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ENVIRONMENT

Oguta Lake, Where 2 rivers Flow Side By Side But Do Not Mix

There are quite alot of mysterious lakes in Nigeria and the Oguta lake is not exempted. This lake is seen as mysterious because it consists of two different waters, one part of the lake is brown while the other part of it is greenish. The thing about the two lakes is the fact that even though they flow together, they do not mix or come together.

  3 months ago ago
Oguta Lake, Where 2 rivers Flow Side By Side But Do Not Mix

MILITARY

Did The Army Commander Who Gave Kill Anyone You See Order Put His Emotions First?

Photo used for Descriptive purpose Photo Credit: saharareporters Many of us would have seen the viral video that recently surfaced online of an army commander giving orders to his soldiers to kill anyone they see. As reported by ejesgist who posted the video, it was said to have been taken when the army invaded Izombe, a community that is in Oguta, Imo State.

  3 months ago ago
Did The Army Commander Who Gave Kill Anyone You See Order Put His Emotions First?

MILITARY

Why there should not be a repeat of Izombe crisis as another soldier got killed in Ohaji, Imo state

A Soldier has recently been murdered in Etekuru Ohaji Egbema LGA of imo state. Reports claims that the Soldier was ambushed and killed while his rifle was stolen. The incident in Ohaji was as a result of a clash between youths and security operatives as the community observed the sit-at-home order following Nnamdi kanu's arraignment in court, and the killing of 2 traditional rulers in neighbouring villages.

  3 months ago ago
Why there should not be a repeat of Izombe crisis as another soldier got killed in Ohaji, Imo state

ENVIRONMENT

Check Out 4 Mysterious Lakes/Rivers That Can Be Found In Nigeria

Nigeria is home to alot of Mysterious Lakes and Rivers, let's take a look at a few of them below. 1. The Oguta lake You can't talk about mystery and not mention the popular Oguta lake. This lake is located in the rainforest of Niger State, it can also be found in Imo State, Nigeria.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out 4 Mysterious Lakes/Rivers That Can Be Found In Nigeria

POLITICS

Oguta Crisis: 'We Can't Lose What We Worked For Because Of One Foolish Person' - Uzodinma Vows

The Executive Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has vowed that the people of his state will not lose all that they have labored for in the past. The governor made this statement on Tuesday during his visit to the Izombe community in the Oguta Local Government Area of the state.

  3 months ago ago
Oguta Crisis: 'We Can't Lose What We Worked For Because Of One Foolish Person' - Uzodinma Vows

CULTURE

The History Of The Controversial Igbo Chief Of Udi

Onyeama was born in the 1870s, the youngest of the 10 children of Ozo Omuli Owusi, a polygamous titled man of good reputation, at the age of seven, he was initiated into the masquerade society by his father. Onyeama’s father died while he was still a teenager and his mother also died after the death of his father.

  4 months ago ago
The History Of The Controversial Igbo Chief Of Udi

SOCIETY

Destruction Of Over 70 Houses In Imo: Innocent Victims Of The Raid Will Be Compensated By Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma has expressed sadness at the loss of lives and properties suffered by Izombe community in Oguta local government area of Imo State. Photo Credit: Hope Uzodinma Nevertheless, indigenes of Izombe in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State said on Tuesday that the properties allegedly destroyed by soldiers in their community on Friday were not less than 1 billion naira.

  3 months ago ago
Destruction Of Over 70 Houses In Imo: Innocent Victims Of The Raid Will Be Compensated By Uzodinma

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Uzodimma Reacts To Invasion Of Imo Community, Buhari To Visit Daura

Photo Credit: Google Uzodimma Reacts To Invasion Of Imo Community Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, has urged the military to sheath its sword following an alleged invasion of Izombe community, Oguta Local Government Area of the state by soldiers.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Uzodimma Reacts To Invasion Of Imo Community, Buhari To Visit Daura

POLITICS

Photos: Governor Uzodinma Visits Izombe After Clash Between Youths & Security Operatives

The governor of Imo State, Governor Hope Uzodinma visited Aborshi community in Izombe, Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State on Tuesday, to check the level of damage that ensued after the recent clash between youths and security operatives in the community that resulted in the loss of lives and properties of people in the community.

  3 months ago ago
Photos: Governor Uzodinma Visits Izombe After Clash Between Youths & Security Operatives

SOCIETY

Angry Youths Who Killed A Security Personnel For Allegedly Killing A Youth Should Be Arrested

Photo used to illustrate story Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria According to Sahara Reporters, some villagers of the Izombe community in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State have deserted their homes over fears following the alleged killing of security personnel and a youth. Information reaching us disclosed that the security personnel on Friday confronted a youth allegedly engaged in oil bunkering in the community and killed him.

  3 months ago ago
Angry Youths Who Killed A Security Personnel For Allegedly Killing A Youth Should Be Arrested

MILITARY

Two Ways To Prevent The Rise Of Further Attacks On Soldiers In Imo State Communities

There has been a lot of tension in Imo state in recent weeks after hoodlums started causing issues in some parts of the state which has led to clashes between the hoodlums and soldiers. (Photo used for descriptive purpose) Soldiers at a checkpoint in a community Photo Credit: Getty Images

  3 months ago ago
Two Ways To Prevent The Rise Of Further Attacks On Soldiers In Imo State Communities

POLITICS

One Major Thing Lacking From Gov. Hope Uzodinma's Statement After The Recent Crisis In Izombe

It is no longer a secret, that not long ago, Izombe Community of Oguta local government area in Imo State, experienced a mayhem that led to the burning of about 70 houses, 15 vehicles, and some other valuables. Although there are varying accounts of what really happened, one common thing with each version of the story is that the problem was caused by the activities of oil thieves, which later involved soldiers.

  3 months ago ago
One Major Thing Lacking From Gov. Hope Uzodinma's Statement After The Recent Crisis In Izombe

MILITARY

The Destruction Of Over 70 Houses In Oguta By Nigerian Army: What Happened To Military Professionalism?

Amid the ongoing Operation Golden Dawn which is currently being carried out by the Nigerian Army (NA) in the Southeast part of the country, an unfortunate report from Peoples Gazette has disclosed how the Nigerian military has destroyed not less than 70 houses in the Oguta local government area of Imo state while launching a raid against illegal oil bunkerers in the community.

  3 months ago ago
The Destruction Of Over 70 Houses In Oguta By Nigerian Army: What Happened To Military Professionalism?

ENVIRONMENT

Oguta Lake, Where Two Rivers Flow Side By Side But Never Mix

There are many mysterious lakes in Nigeria and Lake Oguta is no exception. This lake is considered mysterious because it consists of two different bodies of water, one part of the lake is brown and the other is greenish. The specialty of these two lakes is the fact that they flow together but do not mix or blend.

  3 months ago ago
Oguta Lake, Where Two Rivers Flow Side By Side But Never Mix

SOCIETY

Imo woman allegedly buys twins after faking pregnancy -Report

Mrs Chinyere Ohanyere, nicknamed Madam Chichi, a 55-year-old woman, has been arrested by Imo State Police Command officers for reportedly buying a set of twins for an undisclosed sum. Ohanyere, a resident of the state's Oguta Local Government Area, was apprehended in Graceland Estate in Owerri, the state capital, on Tuesday.

  4 months ago ago
Imo woman allegedly buys twins after faking pregnancy -Report

POLITICS

Izombe Killings: Gov. Hope Uzodinma To Set Up Committee To Rebuild Community

The Governor of Imo state, Senator Hope Uzodinma has portrayed how devastated he was, after visiting the clash scene at Izombe Community in Oguta. He revealed his plans to rebuild all destroyed properties. The Governor made this statement on his Facebook page after visiting the scene.

  3 months ago ago
Izombe Killings: Gov. Hope Uzodinma To Set Up Committee To Rebuild Community

MILITARY

Imo: What Uzodinma Told Izombe Community After Military Raid And Why The Army Should Re-strategize

The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma today, the 12th of October visited Izombe community where houses and other properties were destroyed after youths of the community clashed with men of the Nigerian army. According to this account by the Vanguard News, about 10 persons were feared dead, 70 houses, 15 vehicles and 25 motorcycles were razed as soldiers clashed with youths of Umuokwu, Izombe community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State.

  3 months ago ago
Imo: What Uzodinma Told Izombe Community After Military Raid And Why The Army Should Re-strategize

SOCIETY

Residents count their losses as the military raid a community in Imo over oil bunkering

Some residents of the Izombe community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State are counting their losses after the military raid on illegal oil 'bunkering' was carried out in the area. According to reports, many residents of the community have been rendered homeless as over 70 houses were reportedly razed, and properties worth several millions of naira were destroyed too.

  3 months ago ago
Residents count their losses as the military raid a community in Imo over oil bunkering

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Attack Imo Police Station, Kill 5, U.S Issues New Terrorism Threat Warning

Unidentified gunmen attack a police station in Imo, killing five persons. Punch is the photographer. On Saturday morning, hoodlums attacked the Izombe Police Divisional headquarters in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State, killing five people. While two officers on duty were killed, three intruders were also killed, according to reports.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Attack Imo Police Station, Kill 5, U.S Issues New Terrorism Threat Warning

MILITARY

How Nigerian Army Raided Oil Bunkers in Imo Community

After the Nigerian Army raided many illegal oil bunkers in Izombe, an oil producing community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State, the once quiet village has become a beehive of activities as villagers gather what is left of their houses and shops. Investigations proves that this illegal oil bunkers were established without license from the federal government.

  3 months ago ago
How Nigerian Army Raided Oil Bunkers in Imo Community