Category: Other States News

Cross River Roots and Blues Festival: ‘Everything you need all under one roof’

| June 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

The 8th annual Cross River Roots and Blues Festival kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday at Port Cape Girardeau, and according to local musician Ivas John and the show’s founder, “it’s all centered around the music.” “My idea with starting this mini festival was to bring together musicians I’ve met in different places in Chicago, […]

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Ex-minister’s son abducted at gunpoint

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Two United States’ institutes that monitored the 2019 general elections said yesterday that the election did not meet previous standards and the expectations of Nigerians. In their Joint report, presented in Abuja, the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) said that 2019 elections were marred by irregularities, such as intimidation of […]

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Arms dealer, three kidnappers arrested in Rivers

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sampson Itode, Port Harcourt The Rivers State Police Command on Thursday paraded one arms dealer, who supplies arms and ammunition to cult gangs and armed robbers terrorising the East-West Road in the region. The suspect, Uche Ogbuka, was arrested by personnel of the Anti-Cultism Unit and Rumuji Police Station, who acted on information on June […]

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Five take-aways from the biggest swarm of U.S. tornadoes since 2011

| June 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

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Anambra Assembly elects new Speaker

| June 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Tony Okafor, Awka The Anambra State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, has elected Mr. Uche Okafor as Speaker. Okafor represents Ayamelum state constituency, in the Anambra North Central district of the state. READ ALSO: Democracy Day: Abiola didn’t deceive Nigerians with hope he could not deliver —Atiku He is a two-term member of the House. […]

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