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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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7 news items

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:30:00 -0700

A group in Enugu State, Save Awgu Forum, Enugu (SAFE), has disassociated itself from text messages being circulated in and around the state, announcing that it had endorsed the purported ambition of Governor Sullivan Chime, to represent Enugu West ...

Leadership Newspapers

AllAfrica.com
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:22:30 -0700

... seven hundred and ninety-nine naira, seventy kobo (N685, 266,799.70k) for the procurement of civil works in the 2013 MDG projects in the state. He noted that the approval covers jobs in health and education sectors in Enugu East, Nkanu West, Awgu ...

Daily Times Nigeria

Daily Times Nigeria
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:26:15 -0700

She listed the local government areas to include Aninri (two cases), Enugu East (28), Enugu South (19), Igboeze South (1), Nkanu East (6), Nsukka (1), Udi (7), Awgu (2) and Oji-River (1). Others are Enugu North (15 cases), Ezeagu (1), Isiuzo (2), Nkanu ...

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The Guardian
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:56:15 -0700

The Leader of the state House of Assembly, Sunday Ude-Okoye (Awgu north constituency) moved the motion, asking his colleagues to adopt the stipulation of the constitution he quoted above. His motion was seconded by the Deputy leader, John Kelvin ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:11:15 -0700

This opposition to zoning is currently being spearheaded by the people of greater Awgu, comprising Awgu area, Oji-River and Aninri which is Ekweremadu's own community. The greater Awgu group is crying marginalization, and presently appealing to ...

Leadership Newspapers

Leadership Newspapers
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:35:19 -0700

“Presently, we have slated six local government areas of Enugu East, Awgu, Udi, Igboeze South, Nsukka and Nkanu West in the state, to benefit from the same projects, which will cost N1.2 billion,'' he said. In an interview with NAN, Alhaji Sani Talata ...
 
Nigerian Observer
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:55:04 -0700

She listed the local government areas to include Aninri (two cases), Enugu East (28), Enugu South (19), Igboeze South (1), Nkanu East (6), Nsukka (1), Udi (7), Awgu (2) and Oji-River (1). Others are Enugu North (15 cases), Ezeagu (1), Isiuzo (2), Nkanu ...
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