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Awgu
Ogwu
LGA
Country  Nigeria
State Enugu State
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Awgu is the Headquarters of Awgu Local Government Area in Enugu State, Nigeria and the Headquarters of Awgu Catholic Diocese. The Catholic Cathedral is said to resemble a space ship when viewed with Google Earth. The town is also the Orientation Training Centre for National Youth Service corps members posted to Enugu State.

History[edit]

The present Awgu LGA was created out of the greater Awgu Local government area which included Aninri and Oji River local government areas. It has a population of 390,681, according to the 2006 census. The other towns in Awgu Local Government Area are: Agbogugu, Isu-Awa, Ituku, Ihe, Ogbaku, Owelli, Ogugu, Agbudu, Amoli, Mmaku, Ugbo, Obeagu, Mgbidi, Ugwueme, Amoli, Nkwe, Ezere, Awgu, Nenwenta, Awgunta and Mgbowo



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361 news items

DailyPost Nigeria

DailyPost Nigeria
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:45:32 -0700

The lingering crisis in the Enugu State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is set to claim another casualty as the Awgu Local Government Legislative Council, on Wednesday, served a Notice of Impeachment on the Council Chairman and Governor ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:54:26 -0700

Ekweremadu spoke at the weekend while addressing the people of Awgu Local Government Area of the state, made up of professionals, political and business leaders under the aegis of Save Awgu Forum Enugu State (SAFE). The Awgu leaders, led by ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:55:03 -0700

The stakeholders and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State have endorsed Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as the party's consensus candidate for the 2015 governorship election in the state. In a statement signed ...

SaharaReporters.com

SaharaReporters.com
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:54:41 -0800

His failure to appear in court led Justice Afam Nwobodo to issue a warrant for his arrest, with his name appearing on wanted posters pasted in Enugu and his hometown of Aninri in Awgu local government area. For close to two years, police authorities ...

DailyPost Nigeria

DailyPost Nigeria
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 04:48:45 -0700

According to Dr. Ogbu, “there are three autonomous communities in Awgu town and Chief Stephen Onuoha is not a Traditional Prime Minister to any of the three traditional rulers in Awgu and could not be representing any autonomous community in Awgu ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:52:30 -0800

Udeokolo who mobilized his people of Mmaku to welcome Ugwuanyi when the campaign train arrived Awgu recently said he had hoped to present copies of the sticker to him. Yet, he said he is not deterred and has rather printed more copies to support his ...

DailyPost Nigeria

DailyPost Nigeria
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 04:48:45 -0700

080713F1.Sullivan-Chime New dimensions have been added to the political tension brewing in Enugu State as the people of Awgu, operating under Save Awgu Forum, Enugu (SAFE), have rejected the zoning formula of the ruling People's Democratic Party ...

DailyPost Nigeria

DailyPost Nigeria
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:39 -0700

The constituents, who came under the auspices of the Save Awgu Forum (SAFE), a foremost political pressure group in the Awgu LGA made this known during a solidarity visit to his Mpu country home in Enugu. They predicated their support on the Senator's ...
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