Monthly Archives: September 2018

Plans to Permanently Rid Anambra of Dirt’s Underway – Ezeudu

By Chioma Ndife The Member Representing Dunukofia Constituency in Anambra State House of Assembly and Chairman, House Committee on Environment, Hon. Lawrence Ezeudu said plans were currently ongoing to permanently rid Anambra of dirt. He said that the plan when initiated, would stop the State Government from spending millions of Naira on de-silting. The House Chairman disclosed this to Fides ...

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20KVA Generator Donated By Engr Okafor Commissioned

By Jude Atupulazi A 20KVA generator donated by the Federal House of Representatives hopeful for Aguata Federal Constituency, Engr Dom Okafor, has been commissioned by the Commissioner for Social Welfare and Women’s Affairs, Lady Ndidi Mezue, in Awka. Okafor, it will be recalled, recently donated the 20 KVA generating set to the Disability and Humanitarian Services Centre, Awka, during a ...

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Victor Umeh Support Group Dunukofia Chapter Inaugurated

By Abuchi Onwumelu Sen. Victor Umeh Support Group Dunukofia Local Government Area Chapter, has been inaugurated with a call on them to drum support for Senator Victor Umeh’s 2019 Senatorial bid to represent Anambra Central. The inauguaration witnessed attendance by Senator Umeh’s supporters at Oye Ukpo Square, Ukpo. Addressing the newly inaugurated group, Governor Willie Obiano canvassed for massive support ...

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Luka Modrić Wins Fifa’s The Best Men’s Player Of The Year Award

Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modrić has been crowned the world’s best player at Fifa’s The Best awards. The 33-year-old was the favourite going into Monday’s ceremony in London, ahead of former team mate Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. The Blancos maestro claimed the award at a star-studded ceremony last night after what’s been a superb year for the ...

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Gulf War Survivor Relates Experience

By Amaka Olua A Gulf War survivor and an Ex- British Captain, Captain Francis Anyikwa has related his experience during the Gulf War which lasted between 2nd August, 1990-28 Feb. 1991, He disclosed the war experience while speaking on the need to equip schools in Anambra State and the country as a whole with required facilities that would promote learning, ...

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Chukwuemeka Uzoukwu Notorious Kidnapper Captured By Police In Imo State

After many several failed attempts, a notorious kidnapper terrorizing residents of Owerri has been captured. There was jubilation in Owerri, the Imo State capital on Monday after the operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the state police command arrested the leader of the gang that kidnapped a staff of the National Population Commission, one Engr Amasike Ameleonye in ...

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Algerian Martyrs to be Beatified in December

The Algerian Bishops’ Conference has announced that the beatification of Bishop Pierre Claverie and his 18 companions, who were martyred in the country between 1994 and 1996, will be held Dec. 8. The beatification will take place at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Holy Cross in Oran. The new blesseds “have been given to us as intercessors and ...

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Igwe Nneli, Anikpe Demand Assembly Slot for Igbariam

By Jude Atupulazi Igbariam Community in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State, is adamant that the House of Assembly slot for the area in the 2019 general elections be given to them as of right. The traditional ruler of the community, Igwe Kelly Nneli, and the choice of the town for the House of Assembly position, Chief Lawrence ...

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APC Agent Stabbed To Death By Cultists After Osun Election

An All Progressives Congress (APC) agent in Esa-Odo of Osun state, Adebiyi Ajibade, was hacked to death by some thugs after the elections on Saturday 22 Sept. 2018. The ugly incident started from Polling Booth Unit 05 Ward 09, United Primary School, Esa Odo around 12:00 noon on Saturday 22nd September 2018. Some Esa Odo party members who are said ...

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Man Baths And Swims In His Flooded House

No matter how hard/difficult the situation is, Nigerians must always find humour in it. A Nigerian man decided to make fun after his house was overtaken by flood as “he can’t kill him”. The young man shared pictures which appear to show him bathing and also swimming in the massive flood. Meanwhile, the National Emergency Management Agency on Monday said ...

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