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Monthly Archives: July 2019

COOU Lecturer Says Nigeria Lacks Capacity to Compete in Africa Free Trade Agreement

By Chiamaka Olua A University Don, Prof Ellis Idemobi, of the Department of Business Administration in Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Anambra State, believes that Nigeria lacks the capacity to immensely benefit from the Africa Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA) unless fundamental reforms are taken to drastically improve infrastructure deficit and security challenges that are seriously hindering business development in Nigeria. Prof ...

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Imo women stage protest, give Ihedioha 72 hours to apologize to Okorocha’s family over alleged harassment

Thousands of Women, under the auspices of PDP Women Liberators (PWL), staged a peaceful protest during the weekend, demanding an apology and stoppage of alleged harassment against ex-Governor Rochas Okorocha’s daughter by the agents of Governor Emeka Ihedioha-led government in Imo State. Okorocha’s daughter, Uloma, is married to Chief Uche Nwosu, a former Chief of Staff to the Imo State ...

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Onitsha MGK Makes Case for Health of Knights

By Jude Atupulazi THE Onitsha Metropolitan Grand Knight, MGK, of the Knights of St Mulumba Nigeria, Sir Damian Okolo, has urged KSM Physicians to assist Knights in taking care of their health. Declaring open the 2nd Onitsha Metropolitan College of Physicians Conference attended by Physicians from all the 46 Subordinate Councils in the area at the KSM headquarters, Onitsha, Okolo ...

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Anambra Targets 1.4M Children in First Round of Immunization

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Anambra State Government, through the State ministry of Health, has flagged off the first round of the National Immunization Plus Days with a call on Anambrarians to support the exercise. The programme, which targeted one point four million children, was held at the Primary Health Centre, Enugwu-Agidi, Njikoka LGA, and attracted the Governor of Anambra State, ...

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Why I did Head Bridge to Upper Iweka Road – Obi

By Chioma Ndife The former Governor of Anambra State and Vice-Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the last general elections, has explained what prompted him to rebuild and expand the Head-bridge to Upper Iweka Road in Onitsha. Speaking at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Awada, during the celebration of his birthday with students of Sedes Sapientia Primary and ...

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Boko Haram: 60 mourners killed, 11 injured in Borno

No fewer than sixty person were on Saturday killed by gunmen in Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that insurgents on a reprisal mission attacked Badu village in Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno and killed over 60 persons and wounded 11 others. The chairman of the local government council, Muhammad Bulama, ...

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Proprietor Vows to Continuously Uphold Best Educational Practices

. . As Next Generation International School Holds 10th Graduation Ceremony By Chioma Ndife The proprietor of Next Generation International School, Ajalli in Orumba North LGA, Anambra State, Sir. Paul-Mary Onyejeli has assured parents and guardians that best educational practices would continuously be upheld in his school. Sir Onyejeli stated this last Sunday, 21st July, 2019 at the School premises ...

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ANAMBRA 2021: WAITING FOR SOLUDO?

By Joe Anatune It may be two years away from the 2021 governorship election fireworks in Anambra State, but early signs indicate that the major players have started stirring. Why not? Anambra has proved to be a state that does not respect party platforms when it comes to deciding whom they want to serve or lead them. We saw this ...

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We Are Priests, Kings and Prophets of God – Fr Nkeanyimuo

. . . as St John of God Secondary School Awka marks Y.C.S Climax Action By Chinecherem Efobi Sunday 7th July 11, 2019 was an unforgettable day for the students of St. John of God Secondary School Awka, who celebrated their Y.C.S climax action, induction JSS 1 Y.C.Sers, and send off of their graduating Y.C.Sers. The event was held at ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor Applauds Aniakor’s Family for Building St. Anthony’s, Abba at Thanksgiving Mass

. . . Blesses St. Ann’s Mortuary, Abba By Uche Enem At the thanksgiving Mass of Emma and Maureen Aniakor on 13 July 2019, the Catholic Bishop of Awka, Most. Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor praised Aniakor’s family who single handedly built St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Abba The event started with a concelebrated Mass led by Bishop Ezeokafor, who thanked God for ...

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