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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IPOB blast President Buhari’s administration again. read their message to Nigerians

The Nnamdi Kanu led Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its Directorate of states on Friday April 21 said there is no more space for tyranny and repressive government in Africa, saying that the alleged repressive and tyrannical government going on in Nigeria will fissile out in no distant time. Vanguard reports that a statement …

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Amnesty International (AI) comes to the rescue of Rev. King’s death sentence, writes to Gov Ambode

International advocacy group Amnesty International (AI) has accused the Lagos state government of planning to carry out hurried executions of prisoners on death row. The organisation made the accusation in a press statement released by its UK branch on Friday, April 21. The statement seen by VONĀ  said AI had received information that the state …

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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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