Ejiofor: Veteran scholar, administrator, engrossed in Igbo language activism

PROFESSOR Pita Ejiofor, is an academic, scholar, researcher, school administrator, Igbo Language crusader. The professor of management sciences is a former Vice-Chancellor, Nnamdi Azikiwe...

Paul Kagame: Transforming war-torn Rwanda from doldrums to limelight

PAUL Kagame towers in stature, but his achievements still stand taller. He didn't lead Rwanda into becoming an independent country but has steered the...

Egbochuku: Passionate, active in journalism even at 71

IMAGINE Stanley Nwakife Egbochuku, Editor-in-Chief, Orient Daily, as a fine artist. As a child, Egbochuku took interest in fine arts. His father, a respected...

Ifedioranma: Legislator par excellence, versatile lover of education

TIMOTHY Uchenna Ifedioranma scored the winning goal that gave Trinity College, Olodi, Apapa, Lagos, her first soccer victory in the secondary school football championship....

We’re keen on providing strong health system – Okpala

WHAT are your plans in ensuring the spread of Lassa fever is contained and Coronavirus does not infiltrate into the state?

Gandhi, caught in two extremes

Today marks 72 years of Mahatma Mohandas Gandhi's assassination. Gandhi 'father of Indian nation,' was one of the world's most revered leaders of 20th...

Kobe Bean Bryant: 1978-2020

 NOT all people who die were good people. Yet there is strong social pressure to pretend they were, at least for a period of...
Emmanuel Okala

Emmanuel Okala… football legend, iroko in goalpost

EMMANUEL Okala, Nigeria's first 'African Footballer of the Year' stands out from the crowd in goal keeping, intimidating strikers with his height. He remains...

Enukeme blends enterprise with charity, culture promotion

CHIEF Anthony Obiagboso Enukeme, Onowu Neni, Chairman and Managing Director of Tonimas Nigeria Limited wasn't born with a silver spoon but today embodies affluence...

Chioma Ezenyimulu lifts healthcare with brilliance, elegance, hardwork

ON THE base of brilliance, Chioma Nkemdirim Ezenyimulu stands out. In beauty she dazzles. She is also woman of virtue, wife, mother and lover...

Paul Nwosu makes hardwork, creativity count in governance

PAUL Nwosu is the Special Adviser (SPAD) on Agriculture to Governor Willie Obiano. But he is much more than that. A writer, journalist, public...

Nneka Mefoh, creative, scholarly enterprising

IF you call Nneka Mefoh, the Substantive Rector, Anambra State Polytechnic, Mgbakwu, 'Madam Agriculture', that means you know her not just because she headed...

We’ll make 7th Assembly Anambra’s best – Speaker

At 42 years, Rt. Hon. Uche Victor Okafor is one of the youngest House of Assembly Speakers in the country. In this...

Prolific cleric, Oragu releases 20th book

Chukwukaodinaka Oragu, clergy and author never knew his father. Two months after his birth, his father embarked on a journey and never returned. The...
Agbili

For award-winning firefighter Agbili, all challenges, chance for victory

PICTURE Martin Onyedikachukwu Agbili, Director/Chief Fire Officer, Anambra State Fire Service, and National Chairman, Nigeria Institute of Safety Engineers as a boy in his...

For Ikem Odumodu, life is about safety, quality, standard

IF NOT for Dr. Ikem Joseph Odumodu, former Director General of Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), most Nigerians never knew that vehicle tyres have...

Gibson Nwosu: Heroic soldier of many feats, stickler for peace in Awka kingdom

MOST people had no idea that Obi of Awka, His Royal Majesty, Obi Gibson Nwabueze Nwosu, Eze Uzu II, trained as a soldier. Not...

Our proposed city offers huge opportunities – Nwogbo

Dr. Clem Nwogbo, Group Chairman of M-P Infrastructure advices Ndigbo to think home, he explains how his firm's project offers huge investment opportunities in...

After long quest, Umeh discovers treasure in farming

NOT many persons represent stories of treasure in homeland and agriculture as Nehemiah Okezie Umeh. He is an epitome of what Anambra State government...

For Emmanuel Atuegbu, courage trumps adversity

EMMANUEL Chukwujekwu Atuegbu, Chief Executive Officer, Gangana Global Resources, left Enugwu-Ukwu, his hometown for Lagos with a short and shirt to fend for...

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FG recoups N416b from companies’ income tax in Q3

FEDERAL government's revenue from Company Income Tax (CIT) rose slightly to N416.01 billion as of the end of the third quartre of...

66% of rural Nigerian children illiterate – FG

FEDERAL government yesterday, disclosed that 66 per cent of Nigerian children in rural areas could neither read nor write.

Senate seeks extra N9b for Nigeria railway

THE Senate yesterday, demanded additional N9 billion for Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) in 2021 budget.   Chairman of Senate...

APGA names Obiano as Ojukwu’s successor

ALL Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday, nominated Gov. Willie Obiano to be the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu's successor.

Obiano tasks church leaders on COVID -19 protocols

... Condoles Ekwegbalu, Adinike families ANAMBRA State Governor, Willie Obiano has called on church leaders and managers of...

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