Nnewi (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Nnewi (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 6.03
Longitude: 6.92
population: 194,002
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Delegate Decries ``Exposure of Female Bankers to Prostitution’’

Mrs Felicia Sani, a delegate at the ongoing National Conference, has condemned what she called ``the exposure of female bankers to prostitution through unrealisable target set for them by their employers’’.Sani, who is the President, Market Women Association, ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Diocese Of Nnewi Holds Retreat At Ibru Centre

AGAINST the backdrop of hustles and bustles of life, the need for men of God to access serene facilities, where they can withdraw for spiritual refreshment becomes pertinent. The Ibru International Ecumenical Retreat Centre not only offered the required ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Auto Policy: Manufacturers Condemn Importation of Buses

Senator Bala MohammedAuto manufacturers in Nigeria have condemned alleged plan by the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Senator Bala Mohammed to import 100 buses from China when there are buses available in the nation’s auto plants.Last ... [Published This Day Online - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Century of Nigeria to Raise $700 Million for Gas-Powered Plant

April 3 (Bloomberg) -- Century Power Generation Ltd., a Nigerian energy company, plans to raise $700 million to finance a 1,500-megawatt power plant, Chief Executive Officer Chukwueloka Umeh said.Standard Chartered Plc, based in London, and Diamond Bank ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

Nigeria: The Second Niger Bridge

After years of failed promises, President Goodluck Jonathan recently performed the groundbreaking for the 1590-metre second Niger Bridge in Onitsha, Anambra State. As expected, the occasion generated much excitement, particularly among the immediate ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 03 2014]
Entities: Niger, Nigeria, Onitsha
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

A vote for made-in-Nigeria

It is a known fact that unemployment is one of the problems bedeviling Nigeria. And there is no gainsaying the fact that importation of goods from foreign lands adds to the causes of unemployment. A country that exports goods tends to remain independent ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Assembly plants to roll out made-in-Nigeria vehicles May

THE automotive policies of the Federal Government may soon start to yield positive results as the 15 companies that had indicated interest in rolling out made-in-Nigeria vehicles will start churning out their brands from May.Director-General, National ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Tuvi James... Fair, talented and hungry to go

Ugo Tuvi James Igwegbe, popularly known as Tuvi James, is a Nigerian actor with the ability to interpret his movie roles correctly. For him, it is something he has mastered and still learning ways to improve to enable him give his best. The Computer Engineering ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Knocks over FCT’s Importation of Chinese Buses

Governor Ibrahim ShehuShema (centre) and the MD of PAN Nigeria Limited, Ibrahim Boyi while the former inspect the displayed Peugeot models at the new Government House Katsina.Stakeholders in the auto manufacturing industry have condemned the action of ... [Published Business World Intelligence - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Lining manufacturer advocates subsidy

A manufacturer of brake pads and lining in the country, Chidi Ukachukwu, has called on the Federal Government to assist in reducing internal cost of manufacturing the products to enable the manufacturers compete favourably with importers.“In China, the ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

How Chi Di Ebere Mentored Me to Become Successful - Ibeto [interview]

Dr. Cletus MadubugwuI beto is a household name in the Nigerian industrial sector. The chairman and chief executive officer of the Ibeto Group started as an automobile spare parts seller, then import dealer,after spending some time as an apprentice in ... [Published Individual.com - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Uneasy Calm As MASSOB Members Moves To Sensitize Community On Ongoing CONFAB

Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) yesterday in Nnewi, Anambra State, disrupted human and vehicular movement for several hours on the Owerri, Nnewi-Okigwe, Igwe Orizu and other major roads in Nnewi as its members ... [Published Spy Ghana - Mar 23 2014]

Quotes

` "`At the end of each year, banks make millions of Naira, yet they employ young girls and give them unrealisable targets."
...would anybody be talking about the interest of NEXT? The question for any reasonable person who wishes Anambra people well should ask today is: "Is it Peter Obi and his family that are being employed by the firm, or is it the good people ofAnambra State?There is no need being unhappy that Obi recorded and made available the money saved under Nigerian Independent Power Project (NIPP) under him.  How can our people allow bad belle to becloud their sense of reasoning?"
...Thebridge, when operational, said the president, would be "an important economic artery that will connect the great markets of Onitsha and Aba, as well as the industrial hub of Nnewi and beyond, to both the northern and southern parts of the country." We agree with the president's assessment andcommend the administration for summoning the political will to kick off the project, even if belated...
"Our organization is registered for the sole purpose of helping, not only coming to do cardiac surgery, but our main aim is to train the locals to be self-sustaining and be able to do the operations themselves, and it is only when they are able to do it themselves that the cost will come down and it will be sustainable" he said

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Auto Policy: Manufacturers Condemn Importation... [Published This Day Online - Apr 05 2014]
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Century of Nigeria to Raise $700 Million for Ga... [Published Washington Post - Apr 03 2014]
Nigeria: The Second Niger Bridge [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 03 2014]
A vote for made-in-Nigeria [Published The Nation Nigeria - Apr 03 2014]
The Second Niger Bridge [Published This Day Online - Apr 03 2014]
‘Over 2,700 Nigerians infected with drug resist... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 03 2014]
Assembly plants to roll out made-in-Nigeria veh... [Published Nigerian Tribune - Apr 03 2014]
Tuvi James... Fair, talented and hungry to go [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 01 2014]
Knocks over FCT’s Importation of Chinese Buses [Published Business World Intelligence - Mar 31 2014]
Lining manufacturer advocates subsidy [Published Business Day Nigeria - Mar 31 2014]
Elombah At It Again On [Published Spy Ghana - Mar 30 2014]
Emeka Ojukwu, Alakija honoured by UNN [Published PM News Nigeria - Mar 29 2014]
The Man, Dim Chukuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu [Published Spy Ghana - Mar 29 2014]
UNTH Performs 40 Open Heart Surgeries [Published This Day Online - Mar 29 2014]
40 Nigerians Benefit From UNTH Open Heart Surge... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Mar 29 2014]
Obiano vows to chase criminals out of Anambra [Published The Nation Nigeria - Mar 27 2014]
UNN to honour Odumegwu-Ojukwu [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Mar 26 2014]
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