Nigeria News

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval for $5.5bn foreign loans
President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate approval for $5.5bn external borrowings. The President’s request was contained in a letter to both chambers of the National Assembly and read by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at Tuesday’s plenary. The letter reads: “Accordingly, the Senate is requested to kindly approve the.....
JAMB to sanction Universities that charge above N2,000 for post-UTME
…to refund excess to students The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB,has threatened to sanction Universities charging above N2000 for post-UTME. This was disclosed Sunday by the Head,Public Relations JAMB,Fabian Benjamin, while stating the Board’s readiness to partner with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conducting public examination through.....
TSTV, to begin commercial operation November
Telcomm Satellite TV (TSTV) says its newly inaugurated pay TV, TSTV Africa, will start commercial operation on November 1. Its Managing Director, Bright Echefu, stated  this saturday while briefing journalists in Abuja. According to Mr. Echefu TSTV would launch its services nationwide with about 1 million decoders. He promised releasing.....
13-member Governing Board for FERMA gets President Buhari’s approval
The much awaited appointment of the board of Federal Roads Maintenance Agency, FERMA, finally gets President Muhammadu Buhari approval as 13-member Governing Board is announced.  Also, he approved the appointment of the Managing Director of the Nigeria Electricity Management Service Agency, NEMSA. This is contained in a release from Mohammed.....
Eke-Ukwu Market demolition,Njamanze writes President Buhari
  The recent demolitions in Owerri,Imo Stat especially the Eke-ukwu market by Governor Rochas Okorocha continues to draw attention as an indigene and international acclaimed academician /activist, Prof Philip Njamanze writes President Muhammud Buhari detailing the losses and the disregard to court processes. The renowned activist in his letter to.....
Elder Manuel Is New Baba Aladura
His Most Eminence Elder (Dr) David Bob Manuel (Moses Orimolade IX) is the new Baba Aladura. He is the Prelate of the Eternal Sacred Order of the Cherubim and Seraphim. Speaking yesterday at his induction and thanksgiving service at Mount Zion National Headquarters in Surulere, Lagos, Manuel in his sermon.....
South-east governors dissociates self from report accusing FG of killing IPOB members
The South-east Governors’ Forum, headed by Gov. David Umahi, has dissociated self from a report making the rounds alleging that the body met behind closed doors, and accused the federal government of killing members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, and other related issues. Debunking the report Mr. Umahi.....
Evans Pleads guilty,returns to Kirikiri
  …judge adjourns   The suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans,wednesday  pleaded guilty to conspiracy and kidnapping before a judge of the Ikeja High Court.   Evans and five others were arraigned on a two-count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping.   The judge ordered that all.....
Nigeria govt. declares Friday, Monday public holidays
  The federal government has declared Friday, September 1 and Monday September 4, 2017 as public holidays to mark the Muslim Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Making the declaration on behalf of the Federal government,the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau,  congratulated Muslims and enjoin all Nigerians to use the occasion to pray for.....
Nigeria Immigration declares no cash payments at passport offices
In her desire to stem the growing calls from Nigerians against illegal payments from men of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)  in the issuance of International Passport and others has banned any form of payment henceforth in her offices nationwide. According to the NIS spokesperson, Sunday James in an interview.....
Okorocha dragged before Nat. Human Right Commission over Owerri Market Demolition
  ...Owerri Bar Assoc. calls for impeachment The governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has been dragged before the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC by an Abuja based Lawyer,Charles Mbalisi,  over the demolition of Eke Ukwu, a market in Owerri, Imo.   A copy of the petition made available to.....
Nigeria Police promotes 6,455 senior officers
The Police Service Commission, PSC, acting on the recommendations of the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim  has approved the promotion of 6,455 senior police officers. Among the affected officers are Hilda Ibifuro–Harrison,a police commissioner, promoted to the next rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG, while two Deputy.....

Ndi Eze Imo.jpgFEDPONEK.jpg1.pngWhetheral 1.jpgimo carnival pix.jpgimo traditional Rulers.jpgimo38.jpg



For adverts and general enquiries, contact:

tel: +234 8176379910; +234 8038224575, 

imostateonline2014 at gmail.com




We have 88 guests and no members online


Background Image

Header Color


Content Color