Wednesday, 6th December 2023

Charles Soludo

24 Nov
Lawmaker representing Awka South Constituency 1, in Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Nigeria Mbachu, has decried the omission of Local Government Areas (LGAs) election in the 2024 fiscal budget presented by the state government.
22 Nov
Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra, yesterday, presented a N410 billion 2024 budget to the state House of Assembly for approval.
19 Oct
Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra State has expressed sadness over the state of public schools, revealing that the government owns about 420 worst schools in the state.
20 Jul
The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday resolved to jettison the national social register used by the Muhammadu Buhari administration to implement its own conditional cash transfer. Rising from its meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja, the council revealed that the register is replete with integrity issues, adding that the criteria for its compilation were…
14 Jul
Residents of Isuaniocha Community, Awka North, Anambra State, have appealed to the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Olukayode Egbetokun, and Governor Charles Soludo to intervene in the widespread insecurity, terror and human rights violations going on in the community.
12 Jun
After the oil boom of the early 2010s that supported strong growth in the Nigerian economy, there was an oversupply of oil from the US shale industry that crashed prices in the mid-2010s and upset oil producers.
24 May
It was a joyous mood for people of the South East and beyond, yesterday, as President Muhammadu Buhari virtually inaugurated the all-important Second Niger Bridge, 18 years after it was conceived.
Kaduna State governor
7 May
The governors of Anambra and Kaduna states, Professor Charles Soludo and Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, will Tuesday headline a high-level policy deliberation on pathways for creating a robust and resilient economic future for Nigeria.
1 May
Anambra Governor, Prof. Charles Soludo, said that the N30,000 national minimum wage for Nigerian workers is grossly insufficient to sustain the average worker and his family.
17 Apr
Anambra State Governor, Prof. Charles Soludo, has commended the initiative of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) to donate a 160-seater capacity Bankers’ Hall to the Department of Banking and Finance, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (Unizik), Awka.
13 Apr
Governor of Anambra State, Prof. Charles Soludo, has commiserated with the family of the late Chinwoke Mbadinuju, the first Executive Governor of the state at 78. His son, Cheta Chinwoke Mbadinuju, on behalf of the family, announced the death of the former governor.
12 Apr
The Prime Minister, Anambra State Association of Town Unions (ASATU), Chief John Metchie, has called on the Governor Charles Soludo, to urgently put plans in place towards rescuing Umueri Community in Anambra East Local Government Area, from devastating erosion. Members of the affected community have lamented that many roads and villages in the axis, risk…


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Azerbaijan said Wednesday it wants reassurances from the United States on bilateral ties for Washington to continue mediating normalisation talks with arch-foe Armenia. The Caucasus neighbours have been locked in a decades-long conflict the over the Nagorno-Karabakh region, which Azerbaijan reclaimed after a lightning offensive against Armenian separatists in September. Both countries have said a…
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Israeli authorities have approved the construction of more than 1,700 new homes, a non-governmental organisation said Wednesday, a move constituting the expansion of settlements in occupied east Jerusalem.
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 6 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Safaricom M-PESA Mobile Financial Services PLC and Chapa Financial Technologies Share Company have entered into a partnership agreement to provide M-PESA services for entrepreneurs, businesses, and government services on Chapa’s payment aggregator platform.   The partnership aims to boost the ease of transactions for both merchants and M-PESA customers…
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LUSAKA, Zambia, 6 December 2023 /African Media Agency (AMA)/-From November 1-3, fintech stakeholders from around Africa and the globe converged in Lusaka, Zambia, for the 10th edition of the Africa Fintech Summit. Historically, AFTS has been the go-to platform for fintech startups, banks, corporations, telcos, government agencies, venture capital firms, and other industry players to…
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Tensions rose between Venezuela and Guyana on Tuesday as Caracas proposed a bill to create a Venezuelan province in a disputed oil-rich region and ordered the state oil company to issue licenses for extracting crude there. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro proposed at a government meeting that a bill be sent to the National Assembly for…
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A miner has been pulled out alive from under a mudslide five days after being trapped underground with many others when torrential rains hit Zambia's main copperbelt region, authorities said on Wednesday.