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We’ll no longer guarantee supply of petroleum products in South-east – Marketers

We’ll no longer guarantee supply of petroleum products in South-east – Marketers

Some members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) in the South-east say they will no longer guarantee the supply of products at the approved pump prices. The marketers spoke in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka on Thursday. They said they could not sustain the availability of the petroleum products, when they exhaust their current stock. A NAN correspondent, who monitored the supply of premium motor spirit, popularly called petrol, in Awka, reported that most outlets now sell the product for between N180 and N195 per litre. Also, Automotive Gas Oil sells…
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Massive protest rocks Enugu over PVC registration frustration (Photos)

Massive protest rocks Enugu over PVC registration frustration (Photos)

Some aggrieved youths in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria have protested vehemently over frustration being experienced in registration for the Permanent Voters Card (PVC). THE WHISPERER gathered that the protesters marched on the road and accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of deliberately frustrating them from registering for the PVC. In a video sighted by THE WHISPERER, the protesters were heard chanting, ‘PVC is our right’ ‘PVC is our right.’ The protesters marched to INEC’s office in Enugu and demanded that they needed enough machines for the registration as getting PVC was their right. The protesters are insisting that more machines…
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ABN TV Director, Okali Donates Brand New Generator To Ohafia Community

ABN TV Director, Okali Donates Brand New Generator To Ohafia Community

The Director ABN TV, Mr. Ifeanyi Okali has donated a brand new generator to the people of Ebem Ohafia in Ohafia local government area of Abia State. He handed over the power generating machine on Saturday during the Central Executive Committee meeting of Ebem Ohafia Development Union, EODU. He said on Monday that during one of the executive meetings of EODU, where is currently serving as the publicity secretary, he discovered that the civic centre where the meeting usually takes place is not conducive enough to discuss the growth and development of the community. He therefore presented the generator to…
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Mascot Uzor-Kalu Commissions School Hostel Built By Sen. Kalu, Promises Free Education If Elected Abia Governor

Mascot Uzor-Kalu Commissions School Hostel Built By Sen. Kalu, Promises Free Education If Elected Abia Governor

The Governoship candidate of Action Peoples Party (APP) in Abia State, Hon. Mascot Uzor-Kalu on Thursday commissioned a new hostel block built by his elder brother, the Senate Chief Whip and the Senator representing Abia North, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu. The project is sited at Holy Rosary Secondary School, Umuahia. Also at the project commissioning is the representative of the Bishop of Umuahia, Very Rev. Msgr. Dr Francis Nwaiwu- Parish Priest St Michael's Parish Ugwunchara Umuahia and the Holy Rosary Chaplain: Rev. Fr Christopher Amaugo. Mascot Kalu, a former Abia State Chief of Staff while addressing students of the school…
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Security Operatives Uncover Hotel Where Children Are Used As Sex Slaves In Anambra

Security Operatives Uncover Hotel Where Children Are Used As Sex Slaves In Anambra

A hotel called Gally Gally in Nkpor where children between the ages of 14 and 17 are reportedly being used for sex slavery, prostitution, and baby factory has been discovered by the Anambra state police command on June 13. According to DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, spokesperson of the state police command, not less than 35 girls were rescued and 4 of them are pregnant. Ikenga Tochukwu in a statement, said the police also arrested 3 persons namely: Mrs Ifeoma Uzo age ‘F’ 35yrs, Chidiebere Alaka ‘M’ 28years and Nweke Chidiebere. ”We recovered three pump action gun, seven cartridges and cash sum…
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BREAKING: Man stoned, burnt to death in Abuja for alleged blasphemy

BREAKING: Man stoned, burnt to death in Abuja for alleged blasphemy

A member of a vigilante group was killed in the Lugbe area of Abuja for allegedly insulting Prophet Muhammad. Daily Trust gathered that the mob killing occurred at the Timber market section of Fruit Market in Federal Housing Estate, Lugbe. Eyewitnesses said the victim, a Muslim, was known of the act of insulting the prophet and the latest was on midnight of Saturday. But the mob action took place around 1pm on Saturday after seeking refuge in the vigilante office in the market. It was gathered the local security outfit was outnumbered before he was killed in front of the…
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BREAKING: Remains Of Late Deborah Samuel Buried Amid Tears

BREAKING: Remains Of Late Deborah Samuel Buried Amid Tears

The remains of late Deborah Samuel, a 200 student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State, who was burnt to death for allegedly insulting Prophet Muhammad have been laid to rest in her hometown, Tungan Magajiya in Rijau Local Government Area of Niger State. The victim, a 200 level female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, was burnt to death within the school premises on Thursday for allegedly insulting Prophet Muhammad The deceased, it was gathered, had been living with family members in Sokoto since she was in primary school before her death. According to Daily Post, while…
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EFCC arrests 23 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan, recovers exotic cars, others

EFCC arrests 23 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan, recovers exotic cars, others

Operatives of the Ibadan Zonal Command of the EFCC have arrested twenty three (23) suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan, Oyo State. The suspects were arrested on Thursday May 12, 2022 at Apata, Jericho and Ire Akari Estate areas of Ibadan following credible intelligence on their alleged computer fraud-related activities. Sixteen of the suspects were indicted by forensic analyses carried out on their devices and the incriminating documents recovered from them. They are: Oluwole Oduwanye Kelvin, Adams Segun Ojo, Amuwo Oluwagbemi Oluwatobi, Theophilus Ademola Akinyele, Mimiola Olamide Victor, Ajayi Pelumi Pamilerin, Tolulope Adara Mati Timothy, Bamgbose Temitayo Abiodun, Ajibola Timilehin Isreal,…
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Kaduna Serving Councillor Arrested with AK-47 Ammunition Confessed He Was Bound To Deliver Firearm To Bandits – Police

Kaduna Serving Councillor Arrested with AK-47 Ammunition Confessed He Was Bound To Deliver Firearm To Bandits – Police

A serving member of the legislative council of the Soba local government area in Kaduna state has been alleged arrested with an AK – 47 rifles loaded with six rounds of ammunition. The police authorities in Kaduna state said he was intercepted on a motorcycle by operatives on patrol in Giwa Local Government Area. Kaduna Police spokesperson, Mohammed Jalige explained that in the course of the investigation, the councilor confessed he was bound to deliver the said firearm to bandits. The suspect Abdulrahaman Adamu represents kinkiba ward in Soba local Council and the incident occurred on the 9th of May…
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EFCC Arrests YahooYahoo Academy Owner, 16 ‘Trainees’ in Abuja, Recovers Charms, Others (Photos)

EFCC Arrests YahooYahoo Academy Owner, 16 ‘Trainees’ in Abuja, Recovers Charms, Others (Photos)

Operatives of the Abuja Zonal Command of the EFCC, have arrested one Afolabi Samad, owner of a Yahoo Yahoo Academy in Abuja. The 24-year-old was arrested today May 12, 2022, in a sting operation alongside 16 of his students. The youngsters between the ages of 18 and 27 years were arrested at their hideout located in Peace Court Estate, Lokogoma, a suburb of Abuja. The owner of the alleged Academy rented the 3 bedroom flat for Three Million Naira to impact the tricks of cyber-frauds on his apprentices for undisclosed fees. Item recovered from the suspects include laptops, phones, charms…
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