Home Topics Alex Ekwueme Square

Alex Ekwueme Square

Anambra shuts down markets for APGA presidential rally

Markets in Anambra State will be shut down on Thursday as the All Progressives Grand Alliance begins its Presidential campaign in Awka, the state capital.
Ikemba Uzoezie

Anambra factional Speaker presides over plenary with 25 out of 30 members

The factional Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Ikem Uzoezie, on Thursday held a plenary session with 25 out of the 30 members of the house amidst tight security.

Don’t hand destinies of your children to unfaithful politicians – VP Osinbajo’s wife tells women

Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, yesterday, charged Nigerian women not to hand over the lives and destinies of their children to unfaithful politicians.

MASSOB: We’re not against Ohanaeze on restructuring

Pro-Biafra group, the Movement for Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), has declared that it was not against Ohaneze Ndigbo on their demands for the restructuring but allayed fear that the clamour for restructuring of Nigeria may hit the rocks.

Heavy police presence at venue of Ohanaeze summit

Security has been beefed up around the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, Anambra capital, venue of the Monday Ohanaeze Ndigbo summit on restructuring.

Anambra government warns against unauthorized use of Ekwueme Square

The Anambra State Government said that its attention has been drawn to illegal use of Dr Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka and called on the defaulters to stop forthwith.

Governor Fayose, others in Anambra as Willie Obiano takes oath for second term

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors to the second term inauguration of Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra state, on Saturday.

Two soldiers slump at Armed Forces Day parade

Two soldiers on Monday slumped at the 2018 Armed Forces and Remembrance Day held at the Dr Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, Anambra State.

2019: Join APGA or be sacked – Governor Obiano tells Southeast governors

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Thursday described the All Progressives Grand Alliance as the “South-East hurricane.”

Wise men still come from the East

At his incarnation, wise men gifted in astronomy came from the East, all the way to Bethlehem, in the south of Jerusalem, to worship Jesus Christ. They are today known as the Magi, who gave the newborn gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

Anambra guber: Hospitality business booms ahead of poll

The massive deployment of security personnel and personnel of other organisations for the Nov.18 Governorship election in Anambra has led to boom in hospitality business in Awka and its environs.

Professionals venturing into politics simply to steal money – Ex-Minister Chinedu Nebo

Former Minister of Power, Professor Chinedu Nebo, yesterday in Awka urged professionals in various fields to shun politics and concentrate in their areas of specialties, arguing that the clamour for politics by the professionals was killing knowledge in the country.

Anambra guber poll will be violence-free – Ex-Minister Chinedu Nebo

Former Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, has expressed optimism over the peaceful and successful conduct of the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State.

‎Anambra guber: Governor Willie Obiano promises new airport, salary increase, other

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Tuesday flagged off his re-election campaign with a laundry list of promises, including building a new airport and increasing the wages of civil servants.

Anambra guber: Governor Obiano flags-off re-election campaign

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Monday, 2nd October 2017 flagged off his re-election campaign in Awka, Southeast Nigeria, promising to continue with various developmental projects his administration has embarked on in the state should he be allowed to govern the state for another four years.

Police arrest 30 fake delegates at Anambra APC’s primary

At least 30 fake delegates were arrested by police at the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship election primary which held in Awka on Saturday.

Recent Stories

Then-Army Capt. Mathew L. Golsteyn in Afghanistan. He has been charged in the alleged killing of a suspected Taliban bombmaker in 2010. (Officer of Rep. Duncan Hunter)

Donald Trump to review case of soldier charged with murdering Afghan

US President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will review the case of a soldier charged with premeditated murder for killing an alleged bomb-maker in Afghanistan.

Soldier killed as troops repel attack by insurgents disguised as aid workers

One soldier has been killed as the Nigerian Army has repelled attack by Boko Haram insurgents who disguised as humanitarian workers at Gudunbali community in Borno.
Anthony Joshua celebrates with all his belts after stopping Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. Photo by Richard Heathcote-Getty Images

Anthony Joshua: Why I rejected $50 million offer to fight Wilder at Wembley

Anthony Joshua has explained why he and Deontay Wilder did not fight this summer at Wembley Stadium.
Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool back on top as Xherdan Shaqiri sinks Manchester United

Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League as Xherdan Shaqiri inspired a 3-1 win over bitter rivals Manchester United, while Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run was shattered by a shock defeat at Southampton on Sunday.
Kano Pillars retain Ahlan Cup

Kano Pillars stop Wikki Tourists to retain Ahlan Cup

Kano Pillars today retained the Ahlan Pre-Season Tournament after they beat Wikki Tourists 2-1 in the Final at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.