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Monthly Archives: August 2018

N470 Million Niger Bridge Collapses In Dangana, Niger State

A Niger bridge collapse in Dangana in the Lapai Local Government Area of Niger State, left many motorists and residents stranded for more than four hours on Friday. The people condemned the government for abandoning the structure which had reportedly gulped millions of naira. Findings show that the bridge contract was awarded in January, 2017 at the cost of N470m ...

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Woman In IDP Camp Delivers Quadruplet In Zamfara

A 33-year-old Zainab Salisu, an internally displaced person (IDP) in Maradun camp, Zamfara, has been delivered of a quadruplet, two males and two females. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mrs Salisu, who hailed from Gidan Dan-Guntu village in Maradun District gave birth on Sunday, without complications. Speaking on the delivery, the father of quadruplet, Malam Salisu Muhammad, ...

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Gold Winning Technovation World Pitch Girls Arrive Nigeria

The victorious Nigerian Team that won Gold at the 2018 Technovation World Pitch in California, U.S.A (Junior category) arrived Lagos tonight aboard a KLM flight. The wining team, all resident in Anambra State and made up of students of Regina Pacis Model Secondary School, Onitsha had won with their app which will help detect fake drugs. The team comprising Rev. ...

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Former Inmate of Nteje Rehabilitation Centre For Mentality Challenged Mrs. Anene Receives Bungalow

It was a moment of tears of joy as the keys to a two-bedroom bungalow were handed over to Mrs. Roseline Anene, a beneficiary of the rehabilitation program of the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative, CAFE. The building project which was initiated by the Transition Committee Chairman of Awka South Council Area, Sir. Leo Nwuba, was to support Mrs. Anene who ...

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Zik’s Nephew Elected President of Onitsha Sports Club

A nephew to Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, the Great Zik of Africa and Nigeria’s first civilian President, Dr Arinze Modebe has been elected the new President of Onitsha Sports Club. The Sports Club founded in 1929 serves as a recreation centre for the elites in Onitsha and their wives and also a rallying point for other activities. Modebe , a medical ...

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Obiano Celebrates As Anambra Students Beat the World in Technovation Challenge

By Sunny A. Ijomah The Anambra State Governor Chief Willie Obiano has congratulated five students of Regina Pacis Secondary School, Onitsha a Catholic girls’ school owned by the Archdiocese of Onitsha, who recently won Gold in the World Technovation Challenge held in San Francisco, USA. The team of five girls namely Promise Nnalue, Jessica Osita, Nwabuaku Ossai, Adaeze Onuigbo and ...

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Ogbaru Women Enjoined to Champion Cause of Peace And Unity

Women in Ogbaru Local government have been asked to champion the cause of peace and unity in the area. The member representing Ogbaru two Constituency in the State House of Assembly, Mr. Somtochukwu Udeze, gave the advice during the Ogbaru Women Home and Abroad general meeting held at Buwa Foundation hall, Akili Ozizor Community in Ogbaru Local government. According to ...

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CWO St Joseph’s Parish Mary-Land Awgbu, Celebrates Cultural Carnival Cum20th Priestly Anniversary of Fr.Ezeonyeamali

By Egodi Nkiruka Okeke It was a dual celebration on Sunday, 12th August 2018as C.W.O members of St Joseph’s Catholic Church Mary-Land Awgbu, celebrated their cultural carnival and the 20th Priestly Anniversary of their Parish Priest, Rev.Fr Christopher Ezeonyeamali.The event which began with a concelebrated Holy Mass at the Parish at the successful end of their 2018 August meeting witnessed ...

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