Monthly Archives: October 2019

Onitsha Market Fire: GUO Decries Poor Attitude Of Touts In Onitsha

Raymond Ozoji, Awka A frontline transporter, and owner of the GUO motors limited, Chief Godwin Okeke popularly known as GUO,  has expressed worry on the attitude of touts during disaster in Onitsha which prevented better rescue mission during the Ochanja market fire. Chief Okeke who lamented that his brand new Mercedes 711 fire truck was destroyed by hoodlums and his ...

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Anambra Assembly Health Committee Harps On Refurbishment Of Hospitals 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Health has stressed the dire need for hospitals across the state to be revamped and refurbished for better healthcare delivery. That was the crux of the matter at the budget bilateral interactions on Tuesday while the state ministry of health presented its 2020 budget implementation plan. The lawmakers in their ...

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Pay Us Five-Month Minimum Wage Arrears – Labour Leaders

The Trade Union Congress side of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council on Monday called on the Federal Government to pay five months arrears of the new minimum wage dating back to April 18, 2019 when President Muhammadu Buhari signed the new  minimum wage bill into law. The government and organised labour came to an agreement on the new ...

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PDP Creating Atmosphere Of Fear, Plotting Violence Ahead Of Bayelsa, Kogi Gov Elections – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) is alerting the security agencies to an alleged orchestrated plot by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to unleash violence in the lead up to and during the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states. “Already, the PDP is creating an atmosphere of fear and stage-managed violence, while playing the victim so as to ...

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Aisha Buhari’s Last Laugh

By Casmir Igbokwe Aso Rock provided Nigerians some comic relief last week. At the centre of the drama was the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari. When we thought her adversaries had cowed her, she sprang surprises and gave them an uppercut. There is a simple lesson here: never underestimate the power of a determined woman. The cabal in Aso ...

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Politicians Paying Jobless Youths To Politicise Onitsha Market Fire, Says Information Commissioner

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Mr. C. Don Adinuba, the commissioner for information and public enlightenment in Anambra state has accused some politicians in the state of allegedly paying unemployed youths to politicise the recent Onitsha market fire in the social media. Adinuba who said in a press statement released to journalists in Awka today that it was a mortal sin to ...

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CWG Plc Appoints Business Director 

CWG PLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Martin Nwoga as Business Director – Services effective October 7th, 2019. This appointment is in line with CWG PLC commitment to strengthen its delivery and service organizations. Mr. Martin Nwoga has more than 25 years in Information and Communication Technology including 15 years of management experience in Africa, US, UK, ...

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Why Obiano Launched Creative/Multi-Media Security Approach In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Concerned about the ingenuity with which men of the underworld operated while unleashing terror and mayhem on their victims, the governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano, has eventually come up with a security strategy intended to enhance the protection of lives and properties in the state. Apart from the distribution of smart security vehicles and gadgets ...

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Institute Admonishes Young Architects On Creative Diversity

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The emphasis at a two-day workshop organished by the Nigerian Institute of Architects at Chikotel Classique Hotel Awka Anambra state was for young and upcoming architects to develop and nurture what the institute saw as creative diversity to enable them to meet the challenges of modern trends in architecture. Keynote speaker at the opening ceremony of the ...

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SERAP Asks ICPC, EFCC To Probe Senate, MDAs Over Employment Slots Scandal

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to: “jointly carry out a prompt, thorough, transparent and effective investigation into allegations that principal officers and members of the Nigerian Senate are using their official positions to get job slots from government agencies.” SERAP ...

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