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26 YRS AFTER CREATION OF DELTA:  Okowa tackles most difficult project in Asaba   

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To spend over N30 billion on 8 storm drainage channels, discharge points Speaks on Fulani herdsmen Emma Amaize Regional Editor South-South, Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha SINCE August 27,...

Sat Apr 7th, 2018     Read More →

FRSC arrests, prosecutes over 5,000 traffic offenders in 3 months in Anambra

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Anambra on Friday said it had apprehended and prosecuted more than 5,000 persons for various traffic offences in the first quarter of 2018. Boboye...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Police recover 107 guns in Anambra

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AWKA—ANAMBRA State police command has recovered 107 guns and other types of ammunition from people said not to be qualified to possess such guns. Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Of Liberty, Okorocha and 2019

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RECENTLY, Governor Rochas Okorocha expressed umbrage that the Archbishop of Owerri Ecclesiastical Province, His Grace, Dr. Anthony J V Obinna made the following observations about him...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Contempt: Applicants seek to imprison IGP, IPO, Anambra CP

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In the committal proceedings (Form 49) filed before the Otuocha High in Otuocha Judicial division, presided over by Justice D.O.C. Amaechina, the applicants, Anayo Nnabugwu, Okechukwu Okereke,...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Another crisis brews between Aguleri, Umueri

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—AFTER the infamous 1999 communal war between neighbouring Aguleri and Umueri communities in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State, which claimed many...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

Dawn in Abia, at last!

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By Ochereome Nnanna ABIA State, alias “God’s Own State” is, ironically, one of the most poorly governed since the return of democracy to our country in 1999. It is certainly the...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

Looters’ list: You can’t fool Nigerians with incompetence, PDP tells Presidency

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By Henry Umoru & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the Presidency and All Progressives Congress, APC, have failed in their ploy to use their so-called...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →

I’ve been doing this for 15 years, says owner of adulterated wine, liquor factory

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By Evelyn Usman & Esther Onyegbula LAGOS—An illegal factory where various brands of adulterated wine and liquor are produced has been uncovered at Ajuwon market, in Mushin area of Lagos,...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →

Campaign promises: 20,000 youths to benefit from Obiano’s youth empowerment programmes

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA – As part of measures to fulfill his campaign promises for his second tenure, Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State at the weekend, kicked off his massive youth...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →

Drug Abuse: Ndigbo and the real authors of moral decadence among northern youths

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A University Don, Malam Bala Mohammed, of the Faculty of Communications, Bayero University, Kano, has accused the Igbo of being responsible for the drug abuse prevalent among youths in the north....

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Anambra govt prosecutes 1,206 tax defaulters

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By Enyim Enyim ONITSHA—ABOUT 1,206 persons have been prosecuted by the Anambra State Government for defaulting in payment of signage taxes. TAX Addressing newsmen in his office in Awka, the...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

New Anambra monarch urges unity in Ojoto

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—NEWLY enthroned traditional ruler of Ojoto community in Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, His Royal Majesty, HRM, Igwe Gerald Obunadike...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

CLO seeks reduction of fees, bills by missionary schools, hospitals

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—CIVIL Liberties Organisation, CLO, Anambra State Chapter, has made a passionate appeal to church leaders in the state to reduce the cost of hospital bills and...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Commissioner cautions workers against official misconduct in Anambra

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Mr Nnamdi Onukwuba, Commissioner for Lands, Physical Planning and Rural Development in Anambra says he has zero tolerance for official misconduct in order to achieve greater productivity in the...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →