state, one of the highest in the country has now reached an all-time high of about 95%. This was disclosed at Amawbia, Awka yesterday at a media chat by one of the front liner in the state’s 2014 governorship race, Dr Ifeatu Ekelem. The United States of America-trained medical expert/specialist…