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Monthly Archives: September 2019

Zimbabwe ex-President Robert Mugabe dies aged 95

The country’s first post-independence leader dies nearly two years after he stepped down, following 37 years in office. Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has died at the age of 95, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabe,” Mnangagwa posted on Twitter ...

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Miyetti Allah Re-Assures Anambra People on Security

By Jude Atupulazi The Southeast Zone of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has assured the people of Anambra State led by Governor Willie Obiano, of the association’s readiness to sustain the existing peaceful coexistence between cattle herders and their host community, the people of the state. The Southeast Zonal Chairman of MACBAN, Alhaji Gidado Siddiki, who gave ...

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NUJ Anambra Council To Hold Media Summit

. . seeks stronger partnership with the legislature, public By Michael-Jude Nwolisa The Nigeria Union of Journalists, Anambra Council is set to hold its annual media summit on Thursday, September 12 and Friday, September 13, 2019 at the NUJ Secretariat, Awka. The 2-day event themed ‘Media, Legislature and National Development’ will have 3 keynote lectures and is hoped to bring ...

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Awka Diocesan Priests Get 2019 New Locations

. . Share Experiences By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba Monday 2, September, 2019, was again another day in history for the Catholic Diocese of Awka, as the Bishop of the Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, at Archbishop Obiefuna Retreat, Pastoral and Conference Centre, Okpuno, Anambra State, presided over a general meeting of the presbyterium for the 2019 New Locations for the priests, ...

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Obi Condemns Xenophobic Attacks in South-Africa

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi, has called on South Africans to stop the attacks on foreigners, including Nigerians. Obi, who stated this through his media officer, Mr Valentie Obienyem, reminded the South-African Government about the support of Nigeria to them during the apartheid struggle and insisted that what Nigeria ...

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Anambra @ 28: Speaker Congratulates Ndi Anambra

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Speaker of the Anambra state House of Assembly, Honourable Uche Okafor, has congratulated the people of Anambra State and also with Governor Willie Obiano led administration on the attainment of 28 years by the state. In a goodwill message signed by the Speaker and made available to State House of Assembly Correspondents, he said the state ...

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Kevin Onyema Empowers Local Farmers in Umuona at New Yam Festival

By Jude Atupulazi The former Aguata II State Constituency aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Hon Kevin Mmaduabuchi Onyema, Saturday, August 31, took part in the New Yam Festivities of his town, Umuona, at the Umuona Civic Centre, Aguata LGA of Anambra State, using the opportunity to donate some farming equipment to farmers, reports Jude ...

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Obi Condemns Xenophobic Attacks in South-Africa

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi, has called on South Africans to stop the attacks on foreigners, including Nigerians. Obi, who stated this through his media officer, Mr Valentie Obienyem, reminded the South-African Government about the support of Nigeria to them during the apartheid struggle and insisted that what Nigeria ...

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Kayode Ajulo: Setting Standards, Making Impacts (Part 2)

By Uche Amunike Today, I bring you the concluding part of my interview with one of Nigeria’s foremost and celebrated lawyers, Kayode Ajulo, which was held in his intimidating office at Ministers Hill, Abuja. This legal giant cut his teeth as a Federal Attorney/ Legal Officer with the Chambers of the Attorney General of the Federation, Federal Ministry of Justice, ...

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