Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 2)

Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Nigeria: How Nigeria's Football League Body Plans to Honour Dead Calabar FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Players of Rangers International Football Club and visiting Kano Pillars FC are to wear black armbands during their game in Enugu this Sunday, the League Management Company has said. LMC's Head of Special Projects, Harry Iwuala, said Friday in a press statement that this would be a mark of respect for the 30 football fans who died in Calabar The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the fans died on Thursday night while watching European football in a commercial viewing centre.

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  2. Stanel's new gas facility: Obiano hails Stanley UzochukwuRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Vanguard

    The executive governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano and popular Nigerian musician, Flavour, have commended the chairman of Stanel Oil, Stanley Uzochukwu for turning Awka to 'Europe' and for engaging over 700 hundred youths in different capacities through Stanel Oil ultra-modern luxury facility investment in Awka, Anambra State which is now 100% completed and expected to be commissioned soon. Gov. Obiano who stopped over at the site to see the most talked about facility in Awka for himself after commissioning 'light up Anambra' project in the area applauded Stanel Oil Chairman, Stanley Uzochukwu for his effort in bringing such a gigantic investment to the state.

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  3. Conjoined Twins: Incredible story of Miracle and Testimony AyeniRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Vanguard

    Exactly one year ago, Samuel and Mary Ayeni, arrived Lagos with their conjoined twin girls-Miracle and Testimony. The twins known as Ischiopagus in medical parlance were fused together from birth at the lower half of the body, representing one of such uncommon births that occur in 6 percent out of 200,000 live births.

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  4. Nigeria: Crisis Across Several Airports As Stranded 'Air Peace'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Air Peace has condemned the attacks on its staff by some passengers in Abuja, Lagos, Calabar and other parts of the country. The airline in a statement issued by its Corporate Communications Manager, Chris Iwarah, on Friday, warned that it would no longer condone members of the public endangering the lives of its workers.

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  5. Would you allow a doctor turned politician inject you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Vanguard

    Medical doctors are increasingly making an impression in the country's political terrain with some of them building political legacies that cloud their professional training Dr. Alex Obiogbolu, one of the leading aspirants for the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State as a student in Kings College, Lagos in the seventies still remembers the visage and carriage of Dr. Olusola Saraki, the medical doctor turned politician who became Senate Leader in the Second Republic. "Dr. Saraki was an inspiration to me in particular and I was particularly moved by his capacity for grassroots mobilization in Kwara State," Dr. Obiogbolu told Saturday Vanguard in a chat.

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  6. Why we want to take off the yoke of oppression against local governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Vanguard

    Comrade Ibrahim Khaleel Abdulkadir is the national president of the National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, the umbrella body of local government employees in the country. Given the provision of the constitution stipulating that the system of democracy should be guaranteed at the local government level, many stakeholders have been upset by the spate of dissolution of local governments by governors working in cahoots with their respective state Houses of Assembly.

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  7. Anambra Guber: Now the merchandise of evil talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Vanguard

    It is understandable that in the approach to the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State that desperate aspirants and their supporters would want to paint more serious aspirants in the negative. They have resorted to all media including social media to push their desperation.

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  8. Local players lazy, lack winning mentality- OlajireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Vanguard

    T he failure of Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enugu Rangers in the CAF Champions League and their disgraceful ouster from the CAF Confederation Cup has again called to scrutiny the quality of the Nigerian league, the depth of its personnel and the direction of the local game. Rivers United also crashed out of the Champions League and are only 90 minutes away from either progressing to the group stage of the Confederation Cup or say bye to the competition after recording a 2-0 win over Rayon Sports of Rwanda in Port Harcourt last Sunday.

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  9. Christopher varsity will address industry/academia gap - FounderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Vanguard

    FOUNDER and Chancellor, Christopher University, Dr. Christopher Ezeh, has said the institution is structured to address the gap between academia and industry in Nigeria. Ezeh, who gave this insight at the first matriculation ceremony and official opening of the school, noted the varsity was borne out of the success recorded by the founders who had at various times established strong and fruitful linkages between academia and industries.

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  10. Blind football club thrills Enugu residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Vanguard

    ENUGU residents were last week thrilled at Union Secondary School, Awkunanaw Enugu, when visually impaired youths played a novelty football match to herald the inauguration of Bina Blind Football Club. To the excitement of the players and spectators, the match between the Lemon Jersey team and Orange Jersey team ended 2-1 in favour of Lemon Jersey.

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  11. Day of glory for Nwobodo at Ojukwu VarsityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Vanguard

    IT was indeed a day of glory for the second republic governor of the old Anambra State, Chief Jim Ifeanychukwu Nwobodo at the 8thConvocation ceremony of the Anambra State -owned Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam where he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by the institution. Accompanying Nwobodo to receive the award were who-is -who in Enugu State, led by the Enugu State governor, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, who arrived with a large number of aides.

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  12. Timaya sets Enugu on fire with legendary performance at Real Deal ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Vanguard

    Ranked amongst the best and most popular annual music shows in Nigeria, the Real Deal Experience by Nigeria's fastest growing stout brand Legend Extra Stout is one every fun-loving Nigerian always looks out for. So when the train hit the capital city of Enugu last weekend, the expectations were very high and true to its usual billing, it delivered great fun, high level excitement, and enjoyment of the finest locally brewed stout, Legend.

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  13. Meningitis: HIMAN tasks FG on quality health information mgtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Vanguard

    Health Information Management Association of Nigeria, HIMAN, weekend, called on the Federal Government to pay more attention to quality information management as it will help it to develop reliable national health policies, tackle disease outbreaks like meningitis and deliver healthcare services to Nigerians. National President of the association, Mr. Wole Ajayi, stated this during an advocacy/sensitization meeting of the South-East geopolitical zone of professionals with National Executive Council delegates of HIMAN at Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki.

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  14. Rivers Utd avoid Rangers mistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    Unlike former fellow campaigners, Rangers International of Enugu, who squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Zesco last weekend in Enugu, Rivers United yesterday in Port Harcourt, defeated Rayon Sport of Rwanda 2-0 in their first leg CAF Confederation Cup playoff match. Rivers United continued to press the visitors for more goals but couldn't add to their solitary lead in the first half.

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  15. Ekweremadu lauds Nigerians for sustaining democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    According to Ekweremadu in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Uche Anichukwu, in Abuja, the support from Nigerians has helped to sustain the democratic process in the country. The statement said that he gave the commendation at a reception organised in his honour by Agbada Nenwe community in Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu State.

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  16. Cloudy, sunny, hazy weather to prevail on Monday - NiMetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted partly cloudy conditions over the central states of the country on Monday with thundery showers over Jalingo and Ibi in the afternoon and evening. It added that the region would have day and night temperature of 30 to 39 and 18 to 26 degrees Celsius.

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  17. Army sensitises personnel, families on meningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    The 82 Division of Nigerian Army, Enugu, has assured officers and men and their families of best medical care, with emphasis on awareness campaign against meningitis. He said that a day sensitisation and awareness lecture on meningitis, sickle cell anemia and gastroenteritis was held in Enugu recently for army personnel and their families.

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  18. Nana Bonsu mans post as Enugu Rangers crash out of CAF Confederation CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | GhanaWeb

    Former Ghana Youth International goal keeper Nana Bonsu did little to prevent Enugu Rangers from exiting the CAF Confederation cup on Saturday. Rangers were bundled out of the competition 5-2 on aggregate following an embarrassing 3-0 defeat at the hands of Zesco United in Zambia.

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  19. David Waters: Community embraces family with conjoined twinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... Miracle, right, at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital on Thursday. The girls were born on November 16, 2015, in Enugu, Nigeria, as ischiopagus twins, meaning they were conjoined at the lower half of the body. The twins were separated in an operation at ...

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  20. Family of separated twins celebrates their miraculous lives this EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | USA Today

    ... Miracle, right, at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital on Thursday. The girls were born on November 16, 2015, in Enugu, Nigeria, as ischiopagus twins, meaning they were conjoined at the lower half of the body. The twins were separated in an operation at ...

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