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Armed Forces Remembrance day: Not Enough Ado_Ada Nkong

Today we remember, our fallen heroes, Nigeria remembers you, We honor you, your courage we salute, Nigeria remembers you. You gave your life for a truly just cause, That Nigeria may be one, strong united sovereign state, Nigeria remembers you. Nowadays, you just wake up and its armed forces remembrance day. No heralding or at… Continue reading Armed Forces Remembrance day: Not Enough Ado_Ada Nkong

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Kaduna Sex Party Demolition: The Owners Side of the Story_Ada Nkong

Following reports that a sex party was to be hosted in Kaduna, the alleged venue was demolished purportedly by the state government. However, a statement signed by a certain Aisha Yakubu who claims to be the owner of the demolished building has emerged online stating that neither she nor the demolished building are linked to… Continue reading Kaduna Sex Party Demolition: The Owners Side of the Story_Ada Nkong

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Married for Twenty Years_Ada Nkong

Just like yesterday I remember the olive green nail polish I insisted on wearing. I can't tell why I opted for that colour by the way. I remember also the bouquet of cream roses and the simple rose crown on my hair bought by My elder Sister. The Ogars with Parish Priest Fr. Augustine Garba… Continue reading Married for Twenty Years_Ada Nkong

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Activist Calls for Investigation of Assault on 68 Year Old Woman_Ada Nkong

The Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has been urged to intervene in the conduct between a Director General in the state and a 68 year old grandmother.Zik Gbemre in a statement alleges that the Director-General (DG), Delta State Capital Territory Development Agency, Rt. Hon. Evangelist Mrs. Joan Onyemaechi Mrakpor, who purportedly slapped and beat-up… Continue reading Activist Calls for Investigation of Assault on 68 Year Old Woman_Ada Nkong

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The Family With no Finger Prints_ Ada Nkong

Apu Sarker was showing his open palm to me on a video call from his home in Bangladesh. Nothing seemed unusual at first, but as I looked closer I could see the smooth surfaces of his fingertips. Apu, who is 22, lives with his family in a village in the northern district of Rajshahi. He… Continue reading The Family With no Finger Prints_ Ada Nkong

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My Rebirth:True Life Story of a Covid-19 Survivor_Ada Nkong

I went to the annual women in media fitness party looking forward to seeing her. She was not there. A few persons from her office were there but something held me back from asking. You can only imagine my shock when I read the story below on social media to the end and found it… Continue reading My Rebirth:True Life Story of a Covid-19 Survivor_Ada Nkong

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NDA-Isaiah’s Death: A monumental Loss to Nigerian Media-NUJ _Ada Nkong

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) FCT Council has described the death of Publisher of Leadership Group, Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah as a monumental loss to the media and the nation. In a statement released Saturday in Abuja, jointly signed by Comrade Emmanuel Ogbeche and Ochiaka Ugwu, Chairman and Secretary of Council respectively, it noted that… Continue reading NDA-Isaiah’s Death: A monumental Loss to Nigerian Media-NUJ _Ada Nkong

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Six Police Men Die in Bayelsa Senatorial Bye Elections_Ada Nkong

The Nigerian Police has confirmed that Six personnel of the Nigeria Police Force died after a boat accident in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State The incident occured while the police officers were on their way to Southern Ijaw Local Government Area for the senatorial bye-elections in two senatorial zones of the state.… Continue reading Six Police Men Die in Bayelsa Senatorial Bye Elections_Ada Nkong

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Sr. Azuka Onwunedo: 25 Years as God’s Handmaid_Ada Nkong

I remember my first close encounter with her! I was not in a good place at all, in so many ways. It would appear being young and inexperienced when I got married was taking too great a toll and somehow, all I could see was gloom. God positioned her in my husband's life as senior… Continue reading Sr. Azuka Onwunedo: 25 Years as God’s Handmaid_Ada Nkong