Nigeria Politics

Assembly passes Disability bill

By Chizoba Okeke Awka, Sept. 14, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly has passed a bill for full integration of persons with disabilities into the society as well as prohibit all forms of discrimination against persons with disabilities into law. Speaker of the House, Mrs Rita Maduagwu said that the bill when assented to […]

Sports News

Shadrack Oghali goes Absent Without Leave

Our striker, Shadrack Oghale has left the club without permission and we bring this to public notice knowing that agents could be trying to take him away to other clubs illegally. Shadrack Oghale left the club’s camp on July 8, 2018 and has not been seen since then or heard from. His salary has been […]

The Obelisk is starting to get dressed up

Buenos Aires, Septemeber 11. It’s not just the best young athletes in the world who are preparing to compete at Buenos Aires 2018. The Obelisk, the ultimate urban icon of the Argentine capital, is getting ready for the first Olympic opening ceremony open to all public. The date is set for October 6 at 18:00hrs local […]

Aruna, Meshref are African Champions

Nigeria’s Quadri Aruna and Egypt’s Dina Meshref emerged as singles champions at the 2018 ITTF African Championships concluded in Mauritius on Sunday September 9, 2018. Quadri did not drop a point from the first round (round of 64) until the final when he defeated Egypt’s Ahmed Saleh 4-1 to win his first African Championships title […]

Terrorism & Security

Anambra to host bi-ennial Police Games

By John Ndu Amawbia (Awka South LGA), Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State will host this year’s Nigeria Police Games, Gov. Willie Obiano has directed. The governor gave the directive when the Chairman, Nigeria Police Games’ Planning Committee, AIG Sani Mohammed visited him at Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia to plead for the hosting of the event. […]

7 persons apprehended at Amansea for extortion

By Rita Okonkwo Amansea (Awka North), Aug. 14, 2018 (MOI) Seven suspected illegal revenue collectors have been nabbed at Old Garki, Amansea on the old Enugu-Onitsha road for extortion and violent attacks on lorry drivers. The suspects were apprehended by men of the Department Security Service (DSS) on the directive of the Anambra State Commissioner […]

ECOWAS mission to help secure Guinea Bissau’s November polls

ECOWAS mission to help secure Guinea Bissau’s November polls The ECOWAS peace Mission in Guinea Bissau, ECOMIB, has reassured a visiting delegation of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) of its total commitment to complementing the national security agencies in securing Guinea Bissau’s parliamentary elections slated for Nov.18. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, ECONEC board President […]