Peter Obi, others laud first female comms Professor on book launch
Commendations have continued to pour in for the launch of a communication handbook book titled, “Communication and Media Studies: Multiple Perspectives” edited by Nigeria’s first female Professor, Prof. Chinyere Stella Okunna,....
Ugwuanyi, Obi, South-East PDP leaders meet over Anambra guber election
There were strong indications that the meeting of the governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 6, election in Anambra State with leaders of the party in the South-East zone that held in Enugu,...
FACT CHECK: Does Nigeria have more people living in extreme poverty than India and China combined?
Does Nigeria have more people living in extreme poverty than India and China combined? Peter Obi, a former governor of Anambra State and vice-presidential candidate of Nigeria's opposition party, the People's Democratic Party in 2019 general elections, believes so. Obi said on Arise TV on February 2, that "the poverty issue, which IMF have (sic)...IMF…
Obi says FG’s cash transfer can’t lift citizens off poverty
The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has explained that the cash transfer employed...
Governorship shift to Anambra South is non-negotiable, says Intersociety
A civil rights group, the International Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law (Intersociety) has decried attempts by some persons and groups to change the existing power sharing arrangement in Anambra State. Intersociety disclosed that it has carefully studied the position..
Wike promises to channel FG’s N78b refund into more projects
Governor Nyesom Wike has assured the people of Rivers State that the Federal Government’s N78 billion refund would be channeled into more development projects.
Nigeria needs someone like Peter Obi, clerics insist
The Onitsha Archdiocesan Health Coordinator, Reverend Father Basil Ekwunife and Chairman, Onitsha Archdiocesan Hospital Board, Reverend Father Patrick Omuta, have described former Governor of Anambra State...
Obi inaugurates N5 billion infrastructure fund in UNN
Vice-Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has inaugurated a five-billion naira development fund to address infrastructure challenges in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Why Nigeria remains poor, by Peter Obi
Former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi insists only massive investment in education sector will make Nigeria a developed nation.
Groups defy threat, demand conduct of Anambra council polls
Concerned groups agitating for the conduct of council polls in Anambra State recently defied rain and threat of arrest by the state government to take to the streets, to demand for the conduct of chairmanship and councillorship elections. They set January 2021 as deadline. The peaceful protest was staged by the Movement for Conduct of…