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Ministry Poised Towards Revamping NDDC For Optimal Performance-Akpabio

The Honourable Minister, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, CON, has stated that the Ministry is making relentless efforts to revamp the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for optimal performance by ensuring that all issues slowing down productivity and peace in the Commission are resolved. The Minister stated this while inaugurating the Committee […]

Governance

Nigeria: Failure to release report of Presidential Panel a setback for rule of law

Responding to the failure of Nigerian authorities to release report of the Presidential Panel to Review Compliance of the Armed Forces with Human Rights Obligations and Rules of Engagement three years on, Osai Ojigho Director Amnesty International Nigeria said: “The failure of Nigerian authorities to release the report of the Presidential Panel that purportedly investigated […]

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New technology: Fabrication of Agro Dryers/Biogas technology ‘ll curtail harvest losses

Awka-A deployment of new technology through use of Dryers/Biogas technology will help to curtail post harvest losses, says a top Anambra Agric official. Anambra State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Nnamdi Onukwuba, made the affirmation at a workshop organised for the state farmers on how to use local materials for designs and fabrication of Agro Dryers/bio-gas […]

Trading

We’ll attract more donor agencies vows Economic planning commissioner, Mark Okoye

Awka-Anambra State Commissioner for Economic Planning, Budget and Development Partners, Mr Mark Okoye says the presence of donor partners activities in the state has made significant contributions toward the development of Anambra. Mr Okoye said this during a virtual session of the “2019 End of the Year Inter-Agency and Coordination Review meeting’’, to review the […]

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Igwe Nkala showers encomiums on state Government as community marks 2020 New Yam festival

Amaetiti (Orumba North LGA)-The traditional ruler of Amaetiti town in Orumba North Local Government Area (LGA), Igwe Romanus Nkala Nwafor marks 2020 New Yam festival. Igwe Nkala used the occasion to commend Gov. Willie Obiano and his wife for giant development strides in the state. “I celebrate the New Yam Festival today with my cabinet […]

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Church organisations enjoined to be entrepreneurial

Umuchu (Aguata LGA)-Rev. Samuel Ezeofor, Bishop of Aguata Diocese, Anglican Communion, has enjoined Churches, Archdeaconries and organisations in the Diocese to be entrepreneurial in order stop too many levies on adherents of the faith. Rev. Ezeofor made the call while admonishing Christians at the Aguata Diocesan, Men’s Fellowship Conference at St. Thomas Anglican Church, Umuchu […]

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Edo 2020: Kwankwaso mobilises Arewa Community, others for Obaseki’s reelection

Former Governor of Kano State, Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwaso, has hailed the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governor Godwin Obaseki, for his people-oriented projects and programmes across the state, urging Edo voters to reelect the governor who has shown competency in delivering the dividends of democracy in the first term. Kwankwaso made the call […]