Tag Archives: Anambra

I Did Not Secure Any Injunction To Stop Probe Of SARS — Obi

Barr. Valentine Obienyem, Special Adviser to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential Candidate in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has dismissed as fake news, reports that his principal has secured a court injunction to stop the probe of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). “Kindly disregard the news as fake. There is absolutely no truth in the news,” Obienyem ...

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Mixed Reactions Trail Shift In Resumption Date For Schools In Anambra 

The shift in resumption date for schools in Anambra State has been generating mixed feelings in cities across the state. Although the Federal Ministry of Education asked schools to re-open nationwide on Jan. 18, Anambra announced a shift to Feb. 1, two weeks after. An Information officer in the  state engaged some personalities in telephone conversations to gauge their reactions. ...

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Anambra Mourns Ndubuisi Kanu & Onyeabo Obi

The people and government of Anambra State have noted with profound sadness the death, in quick succession, of two most valuable Nigerians of Igbo extraction, Rear Admiral Godwin Ndubuisi Kanu and Senator Onyeabo Chukwunedum Obi. Both distinguished men departed in the last 48 hours. Admiral Kanu, 77, came into national consciousness when, as a mere lieutenant commander (equivalent of major ...

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Hafeez Mohammed Now AIG Zone 13 Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Immediate past Delta State Police Commissioner, Mr. Hafiz Mohammed, is now the new Assistant Inspector General  of Police (AIG), in charge of Zone 13 Ukpo Dunukofia local government area of Anambra state. Mr. Mohammed who has resumed duty as AIG, following the promotion and appointment of his predecessor Dan Mallam as Deputy Inspector General of Police in ...

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Uke Community Embraces Obiano’s Think-Home Philosophy 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Indeed, it is a truism that it is the sole responsibility of government and constituted authorities to provide critical infrastructures like roads, bridges, schools, hospitals, potable water, electricity and a host of other basic social amenities through proper utilisation as well as judicious deployment of tax payers’ money in order to improve the living conditions of the ...

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Nigeria Needs Obi, Says Catholic Bishop

The Catholic Bishop of Idah, Most Rev. Anthony Adaji, has said that Nigeria needed focused and committed patriots to place her along the trajectory of development. He said this during the requiem mass for Mrs. Catherine Anyanwu Nnagbo at St. Patrick Cathedral, Awka. The  Cleric said he was averse to making comments about politicians due to lack of trust in them, ...

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Anambra Govt Worries Over 2nd Wave Of COVID-19

Following the second wave of the Coronavirus in Nigeria that has resulted in a considerable spike in infections in Anambra State in the last two weeks, Gov. Willie Obiano has made a passionate appeal to the people to shield themselves from the pandemic. “Reports from across Anambra State show a huge increase in the incidence, which if not arrested now ...

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Magnetic Isuofia Elites Embrace ‘Ozioma’ From Soludo

By Joe Anatune Yes, they did, on the first day of 2021, in an atmosphere of pomp and pageantry. They received the good news; the grand vision of Prof. Chukwuma Soludo – the Anambra Smart Megacity (ASM), and they embraced it at the formal inauguration of Isuofia Chapter of Soludo Promoters Forum (SPF), held at the residence of Umueze, Isuofia-born ...

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Soludo: A Prophet Has Honour In His Town

By Casmir Igbokwe January 1, 2021 was unique in so many ways. One, it was a New Year. Two, it was 20 years anniversary of my wedding. Three and most importantly, it was a day a prophet, perhaps, for the first time in recent history, gained honour in his home town. That prophet is Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo. The man Soludo ...

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