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June, 2020

  • 18 June

    Iron smelting in Igbo Land. oldest iron smelting site found in Nsukka

    In 2018, Associate Professor Pamela Ijeoma Eze-Uzoamaka and her team of Archaeologists discovered the oldest Iron Smelting site in the world at Village Square of Lejja Community in Nsukka Local Government Area. The slags found at the site dates back to over 4000 years ago, a period before the birth …

  • 18 June

    Recent road infrastructure in Nsukka (AKu road Before and Now)

      In 2015, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi promised to transform Nsukka into a modern city. He stated in his first inaugural speech as Governor, that his administration “will modernize Nsukka to compete with other University towns in attracting technology and knowledge-based businesses and other industrial support ventures, bearing in mind that Nsukka …

  • 18 June

    History of Ose Nsukka (Yello Pepper)

    Late Professor Joseph Uzor Ogbonna of Agric dept. UNN, bred a species of pepper and named it “ose Nsukka” he also bred the tomato we know as “dericca”. He won a UNESCO prize for these in 1985, and was asked by the University to plant an Ofor tree at the …

  • 18 June

    The executive chairman Nsukka local government is Dead

    The death of the Executive chairman, Nsukka local government, Chief Patrick Omeje jnr has been reported. It was revealed that he died in an undisclosed private hospital in Enugu. According to our source, the late council chairman died of heart related complications. Omeje who usually travelled abroad for the management …

August, 2019

  • 17 August

    IPOB members attacked Senator Ike kweremadu in Nurnberg Germany

    Source: Ikekweremadu   I attended the Second Annual Cultural Festival and Convention organised by Ndi-Igbo Germany in Nurnberg today where I was billed to give a keynote address along with the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, who, however could not make it eventually. I was given a resounding …

  • 17 August

    Nsukka man pregnant 10 young ladies within a month

    This young from Enugu-Ezike allegedly   pregnant 10 ladies within a month. His village in enugu ezike is not yet known. He was paraded by vigilante.

  • 17 August

    Police apprehends the killers of Rev Father Paul Offu

    source: AIF Media The Enugu state Police command has arrested two northerners who allegedly murdered Rev Father Paul Offu along Agbudu/Ihe road in Awgu LGA of Enugu state. The same gang kidnapped the traditional ruler of Agbogwu and his wife. Enugu State Command of the Nigerian Police paraded them yesterday. …

  • 10 August

    Tony Elumelu Found Sampling roasted Corn along Lagos Express Way.

    Tony Elumelu, Nigerian banker and Chairman of Pan-African UBA and Tony Elumelu Foundation set Instagram agog on Friday, August 9, 2019 with a post that shows him sampling and buying roasted corn along Expressway in Lagos. The amiable businessman and philanthropist set the tone of reactions when he wrote: “Jollof …

July, 2019

  • 3 July

    Senator Elisha Abba apologizes, begs Nigerians

    Press Conference by Senator Ishaku Abbo (SIA) (PDP Adamawa North). It is with a deep sense of remorse and responsibility that I, Senator Ishaku Abbo (SIA) profoundly apologize to all Nigerians, the Senate, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), my family, friends as well as our mothers – the Nigerian women. …

  • 3 July

    Eke (Python) sacred animal and a messenger of the gods

    By Chidinma Oforegbu Eke is a sacred animal and a messenger of the gods. This is why some villagers don’t kill it up till today,my people has been brainwashed that’s why fa jiri hapu omenaala emezi omenelu. Some will brag on how eke is their favorite meat without knowing that …