Monthly Archives: April 2021

SERAP Writes Buhari, Seeks Probe Of ‘Missing N106bn In 149 MDAs In 2018’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN, and appropriate anti-corruption agencies to investigate allegations that N106bn of public funds are missing from 149 ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs), as documented in the 2018 annual audited report by the Auditor-General of the ...

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How Obi Encouraged Local Manufacturers During His Days As Anambra Governor — Industrialist

An industrialist and Founder of Modern Living Products Limited, Chief Martin Udeaja, has eulogised former Governor of Anambra State and 2019 Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Peter Obi, for his visible contributions to the small business sector of the state and beyond. Udeaja, who recently marked his 80th birthday with a Thanksgiving Mass at St ...

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The Rage Of Mbize Erosion In Southeast Nigeria  

Uzor Maxim Uzoatu Mbize: Rage of Red Earth (Stories, Songs on Landslide, Erosion in Igboland) by Chuka Nnabuife; Heinrich Boll Stiftung; 2011 The erosion menace in Southeast Nigeria is a twice-told story. Whole villages have been sacked, and many houses are teetering on the very edge of very deep landslides. My hometown of Umuchu in Aguata Local Government Area of ...

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Mothering Sunday:  Mrs Obiano Enjoins Mothers To Embrace Virtues Of Tolerance, Promote Equity   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The wife of the Anambra State Governor and founder of Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFE), Dr. Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme) has called on women to promote the culture of tolerance and inclusiveness as a means of stopping the reocurring incidence of gender-based violence in the society. Mrs Obiano made the appeal in a message to Catholic Women ...

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I Will Protect Anambra Families From Criminals If Elected Governor, Says Nwankpo

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo, a frontline contender for the office of the governor  in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra state, has assured Anambra families of their safety if elected governor. Nwankpo, who is seeking the office of the governor on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance said his administration would be ruthless with criminal elements ...

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Police Laud Anambra Transport Management Code 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The police in Anambra state say the effectiveness of the Anambra State Transport Management Code (ATMC) can not be overemphasized because the platform has helped tremendously in the detection and prevention of crimes. The Police Public Relations Officer of the Anambra state command of the Nigeria police DSP Ikenga Tochukwu who gave the commendation during an exclusive ...

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Police Debunk Reports On Alleged Bank Robbery In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra state police command has faulted reports making the rounds that there was a bank robbery in the state on 15th April, 2021 as contained in some sections of the media. According to a press statement released by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, there was no such incident in any bank on the ...

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FRSC, Nigerian Navy Strengthen Security Ties In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Federal Road Safety Corps and the Nigerian Navy have strengthened security synergy  in Anambra state, following a working visit of the newly posted naval outpost commander Navy Captain Adekunle Kamal Okeniyi  to the sector commander of the FRSC formation in the state ACM Andrew Ayodele Kumapayi at the weekend in Awka. The working visit according to ...

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Beware Of DSS, IPOB Warns Banks… Says It Produces Arms Locally

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said it produces its arms locally. The secessionist group stated this on Thursday while debunking allegation credited to the Department of State Services that IPOB was plotting to attack banks to get money to purchase arms. The Media and Publicity Secretary of the group, Emma Powerful, described the allegation as a poor script. He ...

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Buhari Back To Abuja After 16 Days In London

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his expectations of the acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, are high. He spoke on arrival after 16 days in London for a routine medical checkup in response to questions on his expectations of the Ag. IGP appointed while he was away. The president said among those presented by a committee set up by the ...

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