Consolidating and sustaining current pace of devp in Anambra

RECENTLY, former Secretary-General of Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku stressed the need for sustaining the tempo of development currently going on in all...

COVID 19: Clarion call for more vigilance, active citizenship

NIGERIA became the third African country to record the COVID-19. News of the first index case of the coronavirus victim was reported last Friday,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

N1t constituency project palaver: Whither the matter?

MANY Nigerians have not yet come to terms with whatever makes controversy a constant factor in current democratic dispensation. From inception on...

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,...

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,...

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...
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Border closure: beyond current pains and gains

FEDERAL Government of Nigeria, in a bid to check smuggling of goods, especially rice, light arms, automobiles and other contraband items, on August 20,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Towards sustenance of Anambra’s lead in 2020 budget proposal

BY LAYING Anambra's 2020 budget before the state legislature last week ahead all other governors across country, Gov. Willie Obiano has once again lived...

Need to stem low basic education enrolment

ABOUT 10.5 million Nigerian children are out of school. This is worrisome. THIS is according to  a recent United Nation’s story which states that 60...

Xenophobia attack and Air Peace’s humanitarian gesture

THE xenophobic attack on foreign nationals in South Africa has dealt a huge blow to African unity. It has ignited diplomatic row between Nigeria...

New Anambra literacy campaign ticks all boxes

EVER since Anambra State first participated in the annual United Nations' International Literacy Day in 1994, successive administrations did not go beyond thumbing the...
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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...

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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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