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Arms Recovered at Catholic Priest’s Home in Imo

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Police authorities in Imo State are investigating a Roman Catholic priest (names can not be disclosed for legal reasons) for unlawful possession of firearms. The priest, who is reportedly in charge of one of the prominent Parishes in Dikenafai, Ideato …

Photos: 6-Man Gang Arrested for Ritual Murders in Imo State

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The Nkwerre Vigilante Network this week arrested a six-man gang specialized in the sale of human parts for rituals and transplant in Nkwerre, Imo State. The men confessed to kidnapping their victims at various locations in the state and using …

Actress Shirley Igwe Appointed Gov. Okorocha’s Principal Protocol

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Months after sacking Nkiru Sylvanus as Special Assistant on Lagos Affairs, he has appointed another Nollywood actress into his cabinet. This time it’s 25 year old ex-Delta Soap model, Shirley Igwe. Shirley is now working for the Government of Imo …

Obey,Onwenu,Chimezie,Shina Peters And KWAM 1 Billed For Joint Gig

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Over The Top Entertainment has announced its concert tagged ‘Night With The Masters,’ which will feature veterans in the Nigerian entertainment industry such as Onyeka Onwenu, Ebenezer Obey, Femi Kuti, Bright Chimezie, Wasiu Ayinde and Shina Peters on one stage …

Rich, Famous But Yet To Be Married

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  The Nigerian entertainment industry is waxing stronger everyday with notable faces making waves. But many of these personalities are yet to say ‘I Do’. Is it because of the current issues of divorce bedeviling the industry, that some are …

Check Out Nollywood Actors & Actresses Who Have Turned Born Again Christians

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Some Nollywood actors and actress who have had a fair share of the fast superstar life, and today profess to live for Christ. Eucharia Anunobi Probably, the most publicised conversion to Christ is that of Eucheria Anunobi. The actress fondly …

Fulani Cattle Herdsmen Butcher Two Brothers In Imo State

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The plight of residents of Umuekwunne Irete in Imo State got worse as fulani cattle herdsmen opened fire on the community, injuring several young men. Worse off is Chibuzor Hezekiah Okorie (pictured above) who was shot in the stomach and …

APGA Suspends Governor Rochas Okorocha Of Imo State

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The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday suspended Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State after accusing him of being involved in anti-party activities. The party voted to remove Okorocha at an emergency National Executive Council meeting which held in Abuja …

31Year Old Nigerian Running For Detroit Mayor

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John Olumba is a 31-year old Nigerian running for mayor of the city of Detroit in Michigan. He is a lawyer, an ordained pastor and he is currently a State of Michigan House Representative. According to wikipedia, he is the …

M.I Pays Tribute To DaGrin And MC Loph

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…As 70,000 fans troop out to see Wande Coal, JMartins, Mr Raw and Phyno It seems the season of drought has ended in Owerri, Imo State as superstar acts, M.I, JMartins,Mr Raw, Wande Coal, Phyno and Crystals brought over 70,000 …

DPO collects sand from court premises for suspected rituals

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A man who allegedly went into the premises of the Imo State Customary Court of Appeal, Owerri, to collect sand for ritual purpose was on Sunday arrested by security officers at the court. The suspect identified as Alphonsus Madu claimed …

OWERRI OPENS UP TO THE WORLD

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In the annals of history, owerri, the Imo state capital would remember Monday, December 19, 2011, as a day of remarkable cultural achievement. Sons and daughters of Igbo land gathered with pride to witness the opening of a permanent exhibition …

Nollywood actor, Aki loses father

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These are sad times for Nollywood diminutive actor, Chinedu Ikedieze, otherwise known as Aki who lost his father yesterday to the cold hands of death. The funny actor made the grieving announcement through a broadcast message on the blackberry instant …

Ancient Tree Believed To Be Tree Of The Gods Fell In Imo State, Kills 50 People

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An ancient tree (believed by some to be a tree of the gods) fell on Thursday May 16th, killing over 50 people at Umudagu Mbieri, Mbaitoli in Imo State. The Osisi Ukwu Uko, which has been in existence for over …

Food prepared with Indian hemp gives me inspiration – Pastor Ezeigbo

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The General Overseer of a Pentecostal Church in Owerri, Imo state, was recently nabbed by men of the Imo State police Command for his alleged involvement in various kidnappings in the state. Pastor Clement Ezeigbo, who is currently cooling his …

Man Arrested For Allegedly Using Mum For Rituals And Hiding Corpse For 10 Years

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It was a shocking sight when the  police in Imo arrested  a 62 year old retired vice principal, Dr Chimezie Osuigwe, for the alleged murder of his 78-year-old mother. The embalmed body of Mrs Lucy Osuigwe  who was declared missing …

King dies 48 hours before coronation in Imo state

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There was confusion in Ekitiafor, Abba town of Imo state, following the mysterious death of King Timothy Uzoka, 80, who was to be officially crowned King of Ekitiafor Abba in Nwangele Local Government of the state. Details showed he died …

How They Got Me Pregnant At Imo State Baby Factory.. Victims

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Nine girls, forced into pregnancy at a ‘baby factory’ in Imo State, have finally spoke of how they became victims of the highly secret cartel led by a woman known as Madam One Thousand. The nine were arrested by the …

Imo Police Rescued 17 Pregnant Teenagers From Baby Factory

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Imo State Police Command recorded another success in its renewed fight against crime and criminals, following the bursting of child trafficking and baby factory syndicate in the state. Disclosing this to newsmen Thursday evening, at the State Police Headquarters, Owerri, …

Gov Okorocha returns to Imo, gives N200k to the driver that hit him

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Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha returned to the state yesterday after about a week in a UK hospital where he went for treatment following the April 19th car accident he was involved in on Orlu-Owerri Road in Imo State. The …