Anambra wins award at Lagos International Trade Fair

IT WAS another glorious day for Anambra State at the just concluded 2019 edition of Lagos International Trade Fair as the state won an award as one of the Best Participating states... Read more »

NELMCO saves N66b in power sector

MANAGING Director and Chief Executive, Nigeria Electricity Liability Management Ltd/Gte (NELMCO), Adebayo Nathaniel Fagbemi has revealed that the agency has saved about N66 billion for the federal government.   He said the... Read more »

Flood ravages Mbanaobodo Ube-Uru Umudim Nnewi

OVER 75% of the houses in Mbanaobodo Ube-Uru Umudim Nnewi in Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State are ravaged by flood along with Obi Uru Umudim  residence  and the building... Read more »

Miracle: Woman regains sanity after 14-year madness

THE Community of Oko in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State,Sunday, witnessed a miraculous healing of a mad woman, Mary Okoye , who was alleged to have been mad for... Read more »

Group holds community governance structure forum in Anambra

ANAMBRA State Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SOMTEC), a United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) assisted project domiciled in the state Ministry of Information and Public Enlightenment held A One-Day Forum for... Read more »

‘We encourage Ndi Igbo to invest in their region’

Uchegbu Chidiebube is the Head Officer, Client/ Admin Relationship Department in charge of the proposed new city, New Awka Millennium City. In this exclusive interview with National Light’s IFEANYI NDUKWE, the real... Read more »

Army commends Ugwuanyi on security investment

THE acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Enugu, Brig. Gen. Lasisi Adegboye, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for investing heavily in the security architecture of the... Read more »

Sokoto to host Nigerian Guild of Editors’ Conference 2019

THE 2019 All Nigeria Editors’ Conference (ANEC), the annual flagship conference of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), will hold at the International Conference Centre, Sokoto, from Wednesday, November 27 to Sunday,... Read more »

Interest rates of Nigeria treasury bills, bonds slump

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Two days to Kogi guber: Senate approves N10b refund to Kogi

IGP, INEC Chairman teargassed in Lokoja Collation officers to come from outside Kogi – INEC We didn’t pray for gov – CAN SENATE yesterday approved refund of N10.069 billion to Kogi State.... Read more »

S’Court to give reasons for dismissing Atiku’s case tomorrow

IN KEEPING with a tradition of reserving the legal reasoning through which it arrived on some landmark decisions until a later day, Nigeria’s Supreme Court will give its reasons for dismissing the... Read more »

Court orders burning of N42m O’sha markets fake shoe polish

OVER 1,600 tins of fake shoe polish allegedly manufactured by a popular brand were burned in Anambra State yesterday.   The products, whose value was estimated at about N42 million, was rounded... Read more »

Boundary won’t hurt Anambra, Enugu relationship – Dep Gov

DESPITE plethora of boundary disputes rocking communities in Anambra and Enugu States, Anambra State Government is keen not to let such issues draw back the brotherly relationship between the two states.  ... Read more »

EFCC witness links OBJ to Atiku’s son-in-law’s $140,000 graft

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo’s name has been mentioned in the ongoing corruption trial of a son-in-law to former Vice-President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Abdullahi Babalele, by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).  ... Read more »

Oshiomhole, APC govs head for showdown

Edo APC suspends Obaseki, deputy, SSG APC in disarray – Edo PDP WITH no end in sight yet in the running war of wits that pitched National Chairman of All Progressives Congress... Read more »

Nigeria’s share in Int’l devp bank rises to $51b

FG releases N650b for 2019 capital budget DESPITE shortfalls in revenues, Nigeria’s shares at International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) have risen to $50.6million in value.   Minister of Finance, Budget... Read more »

Oyo approves N178m for procurement of communication equipment

OYO State Government has approved the sum of N178.7 million for the procurement of Radio Communication equipment for security agencies in the state.   Also the state government is set to deploy... Read more »

NYSC commends Umahi for rebuilding Orientation Camp

NATIONAL Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has appreciated Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi for rebuildingAfikpo Orientation Camp in a grand style   In an Interview with newsmen in Abakaliki , the NYSC state... Read more »

FG begins impact assessment of Edo Oil Palm Estate

FEDERAL government has commenced Environmental Impact Assessment for the proposed Edo Oil Palm Estate Development at Ovia North-East Local Government Area.     This statement was made by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of... Read more »

Relief materials for refugees found in C’ River markets

FOOD and other relief items from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNCHR) meant for Cameroonian refugees in Cross River State have reportedly found their ways in Ogoja, Calabar and other... Read more »