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Nigeria Should be Refuge for All – Obi

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has stated that Nigeria should be a safe refuge for all its inhabitants, saying that no one should live or be treated as a refugee in their fatherland. Obi made this known in a statement to mark the World Refugee ...

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How Obi Made our Institution Independent – Cleric

By Jude Atupulazi The Rector, St Pius X Spiritual Year Seminary, Akwu-Ukwu, Rev Fr Celestine Umeh, has narrated how the Institution moved from being economically dependent to being self-reliant after Mr Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019 elections, came to their aid and donated generously towards their agricultural business. Umeh, who spoke ...

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Aroma Bridge, Safe and Sound – Obiano

By Ikeugonna Eleke The governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, has dispelled rumours that one of the three flyovers he built and named Legacy Projects, was collapsing. The flyover is located along the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway in Awka, Anambra State. The State Commissioner for Works, Marcel Ifejiofor, who represented the governor during a Thursday morning inspection tour, said the Aroma ...

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I’ll Run a Govt of Equal Education Opportunities – Soludo

By Jude Atupulazi Former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, says his experiences growing up in a poor home have strengthened his resolve to provide equal education opportunities for all as governor of Anambra State, as well as create an axis of prosperity in the Southeast. Soludo who stated this at a maiden media parley with select ...

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Why We Carried Out Poverty Mapping in Anambra State – Obi

By Jude Atupulazi A former Governor of Anambra State and PDP’s Vice Presidential Candidate in 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has disclosed that the extensive poverty mapping carried out in Anambra State under his administration was to discover the peculiar needs of the people in the State which helped them in delivering good governance to the people. Speaking recently on ...

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Give Me Ticket and I’ll Win for You, Okonkwo Tells Anambra PDP

A frontline governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, High Chief Obiora Okonkwo, says he will deliver the elusive governorship seat to his party if he emerges its standard bearer for the November 6 election in Anambra State, reports Jude Atupulazi. Speaking to the PDP members at the party secretariat in Awka last Monday during his ...

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Peter University Stadium Hosts Ekwulobia Diocese Anniversary Football Match

By Princess Chinecherem Efobi The multi-million Peter University Stadium Achina-Onneh in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra state, last Monday March 2,2021, hosted an inaugural football match at the stadium, between Ekwulobia Diocesan Priests’ team (DOSCADEK), and their Awka Diocesan counterparts (DOSAD). The match was one of the activities lined up to mark the one year anniversary of the creation ...

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Clamour For 2023 Igbo Presidency – A Mirage

By Nze Nwabueze Akabogu (JP) The clamour or agitation currently raging for Igbo Presidency in 2023 championed by Igbo political elites and other socio-cultural groups could rightly be described as an illusion, unnecessary dissipation of energy and exercise in futility. The agitation had once again portrayed Ndigbo as a people who are totally lacking in diplomacy and political engineering. The ...

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Anambra Guber Poll Fixed for November 6

…Obiano to Leave, March 17, 2022 By Jude Atupulazi The 2021 governorship election in Anambra State will come up on Saturday, November 6 this year, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced. The INEC Chairman of Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye, who disclosed this in a statement issued last Tuesday, said the date followed a meeting by the ...

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2021: APC Anambra Stakeholders Strategize Ahead of Poll

By Abuchi Onwumelu Stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Anambra State chapter have resolved to work in unity in order to win the state 2021 gubernatorial poll. Speaking at a special stakeholders meeting recently held in Awka, the Anambra state capital, APC stalwarts also sought the assistance of national body of the party for ease rode to the government ...

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