NBBF to stage referees refresher course

NBBF to stage referees refresher course The Nigeria Basketball Federation is to organise a 3-day refresher course for referees in continuation of its capacity-building of key stakeholders in the sport. The event, which will hold between Oct. 23rd and Oct. 26, will be anchored by two renowned FIBA referees, Kingsley Ojeaburu and Ogunleye Opeyemi in […]

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Onitsha celebrates Ofala festival

Onitsha, the commercial hub of Anambra was on Oct. Oct. 7 to Oct. 7 was agog with many cultural activities as its Traditional Ruler, Igwe Alfred Achebe celebrated his 17th Ofala Festival. However, the festival was preceded on Oct. 6, with a Youth Carnival that depicted the different cultural heritage of the community. The event, […]

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ABS ready for digitised broadcasting says NBC

By Daniel C Obagha/Azuka Nnabuife Awka, Aug. 16, 2018 (MOI) National Broadcasting Commission, NBC says Anambra State Broadcasting Service (ABS), is now ready to join the train of digitised broadcasting. Director, Engineering and Technology, NBC, Mr Friday Ojone Ukwela, said this during an inspection visit to ABS Headquarters, Awka. “I have seen the equipment. ABS […]

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Government sets aside N50m for film academy

By John Ndu Awka, July 30, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has set aside N50 million to promote Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS) Film Academy. Gov. Willie Obiano said this during the graduation ceremony for pioneer students of the academy held at ABS headquarters, Awka. The academy commenced the programme in March with various production courses, […]

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We want to use Nollywood to advance course of Igbo language says Nollywood movie maker

By Chris Chikelue/Ekene Kwazu Awka, July 10, 2018 (MOI)  Ace Movie Maker and Director, Chris Obi-Rapu has berated some Nigerian movie makers for putting personal gains ahead of professionalism in churning out movies for public consumption. Obi-Rapu, who paid a courtesy call on Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment Mr C. Don Adinuba, said […]

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Anambra welcomes miss Africa World

By Ogechukwu Okoli/Chukwudi Nwauba Awka, July 9, 2018 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has called on Ndi Anambra in The Diaspora to partner with the state government in the drive to tap and market tourism potential in the state. Obiano said this when he received the Anambra-born Miss Africa World Queen Uche Umeagukwu in […]

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