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    INEC Suspends Imo North Re-run Election Indefinitely

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    Sequel to serious disturbances and protest staged by some youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and some women at the Imo state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission yesterday, INEC has suspended indefinitely the scheduled rerun slated for today. According to the Administrative secretary of the commission in the state, Chinedu Oburunobi, who…

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    INEC Suspends Imo North Re-run Election Indefinitely

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    Sequel to serious disturbances and protest staged by some youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and some women at the Imo state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission yesterday, INEC has suspended indefinitely the scheduled rerun slated for today. According to the Administrative secretary of the commission in the state, Chinedu Oburunobi, who…

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    INEC Official Arrested For Mass Thumb-printing Of Ballot Papers

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    A Deputy Inspector General of Police, Job Doma deployed to Imo state for Saturday’s rerun election in the state alongside deployed Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mike Igini has arrested a staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission for allegedly mass thumb printing in Omuma, Oru east Local Government Area of the state. The suspect were said…

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    Araraume Eyes APC, Urges Supporters To Vote Okorocha

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    Former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Senator Ifeayin Araraume may be making frantic advances towards joining the All Progressives Congress(APC). Ararraume, who addressed his supporters at his campaign office located along Owerri/Onitsha road, urged them to vote for the APC governorship candidate, Governor Rochas Okorocha during Saturday’s poll. Confirming the new alliance, the…

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    No Card Reader, No PVC, No Vote – INEC

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    The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) in Imo State has announced stringent measures to be adopted in this weekend’s governorship and house of assembly elections. Addressing journalists yesterday in Owerri, the state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr Gabriel Ada stated that the smart card readers and the permanent voter cards (PVCs) will be strictly used by INEC…

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    Nigerian Women Must Be Protected – Jonathan

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    President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday during his ongoing rally in Imo State, has promised to protect the women in the country from what he described as neglect by previous administration that came before him. The president, who also promised to consolidate on his youth empowerment programmers for the youths in the country, said his administration when…

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    Police Defuse Bomb Close To Imo INEC

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    The Imo State Police Command at about 9 30am today detonated 2 bombs planted under a palm tree 10 metres away from the Imo State Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) office. According to an eye witness account, a loud noise was heard from where the bomb was planted , in front of the Owerri Capital Development…

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    The Unsanitary Conditions In University Hostels

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    The nation’s ivory towers are supposed to be centres of excellence in all facets, but this is not the case as one crucial area-environmental hygiene-is seriously lacking in most government-run institutions of higher learning. As an undergraduate, back then, taking one’s bath in the bathroom or even easing oneself in the toilet was usually a…

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