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Polytechnic lecturers give FG 21 days strike notice

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has threatened to withdraw their services after 21 days if the Federal Government fails to address...

Obiano solicits governors’ support to nation’s security agencies 

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has called on other governors to assist security agencies in the country with modern security equipment to enable them...

Offor gives daughter in marriage, urges her to be submissive

Sir Emeka Offor, businessman and philanthropist, on Saturday advised his daughter, Njideka, to be obedient...

Anambra SEMA distributes relief materials to Onitsha disaster victims

( ) The Anambra State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Wednesday distributed relief materials to victims of a collapsed building in Onitsha, the...

Buhari govt.gives Innoson enormous support, patronage……Chairman

Chief Innocent Chukwuma, Chairman, Innoson Group of Companies Nigeria limited, says the Federal government, under President Muhammadu Buhari, has given enormous patronage and support...

Catholic clergy urges Igbo people to sustain Kolanut tradition

A Catholic Cleric, Rev. Fr. Bona Umeogu, has called on Igbo people predominantly living in South-East, Nigeria, to sustain their rich Kolanut tradition. Umeogu...

Anambra NSCDC nab woman for alleged hawking of naira notes

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Awka, together with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Friday arrested one Oluchi...

Anambra earmarks N6bn for cargo airport

The Anambra Government has earmarked six billion naira for the construction of the Anambra State International Cargo Airport at Umueri, near Awka. Gov. Willie Obiano...

NANS wants Anambra Polytechnic Mgbakwu re-opened

The National Association of Nigerian Students (S) on Monday called on Anambra State Government to urgently reopen the state Polytechnic, Mgbakwu shutdown last...

Recruitment: NSCDC warns officers against collecting money from applicants

The Anambra command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Anambra state command, has warned its officers and men not to...

Anambra govt. tackles Onitsha, Ogidi flooding 

The Commissioner for Works in Anambra, Mr Marcel Ifejiofor, said on Thursday that the state government had awarded contracts to tackle perenial flooding in...

Federal lawmaker urges leaders to alleviate poverty through charity

A member of the House of Representatives, Rep. Val Anyika, has called on the country’s leaders to do more to alleviate the poverty levels...

Tribunal dismisses Chidoka’s petition, affirms Ibezi as winner

  Tribunal dismisses Chidoka’s petition, affirms Ibezi as winner     The National and State Election Petition Tribunal sitting in...

Anambra NSCDC’s new commandant assumes duty

Mr David Bille, the new Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Anambra command, has assumed office in Awka, an official...

Anambra Information Commissioner urges Nigerians to support media

Mr C-Don Adinuba, Anambra Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, has urged Nigerians to support the media to fast-track the country’s development. Adinuba spoke...

Local entrepreneur to build potatoes plant in Anambra 

A local entrepreneur, Mr Albert Okoye, says his group of companies plans to establish 120 tons capacity potatoes processing plant in Anambra. Okoye, Managing Director,...

Averting flood disaster in coastal communities via dredging River Niger

NNN: Averting flood disaster in coastal communities via dredging River Niger By Francis Onyeukwu, Nigeria News Agency...

Foundation to build 10 houses for widows in Oraifite

The Emeka Offor Foundation on Saturday pledged to build 10 bungalows for 10 selected widows in Oraifite, Ekwusigo Local Government...

Flooding: Anambra coastal communities call for dredging of River Niger

Ogbaru people living on the borderline of River Niger have called on the Federal Government to dredge the river as permanent solution to perenial...

Verification: PTAD warns pensioners against fraudsters

The Pension Transitional Arrangements Directorate (PTAD) has warned pensioners against falling prey to the antics of fraudsters in the course of the ongoing nationwide...

Don’t allow children play in flood waters — NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned parents against allowing their children to play in the rain, especially in flood prone areas. Mr Fred...

Anambra SEMA adivises coastal communities on impending flooding

The Anambra State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has expressed the fear that coastal areas of the state may experience severe flooding this year. The Executive...

Group donates health centre to Ananmbra community

 A Non-Governmental Organisation, Nuway Foundation USA, has donated a primary health centre to Agbaja, Abatete community in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra. The News agency...

Anambra police command arrests 85 cult suspects in 8 days

The police command in Anambra said it arrested 85 cult suspects and recovered dangerous weapons and other incriminating items between August 10 and August...