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Anambra government plans revalidation of land title documents

Anambra State Government says it will soon carry out revalidation of title documents in some of the Government Layouts in the state.

Ex-PSC chief faults exclusion of Humphrey Nwosu from June 12 awardees

Former chairman, Police Service Commission, PSC, Chief Simon Okeke, has faulted President Buhari’s exclusion of the former chairman, National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, from those honoured over June 12, 1993 presidential election.

2019: Senator Oduah declares for Senate under APGA

The Senator representing Anambra North in the National Assembly, Senator Stella Oduah, has officially declared to run for a second term under the platform of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).

Ali Baba: I escaped death twice in auto crashes

Ace comedian, Ali Baba, on Tuesday said he escaped death by the whiskers twice in car accidents while ‘growing up’ in the entertainment industry.

IPOB: Anambra calm, workers turnout impressive – Police

Mr Haruna Mohammed, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Anambra Command, has described the state as peaceful in spite of the directive of the terrorist group, IPOB, that people should stay indoors.

Ibeto Cement to get $850 million Milost funding

Ibeto Cement Co. Ltd., a privately owned Nigerian producer of the building material, signed a deal to get $850 million in financing from Milost Global Inc, according to the New York-based private equity firm, reports Bloomberg.

Olisa Metuh defends lawyer’s absence in court

The embattled former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, has described as worrisome the submissions of a Federal High Court judge, Okon Abang, regarding his (Metuh’s) health and the ‘disappearance’ of the defendant’s lawyer, Emeka Etiaba.

2019: Prove your competence – Catholic priests tell President Buhari

Catholic Priests of West Africa, CPWA, have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to prove that he is competent for a second term in office, by stopping the ongoing killings in Nigeria by killer herdsmen and other violent groups attacking churches, kidnapping travelers in various parts of Nigeria or drop the second term bid.

Niger Tornadoes dedicate shock win at FC Ifeanyiubah to late Hussaini Isah

Niger Tornadoes have dedicated their shock 2-1 win at FC Ifeanyiubah in a match day 22 NPFL fixture at Nnewi to their late teammate Hussaini Isah.

Anambra government begins enforcement of ban on street trading

The Anambra State Government has commenced enforcement of the ban on street trading in urban and semi urban areas of the state.

30 inmates await execution in Anambra prison, 1,574 await trial

Thirty prisoners condemned to death in the four prisons in Anambra State are waiting for the hangman, the state comptroller of Nigeria Prisons Service, NPS, in the state, Mr. Emmanuel Nwakaeze, has said.

Official: 78% Anambra prisoners awaiting trial

No few than 1,574 inmates out of 1,761 prisoners in Anambra are currently awaiting trial for various offences, the state’s Controller of Prisons, Emmanuel Nwakaeze, has said.

Ladan Bosso: FC IfeanyiUbah must maintain form against Go Round

FC Ifeanyi Ubah coach Ladan Bosso urges his side to put up their impressive form when they face newcomers Go Round in a reserve fixture in Nnewi on Sunday.

Amnesty: Human rights at risk in Nigeria

The intimidation and harassment of journalists and bloggers, as well as violent crackdowns on peaceful protests, show the determination of the authorities to suppress the rights to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly in Nigeria, said Amnesty International Nigeria on Thursday, World Press Freedom Day.

Go Round coach Ngozi Elechi gets three games ultimatum

Go Round FC have handed a three-match ultimatum to their head coach, Ngozi Elechi, and his assistants to win at least seven points from their next three matches or get firedw.

Catholic priests tell President Buhari to stop killings or resign

Catholic Priests in West Africa, CPWA, have expressed shock over the crumbling security situation in Nigeria and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the situation or tender his resignation letter as a statesman.

Coach Ilechukwu: Sikiru Olatunbosun is MFM FC Lionel Messi

MFM coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has declared that without Sikiru Olatunbosun, there is no MFM, insisting that what Lionel Messi is to Barcelona of Spain is what Olatunbosun is to MFM.

Empower herdsmen to pursue education – Church tells President Buhari

Methodist Church Nigeria, Diocese of Onitsha, Eastern Gateway, has expressed worry over the state of the Nigerian nation, saying that something urgent should be done in the area of security, health, power, roads and employment, to save the nation from total collapse.

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