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    Metro Rats Ate Baby’s Ear At Anambra Hospital –Police – Sahara Reporters

    Pests.org A police report has cleared the mystery surrounding a baby’s missing ear at the Victory Children’s Hospital, Onitsha, Anambra State. The report, which was sighted by PUNCH on Sunday, exonerated the hospital and its workers from blame. The parents of the baby had in 2015, when the …...
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    Metro Candle Light Burns Baby To Death In Onitsha – Ladun Liadi’s Blog News

    A 4-month old baby, Chimmuanya Chukwu was on Saturday, burnt to death following a candle fire that gutted a room apartment at Okija Street, Awada in Onitsha, Anambra State. The Nation gathered that the mother of the baby had left the baby at home around … Read more via Welcome To Ladun...
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    Sharibu Leah: Social critic embarks on hunger strike – Vanguard News

    A social critic and human rights activist, Comrade Vincent Ezekwueme disclosed yesterday that he has commenced a 14-day self imposed hunger strike in protest against the continued detention and incarceration of Leah Sharibu, by Boko Haram insurgents, for failing to denounce Christianity. Leah...
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    2nd Niger Bridge now subject of politics, insult to Ndigbo, rights group laments – Vanguard News

    A human rights group, Campaign for Democracy, CD, has described the 2nd Niger Bridge project as a subject of politics, insult and caricature to Ndigbo in particular, concerned citizens of the entire South East and South South zones of the country. Minister of Power, Works … Read more via...
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    Metro Flood sweeps Onitsha, kills eight-year-old girl – punch newspaper

    Flood in Onitsha, Anambra State, resulting from a heavy downpour on Friday swept away valuables belonging to residents and killing an eight-year-old girl. The eight-year old girl was found dead on Saturday in a water channel along old market road . Click here to read more
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    Politics Secure your future with your votes, cleric tells Ndigbo - vanguard newspaper

    The General Overseer of Bible Base Miracle Assembly, with headquarters in Onitsha, Anambra state, Rev. Jerry Nwachukwu, has called on the political class in both the South East and South South zones of the country to mount a vigorous campaign for the people to go out and register and collect...
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    Metro Herdsmen attack: Concern brews over food shortage, dwindling economy - vanguard Ng

    Participants at this year’s third national breakfast meeting convened by authorities of Onitsha Business School (OBS) have decried dwindling national economy and predicted an acute shortage of food in the near future. They said their prediction on the acute food shortage was predicated on the...
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    Metro NDLEA arrests major Indian hemp distributor in Onitsha - Punch Ng

    A suspected major distributor of cannabis sativa (Indian hemp) in Onitsha, Solomon Michael, has been arrested. The drug peddler said to be a native of Abia State was arrested by men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Anambra State Command. One other Okechukwu Udenkwo was arrested for...
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    Metro Onitsha, Kaduna, Aba As World’s Most Polluted Cities - See LIST

    Most large cities in the developing world are breaching global air pollution guidelines, according to new data from the World Health Organization. Onitsha, a fast growing city in Anambra, a South-East state in Nigeria, has been tagged the world’s most polluted city according to a report...
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    Metro Tension in Onitsha Over Abduction of 18 IPOB Members

    Fresh trouble is brewing in Onitsha, Anambra State, following an alleged abduction by the military of 18 injured members of the Indigenous People of Biafra and MASSOB, from a private hospital where they were receiving treatment, New Telegraph reports. The disclosure came yesterday, just as...
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    Metro Soldiers Reportedly Kill 5 Biafra Campaigners’ in Onitsha

    About five members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were reportedly killed in Onitsha on Thursday while celebrating the release of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu. According to TheCable, a witness, Festus Uyanna, told journalists that the incident occurred as the jubilant group proceeded...
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    Metro Stop Testing Our Patience, Police warns Pro-Biafrans Protesters

    The Inspector-general of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase says Biafra campaigners are testing the patience of the police, threatening to clampdown on protesters. Arase warned the Movement for the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) activists to “stop threatening...
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    Metro Nigeria: Power Generation Drops to 4,451 Megawatts

    According to the TCN, the incident, which took place at Asaba Uchi, Ndokwa East Local Government, has resulted in the reduction of available power to the national grid by about 480MW. A statement by the company stated that the Okpai – Onitsha 330kV transmission line tripped and the cause of the...