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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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54 news items

 
Huffington Post Canada
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11:15 -0700

"Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold. Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world", in his immortal poem, "The Second Coming" Yeats famously writes these now poignant words. In many ways, the world does appear to be coming apart. What follows is a ...
 
Guelph Mercury
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 02:56:15 -0700

Some landlords do credit checks on their prospective tenants, but Awgu said that's not necessarily the best way to get an accurate picture. A lot of new Canadians or young tenants won't have much of a credit history and "there are people who have ...

StarPhoenix

StarPhoenix
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:07:26 -0700

Ike Awgu, an Ottawa lawyer who represents landlords, said employment checks are also necessary. "It's not only to ascertain whether or not they can afford to live in your unit and have been working there for a while. But also so that if things go south ...
 
Nigerian Observer
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:30:00 -0700

ccording to Okolo, the council has made financial contributions running into several millions of naira to charitable institutions across Enugu, Awka, Nsukka, Awgu and Nnewi. The Supreme Knight of the Order, Chief Anthony Onuh, lauded the newly elevated ...
 
The Guardian
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:03:45 -0700

Reading the six-page document signed by 22 of the 24 members, the House Leader and member representing Awgu North, Udeh Okoye, stated that Onyebuchi had not only abused his office but also disobeyed the lawful directives of the governor. He stated ...
 
BusinessDay
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:22:30 -0700

Davidson Ofor, one of the health officers in Awgu Local Government Area, said a major challenge faced by health workers at the local government areas in Enugu State is inadequate provision of logistics. He however commended some local government ...

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:33:45 -0700

Some landlords do credit checks on their prospective tenants, but Awgu said that's not necessarily the best way to get an accurate picture. A lot of new Canadians or young tenants won't have much of a credit history and “there are people who have ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:45:07 -0700

The motion for the impeachment notice was moved by the Leader of the House and member representing Awgu North Constituency, Mr S.K. Ude-Okoye and seconded by the deputy leader and member representing Uzo-Uwani, Mr. John Ukuta. The member ...
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