Tension in Onitsha Market Over Imposition of Caretaker

By Alphonsus Nweze, Full-scale crisis was averted in Ogbaru Main Market yesterday following the spontaneous show down by the traders of Ogbaru Main Market over an  alleged imposition of  Caretaker Committee on the market by the Anambra State Commissioner for Commerce, Industries, Markets and Wealth Creation, Dr. Christian  Madubuko. The traders of the market also known as Relief Market were said to have been angered by the undue meddlesomeness of the Commissioner in the market and decided to shut it down to show their anger. However, the timely intervention of…

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Hands Off Disputed Crowther School Now, – Anglican Bishops Tell Anambra Govt

As the feud between Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State and the Anglican Church in the State over the ownership of Bishop Crowther Memorial Primary School deepens, the Bishops of the Church in the State have dismissed the Protest on Tuesday against Bishop Owen Nwokolo, the Bishop, Diocese on the Niger, as sponsored. In a statement read to newsmen after the meeting, the Bishops said the protest by some people who called themselves as Concerned Christians  and Non-Christian citizens of Anambra State was coordinated by one Mr.Ernest Anafonye and Onyedika…

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