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14 Dec 2020
Towards making the new urban development project a reality, Messrs Awka Millennium City Development Company Limited has signed an N1.747 billion infrastructure contract with Sagez Nigeria Limited in Awka
14 Nov 2020
An Awka Chief Magistrate Court 3 in Anambra State has adjourned to November 18, this year, the case of defamation of character brought against one Joseph Nnajiofor of Amachalla village, Amenyi-Awka. Nnajiofor had petitioned the Police against his sibling- Ozo Obiekwe Nnajiofor and others- accusing them of kidnapping and inflicting grievous physical injuries on him and…
2 Mar 2020
They came from all walks of life, with varying agenda to the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, where the 2020 Police Games was flagged off at the weekend.
13 Nov 2019
The Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), Akwa Ibom State Branch, has expressed its deepest concern over the deplorable state of the Ikot Ekpene-Itu-Calabar Federal Highway and urged the Federal Government to mobilise contractors to site before the Christmas season.
8 Sep 2019
Dr. Alvan Azinna Ikoku was an educationist, activist, and a statesman. He pioneered the idea of a uniform educational system in Nigeria and also free and qualitative primary school education for all Nigerian children.
8 May 2019
To increase social intervention across different market segments, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has unveiled the second phase of the TraderMoni and MarketMoni in Awka and Onitsha, Anambra state. The schemes were launched in both Eke Awka in Awka South local government area, and Ochanja Market in Onitsha, as beneficiaries acknowledged the receipt of funds ranging…
31 May 2018
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Zone B, has disclosed plans to hold a workshop in Awka, Anambra State. This was contained in a statement from the office of the Coordinator, NANS, Zone B, Kenneth Okeke Chinedu. The theme of the Students Mentorship Summit (SMS) is “Making the certificate practical.” The summit tagged ‘Anambra…
21 Mar 2018
Nigeria’s record league titleholder, Enyimba of Aba is the highest ranked team among the country’s four entries in the CAF Confederation Cup, which draw will hold today in Cairo, Egypt. The 2003 and 2004 African champion is in the same pot with MFM’s conqueror in the Champions League play-off, USM Alger (Algeria), Supersport of South…
22 Feb 2018
They were written off after losing 1-2 to visiting Hawks of The Gambia in Uyo, but Akwa United confounded all their critics yesterday when they went to Banjul to record a fantastic 2-0 win. Many who watched the first leg at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in o knew that the Udom Emmanuel boys had it…
9 Dec 2017
An appeal has gone to the Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano to certify the newly installed and crowned Obi Austin Chukwuezugo Ndigwe as the Eze Uzu 111 of Awka. In a solidarity visit to the governor yesterday afternoon, the Awka community, led by its spiritual head and Otochalu-Awka, Ichie Ozo Nwibe Nwosu, in company of…


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Adewale Yusuf is one of the players in the Nigerian startup scene and he is passionate about utilising technology to solve and leverage on and improve education in all its ramifications. The co-founder of startups like Techpoint and Alt School Africa whose humble background and beginnings are his foundational and core reasons for focusing on…
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Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic lashed out at Australian authorities Sunday morning, hours after a federal court paved the way for the deportation of Novak Djokovic on the eve of the Australian Open over his vaccine status.
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Hundreds of Buddhist monks fled two major towns in Myanmar, a witness said Sunday, among thousands recently displaced by intense fighting between the military and rebel groups opposed to last year's coup.
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Little-known Italian Salvatore Caruso has never gone beyond the third round at the Australian Open, but he was given an unexpected chance to do better Sunday as a late replacement for Novak Djokovic.
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US-based Prince Harry is appealing to the UK courts after the government refused to allow him police protection paid for out of his own pocket, arguing the decision means he cannot return home.