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Crown, Udoma, Chioma Jesus, others storm Onitsha as Ozigbo hosts Africa’s largest gospel show
Anambra 2021

Crown, Udoma, Chioma Jesus, others storm Onitsha as Ozigbo hosts Africa’s largest gospel show

By: Awesome Ekene Steve Crown, Chinyere Udoma, Osinachi Nwachukwu, Chioma Jesus, Prince Gozie Okeke, BJ Sax, Joe Praise, Avoma Kids, Nkiru Emmanuel, Jude Nnam, and other top Nigerian gospel artistes will on Friday storm Onitsha, Anambra State for 2021 edition of Africa's largest Catholic gospel event. The event, tagged "Unusual Praise" is being co-sponsored by Valentine Chineto Ozigbo (VCO) Foundation, one of Nigeria's leading non-profit organisations, In a statement issued on Wednesday by the Founder of the VCO Foundation, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, a respected business mogul, expressed joy and humility at "the opportunity of contributing to the advancement of the gospel of Jesus Christ on the continent of Africa". According to the statement, Unusual Praise is an annual showpiece t...
Anambra poll: Ozigbo concedes defeat, congratulates Soludo
Anambra 2021

Anambra poll: Ozigbo concedes defeat, congratulates Soludo

Candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded governorship election in Anambra state, Valentine Ozigbo has congratulated candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo for emerging victorious in the poll. He also congratulated his co-contenstants, saying they have demonstrated determination to ensure Anambra was better. In a statement signed by himself, Ozigbo pledged to hold the government in power accountable to ensure the welfare of the people was foremost in their actions at all times. The statement reads, "I have just called Professor Chukwuma Soludo and congratulated him on being declared the winner of the Anambra State governorship elections, 2021. I wished him well and prayed for his success. "Let me also use this...
Anambra guber: It’s not over yet, Ozigbo assures supporters
Anambra 2021

Anambra guber: It’s not over yet, Ozigbo assures supporters

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Anambra State governorship election, Mr Valentine Ozigbo Monday reassured his supporters and the people of the state that the race towards Awka seat of government is not over yet. He stated this in Awka during an interactive session with journalists. Ozigbo, flanked by the Director General (DG) of his Campaign Council, Dr Alex Obiogbolu and Director Media, Aziza said that all hope is not lost as the number of voters where election did not take place on Saturday are still enough to change the standing of candidates in the election. The PDP candidate stated that he is in the race because Anambra State in particular and Nigeria deserve a better deal in governance. This according to him was why he left his comfort zone in ...
I wished I had succeeded Peter Obi – Ozigbo
Anambra 2021

I wished I had succeeded Peter Obi – Ozigbo

Candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 6 Anambra state governorship election, Valentine Ozigbo has expressed worry over the level of debts and decay he would inherit if he eventually wins the Saturday poll. He also described the growing insecurty in the state as appauling and abjugation of government responsibility. Speaking during a chat with newsmen in Awka, Ozigbo said he wished he had taken over from former governor of the state, Mr. Peter Obi who he described as great achiever. He said, "It's so messy that sometimes I ask myself why I'm going into this race. I wish I was to take over Anambra after Peter Obi's reign. I can tell you the magic I would have performed in another first three months in office. "But now, I worried about the level of rot ...
Why I was not confrontational during Anambra debate – Ozigbo speaks
Anambra 2021

Why I was not confrontational during Anambra debate – Ozigbo speaks

Valentine Ozigbo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 6 Anambra state governorship election has explained why he was not confrontational during the just concluded Arise News-organised debate. Ozigbo had participated in the debate with Andy Uba of All Progressives Congress (APC) and Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) out of the 18 that have been cleared for the November 6 election. Many viewers of the programme had commended the PDP flag-bearer for his comportment and calmness during the debate while they described his co-contestants as confrontational. Speaking during a chat with newsmen in Awka, Ozigbo said there was no need for confrontation as his opponents had not performed well enough to deserve what they were asking. He also ex...
Anambra guber: Atiku, Saraki, PDP Govs, others storm Awka for Ozigbo
Anambra 2021

Anambra guber: Atiku, Saraki, PDP Govs, others storm Awka for Ozigbo

The former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, the former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, PDP BOT members and other top echelon of the party are expected to grace the mother of all rallies put together by Valentine Ozigbo Campaign Council scheduled to hold at Dr Alex Ekwueme park, Awka on Tuesday. The PDP's mother of all rallies was put together to drum support for the party's candidate in the November 6 governorship election, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo. The PDP candidate, Ozigbo disclosed this during an interactive session with journalists at Grand East Hotel, Awka. Ozigbo pointed out that anyone should be scared running to be governor of Anambra state to take over from APGA's Chief Willie Obiano who has thrown the state into a huge debt of over N65billion local debt and, about $130millio...
Anambra poll: The People’s Need Should Drive Infrastructural Development – Ozigbo
Anambra 2021

Anambra poll: The People’s Need Should Drive Infrastructural Development – Ozigbo

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP's Candidate for the forth-coming gubernatorial election in Anambra State, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, has described the state of infrastructure in Anambra as “pitiable and below expectations”. In a Statement made available to the Press, Ozigbo said that his interest in Anambra State, coupled with the ongoing electioneering had taken him to virtually all the parts of the state. According to him, in each place he visited he could at once, with the 'eyes of a development expert', see what the need of the people are, which, he said, were sadly not attended to by the out-going APGA government. Ozigbo, for example, asked why the Atani-Osammala-Ogwuikpere road is still at the point where Mr. Peter Obi stopped in spite of the fact that what the people along that a...