Tag Archives: Peter Obi

Arthur Nwankwo Was A Unique Nigerian — Obi

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has described Dr. Arthur Nwankwo as a unique Igbo man and a true Nigerian who deployed everything available to him to the liberation of the people and advancement of humanity. Reacting, yesterday, to news of the death, on Saturday, of Dr. Nwankwo, Obi said he had ...

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Obi Laments Burning Of Anambra School, Extends Support

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has described the recent burning of the hostel of Patterson Grammar school, Awada, Onitsha, owned and managed by the Anglican Diocese on the Niger as a national calamity which should be treated as such. Obi said this during his visit to the school soon after the fire incident that gutted one ...

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UN Award: Obi Celebrates Chimamanda, Calls For Inclusion Of Works In School Curricula

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 polls, Mr. Peter Obi, has congratulated the award-winning author, Chimamanda Adichie, on her recent United Nations Foundations Global Leadership Award. Obi, who was among world leaders that converged at New York to celebrate the award, told airport correspondents at the international wing of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja: ...

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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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Xenophobia: Obi Thanks Air Peace, Seeks Compensation For Victims

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has thanked the Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Barr. Allen Onyema, over what he described as his “gesture of patriotism and support for humanity”, by providing his aircraft for free evacuation of Nigerians trapped in South Africa. Obi spoke while fielding questions from aviation correspondents on Friday ...

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Agulu Accident: Obi Condoles Victims, Recommends Solution

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has condoled the families of the deceased commuters, as well as those who  were variously affected by Monday’s ghastly motor accident along the Umuowelle Bypass, Agulu. The multiple accident was caused by a big lorry that lost control while descending one of the slopes along the road. ...

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Obi, Ezeemo Seek Better Future For Nigerian Students

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has stressed the need for increased access to formal education for all Nigerians, irrespective of gender or economic status. He noted that high literacy level would create a knowledge economy that would drive positive change in national development. Obi, who was the former ...

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Anambra: PDP’s Position Of Zoning And Its Discontents

Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu Recently, the southeast zone of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) met in Enugu in what may be a routine conclave of party members and officials who are desirous of returning the party to its regional glory. One of the highlights, and indeed, the most pronounced outcome of the meeting was the decision of the party, not to zone ...

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Save My Constituency From Abandoned Road Projects — Anambra Deputy Minority Leader 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The four towns of Anaocha one state constituency in Anambra state comprising Agulu, Adazi-Ani, Adazi-Nnukwu and Adazi-Enu have unanimously committed themselves to prayer sessions for God to intervene in the legal war between the winner of Anaocha one state assembly elections and member representing the constituency in the 7th Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Ejiofor Ebele ...

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