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MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014

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VOL. 27 NO. 009

www.championonlinenews.com

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... Since 1988

No going back on Abia airport project —Gov. Orji STEVE OKO, Umuahia OVERNOR Theodore Orji of Abia State, has said there is no going back on the proposed “ legacy airport” recently approved by the state’s Executive Council, assuring that the project will rank among the array of legacy projects which his administration will bequeath to the state at the end of his tenure in 2015. The Governor who

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L-r: Minister of State for FCT, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide, Chairman PDP Board of Trustees, Chief Tony Anenih, Senate President, Sen. David Mark, President Goodluck Jonathan, Deputy Speaker House of Representatives, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, President’s Mother Eunice Jonathan, Secretary to the Federal Government Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim, during the Inter-Denominational Church Service for the 2014 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration In Abuja yesterday.

APGA sweeps Anambra LG election P6

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Chief Achike Udenwa as the Chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programm (SURE-P). Chief Udenwa is

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Dangote Cement to complete 5 plants this year I N furtherance of the Group’s pan-African expansion drive, not less than five cement plants belonging to Dangote Cement and spread across five countries in Africa will be completed this year, the company has disclosed. The plants at various stages of construction, according to the Group President and Chief Executive, Aliko Dangote will add about 13.5mmt Continues on Pg 6

•No bullet was fired —Police

DENNIS NAKU, Port Harcourt

expected to replace Chief Christopher Kolade who resigned his job last year. The former governor Continues on Pg 6

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Sen. Abe injured as police disperse Amaechi’s supporters

Udenwa may replace Kolade as SURE-P chairman

COSMAS EKPUNOBI, Abuja RESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan may have nominated former governor of Imo state

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HE political crisis rocking Tyesterday, RiversStatedegenerated when Policemen

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stormed the venue of a rally by the Save Rivers Movement (SRM) and

the All Progressives Congress, APC, shooting rubber bullets and teargas canisters, even as Senator Magnus Abe was hit twice on the chest and leg. Continues on Pg 6


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