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Neymar’s huge salary package at Paris Saint-Germain has been put out by Football Leaks. The 25-year-old is just behind Carlos Tevez, as the world’s highest-earning player.

Neymar completed a world-record €222million move to Parc des Princes from Barcelona in the summer, but is also pocketing big sums weekly at his new club.

Football Leaks affirms that the Brazilian earns just over €3m a month in Ligue 1, a figure that works out as a total annual salary of €36.8m.

To put the number claimed by the controversial outlet in perspective, Neymar earns €100,000 a day, €4,000 an hour or a staggering €66 a minute.

Only Tevez, currently in the Chinese Super League with Shanghai Shenhua, takes home a bigger wage, with reports suggesting the Argentine will earn €38.4m from his first year in Asia.
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The All Progressive Congress (APC) has set up a Reconciliation Committee to handle the fallout of the governorship primary in Anambra State. The committee was mandated to reconcile aggrieved members to ensure the party go into the election united.

Inaugurating the committee at the party secretariat in Awka, state Chairman, Barr. Emeka Ibeh said reconciliatory efforts would begin in earnest as the governorship campaign kicks off next week.

“The mandate of the committee is to reach out to aggrieved aspirants who may have natural misgivings on the outcome of the primary election which threw up Nwoye as the candidate for the November 18, 2017 election.” he said.

Ibe expressed optimism that the APC will capture Anambra state government house come March 8, 2018.

The Committee, headed by running mate to APC’s gubernatorial candidate, Hon. Dozie Ikedife Jnr, has Tony One-Week Muonagor as Secretary, Chief Chidi Ebede, John Bosco Onunkwo, George Ozodinobi, Tony Akaenyi and Chibuzor Obiakor.

Others are Chief Uzoma Onwuachu, Osy Ezenwa, Barrister Hyacinth Nweke, Hon. Celestine Ughamadu, Calista Nwachukwu, Ike Ekwensi and Alex Ekemezie.

Recall that Tony Nwoye beat Senator Andy Uba, Engr. Barth Nwibe, George Muoghalu, Patrick Nwike among others to emerge winner of the August 16 primary.

Last week, the APC National Working Committee affirmed him as the party’s standard bearer for the November 18 governorship election.

The party also hailed the primary election conducted by Governor Kashim Shettima, describing it as free, fair and transparent.
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Pastor David Ifechukwu

You have been given all things that pertain to life and godliness through the grace of God. Receive it and enjoy it. Bad things and tough times also come to people who are in the center of God's will... but in the midst of it all, God's got your back!

What I am teaching you is not a prerequisite for a prosperous life...

While you are learning the principles, never think that it is the principles that is the reason for your success: the blessing in Christ Jesus is. [Psalm 37: 16-17]

There are two kinds of righteousness. There is self righteousness that comes through the works of the law, and there is the God kind of righteousness that comes through a man's faith in Jesus' finished work.

Things are working together in your life not because you prayed well BUT because it is the heritage of all in Christ.

Everything you require to live life to the fullest as you desire it has been made available to you through the grace of God

For you to fail, God has to fail. God won't call a committee to rearrange your life. He is Almighty! 

Shout it out aloud: the grace of God is mine, the increase of God is mine, the blessing prospers me because I am in Christ Jesus.


The moment is here, if you are sick in any part of your body, lift your hand and believe. Distance is not a barrier..

Miracles are happening everywhere! Receive yours now! You are healed right now!

Check yourself you are healed!

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Ministering: Pastor Joan Ifechukwu

Topic: Taking Charge of Your Life

You can take charge of your life by taking charge of your words. You must learn to refrain your tongue from evil. Don't face mountains like people who don't know their God. Don't agree with evil thought or evil talk. Psalm 114: 1-3.

Do you know that God considers any speech that is contrary to what He says as evil, an evil report (Numbers 13: 32-33). That is why we must learn to speak according to God's word.

Pastor Joan Ifechukwu

Every one has to cultivate the habit of restraining his tongue. We don't have to talk the way we feel.

When we come into Christ we have to learn to talk like God, so that we can get the God-kind of results.

Life and death are in the power of your tongue (Prov 18: 20-21). You may be in a difficult situation at the moment but the good news is that you can talk you way out of it.

Pastor Joan Ifechukwu

There may be adversaries, financial issues, relational issues but all these are bread for eating when we learn to speak God's word.

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Gov Obiano accompanied by the National Chairman of APGA, Ozonkpu Dr Victor Ikechukwu Oye and Prof Chukwuma Soludo among many other dignitaries moments ago were at the palace of the Traditional Ruler of Umunya, Igwe Onyekwuluje, the Nya of Nya for his annual "Iri Ji" festival.

The good people of Umunya, men and women, were overjoyed to receive the working governor who has done a lot of works in the community including civic centre, roads and a connecting bridge with another bridge and many other roads currently under construction.

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Igbo is our Identity... APGA Bu Nke Anyi!
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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said a total of three thousand two hundred people (3,200) people were affected following the Thursday’s flooding in Federal Housing Egbu, Owerri North Government in Imo state.

The agency also disclosed that property worth over N50 millions were destroyed by the flood. The NEMA Coordinator, Owerri operations office, Mr Evans Ugoh, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday.

Ugoh said the primary cause of the heavy flooding in the area was the ongoing urban renewal embarked upon by the state government.

He explained that contractors working in various sites have destroyed the central drainage system, which was connected to the popular Otammiri River in the state.

Ugoh said the waterways were disorganised and the flood eventually found its way to the area where so many houses were submerged.

NAN reports that the down pour, which started early hours of Thursday, wreaked havoc in Federal Housing Egbu, bank road, Amakaohia.

Ugoh, however, lamented that contractors working in various sites in the ongoing urban renewal programme of Gov. Rochas Okorocha had caused more harm than good.

“Our drainage is gone and most houses built on the waterways will continue to have this problem until the anomaly is corrected”, he said.

He advised that Imo government to implore uncommon courage and willpower to demolish all the houses built on the waterways.

He also advised the government to ensure close monitoring on contractors working in various sites and mandate them to channel the waterways properly.

The NEMA boss disclosed that he has requested for some relief materials, saying that NEMA will intervene in due soon.
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The Governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano has announced that work would commence soon on the Pope John Paul, Ukegbu, Ben Aghaeze and Ayika streets in Awada, Obosi in Idemili North Council Area of the state.mThis revelation was made by the governor when he attended an Holy mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Awada Obosi to mark the 10th year priestly ordination anniversary of Rev Fr Vincent Ezenwaka. 

Gov Obiano noted that work has already commenced on Mgbemena street, and revealed that control work was ongoing on the Obosi erosion site. On the electrification project which his administration was undertaking from the power substation at Obosi to communities in Nnewi North and South Council areas, the governor noted that the project has the capacity to boost industrialization in the state. 

He called on youths in the state to take full advantage of the free ICT training which his administration was providing for them to explore their potentials, assuring that his government will continue to embark on initiatives that will make life more meaningful for Ndi Anambra. Earlier in a homily, Rev Fr Emmanuel Obinma urged Christians to imbibe the spirit of forgiveness and to always pray for the peaceful conduct of the upcoming guber election in the state.

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SSA Political to Gov. Obiano, APGA & Gov Obiano's Spin Doctor 
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Willie is Working, QED.
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Spanish striker Diego Costa said he was relieved the saga surrounding his return to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea was over, after arriving in Spain on Friday.

Chelsea and Atletico Madrid announced on September 21, 2017 that they had reached an initial agreement that would see Diego Costa,  return to the La Liga club.

Spanish striker Diego Costa said he was relieved the saga surrounding his return to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea was over, after arriving in Spain on Friday.

The two clubs agreed a transfer fee on Thursday that could reach a reported 65 million euros ($77.7 million), with Costa set to officially rejoin Atletico at the start of January.

The Brazilian-born Costa had been pushing for a move back to Atletico throughout the close season.

“I’m very happy, I think that it took too long but there was a happy ending,” he said.

“Now I’m waiting to see my teammates and start training. There were some worries when we saw time passing and things not happening.”

The 28-year-old was frozen out at Stamford Bridge by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte after the signing of his international teammate Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid.

Costa last played a competitive match in Chelsea’s 2-1 FA Cup final defeat by Arsenal in May, when he scored the Premier League champions’ equaliser.

By the time Atletico’s transfer embargo is over at the start of 2018, Costa will not have played for over six months.

“After three months without playing, but training a little, I’m not in as bad shape as people say,” Costa, who has been accused of being overweight, insisted.

“I’m afraid of training, not riding the scales.”

The enigmatic forward, who led Atletico to La Liga triumph and the Champions League final in 2014, won two Premier League titles with Chelsea.

“I don’t want this to happen in this way, never in life,” he added.

“I keep a special fondness for the people at Chelsea, one single person (Conte) is not going to sully my image and what I did there. They know who I am.”
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Chief Mrs Ebelechukwu Veronica Obiano, also known as Osodieme enormously the effective wife of the Executive Governor of Anambra state have contributed significantly to the history of Anambra than can be contained within a single tab. 

There is no doubt that she is contributing importantly to the advancement of our society as well as the advancement of women and children in Anambra, and Nigeria in general.

This is a woman who exerts huge political influence over her contemporaries in other states of the federation. Her courage and eloquence impresses many, and attracts large human capital; warmly received by public and press as "Mama Anambra", articulately frank. Osodieme inspires an attention to culture never before evident at a state government level,  she brought grace and sophistication to the government house.

An outstandingly hardworking firstlady of the most successful and prosperous state in Nigeria. Founder of a vibrant Non Governmental Organization known as CAFE (Caring Family Enhancement Initiative). She has promoted education for deprived people and empowered hundreds of widows in the state and promotes betterment of women in Anambra. Dismayed by infant mortality,  Mrs Obiano became a vocal advocate of mother-care and established  important medically supervised mother-care clinics in various parts of the state.

In three years of Willie Obiano's administration,  this resolute, resourceful woman and wealthy entrepreneur who have spent fortunes on charities, ranging from building houses for the homeless widows to awarding study scholarships to brilliant youths. 

Her award winning and internationally recognized NGO CAFE have assisted the indigents in our society to live a better life, and restored hope to the hopeless. Built many skills acquisition centers, trained thousands of people, empowered market women, artisans, physically challenged persons, and supported SMEs. Built modern public toilets and boreholes at market places round the state.

A pioneering firstlady in the movement for women's rights in Anambra. She is a strong advocate for women's rights and civil rights in general. One who advocates equality for women. A tireless campaigner for gender equality.
 Famous for becoming the first woman in Anambra to earn a prestigious and highly coveted chieftaincy title with her queenly stool reserved as the only woman cabinet member of Aguleri Royal Kingdom. 

Chief Mrs Ebelechukwu Veronica Obiano (Osodieme) have made huge strides, the significance of which cannot be overestimated. She has influenced the society for better and plays a vital role in becoming voice of the voiceless. 


Ogbuefi Comr Harris Chuma
Executive Director
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It’s been a busy week for actor, filmmaker and UNFPA Ambassador Stephanie Linus as she has joined other world leaders, policy makers and key stakeholders for strategic meetings at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly currently taking place in New York, USA.

This high profile event which has been graced by world leaders such as United States of America President Donald Trump, and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is the main deliberative, policy making and representative organ of the United Nations comprising of 193 Member States. 

In her capacity as the UNFPA Ambassador for Maternal Health in West and Central Africa, Mrs Linus has reaffirmed her commitment to ending Fistula by mobilizing the support and commitment needed to rid the world of Fistula once and for all.

The actress also recorded another milestone as her advocacy movie on fistula awareness, DRY, was screened at one of the events in an audience comprising of several African leaders, first ladies, health experts and policy makers.

Here are some photos and details of her participation so far:

Day 1
High profile meeting on Rebuilding Shattered Lives and Communities for Girls and Women together with the Government of Denmark. In attendance was the Crown Princess of Denmark, Mary Elizabeth; the President of Senegal, Macky Sall; the UNFPA Representative of Nigeria country office, Ms. Diene Keita; healthcare philanthropist and Founder-President of Wellbeing Foundation Africa, Toyin Saraki among other dignitaries.

Day 2
Screening of DRY followed by a panel discussion with the theme: Securing Health, Hope & Dignity for all to achieve the SDGs: Ending Obstetric Fistula within a Generation. 

In attendance was the Managing Director of Miniso Nigeria Mr Chris Lee amongst others.

Day 3
A high-level dialogue on how to use Africa's youthful population as the engine of socio-economic transformation organized together with the Nigerian Permanent mission to the UN with the theme: Harnessing Africa's Demographic Dividend for Economic Growth. 

This meeting was a Global Partnership towards harnessing Demographic Dividend in Africa together with First Ladies of African Countries. In attendance was the First Lady of Ghana, Rebecca Akufo-Addo; the Acting Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dr. Natalia Kanem among other dignitaries

Day 4
Supporting high-level advocacy on Lake Chad Basin Humanitarian Initiative organized together with First Ladies of Nigeria and Niger. The event was attended by some African First Ladies and their representatives.

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