Whatever Happened to the Southeast Economic Commission (SENEC)?

A few years ago, in 2011, there was great fervor for the establishment of an economic commission of the Southeast States to harness their human and material resources for the rapid economic development and industrialization of the Southeast, long marginalized through deliberate federal policies as a consequence of the Nigeria-Biafra War. The idea of an […]




Akụkọ Gbasara Ndigbo – Ọnwa nke abụọ, ụbọchi iri na otu

 E doziela Okwu Gọvanọr Imo State, Chief Rochas Okorocha na ndi isi otu ndi ọrụ Naijiriya ekwela na ndi ọrụ ahu Okorocha chọrọ ị chụpụ  n’orụ, na ha gaalaghachita n’ọrụ ha. N’izu ụka ole n’ole gafere ka Okorocha kwuru si, Imo State bụ zi State ogbenye, n’ihi na ego si n’Abuja a biara Imo State […]


Amaechi debunks Wike’s allegation of $150m donation to APC

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 From Chris Anucha, Por t Harcourt Minister of Transportation and former governor of Rivers State, Chibuike Amaechi, has  debunked an allegation, by Governor Nyesom Wike to the effect that he (Amaechi) gave $150 million to the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2015 general election. Governor Wike had at a thanksgiving service […]


Gov. Okowa okays establishment of modular refineries in Delta State (What ‘legal’ modality for crude supply?)

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Friday approved the establishment of modular refineries in the state to create jobs for its teaming unemployed youths. The governor announced the approval when Mr Isaac Wright, the Managing Director of Wright Global Group, and his team paid him a visit in Asaba. Okowa said that establishing the refineries […]


Buhari wants to provoke Biafrans into retaliation -IPOB

Friday, February 12, 2016 From Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said the President Muhammadu Buahi -led Federal Government wants to provoke Biafrans into retaliation by attacking members during a prayer session in Aba, Abia State.   The group alleged that between October 2015 and February 8, more terrorist attacks […]


Abia Poly received N4bn from TETFUND in 8 years Feb 12

Abia State Polytechnic, Aba, received N4 billion from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) from 1999 to date, the institution acting Rector, Mr Okpara Onyekwere, has said. Onyekwere made the statement on Thursday in Aba, when members of  the state Correspondents’   advertisement Chapel, Nigeria Union of  Journalist (NUJ) paid  him a courtesy visit. He […]


We have discovered 850 ghost workers—Obiano Feb 12

The Anambra state government says it                                                                                                                                                                                                       has uncovered 850 ghost workers in the bid to eliminate waste in its expenditure. Governor Willie Obiano disclosed this Thursday evening in an interactive session with media practitioners in the state. He said that was part of the internal mechanism his administration had adopted to cope with […]


Imo State Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha has described…

Imo State Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha has described the agreement signed with organised labour as no victor no vanquished, adding that government and labour are winners. Okorocha, who stated this when he was formally presented with a copy of the agreement at the Government House in Owerri on Wednesday night by the National President of […]