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Monthly Archives: September 2019

Anambra CSDA Approves N75m for Vulnerable Groups in 8 Communities

By Uche Amunike Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ANCSDA) has approved the sum of N75 million for implementation of approved micro projects by the vulnerable groups in their respective communities. Information from the Communication Officer ANCSDA ,Mr Nnamdi Onuzulike, reveals that the Eight (8) benefitting vulnerable groups (VGs) and their communities are Udoka VG (Ezi-Anam), Ngozika VG (Umuikwu ...

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The Rise and Fall of Robert Mugabe

Former president of Zimbabwe, Robert Gabriel Mugabe, has died at the ripe age of 95. He died in exile in Singapore after a long battle with his failing health. The late Mugabe was known to have courageously obtained freedom for his country from the white minority that ruled them for decades. He did this by leading the guerrilla movement that ...

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My Opponent’s Petition against Me was Frivolous – Ayika

. . . Dedicates Victory to Constituents, Family The House of Representatives member representing Anaocha, Njikoka, Dunukofia Federal Constituency on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Hon Barr Val Ayika, says the petition against his electoral victory on February 23 by one of his opponents, Hon Dozie Nwankwo, is frivolous, wicked and needless. Ayika who spoke with Fides ...

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Ibezi Floors Chidoka as Tribunal Affirms Victory

By Ikeugonna Eleke and Abuchi Onwumelu The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Awka, Anambra State capital, has upheld the election of Hon. Ifeanyi Ibezi of Idemili North/South Federal Constituency. Hon. Ibezi who was elected on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), had his victory challenged by Hon. Obinna Chidoka of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Chidoka ...

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Comrade Chris Isiguzo . . . NUJ National President Par Excellence

By Uche Amunike The National Union of Journalists (NUJ), popularly known as the Fourth Estate of the Realm has, over the years, suffered untold challenges that has threatened the very core of their profession for reasons bordering on their general welfare, the inability of certain administrations to protect them when the need arose, a stifling of their fundamental rights as ...

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My Cross

By Pat Amobi Chukwuma A married troubled man attended a prayer crusade the previous day. The self acclaimed powerful officiating pastor was on the rostrum making incantations and seeing imaginable and unimaginable visions. He was believed to have the gift of reading people’s minds. On that very night crusade, he summoned one of his adherents up the stage and the ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor Urges Politicians to Sit-up

. . . Urges Public Officers to Shun Greed By Abuchi Onwumelu The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has advised politicians at all levels to sit up or be ready to face the wrath of hungry and angry Nigerians, expressing fears that what happened in Nuremberg, Germany, indicates that Nigerians are fed up with ...

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National Youth Games: Let’s Go for Gold

By Jude Atupulazi Even before the competition got into its stride, Team Anambra, as the state’s contingent to the National Youth Games at the University of Ilorin is called, had already pocketed two medals: a gold and a bronze. This early medals haul, more than anything, signaled the readiness of Team Anambra to excel at the ongoing games. The bronze ...

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Paramount Ruler Commends ANCSDA’s Intervention in Cholera Outbreak

By Uche Amunike The Paramount ruler of Ukwalla community, HRH Igwe Joseph Ajodo (Egashi of Ukwalla) has commended the Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ANCSDA) for their vital intervention in reducing the outbreak of cholera through the release of project funds for the construction of borehole in the community. Speaking recently at the Project Launch event for Ukwalla ...

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