Founder and Pro Chancellor, Legacy University, Okija Anambra State, Dr Leonard Nkameme at the weekend said the institution has surpassed the high expectations of National Universities Commission (NUC) and the accreditation team barely twelve years after its establishment. He said he was almost...
Congregation of Yahweh Jerusalem in Nigeria has dismissed claims in some quarters that Igbo are Jews. It traced the origin of Ndigbo to Hebrew nation. Speaking in Nnewi during the ordination of new priests to run the affairs of the...
The Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief Dr. George Moghalu has felicitated with the former first and only female Governor in Nigeria, Dame Virgy Etiaba (Mama Anambra ) on her 78th birthday celebration. Moghalu described the Dame Virgy Etiaba as...
By: Isaac Ojo The Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) Nnewi, Dr Ugboaja Joe has congratulated the Nnewi paramount monarch, Igwe Dr KON Orizu 111 on the occasion of his 95th birthday. Dr Ugboaja...
By: Chuks CollinsAwka, One of the top highlife musicians in nigeria, Chief Chukwuemeka Morocco Maduka (popularly called Eze Egwu Ekpili)has joined his ancestors this afternoon. His demise was announced by the Anambra state chapter of the Performing Musicians Association of...
By: Isaac Ojo The Women And Family Advancement Initiative (WAFAI) has concluded arrangements to do mass wedding for one hundred and fifteen couples. The church wedding for the couples would hold at Ihiala in Ihiala local government area of Anambra...
Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief Dr. George Moghalu has enjoined Muslims across the country not to spend the Eid-el-Maulud on festivities, but to spend the moment in deep reflection. He said the ocassion was another opportunity of taking a...
Stakeholders in the nation's health sector have called on the government to fulfil her commitment to the 2020 global partnership to empower women and girls by budgeting the agreed four million US dollars annually, for family planning commodities and services. This was the...
The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife has promised best medical treatment to a 22-year old man whose father was alleged to have chopped off his fingers in a domestic violence in Egbengwu village Nimo, Njikoka Local Government Area of the State.
Nnewi and Nise communities in Anambra state were thrown into jubilation on Sunday following the donation of two separate bungalows to two widows in both communities by a Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) by Chief George Moghalu. The fully furnished 2-bedroom...
Twelve serving corps members were on Wednesday celebrated by the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Anambra state for hooking up with their life partners during their service year in the state. The couples, all of 2019 Batch 'C' set, including some redeployed to...
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia on Tuesday inaugurated the Modified Integrated Medical Outreach Programme (mI-MOP) with a call to Abia residents to improve their health lifestyle. Speaking during the event, organised by the state Ministry of Health and Primary Health...
No fewer than 100 women are undergoing training under the Women Empowerment Branch (WEB) of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Anambra state. The participants, selected from different Local Government Areas of the state were being empowered in the production and packaging...
General Overseer, Brethren Gathering Ministry, Bishop Amb. Edith Elisha Ezenekwe has expressed disappointment over series of attacks she got immediately she answered the call from God to be ordained as a Pastor of her church. She said her first challenge was attack from...
A media outfit, Orient Daily Newspaper has tendered an unreserved apology to the Anglican Archbishop of the Province of the Niger and Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Grace, Most Reverend Alexander Chibuzo Ibezim over unscrupulous, slanderous and mendacious publication. In a letter of...
Late Archbishop Johnathan Onyemelukwe, a renowned clergyman of the Anglican communion, who led the church in various positions from 1974 to 2000, establishing several educational institutions and branches of the church has been immortalized with an estate named in his honoured. Mr Enuma...
An Anambra philanthropist, Iyom Irene Anibogwu has enjoined women to embrace entrepreneurial skills capable of making them self reliant and employers of labour. Anibogwu gave the advice at Okuzu Umuezegbogu village in Oba, Idemili North LGA of Anambra state while empowering no fewer...
By: Chuks Collins, Awka Just as the Presidency unveils auto-gas as option for fuel in the country, the Nnewi, Anambra state-based premier local vehicle manufacturing company -Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Ltd, (IVM) is already getting set to enter the world of electric cars manufacturing.
By: Isaac Ojo But for the timely intervention of some elders in Ndiakwu Otolo-Nnewi community, the youths of the area would have been up in arms with the staffers of ASUDEB for alleged illegal demolition exercise. An eyewitness said that...
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha, on his 58th birthday, joining friends and family to celebrate the consummate entrepreneur and philanthropist, whose kindness cuts across the nation. A statement issued by the Senior Special...
Central Christian Fellowship Mission Inc. of Nigeria has warned against what it called the evil effect of tilting towards Islamizing the country. The Church said the approach had begun to generate religious and ethnic feuds capable of disintegrating Nigeria. It said that the...
No fewer than 55 young entrepreneurs and entertainers in Anambra state have been empowered with N2.7million by the GSS Group of companies in support of their various businesses. Making the presentation in Awka, the group's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Arc. Chukwudi Ezenwa...
Commissioner of Police in Anambra state, John Abang, Area Commander Nnewi ACP Sunday Irek, DPO CPS Nnewi CSP Nnamdi Anabike and DPO Otolo Division CSP Hassan Lawal have been honoured for exhibiting selfless service in promoting safety and security in Nnewi, the industrial city of the...
The Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), Anambra State has appealed to Nigerian youths to use the 2020 Youth Day celebration to think inward on how to positively contribute towards nation building in order to actualise a Nigeria of their dreams hopes and aspirations. The...
Anambra State government has called on government at all levels to involve young people in policy making in order to restore their trust and confidence in governance. Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Prof. Theresa Obiekezie gave the advice on Wednesday at...
Anambra state Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs, Indigenous Arts and Tourism, Dr. Christian Madubuko has charged youths in the state to work towards achieving honour and integrity for themselves, so as not to be choked by the current economic quagmire and joblessness in the country.
The Archbishop Ecclesiastical Province of the Niger and Bishop of Awka Diocese, Anglican Communion, Most Reverend Alexander Chibuzor Ibezim yesterday celebrated his 58th birthday with inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Center, Amawbia, Anambra state. He said he chose to celebrate with the inmates...
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has called on people of the state to pray for him and his family as he marked his 66years birthday. He said he would seize the opportunity of his birthday to meditate on his relationship with his...
No fewer than 500 widows, less privileged and the vulnerable in Ekwulobia in Aguata local council area of Anambra State benefitted from the N5million palliative donated by their kinsmen living in the United States of America and Canada. The gesture, meant to cushion...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has urged motorists to imbibe the message of Prophet Ibrahim by using the road with caution through obedience to all traffic rules and regulations during this year's Sallah celebration. The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety...