We're proud of you - Soludo celebrates CKC World Affairs Challenge Champions
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We’re proud of you – Soludo celebrates CKC World Affairs Challenge Champions

Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State has congratulated students of Christ the King College (CKC) Onitsha for emerging victorious at the prestigious 2024 World Affairs Challenge (WAC). The students had represented Nigeria to secure the coveted global first-place position, which marked the first time the country was clinching Gold in the competition’s 32-year history. The

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Soludo recruits 3,115 teachers to tackle teachers' shortages in rural, hard-to-get areas
Education

Soludo recruits 3,115 teachers to tackle shortages in rural, hard-to-get areas

The Anambra State Executive Council (ANSEC) has approved the recruitment of 3,115 teachers. Commissioner for Information, Paul Nwosu who disclosed this in a statement, explained the breakdown of the recrutment to include 1,115 teachers for primary schools and 2,000 teachers for secondary schools. The statement reads, “This is the second round of recruitment has been

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NSCDC partners NOA on FG'S safe school project
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NSCDC partners NOA on FG’S safe school project

The Commandant Nigerian Security Civil and Defence Corps, Anambra State, Francis Nnadi has expressed the preparedness of the command to partner with National Orientation Agency (NOA) on the federal government safe school project. Commandant Nnadi made the commitment during his visit to the Director, National Orientation Agency, (NOA)Awka, Anambra State Directorate, Mr Edozie Ajaegbu in

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Associate Provost absolves UNIZIK PG college from rot, staff extortion
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Associate Provost absolves UNIZIK PG college from rot, staff extortion

Management of the College of Postgraduate Studies, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka UNIZIK, has passed a vote of confidence on leadership of the Provost, Prof Philomena Igbokwe.  Associate Provost (Humanities), for the College of Postgraduate Studies Prof. E. O. C. Obidimma disclosed this in a statement after an emergency meeting over some unfriendly and sponsored publications

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Breaking: Anambra teacher arrested for beating 8-year old pupil to coma, school closed
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Breaking: Anambra teacher arrested for beating 8-year old pupil to coma, school closed

A 30-year old teacher has been arrested for allegedly beating an 8-year old pupil to coma in Landmark School Mgbakwu in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra state. Commissioner for Education, Prof Ngozi Chuma-Udeh who disclosed this to reporters in her office on Monday, also announced the permanent closure of the school. The Commissioner

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Child Brutality: Anambra Commissioner summons School Proprietor for explanation
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Child Brutality: Anambra Commissioner summons School Proprietor for explanation

Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, has invited the Proprietor of Landmark School Mgbakwu in Awka North Local Government Area of the state over alleged brutalization of pupil in the school. The Public Relations Officer, Nnaemeka Egwuonwu who disclosed this in a statement said the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 21st May 2024 is for the

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2024 WAEC: Anambra exams must be devoid of malpractices - Commissioner
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2024 WAEC: Anambra exams must be devoid of malpractices – Commissioner

Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has restated that examinations in the State must be devoid of malpractice in line with Governor Chukwuma Soludo’s declared war against fraudulent activities. The commissioner stated this when she led a team of education stakeholders to monitor the ongoing West African Examination Council WAEC’s School Certificate Examination

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2024 UTME: Jubilation as Bishop Nwokolo Rewards Twins, 20 Other Students With High Scores
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2024 UTME: Jubilation as Bishop Nwokolo Rewards Twins, 20 Other Students With High Scores

It was a celebration of academic excellence as 22 students from various schools under the Diocese On The Niger who scored 270 and above in the 2024 Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, were honored with Episcopal Educational Merit Award Certificate and gifts by the Bishop on the Niger, the Rt. Rev. Owen Nwokolo. The presentation

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Anambra commissioner displays medals won during youthful days, urges students to keep fit with sports
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Anambra commissioner displays medals won during youthful days, urges students to keep fit with sports

Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, has described sports as very important aspect of the psychomotor domain for the promotion of healthy living. Addressing 2024 festival of Inter house sports competition at the Igwebike Grammar School Awka, Prof Chuma-Udeh commended the Principal, staff and students of the school for success of the event

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Jubilation in Anambra community as govt takes over indigenous Secondary school
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Jubilation in Anambra community as govt takes over indigenous Secondary school

It was celebration galore on Tuesday in Ugbene Community in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State following the handover of the Comprehensive Secondary school to the State government.  The school which was established five years ago had been managed by the community and certain spirited members of the town, including former President General,

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World Book Day: UNIZIK library donates books to Anambra schools
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World Book Day: UNIZIK library donates books to Anambra schools

Management of Prof Festus Aghagbo Nwako Library, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, has taken a giant step toward promoting love for reading and literacy in Anambra State. The library took a book reading campaign to two secondary school in the state where it donated books to boost students’ reading culture and learning. The campaign was in

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ICT Champions: Soludo Committed To Preparing Anambra Children For International Competitiveness
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ICT Champions: Soludo Committed To Preparing Anambra Children For International Competitiveness

The Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, has reiterated commitment of Governor Chukwuma Soludo-led administration towards organising programs in the education sector that would continued to prepare Anambra children for international competitiveness. The Commissioner was reacting to the  championship won by students of St John Vianney Science College, Igbariam. The students Immaculate Ebube

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UNIZIK librarian seeks certificate withdrawal of schools without libraries
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UNIZIK librarian seeks certificate withdrawal of schools without libraries

The University Librarian at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Dr Stella Ngozi Anasi, has called for closure of secondary schools without functional libraries in order to encourage establishment of libraries in such schools. She insisted that secondary schools without a functional school library should not be given a certificate to operate. Anasi made the

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Anambra School Emerges Victorious in National Girls in ICT Competition
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Anambra School Emerges Victorious in National Girls in ICT Competition

Team Vianney of Anambra State has clinched the prestigious title of inaugural winners at the National Girls in ICT Competition, organized by the Federal Ministry of Communication, Innovation, and Digital Economy.  The competition, aimed at revolutionizing Nigeria’s ICT landscape, provided a platform for secondary school girls to exhibit their prowess, creativity, and innovation in various

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Foundation holds spelling bee competition for Anambra school pupils
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Foundation holds spelling bee competition for Anambra school pupils

A 10-year old pupil of St. Anthony Nursery/Primary School Nanka, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State, Miss Agina Graham has emerged winner of the Spelling Bee Competition organised by Joseph Onourah Foundation. Miss Nwafor Chimamada (8) of Pope John Paul Two Nursery/Primary School Oko and Miss Ojiekwe Chimamada (11) of Community School Ezira

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