Anambra Signs MOU with Rainbow Heritage, Other Developers for Affordable Housing

Anambra State governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo has begun moves to solve the housing needs of citizens of the state. The state government on Tuesday signed a public private partnership agreement (PPPA) with seven real estate companies to develop residential estates around the state capital territory. The Managing Director of Anambra State Investment Promotion and Protection […]

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Russian Deputy Sports Minister claims invite for athletes to compete in Africa

Russian Deputy Sports Minister Alexei Morozov has claimed that his country’s athletes have been invited to compete in sports competitions in Africa, in addition to the offer from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA). Athletes from Russia and its ally Belarus have been largely frozen out of international sport since the invasion of Ukraine in […]

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Earthquake kills goalkeeper as ISF cancels 2023 Winter Gymnasiade

The International School Sport Federation (ISF) has decided to cancel the 2023 Winter Gymnasiade after the deadly earthquake that hit Turkey. According to multiple reports, 5,434 people have been killed in Turkey so far after the earthquake. Yesterday, the Turkish Youth and Sports Minister Mehmet Kasapoğlu suspended all sports activities in the country until further […]

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Avoid life on fast lane — Education Commissioner urges students

By Obiageli Nwankwo The Commissioner for Education, Prof.Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has called on Anambra students to shun life on the fast lane. Prof. Chuma-Udeh gave the admonishing while addressing students of Rev. Fr. Aaron Ekwu Memorial Secondary School, Amawbia at the Conference Hall, Ministry of Education, Jerome Udoji Secretariat Complex, Awka. The Commissioner said that whenever […]

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Anambra sex workers flee as colleague dies in hotel

A commercial sex worker simply identified as Chisom has been found dead in controversial circumstances in her room at a hotel (name withheld), in Onitsha, Anambra State. According to an eyewitness account, the deceased, who hailed from Enugu State was found dead on Monday morning after sweeping her room and washing the plates she used […]

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Sustaining cultural survivals via annual festivals

By Obike Ukoh Though the previous arrangement was modified, the 2023 Annual Igbere Cultural Festival, in Bende Local Government Area of Abia, still maintained its trappings. Unlike before where the troupes converged on Camp Neya, the country home residence of Senate Chief Whip,Sen. Orji Kalu, the 13 autonomous communities, staged their dances in their respective […]

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