Famous statues, tiny busses, Uber-talented youngsters: All the gist from Owerri

  We’ve been having a great time around the country! After making a stop in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the MTN ASAP (Anti-Substance Abuse Programme) movement moved on to Owerri, Imo State, and we think we have become mini-professionals on…

Two undergraduates die during foursome sex romp in Imo (Punch)

Tragedy struck at a hostel in Imo State, on Tuesday, as two undergraduates of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, were found dead while allegedly engaged in sex romp with a female student of the institution. The Police Public Relations…

Life Beer celebrates with the people of Owerri, as Flavour headlines Bridge of Progress party

Life Continental Beer treated its consumers in Owerri to an exciting night of dance and music as it brought its year-end “Bridge of Progress” party to the capital city of Imo. After a hugely successful party in Ekwulobia, Anambra, expectations…

Mad rush for Konga Yakata as prices fall

Konga, Nigeria’s e-commerce giant has recorded a massive rush for its Black Friday sales tagged Konga Yakata which kicked off on Thursday November 8th, as eagers shoppers thronged the company’s online and offline platforms to be the first to take…

Five NYSC corpers kidnapped on the way to camp (Punch)

Some gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped five members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who were travelling to their orientation camps in Akwa Ibom and Rivers states. Two other passengers on the bus conveying the corps members were also kidnapped.…

VP Osinbajo launches TraderMoni in Owerri   

As the Buhari administration’s TraderMoni continues to expand across the country, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Saturday, formally launched the initiative in Owerri, Imo State capital, today. TraderMoni, which is part of the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme, is…

MTN Foundation awards scholarships to students in Abuja, Owerri

MTN Foundation has awarded scholarships to students in Abuja the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Owerri, the Imo State capital. The kind gesture from the foundation brings its spend on scholarships in the country to N1.6 billion since 2011. A…

Heineken brings its world parties series to bars around Nigeria

International premium lager beer, Heineken, which recently launched a remarkable 192 countries campaign with limited edition Shazamable bottle labels has now introduced its world party series set to hold across major states in Nigeria. The world party series is an…

How “33” Export deepens friendships, creates opportunities, changes lives

Not many brands around the world care about their consumers beyond the transactional customer-brand exchanges. Most, as long as revenue numbers are high and profit margins are in good shape, pay lip service to truly engaging their consumers. But not…

Chris Asoluka not lost in Lagos

Dr. Chris Asoluka, from Owerri, Imo State is not lost in Lagos as he travels home often. The former vice president Ohanaeze Ndigbo and onetime member of the House of Representatives has advice for young people who want to start…

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