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Amid Hardship, Pure Water Price Soars

…Half Ton of Foil Now  N1.5M,Manufactures Blame Price of Raw Materials Sachet water, commonly known as Pure Water all over Nigeria, has for long served as a ready source of water for people, thus becoming the most popular source of drinking water in most cities and villages across the country. Last week, reports emerged that the price of a sachet ...

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Paganism Destroying Christian Faith, Bishop Ezeokafor Warns

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Chief Shepherd of the Catholic Diocese of Awka, Most Rev Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, has again decried the resort by Christians to pagan practices, warning that such neo-paganism practices are destroying the Christian faith. Bishop Ezeokafor, who gave the warning in his homily of the Holy Mass to mark his pastoral visit and the 2021 Fathers’ Sunday ...

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Why I Consider Obi as a Missionary – Cleric

By Chioma Ndife The Bishop of Ideator Diocese, Anglican Communion, Rt Rev Henry Okeke, has eulogised the Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, for his selfless living, saying he loves to associate with and help the poor. Bishop Okeke, who spoke at the 4th Synod of Ideator Diocese, Anglican Communion, ...

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ADC Zones Guber Slot to South Senatorial Zone

…Vows to Take Over Anambra State By Abuchi Onwumelu The African Democratic Congress (ADC), has zoned the party’s governorship position to Anambra South Senatorial District, even as it vowed to take over Anambra State in the November 6th Gubernatorial Election. The party made this known to the public through its national chairman, Chief Ralphs Okey Nwosu, during the just concluded ...

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It’s Time to Uproot APGA in Anambra Okonkwo

…Says Interested Parties, Using Zoning to Cause Distraction The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has become a tree that is no more producing vine and therefore must be uprooted. These were the words of a frontline People’s Democratic Party, PDP, aspirant for the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State, High Chief Obiora Okonkwo, during an interaction with the media ...

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I’ll Serve Anambra Selflessly – Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe

By Cynthia Igbokwe A frontline gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State, Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe, has vowed to serve Anambra State selflessly if elected as governor. She stated this at Finotel Hotels, Awka, Monday, May 3, while briefing newsmen. Lady Onyemelukwe, daughter of the First Vice President of Nigeria, Chief Alex Ekwueme, disclosed her motivation as ...

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NANS Threatens to Shut Down Nigeria over Kidnap of Students

By Jude Atupulazi The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, are threatening to cause civil disorder in the country should the spate of kidnapping of students nationwide continue. Addressing a press conference, Tuesday, at Godwin Ezeemo International Press Centre, Awka, the President of Senate, NANS, Comrade Chuks Okafor, who led a delegation of his executive members to the NUJ Secretariat, ...

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Ozigbo Salutes Nigerian Workforce, Calls for Stronger Labour Laws to Protect Workers

By Jude Atupulazi A People’s Democratic Party (PDP) frontrunner in the 2021 Anambra State governorship election, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has hailed the contributions of the Nigerian workforce to the development of the country, describing them as immensely valuable. In a statement issued from his Udoka Estate Campaign Office in Awka, Anambra State, on Saturday, May 1, 2021, in commemoration of ...

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Workers’ Day: Obi Laments Poor Condition of Workers

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has felicitated with workers over this year’s Workers’ Day. In a release made available to the press by his Media Office, Obi noted that the universality of Worker’s Day testified to the unity in the goal of labour worldwide, which, he ...

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Gives Blueprint for Solving Nigeria’s Security Crisis

By Jude Atuoulazi Valentine Ozigbo, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) frontrunner in the race for the Anambra governorship, has offered practical steps that governments in Nigeria should take in addressing the security challenges in the county. In a statement issued from his campaign office in Awka on Saturday, May 1, Ozigbo condemned the attacks on innocent Nigerians and called on ...

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