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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Buhari’s not my relation, Zakari speaks

Mrs Amina Zakari, accused by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described as false, the allegation that she is a relation of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Chairman of the INEC Committee on Collation Centre for the general elections, said: “President Muhammadu Buhari is my President as everybody else’s President. […]


SDP Candidate, Natasha Akpoti escapes assassination

SDP Candidate, Natasha Akpoti escapes assassination ……Writes Police Chief A social Democratic Party (SDP) Senatorial Candidate, Barrister Natasha Akpoti on Wednesday urged the Inspector General of Police to invite the administrators of Okehi and Adavi Local Government Areas, Hon Abdulraheem Ozovehe Ohiare and Hon Joseph Omuya Salawu for questioning over […]

Onwugbenu: philanthropy and service to the needy as lifestyle

… From Christian Chime, Onitsha-Nigeria Jan 3,2019 Some men were born great, while others had greatness thrust upon them. So goes the popular saying. Yes, that could be said of Sir Louis Carter Izuchukwu Onwugbenu, a quintessential Nnewi-born international businessman.  He rose through intense hardwork and uncanny perseverance from what […]