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28 Jun 2022
A retired Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) badged referee, Prince Donatus Mbaezue, has tasked Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, on the need to complete
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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At least 23 people were killed as a devastating tornado ripped across the southern US state of Mississippi, tearing off roofs, smashing cars and flattening entire neighborhoods.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday he would deploy tactical nuclear weapons in neighbour and ally Belarus. Putin has repeatedly issued thinly veiled threats he could use nuclear weapons in Ukraine, reviving Cold War-era fears.
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Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State, has reconsidered his decision to appeal the High Court judgment in favour of Clement Adedotun, the Uber driver who was assaulted during the first anniversary of the #EndSARS protest in October 2021. In an Instagram post he shared on his handle on Saturday evening, he stated that he…
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Four people were confirmed dead in a multiple accident involving a tanker and two cars at Lafenwa area of Abeokuta in Ogun on Friday night.
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The Nigerian Army on Saturday graduated 594 ex-Boko Haram members after undergoing six months Deradicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme in Gombe State.