Monthly Archives: May 2020

Anambra Govt Seals Illegal Cooking Gas Plant at Nnobi

By Sunny A. Ijomah A cooking gas plant, illegally operating at Awuda, Nnobi, Idemili South Council Area has been sealed-off by Anambra State government. Our correspondent, reports that the seal-off was carried out by officers of the state Physical Planning Board. The seal-off followed the State government’s directive that operators of cooking gas plants should remove their skids by themselves ...

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Group Carpets Anambra Monarchs on Zoning U-Turn

A political pressure group, Equity Turn by Turn Movement, has flayed the Anambra North Traditional Rulers Council, for making a U-Turn on their earlier stand on zoning ahead of the 2021 gubernatorial election in the state. The monarchs had recently endorsed a free for all contest on the argument that there had never been zoning. But in a press statement ...

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Education in Anambra During Covid-19 Lockdown

By Uche Nworah The world as we know it has changed, and many will argue that the change is forever. The changes have been forced on humanity by the dreaded disease known as Covid-19. Though the disease originated from Wuhan, China, its devastating and deadly effect has been felt in almost all the countries of the world, including Nigeria. Humanity ...

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A Message to the Nurse’s Future Self

By Amarachi Okpunobi It’s the Nurses week and it’s my wish to celebrate Nurses as heroes and heroines. May 12th of every year is the observance of International Nurses Day, which is spearheaded by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) since 1971. For Nurses Week 2020, this year’s theme is, Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World to ...

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INSTALLATION OF BISHOP PETER EBERE OKPALEKE OF THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF EKWULOBIA

BISHOP PETER EBERE OKPALEKE OF THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF EKWULOBIA The installation of Bishop Peter Ebere Okpaleke of the newly-created Catholic Diocese of Ekwulobia by the Papal delegate and Archbishop of Onitsha, Most Rev Valerian Okeke will take place on Wednesday 29th April 2020 by 10 am at St. Joseph’s Cathedral Ekwulobia. Recall that Pope Francis announced the creation of ...

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Obiano’s Aide, Nzewi Distributes Food Items to Select Households in Awada Obosi

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to Governor Willie Obiano on APGA Affairs and the Coordinator of APGA New Media, Hon. Nnanna Nzewi, on Wednesday, 29th April 2020 distributed food items worth thousands of Naira to select households in Awada, Obosi, in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Presenting the items to the beneficiaries, Hon. Nzewi ...

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COVID-19: Anambra Sports Club (ASC) Distributes Relief Materials to Downtrodden, Needy..Empowers Club’s Coaches, Others

By Abuchi Onwumelu Anambra Sports Club last Saturday distributed food items and cash gift to the downtrodden, needy, and less-privileged in society as part of its contribution towards ameliorating their plights as well as cushioning the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on them. The event which started with an opening prayer had majority of the club members and over two ...

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May Day: Valentine Ozigbo Salutes The Resilience Of Nigerian Workers

By Jude Atupulazi Nigerian Business Mogul and Philanthropist, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, has paid tribute to Nigerian workers, describing them as resilient and dogged, even amid trying conditions. Ozigbo, immediate past President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), in a press statement signed by Mr. Izuchukwu Oraelosi, praised Nigerian workers for continuing to give their ...

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Covid-19: Anambra Govt Arrests Man Who Sneaked in from Lagos

By Ikeugonna Eleke THE Anambra State government has arrested an indigene of the state, Mr Vincent Chukwuma, who tried sneaking into the state on foot at the boundary, after returning from Lagos State. The Anambra Government had once classified Lagos as a high risk state for the coronavirus pandemic, urging residents to report any of their neighbours coming in from ...

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COVID-19: Oye Fetes Amawbia Community Distributes Food Items, Cash Gift to Indigenes, Non Indigenes

By Abuchi Onwumelu The national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), and his wife, Iyom Mary Oye last Thursday at Ezi Okpala-Igwe Square, Amawbia, in Awka South Local Government of Anambra State distributed six hundred bags of rice, 600 cartons of noodles and cash gift to all Indigenes and non Indigenes from the six villages that make up ...

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