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Nigeria’s Ongoing Path of Economic Reforms

World Bank has approved a total of $2.25 billion loan for Nigeria to help stabilise its economy following reforms and scale up support for the poor. However, this recent development has been met with criticism and dissatisfaction by citizens of Imo State. Acknowledging the current government's progress in building a better economy, citizens have stated that taking on the loan could potentially reverse the gains made so far, arguing that […]

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Imo residents expresses their thoughts on the benefits of Nigeria’s 25 years of democracy

To commemorate the June 12th Democrat day in Nigeria, some Imo residences have shared their sentiment on the dividends of the 25 years democracy being practiced in Nigeria. Speaking with BizziBoss News Team, an Imolite Blessing Ekpere decried the current state of the economy, insisting that we ought to go back to the drawing board. Another resident , Iyke Uche highlighted the mass exodus of companies in Nigeria as a […]

today06/13/2024 1

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IMO CP CHARGES SPECIAL TACTICAL SQUAD TO APPREHEND KILLERS OF COPS

Imo State Commissioner of Police, Aboki Danjuma has deployed the Command’s Special Tactical Squad and equipped them with the available operational resources and intelligence to go all out in synergy with other security agencies and clamp down on the hoodlums responsible for the unprovoked and unwarranted attack and killing of Police Mobile operatives conducting stop-and-search at Akabor in Ikeduru LGA of Imo State. The tragic incident was perpetrated In the […]

today06/12/2024 1

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Unidentified Gunmen Kill 2 Police Officers in Imo State

Yet-to-be identified gunmen opened fire at a security checkpoint on the Owerri-Okigwe road in Imo State on Tuesday morning. According to eyewitness accounts, the assailants shot two police officers and another civilian inside a house at around 6:25 am in the Akabo area of Ikeduru Council Area, in Imo State. Eyewitnesses reported that the unknown gunmen were driving roughly and shooting sporadically after killing the two officers at the checkpoint, […]

today06/11/2024 2

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Lifeless body of pregnant woman found in Imo bush

The lifeless body of a yet-to-be-identified woman has been reportedly found in a bush along Amaraku-Umudim Road in Isiala-Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. The incident took place during the early hours of Tuesday and the woman’s identity has remained unknown to the public. A villager who spoke on condition of anonymity stated that the woman had no blood stains which suggest that the assailants used no weapon, however […]

today05/29/2024 2

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Imo Assembly holds hearing on consumer rights bill

The Imo State House of Assembly held a public hearing on the proposed Consumers’ Rights Protection Bill, aimed at fortifying consumer’s rights within the state. The public hearing which was held at the state House of Assembly complex drew diverse arrays of stakeholders, including consumer rights advocates, business owners, and government officials. In his opening address, the chairman of the House Committee on Commerce and Industry, Johnleoba Iheoma, underscored the […]

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Imo residents reacted to the old National Anthem Bill 2024 passed by the Senate

Imo residents have reacted to the National Anthem Bill 2024 passed by the Senate to revert to the old national anthem. The bill which seeks to revive the anthem that was dropped in 1978 during Olusegun Obasanjo’s military administration speedily passed first and second readings on Thursday, this is as it now awaits assent into law by President Bola Tinubu. Faulting the timing of the bill, two residents Ginika Ijedinma […]

today05/29/2024 2

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University lecturer condemned government’s nonchalant attitude towards education

As the nation celebrated Children's Day yesterday, an Imo State University lecturer, Chigozirim Osuji, has decried the falling standard of education in the state and across Nigeria. In an interactive session with Bizziboss newsteam, Osuji attributed the unfortunate decline to a combination of factors, including the role of the government, parents, and the children themselves. Criticizing parents, the IMSU lecturer expressed concern over their desperation to push their children academically […]

today05/28/2024 2

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Community Boils As Commissioner for Education Sells School Land

Tensions are running high in Okuku Autonomous Community, Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State as allegations have surfaced that the State Commissioner for Education, Johnclif Nwadike, and the Executive Director of the Secondary Education Management Board, Tina Azubuike, sold eight plots of land belonging to Arah Secondary School to private individuals. According to reports, the community had originally donated this land specifically for the school's use, and are […]

today05/27/2024 2

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