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Anambra Assembly enacts law against illegal campaigns

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu Special Correspondent, Awka Anambra State House of Assembly led by Speaker Chinwe Nwaebili has passed into law a bill prohibiting campaigns by aspirants whose names did not…

Ezeonyeasi rallies support for Okorocha in Imo

By Anolu Vincent Senior Correspondent, Owerri As the 2015 general election draws nearer, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Funafred Associates Ltd, Chief Emma Ezeonyeasi, has joined the league of Imo…

INEC affirms Iheakanwa as APGA candidature

By Anolu Vincent Senior Correspondent, Owerri The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that Jude Iheakanwa won the  All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) primary election for Owerri Senatorial Zone held…

Egbu Anglican Diocese to pray for Nigeria ahead of elections

By Anolu Vincent Senior Correspondent, Owerri Worried by the high level of hate speech in the polity and insecurity in the country, the Anglican Diocese of Egbu is organising a one-day…

INEC promises to conduct free, polls in Imo

INEC promises to conduct free, polls in Imo

Anolu Vincent  / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called on the new Resident Electoral Commissioner to Imo State, Dr. Gabriel Ada, to summon a meeting…

Igbo leaders canvass for peace ahead of elections

Eze Ndigbo in the 19 northern states of the federation and Oyo State on Tuesday called for peace and harmony among Nigerians before, during and after the upcoming general elections…

Onitsha Chamber wants FG to establish task force to enforce fuel price reduction

Onitsha Chamber wants FG to establish task force to enforce fuel price reduction

The Onitsha Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ONICCIMA) has advised the Federal Government to inaugurate a committee to enforce the reduction of the pump price of petrol to…

Onyeanusi: Celebrating life of excellence

Chinwendu Nnadozie / Snr Correspondent, Minna   Death is an inevitable end to all human beings. There is the belief that when the soul departs from the body, it rejoins the…

Okorocha lauds military for unifying Nigeria

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has hailed the Nigerian military for their gallantry and patriotism in ensuring that Nigeria remains one indivisible great…

Chidoka to deliver UNN convocation lecture

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu / Correspondent Enugu   Minister of Aviation, Chief Osita Chidoka, will deliver the 44th convocation lecture of the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) entitled: “Rebuilding the Nigerian Dream:…

Imo to resolve grievances over demolished churches  

Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri   Imo State government has promised to set up a joint taskforce with the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) to resolve the grievances of the…

Nigerian youths counseled on ventures for self-reliance

The President of the Youth Empowerment for Self-reliance Initiative, Mr Paul Uzodinma, has urged Nigerian youths to embark on ventures that will make them self-reliant. Uzodinma made the call in…

Lost in Israel, found in Onitsha 

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu  / Special Correspondent, Awka   It was a an unusual  tale but there is nothing God cannot do. His blessings are without pains. Indeed, for everything there…

Fire destroys goods, property worth N300m in Onitsha

Fire destroys goods, property worth N300m in Onitsha

  Goods and property worth over N300 million were destroyed in a fire outbreak in Onitsha, Anambra, at the weekend, witnesses said. The fire, which burnt down a two-storey building…

NEMA, NOA to campaign against election violence in Enugu

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu Correspondent, Enugu   National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the National Orientation Agency (NOA) will soon begin a campaign against election violence. Southeast zonal coordinator of NEMA,…

Umahi takes campaign to Ebonyi rural areas

Felix Uka Reporter, Abakaliki   Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Divine Mandate Organisation, a campaign organisation for the flag bearer of the Ebonyi State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),…

2015, year of liberation for Nigeria – Enugu cleric

Prophet Anthony Nwoko is an Enugu-based cleric. In this interview with journalists in Enugu, Nwoko says 2015 is a year of liberation for Nigeria. Our Correspondent Emmanuel Nzomiwu captures the…

Chime lauds firm for resuming production in Enugu

Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has commended Anambra Motor Manufacturing Company (ANAMMCO) for re-opening its production lines in Enugu. Speaking at the official roll out of the Nigeria-assembled SHACMAN…

Immaculate Royal hotel berths in Owerri

By Anolu Vincent / Senior correspondent, Owerri   Imo State hospitality industry has received a boost with the establishment of a multi-billion naira ultra-modern Immaculate Royal International Hotel Ltd, Owerri, and…

Ohanaeze youths advocate special polling units for displaced persons

Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC), the youth wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio-cultural organisation, has advocated the setting up of special polling units for Igbo who fled the North due to…

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