Owerri

By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 2nd, 2013
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To all discernible politically observers of the politics of the Eastern Heartland of Imo State, the race for the Douglas House, Owerri (i.e. Government House), in 2015, is not only getting thicker by the day but also getting messier given the covert and overt intrigues, alignments and re-alignments p...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
May 1st, 2013
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By Matthew Madububa Mbanaja Report From The Office Of The Indigenous People Of Biafra On The Suit Between Biafra And The Federal Government Of Nigeria At The Federal High Court Owerri Today The 30th Of April 2013 – The courtroom which was filled to capacity by 9 am by the indigenous people of B...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Sep 30th, 2012
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Luck betrayed a 65-year-old grandmother, Hassan Fatimat Abike also known as Chika Okoye, who attempted to smuggle 1.740kg of cocaine into London concealed in herbal syrup. It was not her fist time of going to London as the drug was packed in balloons and inserted in 10 plastic containers of herbal sy...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 30th, 2012
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CATHOLIC Archbishop of Owerri, Imo State, His Grace, Most Reverend Anthony J.V. Obinna, has said if the killing of Christians in the North by the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, continues unabated, Christians would take up arms to protect themselves. He made the statement in a press briefing to announce th...
By benim
In Election
May 8th, 2011
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Nigeria’s ruling party on Saturday lost the delayed governorship vote in southeastern state of Imo to the opposition All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), a senior electoral official said. Rochas Okorocha of APGA polled 336,859 votes to beat incumbent Governor Ikedim Ohakim of the Peoples Demo...
By benim
In Election
May 5th, 2011
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OWERRI, Nigeria — Nigeria stepped up security on Thursday in the southeastern state of Imo ahead of a mop-up gubernatorial election in a handful of districts after irregularities marred the initial vote. Soldiers set up checkpoints along the main roads in the state capital as police commissioner Yabo...