Fatal auto crash claims two lives in Anambra
Metro

Fatal auto crash claims two lives in Anambra

…the bus somersaulted and crashed after hitting a golf car Two persons lost their lives on Sunday while three others sustained varying degrees of injury in a fatal crash along Nteje-Otuocha road in Anambra State. The accident which occurred around Nteje-Oyi bridge involved a private Volkswagen/golf with registration number, AGU970JT, a commercial Daihstu/shuttle bus, with […]

Two died, 7 injured in Torkham traffic accident 

Two dead, 7 injured in Torkham traffic accident

Abductors of Ondo monarch demand N100m ransom

Abductors of Ondo monarch demand N100m ransom

Police arrest 8 suspects for vandalizing EEDC facilities
Metro

Police arrest 8 suspects for vandalizing EEDC facilities

…as EEDC appeals to customers to safeguard electricity installations serving them to avoid vandals keeping them in darkness The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company PLC (EEDC) has expressed concern over the increased incidences of vandalism of its electrical facilities across the South-East region and disturbed at the latest turn of events where vandals now resort to […]

Fleeing kidnap kingpin arrested seven years after Police search

Fleeing kidnap kingpin arrested seven years after Police search

NDLEA arrests most wanted illicit drugs dealer in Abia

NDLEA arrests most wanted illicit drugs dealer in Abia

Two died, 7 injured in Torkham traffic accident 
International Metro

Two dead, 7 injured in Torkham traffic accident

…The Daily Vendor learnt that the incident occurred when a container truck overturned in Torkham border LANDIKOTAL: Two persons died and seven others wounded when a heavy container truck overturned in Torkham border on Sunday, health official said. The  deputy Suprintendent of District Headquarters hospital Dr Halim Khan said that a container loaded truck parked […]

Elon Musk restores Twitter account of former US president, Donald Trump
Technology

Elon Musk restores Twitter account of former US president, Donald Trump

…Trump’s Twitter account was permanently suspended from the platform in January 2021 The Twitter account of former United States President, Donald Trump, has being reinstated on the social media platform. Twitter’s new owner, Elon Musk, had set up a poll on Saturday to ask users on the platform whether the former president should be allowed […]

FG monitoring Twitter under Elon Musk - Lai Mohammed 

FG monitoring Twitter under Elon Musk – Lai Mohammed

Elon Musk rolls out $20 monthly Twitter verification fee

Elon Musk rolls out $20 monthly Twitter verification fee

Elon Musk takes control of Twitter, fires executives
Technology

Elon Musk takes control of Twitter, fires executives

…Elon Musk tweeted earlier on Thursday that he was buying Twitter Elon Musk took control of Twitter and fired its top executives late Thursday in a deal that puts one of the leading platforms for global discourse in the hands of the world’s richest man. Following the takeover, Musk tweeted that “the bird is freed,” […]

Health: YouTube offers medical practitioners opportunity to certify their channels

Health: YouTube offers medical practitioners opportunity to certify their channels

Leveraging Regional Pipeline Systems to Improve Energy Security in Africa

Leveraging Regional Pipeline Systems to Improve Energy Security in Africa

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Flood: Jubilation in Anambra communities as UNPF donates dignity kids to 200 women Awesome Ekene 200 women of Ogbaru Local government area of Anambra State women have received Dignity Kits from the United Nations Population Fund (UNPF). The Dignity Kits were distributed through the Ministry of Women and Social Welfare at the Albert Nwabueze Pavillion in Ogbaru. Items donated were 3in1 pants, dozens of toothpaste and toothbrushes, dozens of buckets, dozens of Vaseline cream, whistle for emergency. Others were dozens of shaving sticks, Mats, Combs, Wrapper, Liquid soaps, dozens of 6in1 reusable pads, dozens of 2in1 bar soap, washing powder among others. Speaking before distributing the items, the Commissioner for women and social welfare, Hon Ify Obinabo explained that part of the reason for the distribution is to ensure that women are not neglected especially as they just came out from the flood menace. The Women and Social Welfare boss went ahead to assure them of more interventions by the UNFPA. On his part, a Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist of the UNFPA, Dr Kelvin Chukwuemeka, noted that the items are important for their well-being as this is the mandate of the organization to protect vulnerable women and girls who are victims of flood, rape and other kind of abuses. A representative of Ogbaru Transition Committee Chairman, appreciated both the state government and the donors for supplying them with the items even as he prayed for the safety of his people. With the directive of the UNFPA, Anambra West local government area and Ogbaru Local government area which are the major focus areas of the distribution has received 200 Dignity Kit each making it a total number of 400 dignity kit distributed so far.
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Flood: Jubilation in Anambra communities as UNPF donates dignity kits to 200 women

…promises more interventions by the UNPF 200 women of Ogbaru Local government area of Anambra State women have received Dignity Kits from the United Nations Population Fund (UNPF). The Dignity Kits were distributed through the Ministry of Women and Social Welfare at the Albert Nwabueze Pavillion in Ogbaru. Items donated were 3in1 pants, dozens of […]

2023: Be civil, apolitical in discharging your responsibilities - NSCDC boss tells officers
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2023: Be civil, apolitical in discharging your responsibilities – NSCDC boss tells officers

…urges them to live up to their responsibilities by being civil and apolitical in accordance with the ethic of the corps State Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Mr. Isidore C. Chikere has charged officers and men of the Command to live up to  their responsibilities by being civil and apolitical in accordance with […]

Disregard December 15, 20 schools, markets closure rumour - Anambra govt.
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Disregard December 15, 20 schools, markets closure rumour – Anambra govt.

…as commissioner describes as misleading reports alleging that it has directed all Schools and Markets to close down Anambra State government has dismissed as false and misleading reports alleging that it has directed all Schools and Markets in the State to be closed on December 15 and 20, 2022. Commissioner for information, Sir Paul Nwosu, in a […]

What NSCDC boss told officers undergoing arms, combat training in Enugu 
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What NSCDC boss told officers undergoing arms, combat training in Enugu 

…says the combat training was part of efforts to strengthen the state’s security system The Anambra State Commandant of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, CC Isidore C Chikere has charged officers and men of the command undergoing arms and combat training at its training School, Achi Oji River in Enugu State to pay rapt […]

Census: Be thorough in screening ad-hoc staff - NPC tells review team
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Census: Be thorough in screening ad-hoc staff – NPC tells review team

…warns against screening census candidates based on sentiment The National Population Commission (NPC), Anambra State has charged recruitment review team to be thorough while screening prospective ad-hoc staff for the 2023 Population and Housing Census. Federal Commissioner representing Anambra in the commission, Mr Chidi Ezeoke gave the charge on Wednesday in Awka during a two-day […]