10 KIDNAPPED, 2 DEAD AS UNKNOWN GUNMEN ATTACK FRSC STAFF IN NASARAWA

Some personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps traveling from Sokoto and Kebbi States Command of the Corps for a training programme at FRSC Academy, Udi were reportedly attacked by Bandits/Kidnappers at Udege junction, along Mararaban-Udege between Adoka, Nasarawa State today Monday 14th September, 2020 at about 8am . The Officers totalling 26 in number were travelling in two buses. According to the FRSC Corps Public Education Officer, Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem, one of the Officers in the vehicle conveying the staff of the Corps reportedly died during the…

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PEACE ANYIAM OSIGWE, MYKE PARISH AJAERE LOSE OUT AS AMP BOT ANNUL CONTROVERSIAL ELECTIONS; APPOINTS EMEKA OSSAI CARETAKER PRESIDENT

At last, the BoT of the Association of Movie Producers, AMP, has confirmed the scoop published by thebladengr.com yesterday, as it dissolved the two controversial elections held by the body on Saturday, August 29, 2020. AAMA boss, Peace Anyiam Osigwe had been elected President at Asaba, Delta State, eight hours after Myke Parish Ajaere was elected by another faction in Lagos. AMP BoT on Monday, said it had appointed filmmaker and top actor, Mr. Emeka Ossai, to run the association for six months pending a new election. Other members of…

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NIGERIAN-BORN PEARLENA IGBOKWE APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF AMERICA’S UNIVERSAL STUDIO GROUP

Pearlena Igbokwe, a Nigerian-born media executive, has been appointed chairman of Universal Studio Group in the U.S. Universal Studio Group is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production and marketing of entertainment, news and information for global audience. It is comprised of Universal Television, UCP and NBCUniversal International Studios. Mrs Igbokwe, who was born in Nigeria, has broken grounds as the first woman of African descent to head a major American television studio. According to a statement by Universal Studio…

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