Operation Kpochapu II: Anambra solves security challenges with new tech

GOV. Willie Obiano of Anambra State, last Friday, elevated his quest against criminals to the next level, when he launched Operation Kpochapu II at...

Reducing the expenses, stress of families during August Meeting

SOON, it will be August meeting in almost every part of the South East. The peculiar women's rally, popularly known as 'August Meeting' or...

Halting growing cult activities in Anambra

IN recent time, activities of cultists in Nigeria have become worrisome.   THEIR objectives remain bizarre to people and...

Blocked drainages: Time to take action

WITH only a handful rains this year, many roads and streets of cities in Nigeria, particularly Anambra State are littered with dirt...

2020: New year new direction

THE much talked about year 2020 is finally here with hopes of good tidings for Nigeria, Nigerians and the rest of the world. THERE is...

Preserving Anambra’s future through refocused education sector

IN  AUGUST 2018, Anambra  State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano presented N1 million cheque each to six secondary school pupils. They are Adaeze Onuigbo, Vivian Okoye,...

Internal security issues across country

THOUGH protests across the South West zone are flagged by the controversial internal security scheme 'Amotekun' established without due process by joint effort of...

New Yam Festivities and hopes for Igbo cultural revival

FESTIVALS abound in Igboland but the New Yam Festival, arguably, is the most common. It offers communities opportunities for reunion. It is often a...

Gastroenteritis in Lagos: Towards averting national outbreak

IN LINE with anaemic selective amnesia that traditionally tenors public opinion in Nigeria, the recent epidemic of gastroenteritis that broke out in Lagos State...

Tolling the bell against bush burning

ON  DECEMBER 30, 2018, an inferno that razed the mortuary section of the general hospital in Enugwu-Ukwu, Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State,...
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2019 farming season: New dawn for agriculture in Anambra

FINALLY, the rains have fully returned to set the  2019 farming season in motion. There is no doubt that farming or planting seasons had...

Toll plazas and Nigeria’s horrendous high ways

THE federal government advanced the need to restore toll gates in major highways across the country. The rationale, according to the Minister for Works...

June 12 as Democracy Day

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on June 6, 2018, declared June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day. Thither to, it was   May 29. The latter...

Abusing roads with man-made obstacles

LAST week, Anambra State Government directed traditional rulers and presidents-general of town unions of the state's 181 communities to remove all, no matter under...

The SARS we created… Which way out?

THERE is a swelter of public opinion that latter-day octopus metamorphosing from the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) grew from years of...
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Denying NECO certificate holders university admission, uncalled for

REPORTS about some Nigerian universities refusing to offer admissions to aspiring undergraduates with NECO results have been in circulation over the years. UNTIL now, the...

FG, ASUU impasse: Time to sheath the sword

THERE is no doubt that Nigeria’s tertiary education is seriously under threat. The impasse in negotiations between the federal government and the...

Danger: Fuel tankers, articulated trucks on our bad roads

THE rate of avoidable ghastly accidents on  Nigerian roads is alarming. Worrisome, particularly, are  those accidents  involving tankers and articulated vehicles. Most of such...

Reducing flood, erosion menace in Anambra through society’s effort

ANAMBRA State is one of the states  with the highest cases of gully erosion in the world. In Nigeria, she tops the harsh...

Yuletide… celebrate but tarry

IN five days, it will be Christmas and  Nigeria will join their counterparts around the world to commemorate the birthday of Jesus Christ once...

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10-yr-old Anambra girl, Stephanie dazzles in Nat’l Sports Fest

... Wins gold, other medals in gymnastics ... Says ‘I want to win in Olympics’ NATIONAL...

Umahi congratulates new FUTO Vice-Chancellor

GOVERNOR of Ebonyi State and Chairman South East Governors 'Forum, David Umahi has congratulated Professor Nnenna Oti on her emergence as the...

Why Mathematics keeps scaring away students

IT IS a known fact that most students all over the world despise mathematics because it is assumed to be the most...

Why price of cement is high — Dangote

THE management of Dangote Cement Plc. has said that that the price of a bag of cement from its factories and plants...

JAMB commences registration for 2021 UTME, Direct Entry exams

JOINT Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the commencement of registration of candidates for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and...

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