Friday, 14 August, 2020

Category: News


South East Governors may have made U-turn on the proposed joint-security out for the zone.  This comes barely three weeks after the Governors ended a virtual meeting and announced that they would name and unveil the joint security outfit in their Read more…


The newly-inaugurated caretaker committee of Anambra State FootballAssociation has announced plans to kick off annual football league forgrassroots football clubs in Anambra State. The Chairman of the Caretaker Committee, Dr Emeka Okeke, made theannouncement in a meeting with club owners Read more…


Mixed reactions have trailed the suspension of the 13 traditional rulers. Chairman of Board of Trustees of Human Right, Liberty Access, and Peace Defenders’ Foundation (HURIDE), Dede Uzor, condemned the action of the state government. Uzor said the government, by its Read more…


Israel is still committed to annexing parts of the occupied West Bank, PM Benjamin Netanyahu said, after a peace deal with the UAE was reached. As part of the deal, Tel Aviv agreed to suspend the annexation. The revelation was Read more…


The Plateau Primary Health Care Board (PSPHCB), has expressed worries over the increasing maternal and infant mortality in the state. Dr Livinus Miapkwap, Executive Secretary of the Board, said at a news conference that the situation required prompt action in Read more…


Sen. Olorunnimbe Mamora, Minister of State for Health, has expressed worry over the resurgence of COVID-19 infection in health workers. Mamora said this during the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Thursday in Abuja. ”We are Read more…


A circular from Mr Greg Obi, Commissioner for Local Government Chieftaincy matters said the twelve traditional rulers traveled outside the state without consultation or authorization from the state government. The circular titled “Suspension of Twelve Traditional Rulers in Anambra State,” Read more…


Nana, 14, wakes up petrified. It is 5:30 a.m. She was supposed to be up by 4:00 a.m., but was deep asleep and did not hear her angry aunt howling for hot water to bath with. Though scared, she slowly Read more…


Two Anambra-born candidates came tops in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) last April. The brilliant top-fliers are Miss Egoagwuagwu Agnes Madufokwa and Master David Okwuchukwu Nwobi. They scored 365 Read more…


Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, says ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo did not abuse African tradition by criticising the late ex-Senator, Buruji Kashamu. But the lawyer was quick to note that Obasanjo’s message was veiled with hypocrisy, saying “it is against Read more…


The Biafran Internal Government (BIG) Elders-in-Council, yesterday, faulted the decision of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and some  politicians  in the region advocating for Nigeria’s president of Igbo extraction. The council stated this in a communiqué made available to Daily Sun after its plenary Read more…


Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that its leadership was not mandated by Ndigbo to pursue the actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, but Nigeria’s president of Igbo extraction. It said some youths within the territory that Read more…