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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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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Ojukwu University honours Jim Nwobodo, check out the names of dignitaries that graced the occasion

IT was indeed a day of glory for the second republic governor of the old Anambra State, Chief Jim Ifeanychukwu Nwobodo at the 8thConvocation ceremony of the Anambra State –owned Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam where he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by the institution. Accompanying Nwobodo to receive the award were who-is –who …

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The Mysterious history of Ohafia in Abia State, that makes them stand out as great warriors in Africa

Ohafia is a town and local government area in Abia State, Nigeria. It is an igbo speaking region. The ancestral capital of Ohafia is located in the village of Elu. The Ohafia Local Government Area also includes the towns of Abiriba and Nkporo. Historcally, Ohafia people left Andoli and settled in Isi-Eke, from where they …

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Gov. Obiano of Anambra State set to make history with over 1.500 Anambra indigenous Billionaires tomorrow

  Gov. Willie Obiano is to unveil a new book in Awka tomorrow, detailing the light bearers of the state, including some of the current 1,500 billionaires in the state. The book, entitled “Icons of Anambra State,’’ was written by a researcher and biographer, Mr Uchechukwu Elugu. The 317-page book, details the lives and times …

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What we are doing is 100% legal according to Nigerian constitution, IPOB blast Buhari’s man

THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, said, weekend, that its actions towards the restoration of Biafra were legal within the ambits of the Nigerian law. Reacting to an interview by an elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai, published in a national newspaper, Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, Mr. Emma Powerful, said it was unfortunate that …

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Biafra has been created 400yrs ago, no forces or man can stop us. IPOB blast Buhari’s man

The Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) has lashed out at Alhaji Tanko Yakassai for speaking against the break-up of Nigeria and insisting the country has a lot to gain if it remains as one. The elder statesman in an interview had said those calling for the break-up of the country were short-sighted. His words: ”People …

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