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Pandemonium, as man shoots dead teenage son over food in Abia

Pandemonium, as man shoots dead teenage son over food in Abia

Pandemonium, as man shoots dead teenage son over food in Abia The entire atmosphere of Eziama Lokpaukwu village in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State, turned chaotic, as a man, identified as Marcel Udeh shot dead his teenage son over food. It was gathered that the man who returned home from his day's activities, was stunned to realise that his son had consumed the remnant of food in the pot without permission. Filled with indignation, Udeh made for his room, and reappeared with a loaded gun which he, without emotion, pulled the trigger and gunned down his son. Mazi…
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Amechi Community exonerates Jim Nwobodo                                                         *Says we don’t have land dispute with Nwobodo.                                            *Accuses dethroned Eze Okorie of fomenting crisis in families       *Reaffairms Igwe Ngene’s enthronement

Amechi Community exonerates Jim Nwobodo *Says we don’t have land dispute with Nwobodo. *Accuses dethroned Eze Okorie of fomenting crisis in families *Reaffairms Igwe Ngene’s enthronement

Amechi Community exonerates Jim Nwobodo*Says we don't have land issues with Nwobodo*Accuses dethroned Eze Okorie of fomenting crisis in families*Reaffairms Igwe Ngene's enthronement The people of Amechi Awkunanaw community in Enugu South Local Government Area of Enugu State, has unanimously debunked the rumoured involvement of former Sen. Jim Nwobodo in community land crisis, saying there is no existing land dispute between them and the latter. While stating emphatically that the rumour is the handiwork of mischief makers, the people described Nwobodo as a People-Oriented leader, the community stressed that the former had rather contributed immensely to the growth and development…
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Breaking: Labour kicks off indefinite strike, shuts govt owned offices, hospitals

Breaking: Labour kicks off indefinite strike, shuts govt owned offices, hospitals

Breaking: Labour kicks off indefinite strike, shuts govt owned offices, hospitals Following the state government’s appointment of politicians as executive directors in government parastatal in the state, the organised Labour has embarked on an indefinite strike, The decision, according to the workers was prompted by a perceived violation of civil service laws, as they shut down government offices and hospitals.. Our Correspondent who visited the the gates under lock and key, including health care facilities across the 25 Local Government Areas of Niger State. The Niger State Governor, Umar Bago, had earlier appointed several persons to assume duty as executive…
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Court sentences Man to life for drowning three kids over ownership dispute with estranged wife

Court sentences Man to life for drowning three kids over ownership dispute with estranged wife

Court sentences Man to life for drowning three kids over ownership dispute with estranged wife The Man who told his estranged wife ‘If I can’t have them neither can you’' has been sentenced to life imprisonment for killing his three children. The above undated photo provided by the Lake County State's Attorney shows Jason Karels of Round Lake Beach, Ill. Karels. Karels pleaded guilty to the allegations of drowning his three young children but claimed to be mentally retarded. The cup was sentenced Friday, Feb. 16, 2024 to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Karel was said to…
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Tragedy, As 9yrs Pupil drowns during swimming lesson 1 month after admission

Tragedy, As 9yrs Pupil drowns during swimming lesson 1 month after admission

Girl 9 drowns during swimming lesson 1 month after admission into school*As family pleads for justice The family and friends of Angelina Njoki Gachemi, a 9 year old who had lasted for onle one month at Lily Academy Primary School, in Thika Road, Kenya, before the awful drowning incident took place, has expressed utter disbelief in the reality of the gory incident. Reportedly, the incident happened during swimming lessons. However, sources close to the school say that neither her fellow pupils nor the teachers took notice of her absence among other kids up until she could not be spotted any…
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Anambra Women Affairs Commissioner Seeks Justice For Widow Evicted From Husbands Propty

Anambra Women Affairs Commissioner Seeks Justice For Widow Evicted From Husbands Propty

Anambra Women Affairs Commissioner Seeks Justice For Widow Evicted From Husbands Propty The plight of the widow Mrs Chinenye Okonkwo from Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government Area who was forcefully evicted from her husband's property, Mrs Chinenye Okonkwo, whose brother in law stripped of her late husband's legacy, has attracted the interest of the commissioner for Women Affairs, Anambra State, Mrs Ify Obinabo. Speaking to journalists on Thursday who were present when she made it to Oraifite on a fact-finding-visit, the Women Affairs Commissioner promised that the Anambra state government will see to it that the widow gets justice. She…
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Oraifite Community Accuses IPOB Lawyer Ejifor Of Inciting

Oraifite Community Accuses IPOB Lawyer Ejifor Of Inciting

People of Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State have called on Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lawyer to detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu to desist from fuelling insecurity in the area. President General of the community, Sir Vin Dike who addressed reporters at the Oraifite Civic Centre on behalf of the town, urged Ejiofor, who is one of their kinsmen, to return home and assist the community restore peace and tranquility it had enjoyed over the years. Dike also refuted Ejiofor’s alleged assassination plot against him by Sir Emeka Offor, a business and kinsman.…
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Family announces burial of Sylvester Oromoni, Dowen College student tortured to death                                                   *Says we must get justice

Family announces burial of Sylvester Oromoni, Dowen College student tortured to death *Says we must get justice

Family announces burial of Sylvester Oromoni, Dowen College student tortured to death*Says we must get justice 12-years-old Sylvester Oromoni, a former student of Dowen College, Lagos State, who was brutalised to death by some senior students is set to be laid to rest. The family of the 12-year-old pupil of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos State, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, says their teenage son who was allegedly bullied and tortured to death by some senior students will be laid to rest on January 24. Famousreporters.com reports that poor Sylvester, having suffered a protracted bullying and torture regrettably gave up the ghost on…
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Tears, As Popular Punch Reporter, Okeoma buries mother January 11

Tears, As Popular Punch Reporter, Okeoma buries mother January 11

Tears, As Popular Punch Reporter, Okeoma buries mother January 11 Eziada Patricia Okeoma, mother of an activist journalist and the Imo State correspondent of The PUNCH Newspaper, Chidiebube Okeoma, will be laid to rest on Thursday, January 11, 2024. A statement issued by the journalist in Owerri, the state capital on Saturday disclosed that while the service of Songs holds on Wednesday evening, January 10, the funeral rites service hold at the family compound the next day at Umuduruehie, Aguna village in Anara community in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. The funeral service will be conducted…
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YULETIDE: Ikwuano Mayor, Ossy Nwaka pens down passionate Christmas messages to Ndi Ikwuano         … As he distributes bags of rice

YULETIDE: Ikwuano Mayor, Ossy Nwaka pens down passionate Christmas messages to Ndi Ikwuano … As he distributes bags of rice

YULETIDE: Ikwuano Mayor, Ossy Nwaka pens down passionate Christmas messages to Ndi Ikwuano… As he distributes bags of rice In his bid to ensure that no one stands aloof in the extant celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, otherwise known as Christmas by Christians, Mayor Osinachi Nwaka, the Mayor of Ikwuano Local Government Area of Abia State has distributed over 150 bags of rice to the people of his Council. Addressing the people at his home in Ndoro, Monday, December 25, the people oriented leader noted that every family across the Council ought to have a feel of the…
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