Tag Archives: Anambra

Obi To Ngige: Grow Up, You Are Too Old For Mischief

Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has advised Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, to focus his energy on how to make Nigeria work, rather than continued engagement in mischief, which, according to him, Ngige is too old for. Obi spoke through his Media Adviser, Mr. Valentine Obienyem, in a release made available ...

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Protest In Anambra Over Alleged Misappropriation Of N150m By Monarch

Youths of Mkpu-Nando in the Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State, on Tuesday, staged a protest against their monarch, Igwe Alex Edozieuno, over the alleged misappropriation of N150m land proceeds belonging to the community. Displaying placards with various inscriptions, the youth and women asked the monarch to produce the missing money to avoid further rage. Some of the ...

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Anambra: Police Attack 98-Year-Old Woman With AK-47

Policemen from the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Anambra State Police Command have allegedly beaten up a 98-year-old woman, Cecilia Okpalaku of Achina in the Aguata Local Government Area of the state, over a family dispute. “The policemen said they were looking for a document in my house but they ended up taking my granddaughter from me and assaulted me ...

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‘Ogbaru One Constituency Not Part Of Anambra’  

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Ogbaru one state constituency in Anambra state is one of the 30 constituencies recognised by the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 as amended. The constituency comprises three major quarters namely East-Niger, Nkpikpa and Central Okpoko respectively but the bone of contention is that the constituency has been allegedly forlorned by successive administrations without any ...

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Eschew Subjective Reporting, Anambra Commissioner Admonishes Journalists 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The commissioner for trade and commerce in Anambra state, Dr.Christian Madubuko, has cautioned journalists in the state on what he described as misrepresentation of facts on issues concerning the activities of the ministry he is currently spearheading. The commissioner was discontented over some reports in the media alleging that he ordered the removal of the portraits bearing ...

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Anambra To Build More International Markets, Relocate Eke-Awka

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra state commissioner for trade and commerce, Dr. Christian Madubuko, has revealed government’s intention to build more international markets across Anambra in order to regulate commercial activities as well as ensure proper remittance of government revenues. The commissioner made the revelation in an exclusive interview with our correspondent in his office at the secretariat complex Awka on ...

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Crisis In Anambra Community Over Traditional Stool   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka There is the likelihood of a full-scale communal war in Ochuche community of Ogbaru local government area of Anambra state as the community is currently enmeshed in a cold war over the rightful candidate to the throne of the community.  Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state had issued a certificate of recognition to one Osita Ijeoma who ...

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