Monthly Archives: November 2019

Anambra CP Assures PCRC Members of Improved Cooperation

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu The Anambra State Commissioner of Police, CP John Abang, has warned members of the Anambra State Police Community Relations Committee, PCRC, to be vanguards of crime free communities by shunning all forms of crime. CP Abang spoke at Uga, Aguata Council Area, while inaugurating the Aguata Area Command of the Police Community Relations Committee, led by ...

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Legislating with a human Face

By Jude Atupulazi Gone are the days when a legislator in Nigeria was only expected to talk his way into the hearts of his constituents. Nowadays, a legislator is expected to walk his talk and this means going beyond his activities on the floor of the hallowed chambers to embarking on activities that bring him into direct contact with his ...

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Zik Holiday: Good Intention, But

The Anambra State Government of Chief Willie Obiano declared last Monday, November 18, as a public holiday. It was, according to the government, to mark the birthday of the late doyen of Nigeria’s politics, and first president of the country, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr James Eze, explained that the ...

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Of Onitsha Traders and Zik’s Holiday

By Uche Amunike It was the public holiday of November 18, 2019. The Anambra State Government declared it a business and work free day with the essence of commemorating the memory of the late Nnamdi Azikiwe whose birthday actually fell on the 16th. I don’t know about other states, but on that day, Anambra markets were closed down after directives ...

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FOR SALE

By Pat Amobi Chukwuma A forth night ago, I was driving along a busy road. Accidentally I met a traffic hold-up. For a long time, the movement was standstill. After waiting patiently behind the steering for over forty-five minutes, I was fed up. Shrouded with anger, I got out of my car and walked forward to ascertain the cause of ...

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FRSC Boss Visits Fides Media

. . . Rates Fides as Best Grassroots Newspaper By Mercy Hill The Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Anambra State, Andrew Kumapayi, has described Fides Newspaper as the best grassroots outfit in Anambra State. Kumapayi declared this last Tuesday during a courtesy visit to Fides Media with his team. The visit was part of the Commander’s ...

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