Tag Archives: Owerri

GRAPHIC: 21-Year-Old Man Kidnapped And Murdered By Alleged Army Officers In Imo

Owerri Youths are currently protesting after a 21-year-old man identified as Leo Micah aka Leo Wire, was kidnapped last week in Imo allegedly by Army officials and taken to Anambra State, where he was gruesomely murdered. Leo’s dead body was recovered in a bush in Anambra days later. He had his hands cuffed behind him and he was…

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Eight-Storey Building Collapses In Imo Leaving Several People Trapped

There as panic in Imo state on Thursday as eight-storey building collapsed leaving several persons trapped and possibly severely injured. Located along the Yar’ Adua Drive in Owerri, the state capital, the building was said to have been under construction at the time of the incident. Rescue operations are currently ongoing and so far, Channels Television reports that…

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Late Kidnapper E-Money’s Wife, Siblings Arraigned For Laundering Over N798m

The police have charged the wife of late billionaire kidnapper, Collins Ezenwa, aka E-money, and four of his brothers with money laundering charges at the Federal High Court in Owerri, Imo State . Eleven counts were preferred against the defendants – Gift Ezenwa Emmanuel Okoronkwo, Uche Okoronkwo, Ikechukwu Onyekere and Franklin Anugba – by the…

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Okorocha Blames Ihedioha After EFCC Seals His College, Supermarket and Daughter’s School

The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have sealed the Rochas Foundation College, Owerri, Imo State, belonging to the immediate past state governor, Rochas Okorocha. The anti-graft agency also sealed the East High Primary and Secondary School, Owerri which belongs to Okorocha’s first daughter, Uloma Nwosu. Also sealed was the All-In Supermarket,…

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Owerri Market Demolition – Five Wounded As Clash Continues

At least five persons were stabbed on Wednesday, in a fracas that ensued over the demolition of the Owerri main market by the state government. THEWILL recalls that the government had demolished the market in the wee hours of Saturday following repeated notices of relocation issued to the traders who failed to heed the notices. The action by…

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Tension in Owerri! Boy Shot Dead Amidst Demolition of Eke-Ukwu Market | Graphic Photos

Eke-Ukwu Market According to reports coming in from Owerri, Imo state capital, there was a gun battle this morning following the demolition of popular Eke-Ukwu market. The incident reportedly happened following the massive deployment of soldiers around the market since yesterday evening. The elders, youths, women and traders of the Owerri Nchise, who claimed that…

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Exclusive Photos! Flavour N’abania Shuts Down Cubana, Owerri for Hi-Life Fest Launch|See Photos

Music superstar, Flavour N’abania, on Friday, April 14 thrilled fans at the popular Cubana Lounge, Owerri with a captivating performance at the launch of Hi-Life Fest. Hi-Life Fest is a musical competition aimed at reviving, celebrating and promoting highlife music in Nigeria’s South East. The competition which kicked off with auditions in Owerri on April 10…

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2face, Dbanj, Tiwa Savage, Davido, Olamide, M.I, Darey, Phyno, Others For 2016 Star Music Trek

Star Larger Beer has revealed plans to kick off the 2016 edition of the annual nationwide concert, Star Music Trek holding in five cities around the country – Markudi, Abuja, Calabar, Owerri and Lagos. In an exciting online unveil, artistes performing on the Star Music Trek made the official announcement, as they took to their…

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