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Douglas Road , the commercial nerve centre of Owerri, the Imo State capital , was on Thursday thrown into confusion as policemen attached to a branch of First Bank clashed with an officer of the Nigerian Air Force , who was at the bank for a transaction .
Eyewitnesses told our correspondent at the scene of the incident that the clash started when the air force officer , who was said to be hospitalised , wanted to make use of one of the Automated Teller Machines on the bank premises, but was prevented from doing so by one of the policemen guarding the bank .

Imo Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere has called on parents to rally round their children to ensure they have good moral standing and cultural background in the society.

The Deputy Governor made the call yesterday while addressing the congregation in the Chapel of Praise of Anglican Communion at his country home, Achi-Mbieri, Mbaitoli local government area of Imo State.


There was pandemonium at Tetlow road in Owerri, the Imo State capital, when members of National youth service corps clashed with suspected Northern fraudsters, believed to be money swindlers.

The corps members who reportedly returned from Abia state where they participated in the 2016, batch B, stream 11 orientation program clashed with the alleged fraudsters for allegedly using mystical means to swindle them of their 40,000 (forty thousand Naira) which included their first monthly allowance which was paid them on camp.


Tragedy was on Saturday averted at the Nkwerre Local Government Area of Imo State headquarters, as a strange fire outbreak engulfed the secretariat.

This was even as one person whose identify had yet to be ascertained as of the time of filing this report had been arrested by the security Agency in connection with the inferno.


While news about the death of legendary traditionalist, Prince Damian Nwankwo Okoye Emesuo, popularly called Perricomo, Ichie Mezuo, Arusi Makaja 1 of Igboland was being spread, what people forgot to add was that he was also buried just  hours after his died.