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…
Peter Obi, Oduah, Ozigbo, other Anambra PDP leaders raise N125m COVID-19 intervention
* Pledges to set up testing centre within 21 days Members of the main opposition party, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State have raised N125 million for COVID-19 intervention. The funds raised will be used to help the less privileged families and persons in Anambra while the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. The initiative, led…
COVID-19 : Obi extends palliatives to Bishop Shanahan, Annunciation Hospital
The Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the last election, His Excellency Mr Peter Obi, has, in this period of Coronavirus pandemic, continued to reach out to those he described as the most vulnerable people in the society by donating relief materials to them through churches and hospitals.
Peter Obi denies acquisition of N650 million mansion in Enugu
Former Anambra State governor Peter Obi has denied claims that he recently acquired a mansion worth about N650 million in Enugu State. "Contrary to the reports on social media, I didn't buy any house in Enugu or elsewhere," Obi tweeted, "I do not need a house outside of Anambra for now, and I am committed…
Ihedioha, Obi seek prayers for public office holders
Imo State Governor Emeka Ihedioha and former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, have called for prayers for political office-holders.
Akinyemi, Obi, Agbakoba decry graft, offer path for economic development
One-TIME Minister of External Affairs, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, has called on government to publicly expose corrupt Nigerians as obtained in other climes.
Nigeria should shift focus to entrepreneurship, innovation, says Obi
Former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, yesterday, said the oil that financed the country’s economy for decades has now become “baggage for the country hence the country should shift focus towards entrepreneurship and innovation”.
Anambra State stakeholders divided over mode of selecting Obiano’s successor
Ahead of the 2021 gubernatorial election in Anambra State, stakeholders in the state are divided along growing calls for the merit-based selection process and need to sustain the zoning principle enunciated by the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in 2013.