Adamawa State

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NCC Tennis League To Serve Off In Lagos Today

Anambra - 1 day ago. The long-awaited 2017 NCC Tennis League would serve-off Thursday at the National Stadium, Surulere, with a play-off involving three teams vying to take the 12th spot in the main event. The three-day play-offs would see Team Anambra (Onitsha), Team Oluyole (Ibadan) and Team Police College (Ikeja) take on each other for a place in the...

Boycotting Anambra Governorship Election  Is Political Suicide-Okorie

Anambra - 1 day ago. Chief Chekwas Okorie is the national chairman of the UnitedProgressive Party (UPP). He spoke to PAUL UWADIMA on the ill-advisedcall for the boycott of forthcoming governorship election in AnambraState and other issues. One of the major outcomes of your party’s national convention is that the party zoned its presidential ticket to the South East-a zone...

Adamawa PDP ’ll Woo Atiku Back – Chairman

Adamawa - 2 days ago. Adamawa chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said it would reach out to former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar to woo him back to the party. The Chairman of the chapter, Alhaji Abdulrahman Bobboi, made this known Monday while answering questions from journalists during a news conference in Yola. Bobboi said the wooing became necessary for...

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I Had No Hand In ‘The Burning Of Anambra’ – Uba

Anambra - 3 days ago. BY OKECHUKWU OBETA, Awka Senator Andy Uba representing Anambra South senatorial district in the National Assembly has exonerated himself from 2004 political crisis in Anambra State which which consumed former governor Chris Ngige. Uba is one of the frontline aspirants for the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for the forthcoming November 18, Anambra state governorship...

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TRCN Registers 29,000 Teachers in Anambra

Anambra - 5 days ago. Mrs Rosemary Otikpa, the Anambra Coordinator, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), on Friday, disclosed that the council had registered no fewer than 29, 000 teachers in the state. Otikpa made this disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka. The TRCN official said that those of them, who missed...

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Anambra Guber: Senator Andy Uba Leads 40 Senators To Pick APC Form

Anambra - 7 days ago. By ANDREW ESSIEN, Abuja Senator Andy Uba yesterday led 40 senators to obtain the expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the upcoming governorship election in Anambra State. The senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District stated that he was best placed to become the governor since he is experienced and possesses the wherewithal to...

Innoson Motors Goes Continental, Sells 400 Vehicles To Mali

Anambra - 7 days ago. By PAUL UWADIMA, Abuja Innoson motors has metamorphosed into a continental business venture, with the Mayor of Bamako leading a delegation from Mali to the automobile manufacturing plant in Nnewi, Anambra State, to purchase about 400 vehicles. According to the information released by the company yesterday, the chairman of Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Co Ltd, Dr....

Insurgency: PCNI Donates Relief Materials To Affected Community In Adamawa

Adamawa - 1 week ago. The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative ( PCNI), has donated valuable relief materials to returnees and communities affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Adamawa. Retired Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, the chairman of the committee, on Wednesday, presented the items to Gov. Muhammadu Bindow in Yola. Danjuma, who was represented by his deputy, Alhaji...

I Have No Plans To Leave APC – Andy Uba

Anambra - 1 week ago. By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja An aspirant of the All Progressives Congress and senator representing Anambra South Senatorial district (APC), Andy Uba has dismissed as untrue, the speculation that he is leaving his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the PDP, insisting that the change agenda of the APC promises a better deal to...

Guber Poll: Ohanaeze Backs Anambra North

Anambra - 1 week ago. By OKECHUKWU OBETA, Awka The Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Anambra State chapter has thrown its weight behind the Anambra North senatorial zone in the forthcoming governorship election in the state. The state chapter of the apex socio-cultural organisation of Igbo nation has stated that henceforth key elective and appointive political offices in the state should, especially,governorship, deputy-governorship...

Anambra Guber: Defectors Should Wait For Their Turn – Moghalu

Anambra - 1 week ago. By Andrew Essien Ahead of the upcoming Anambra gubernatorial elections, one of the aspirants for the governorship stool and All Progressives Congress (APC) national auditor, Chief George Moghalu has said that those that have just defected to the party just to actualize their political ambitions may just have to wait in-line for their own turn....

Gov Bindow Vows To Clear 7 Months’ Salary Arrears In 1 Week

Adamawa - 1 week ago. By Hussaini Hammangabdo,  Yola Adamawa State government has given  one week ultimatum to clear all outstanding seven months’ salary arrears owed primary and secondary teachers in the state. Governor Muhammdau Jibrilla Bindow disclosed this yesterday in Yola, while commissioning capital projects at the main campus of Adamawa State Polytechnic. “I would like to put it...

Hunger, Poverty Responsible For Agitations In Nigeria – Obi

Anambra - 1 week ago. By RICHARD NDOMA, Calabar Immediate past governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi in Calabar at the weekend identified hunger and poverty as the real causes of agitations across different ethnic groups in Nigeria. Obi stated that these two vices were the real reason forcing people to seek help in ethnic and tribal groups to...

Intricate Web Of Benue Child Thieves

Anambra - 2 weeks ago. HEMBADOON ORSARS captures the conceptualisation, plot and execution of a child theft saga that began in Onitsha, Anambra State and wound up in Gboko, Benue. It was a day of reckoning for Ifeoma Ebonyi 32, and a mother of two and Ngunan Agber 34, a mother of five who were arrested for stealing a nine...

S/Court Verdict: Field Your Best Candidate In Anambra Guber- Chidoka

Anambra - 2 weeks ago. By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Former minister of Aviation and an aspirant of United Peoples Party (UPP) ahead of the Anambra State governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka, has expressed the hope that the Supreme Court verdict which has settled the leadership crisis in Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will ensure the fielding of its best candidate for the gubernatorial...

NAF To Supply Oxygen To Govt Hospitals In Adamawa

Adamawa - 2 weeks ago. By Sunday Isuwa, Abuja The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has disclosed the plan of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to supply oxygen to government hospitals in Adamawa State. He made the disclosure while commissioning the new Liquid Oxygen (LOX) plant at the NAF Base in Yola today, 10 July...

Anambra PRP Governorship Aspirant Pledges Agric Revolution

Anambra - 2 weeks ago. Mr Stephen Mbah, a Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) governorship aspirant in Anambra, says his priority, if voted into power on Nov. 18, is to revolutionalised the agriculture sector in the state. Mbah gave this indication while addressing party faithful at the inauguration of the Dunukofia Local Government Area chapter at Umunachi, near Onitsha. He said...