Follow Us On:

Home » Archives by category » Regional News » Ndigbo

Enugu spends N800m on drugs, equipment in eight years

Enugu spends N800m on drugs, equipment in eight years

Enugu State Government says it spent over N800 million for the procurement of drugs and medical equipment in eight years administration of Governor Sullivan Chime. Chime, who spoke at the 8th…

Umunachi Central School and donation of band instruments by old student

Umunachi Central School and donation of band instruments by old student

By Christian Emeka  -  Awka   Staff and pupils of Central School, Umunachi, in the Dunukofia Local Government area of Anambra State, were recently full of joy and thankful to Pat…

Obiano commissions drug quality control lab

Obiano commissions drug quality control lab

By Christian Emeka –  Awka    Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has commissioned the State Drug Quality Control Laboratory and Drug Information Centre. The projects are to checkmate infiltration…

Anambra takes delivery of 1.5m doses of vaccines for immunisation

Anambra takes delivery of 1.5m doses of vaccines for immunisation

By Chukwujekwu Ilozue  -  Awka   Anambra State Government has taken delivery of N1.5 million worth of vaccines for use in the second round of immunisation that kicked off in…

Police detain paramilitary organisation’s commandant in Onitsha

Police detain paramilitary organisation’s commandant in Onitsha

By Christian Emeka /  Awka     Anambra State Police Command has arrested the state commandant of a paramilitary non-governmental organisation, Gallant Community Protection and Safety Foundation (GCPSF), Mr. Alpha Justice,…

When Obiano’s wife deployed 200 SURE-P graduate interns

When Obiano’s wife deployed 200 SURE-P graduate interns

By Chukwujekwu Ilozue  Awka Wife of Anambra State Governor, Chief Ebelechukwu Obiano, has charged 200 new SURE-P Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS) participants allotted to her NGO, Caring Family Enhancement Initiative…

CBN Tennis: Father of quartet plans future as pros

CBN Tennis: Father of quartet plans future as pros

Onitsha, Anambra State born father of four youngsters taking part in the ongoing CBN Youth Tennis Championships, Francis Ezeh, says his target is for all four children to progress into…

REVEALED! How Araraume gave Okorocha victory

REVEALED! How Araraume gave Okorocha victory

By Anolu Vincent, Owerri Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has revealed that the actions of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant, Senator Ifeanyi Araraume, gave him victory in the April…

2015 Baptist Convention holds in Owerri

2015 Baptist Convention holds in Owerri

By Anolu Vincent,  Owerri President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention (NBC), Rev. Sampson D.A. Ayokunle, has reiterated the need for the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to fight corrupt practices and…

Group wants Jega to supervise tomorrow’s Abia supplementary poll

Group wants Jega to supervise tomorrow’s Abia supplementary poll

A civil society group, Consumer Rights Project (CRP), has urged Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, to personally supervise the supplementary election scheduled to hold on…

FRSC arrests 29 with fake vehicle licences in Anambra

FRSC arrests 29 with fake vehicle licences in Anambra

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Awka Sector Command, has said it arrested 29 motorists who were in possession of fake vehicle licences in Anambra State. The Sector Commander, Mr…

How Ugwuanyi plans to take Enugu to next level, by Anioke

How Ugwuanyi plans to take Enugu to next level, by Anioke

Mr. Uche Anioke is former Chairman of Awgu Local Government area of Enugu State. He had been Managing Director, Enugu State Housing Development Corporation and Commissioner in the state at…

Anambra judiciary workers suspend strike

Anambra judiciary workers suspend strike

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Anambra State chapter, has suspended its four-month-old strike, according to the state Chairman of the union, Mr Mark Ifezue. Ifezue told the News…

NGO tasks Buhari on job creation

NGO tasks Buhari on job creation

By Christian Emeka  - Special Correspondent, Awka    An Anambra State based NGO, Opportunity is Given International (OGI), has tasked the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, on job creation by harnessing the…

What Chukwumerije means to Ndigbo

What Chukwumerije means to Ndigbo

By Christian Emeka, Awka  The Anambra Central Traditional Rulers’ Council has described the late Senator Uche Chukwumerije  as a man of his words while alive. The monarchs said he devoted the…

Oracles won Anambra Assembly poll for Obiano, says chief priest

Oracles won Anambra Assembly poll for Obiano, says chief priest

By Chukwujekwu Ilozue  -  Correspondent, Awka   The performance of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the Anambra State House of Assembly election on April 11 has continued to elicit…

CBN Tennis: Onitsha quartet defeat opponents

CBN Tennis: Onitsha quartet defeat opponents

Four tennis players born of the same parents each defeated his or her opponents at the ongoing CBN Junior Tennis Championship at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club. The News Agency…

APC candidate vows to reclaim Udi North State Assembly seat

APC candidate vows to reclaim Udi North State Assembly seat

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  -   Correspondent, Enugu   Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Udi North State Assembly election, Magnus Ozongwu-Agunakpimo, has assured his supporters that he would reclaim…

AS Anaocha APGA leadership fumed over re-run election results

AS Anaocha APGA leadership fumed over re-run election results

By Christian Emeka / Special Correspondent, Awka    The leadership of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anaocha Local Government area of Anambra State has rejected the result of re-run…

The end of the road for suspected kidnappers in Anambra

The end of the road for suspected kidnappers in Anambra

By Christian Emeka  -  Special Correspondent, Awka    The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police in Anambra State led by Chief Superintendent of Police James Nwafor has arrested…

FRSC goes tough with Anambra motorists over fake number plates

FRSC goes tough with Anambra motorists over fake number plates

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has vowed to clampdown on motorists using fake number plates in Anambra State. The commission’s Coordinator of Special Marshals and Partnership in the state,…

Anambra evacuates 30-year-old wastes in Onitsha

Anambra evacuates 30-year-old wastes in Onitsha

By Christian Emeka, Awka Anambra State Government has flagged off the operation evacuate heaps of solid wastes piled up at Okpoko, a suburb of the commercial city of Onitsha. The…

Rojenny Stadium, Oba, lays tartan tracks, to produce world champions

Rojenny Stadium, Oba, lays tartan tracks, to produce world champions

By Christian Emeka - Special Correspondent, Awka    The Proprietor of multi-purpose Rojenny Olympic Games Village and Stadium, Oba, Idemmili South Local Government area of Anambra State, Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka, has…

What Igbos expect from Bhuari, by Ohanaeze

What Igbos expect from Bhuari, by Ohanaeze

By Christian Emeka  - Special Correspondent, Awka    National Treasurer of the Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief Damian Okeke-Ogebne, has tasked the incoming administration of General Muhammadu Buhari (retired) to use the protest…

Anambra police arrest micro finance bank manager over N15m fraud

Anambra police arrest micro finance bank manager over N15m fraud

By Christian Emeka –  Special Correspondent, Awka    Anambra State Police Command has arrested the manager a Micro Finance Bank in Nise, Eke Awka branch, who had been declared wanted…

Page 1 of 111123Next ›Last »