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Today's Headlines: Give Igbos A Chance, We'll Unite Nigeria- Umahi; Army Kills Three Unknown Gunmen.

Give Igbos A Chance, We'll Unite Nigeria- Umahi.

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, has said the Igbo should be given a chance at leadership in 2023 as the South-East wants to work for the peace and unity of Nigeria.

Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters

Umahi announced this during an inter-denominational prayer summit organised in Abakaliki on Friday by the Office of the Wife of the governor, in conjunction with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).

The governor said the Igbo would be a part of a fair and equitable Nigeria, not a breakaway Biafra.

Army Kills Three Unknown Gunmen.

The Nigerian Army says three unknown gunmen were killed in a gun battle between the hoodlums and troops of Sector 5 of Exercise GOLDEN DAWN deployed in Enugu State.

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Brig. Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Army Public Relations officer, in a press statement claimed that the unknown gunmen were responsible for the attack on a Nigerian Police checkpoint along Okija-Onitsha expressway on October 7, 2021.

The army however, stated that they lost an officer in the confrontation.

Gov Bagudu Says APC Governors Committed To Reducing Poverty.

Atiku Bagudu, governor of Kebbi, accused of money laundering in the Pandora Papers expose, says governors of the All Progressives Congress would work to strengthen capacities for job creation and poverty reduction.

Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette

Mr Bagudu, the chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), gave the assurance in a statement to Governor Muhammad Yahaya of Gombe on his 60th birthday.

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