Police DPO shot dead in Onitsha by armed men on Bike and his AK47 taken

Two armed men operating on a motorcycle on Saturday shot dead a police inspector in Ogidi, near Onitsha in Anambra, police authorities have confirmed. The Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Ogidi Police Station, Mr Hassan Musa, who confirmed the incident, told newsmen that the hoodlums collected the AK47 riffle the deceased was carrying. He said that …

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King Of 419 worldwide- Meet the Igbo man that defrauded a Brazilian man $242 million

  In this retro series, VON bring to you the story of Emmanuel Nwude who committed the largest fraud in the country by selling a non-existent airport to a Brazilian for $242 million between 1995 and 1998. The rise of internet fraud commonly known as 419 is one phenomenon Nigeria has come to be associated …

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Former APGA Chairman Chief Victor Umeh endorses Gov. Obiano, rains curses on Obasanjo

Former National Chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, Chief Victor Umeh has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to conduct the Anambra Senatorial re-run election to close the chapter on the 2015 general elections in the country. Umeh who is a candidate in the election said that out of the 80 national and …

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Onuorah Nzekwu, an author who wrote one of Nigeria’s most popular novels for kids ‘Eze goes to school’ is dead

    Onuorah Nzekwu, an author who wrote one of Nigeria’s most popular novels for kids ‘Eze goes to school’ has died. News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nzekwu, the pioneer general manager of the agency, died on Friday, April 21. The death has been confirmed by his family, the report says. Nzekwu died by …

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There is hope for an Igbo President come 2019 as Ada Ada Ndigbo Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is honoured along side USA President, 30 others

Former Finance Minister of Nigeria, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been listed as one of the 34 leaders who are have made significant changes in world health care. Fortune Magazine has realeaed a list of 34 world leaders who have influenced global health care in a signifiant way and two times Finance minister under Goodluck Jonathan Administration, …

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Ahead of Anambra 2017 governorship elections, group endorses Prince Donatus Okonkwo

A socio-cultural group, Federation of Igbo Youths Association (FIYA) Anambra chapter has pledged their support for Prince Donatus Okonkwo as the right candidate to vote for in the upcoming Anambra State governorship election saying, with his impeccable pedigree as a successful business mogul, he will bring the right change and propel Anambra State to an …

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Encourage the discoverer of HIV AIDS cure Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, don’t discourage him, Ohaneze Ndigbo blast FG

Apex pan-Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has called on the Federal Government to support a senior lecturer at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umuahia, Abia State, Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, who recently claimed he discovered the cure for HIV/ AIDS. A statement by Chuks Ibegbu, National Deputy Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, said the President-General of …

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