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International Youth Day: ICT, Key to Sustainable Development – Stakeholders

By Abuchi Onwumelu Participants at a programme to mark this year’s International Youth Day celebration have recommended ICT driven approach to tackle challenges in key sectors to evolve a sustainable, oriented economy. They advocated for effective youth engagement, education and innovation in agriculture, health and business sectors, to drive the nation into global best practices. Speaking during the occasion held ...

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We Haven’t Endorsed Any Candidate – PFN

…Vows to be More Visible in the Affairs of the State By Jude Atupulazi The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, says the body has not endorsed any candidate from any political party ahead of the Anambra State governorship poll scheduled for November 6 this year. At a press briefing last Tuesday at the secretariat of the body in Awka, its ...

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Awgbu Community Shut down as Late Mrs Elizabeth Nwajagu was Interred

…My mother’s devotion to Blessed Virgin Mary was contagious – Fr Nwajagu … Prepare yourselves, for death is the inevitable end of every person – Bishop Ezeokafor By Mercy Hill Awgbu Community in Orumba North L.G.A of Anambra State was shut down on Friday 13 August 2021, as the remains of the Queen of Nwajagu’s family, late Mrs Elizabeth Akuchukwu ...

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St John Agulu Presents 375 for Confirmation

By Precious Ukeje Not less than 375 candidates were presented before Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, for administration of the Sacrament of Confirmation, last Saturday, August 14, at St John Catholic Church, Agulu. The Chief Celebrant at the Mass, laid hands on them and prayed for the bestowing of the Holy Spirit on them. Bishop ...

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Verification of 2020 Audited Accounts Keep Your Records Straight Lawmakers Tell MDAs

…Begin Assessment of 2021 Budget Implementation By Abuchi Onwumelu The Chairman, Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Public Accounts, Hon Somtochukwu Udeze, has asked all the government Ministries coming for the verification of their 2020 audited accounts to keep their records straight. Sir Somtochukwu, who is the member representing Ogbaru II State Constituency, made the call when key officers ...

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…Salutes Gen Babangida at 80

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has expressed warm felicitations to former military President of Nigeria, General Ibrahim Babangida, as he marks his 80th birthday. Speaking at Gen Babangida’s birthday celebration in Minna, Obi expressed gratitude for Babangida’s economic plan which laid emphasis on a private sector driven economy. ...

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No Nigerian Politician Deserves Award – Obi Donates N4.5 million for Church Projects and Hospital

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has stated that no political leader in Nigeria deserves any award of excellence, considering the general failure of the nation on all fronts due to the mismanagement of national resources, selfishness, greed and wickedness of politicians. Speaking at the 44th Biennial ...

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PDP Sets Up Governorship Campaign Council

With a view to wrestling power from the incumbent All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Anambra State, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, last Sunday inaugurated members of the November 6, 2021  Campaign Council, Advisory Council, Elders Forum, and Campaign Committee, which will serve as the PDP Gubernatorial Campaign Organisation in the state, reports Jude Atupulazi. Senator Uche Ekwunife announced the ...

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