Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Nigeria: Does Our President-Elect Intend to Keep His Word?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    DURING the presidential election campaign, General Buhari observed in his "Manifesto and Vision for Nigeria" that: "The general trust level of politics, politicians and political leaders is at an all-time low. One may ask why? And we can as well understand why after years of broken promises."

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  2. Does our President- elect intend to keep his word?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Femi Aribisala DURING the presidential election campaign, General Buhari observed in his "Manifesto and Vision for Nigeria" that: "The general trust level of politics, politicians and political leaders is at an all-time low. One may ask why? And we can as well understand why after years of broken promises."

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  3. Primary education remains worrisome in Nigeria - HDIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Vanguard

    A non-government organization, Human Development Initiatives in collaboration with other partners, have kicked off a project on improving and enhancing governance and accountability for quality, effective and accessible primary and junior secondary education at the Local Government in Nigeria relative to Universal Basic Education statutory and policy framework. The project supported by USAID Strengthening Advocacy and Civic Engagement Project, is scheduled to run from 2014 to 2019 in Kano State ; Enugu State ; Lagos State ; and Federal Capital Territory, Abuja .

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  4. Aftermath of Polls: The North must win back Igbo confidence - EzeifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    C ontrary to the claim that Ndigbo put all their eggs in one basket by voting for President Goodluck Jonathan en masse in the just concluded presidential election, the Okwadike Ndi'gbo, Dr. Chukwuemeka Ezeife, a former governor of Anambra State, and a delegate at the 2014 National Conference, in this encounter, stresses the need for the North to win the confidence of Ndigbo to move Nigeria forward. He adds the need for the President-elect Gen.

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  5. PDP: Muazu, the govs and the war withinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    Besides the removal of President Goodluck Jonathan from office in the election, the first of its kind in Nigeria since 1999, the ruling PDP also suffered defeat at both the Senate and the House of Representatives which it hitherto controlled. The PDP equally lost in its traditional states of Plateau; Niger; Kaduna; Benue; Bauchi; and Jigawa, just as, ahead of the inauguration of the National Assembly, on June 4, the ' Almighty PDP' will become an opposition party in the Senate with 49 senators while the APC has 60 members and same applies to the House of Representatives where it has been thrown into the opposition.

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  6. Reckless allocation as severance package to governorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    The whole increase was done across the board for political officers, lawmakers and judicial officers. The increase has also taken effect because it has been approved accordingly.

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  7. Gov Chime,Enugu Speaker feud: Lawyer petitions EFCCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    This is even as the security personnel attached to the embattled Speaker of Enugu State House of Assembly, Eugene Odo, was yesterday, withdrawn by the executive. In a seven page petition to EFCC dated May 5, made available to Sunday Vanguard, the petitioner, Mr. Ray Nnaji, requested that the EFCC should investigate Chime and Ikeje Asogwa, Managing Director, Enugu State Housing Corporation for official corruption, misappropriation, embezzlement, stealing, forgery and criminal conversion.

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  8. Jonathan's mess, Buhari's burdenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    You may never fully understand the malady at the Mile 2/Apapa end of the Oshodi-Apapa expressway until you visit there. This is the ill-luck President Goodluck Jonathan apportioned the residents and workers in that area; it grew incrementally worse in the last two years.

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  9. Onyeka Onwenu And Patience Ozokwor At War Over MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Veteran female celebrities in Nigeria, Onyeka Onwenu and Patience Ozokwor are currently on a war path following the battle over the Jonathan Goodluck's presidential campaign funds for artists. Sources say that the veteran actresses are not on speaking terms since the women tried outwitting themselves in getting the better part of the outgoing president's heart.

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  10. We're in the mood to shock you a ..Kwara Utd warn Abia WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    Kwara United head coach,Tunde Abdulrahman has said his players were in the mood to shock Abia Warriors when both Glo Premier league sides clash tomorrow in Umuahia. The Afonja Warriors, as the Kwara-based outfit are called by their teeming fans, will be travelling to play Abia Warriors at the Umuahia Township stadium, with coach Abdulrahman boasting that he was banking on their good away form to outwit their hosts.

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  11. B-I-Z-A-R-R-E How 19-yr-old drop-out hypnotizes women with strange ringRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Vanguard

    Detectives attached to Nsukka Area Command of the Nigeria Police Force, Enugu State, were dumb- founded, recently, following startling confessions of a 19-year-old elementary six drop-out over his exploits with girls and homosexuals using a strange ring. The suspect, Chukwuebuka Ani, who hails from Nara in Nkanu Local Government Area of the state told policemen that he uses ring to weirdly attract young girls and married women while homosexuals approach him for love tango at the cost of a whooping N100,000 per day.

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  12. Day Africa Magic feted movie stars in EnuguRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Vanguard

    Africa Magic, the continent's leading provider of world class African entertainment, recently hosted a star studded event in Enugu to celebrate the new Africa Magic Igbo channel. Hosted by ace comedian and Nollywood actor, Okey Bakassi, the glamorous event which held at The Dome had in attendance leading players from the Nigerian film and television industry including many who were instrumental to the industry's founding with early Igbo language content.

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  13. Jonathan Lied To Us About 2nd Niger Bridge, Ohaneze Tells BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Ohanaeze Ndigbo Caretaker Committee, yesterday, told the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, that President Goodluck Jonathan lied to the Igbo nation about awarding contract for the construction of Second Niger bridge and major federal roads in the South East. The committee listed Enugu-Awka-Onitsha Expressway and Enugu-Umuahia-Aba Expressway as prove of their allegation, noting that up till now, work was yet to start at the sites.

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  14. Jonathan deceived Ndigbo on 2nd Niger Bridge, Ohanaeze tells BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    Ohanaeze Ndigbo Caretaker Committee, yesterday, told the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, that President Jonathan lied to the Igbo nation about awarding contract for the construction of Second Niger bridge and major federal roads in the South East. Listing Enugu-Awka-Onitsha Expressway and Enugu-Umuahia-Aba Expressway, the committee said that up till now, work was yet to start at the sites.

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  15. Nigeria: Danger Averted At Govt House As People Scoop Gas From Fallen TankerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Government House, Awka, narrowly escaped being engulfed by fire on Monday night when a tanker laden with 45,000 litres of gas had an accident and got upturned at the gate, spilling its content. Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Chuma Mbonu, who was at the site of the incident, said in an interview that the tanker driver was speeding down the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway towards Enugu when it suddenly saw a diversion due to on-going road work and swerved to take the other lane.

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  16. No To Culture Of EntitlementRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    THE more we claim we are building our nation, the more we recline to primordial leanings that expose our pretences, and affirm that politicians are in business just for themselves. In their continuous quest for selfish enterprises, the nation's importance declines in relation to their intentions.

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  17. May 29: Enugu residents expectant on UgwuanyiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Vanguard

    Barely weeks to the May 29 handover date, residents in Enugu State are expectant that the incoming administration of Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi would impact positively on the people in order to alleviate their sufferings. South-East Voice spoke to a cross section of residents who charged Ugwuanyi to focus on key sectors of education, health, workers welfare and employment.

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  18. Enugu Govt spent N800m on medical equipment, drugs in 8yrs - Gov. ChimeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Vanguard

    THE Eighth Council on Health Meeting has ended in Enugu with the state government saying that it spent N800 million on procurement of drugs in the last eight years of Governor Sullivan Chime's administration. Stakeholders that attended the meeting included the World Health Organisation, WHO, United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund, UNICEF; the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS; National Primary Health Care Development Agency, NPHCDA as well as the Nigerian Medial Association, NMA among others.

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  19. Nigeria: Electricity and the APC AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Last year, the Government told Nigerians that it had rolled out a "pragmatic and creative" short term approach to address challenges in the power sector, particularly the issue of inadequate gas supply to thermal generation plants across the country. The new measures were expected to ramp up power generation and supply in the country by at least 5,000 megawatts within four months.

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  20. Enugu House: Last minute offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Vanguard

    THE House has suddenly turned its searchlight on the activities of Governor Sullivan Chime's administration, raising questions over what could have informed its decision at this time. Attempt by Chime's Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Chukwudi Achife to hinge the move on the inability of the Speaker of the House, Mr. Eugene Odoh, to realise his governorship ambition, was dismissed as misleading by observers.

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