Tag Archives: Peter Obi

Obi Hails Adesina’s Exoneration, Throws Weight Behind Second Term As AfDB President

The exoneration of African Development Bank (AfDB) President, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, by an Independent Review Panel set up to investigate allegations of ethical wrongdoings leveled against him, is a welcome development which paves the way for his second term as President of the Bank. Vice Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, stated ...

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Anambra 100 Achievers’ Team Felicitates With Obi, Chidoka, Umeh And Ozigbo On Their Birthdays

The 100 Anambra Achievers’ Team has felicitated with four illustrious sons of Anambra state who marked their birthdays recently describing them as worthy ambassadors of the state and great achievers in their different callings. In a release made available to NewsProbe and signed by one of the coordinators, Barr. Lizzy Anyaonu, the group poured encomium on these great achievers and ...

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We’ll Remember Your Legacies, Says Obi As He Mourns Anasiudu, Izuogu

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2020 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has said that the great legacies left by Revd Monsignor Raphael Anasiudu and Dr Ezekiel Izuogu, both of whom were recently deceased, would always be remembered. Late Monsignor Raphael Anasiudu of the newly created Ekwulobia Diocese, was the first indigenous Catholic Priest of Igbo-Ukwu ...

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Centre Unfolds Plan For Annual Celebration Of Peter Obi’s Birthday

The Director of Rehabilitation Centre for the Disabled, Old and Tramps, Ozubulu (RECDOT), Dame Rosemary Odunukwe, has said that the Centre would henceforth commemorate Mr. Peter Obi’s annual birthdays holy mass and prayers, as well as with the cutting of Obi’s birthday cake. She said Obi’s presence at such occasions would not matter. Dame Odunukwe was speaking on Sunday during ...

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Obi Declares Support For Okonjo-Iweala’s WTO Appointment

Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr Peter Obi, has declared his support for Nigeria’s Former Finance Minister, Dr. Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala following her nomination for the post of Director, World Trade Organization (WTO). In a statement on Saturday, Obi stated that Okonjo-Iweala had the knowledge, skills, exposure and experience to successfully direct the ...

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Obi Hails Prof. Egbu’s Appointment As First Black VC Of Leeds Trinity University, UK

Nigeria’s Professor Charles Egbu, who was recently appointed the first black Vice Chancellor of Leeds Trinity University, United Kingdom, has won the praise of Mr. Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections. In a statement released Thursday by his Media Office and signed by his Special Adviser, Mr. Valentine Obienyem, Obi ...

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Obi Sues For More Skills Acquisition By Youths 

Urges governments to invest in vocational, technical education Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2020 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has called on youths to get themselves involved in learning more skills that will help them in the future, while urging governments to take investments in vocational and technical education more seriously. Obi, who said this ...

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Obi Cautions FG Against WASSCE Cancellation

Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has cautioned the Federal Government against the recent directive by the Federal Government through the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, that schools in the country would no longer re-open as earlier planned and that the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) would not ...

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Nigeria May Soon Collapse Under Heavy Weight Of Corruption — Obi

Tasks leaders on transparency, accountability  Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr Peter Obi, has called on Nigerian leaders to imbibe the good virtues of accountability and transparency in public office. Obi, who made the call to mark the 4th African Anti-Corruption Day, said it was time the country broke the ugly culture ...

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Obi Mourns Bishop Kukah’s Mother, Hails Chike-Obi, Bishop Isizoh On New Appointments

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has expressed sadness over the death of Madam Janet Kukah, the mother of the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Hassan Kukah. In a condolence message made available to the press on Saturday, Obi commiserated with Bishop Kukah over the loss of his mother, ...

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