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A total of 19 states participated in the festival, with Niger and Akwa Ibom State placed second and third respectively, while Benue, Bauchi and Anambra States were joint fourth place winners

Anyanwu also confirmed that another officer from the command sustained gunshot wounds in the incident, which took place at Ude Street in Hausa Quarters, Abakaliki

An eyewitness, who preferred anonymity, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the victims – Jideofor, 6, and Chinecherem, 4 – had gone to fetch water from the pond

A breakdown of the figure shows that N41.3 billion (41 per cent) was appropriated for recurrent expenditure while capital expenditure would gulp N53.4 billion (54 per cent).