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Anambra Central: Uche Ekwunife not eligible to contest election – Senator Umeh

Senator Victor Umeh, who contested the February National Assembly election on the platform of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, said yesterday that Senator Uche Ekwunife of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who was declared winner for Anambra Central senatorial zone by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, was not eligible to contest the election.
Senator Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh: Why I’m challenging Uche Ekwunife’s declaration

The immediate past senator representing Anambra Central senatorial district, Chief Victor Umeh, has said that for Nigeria to evolve, there must be strict adherence to the rules governing the country.
Victor Umeh

Anambra Central: Tribunal set to hear Senator Umeh’s petition against Uche Ekwunife’s election

All is now set for the titanic battle on the election petition filed by Senator Victor Umeh against Senator Uche Ekwunife and three others challenging the declaration of Ekwunife as winner of the Anambra Central senatorial seat in the 2019 senatorial election.
Uche Ekwunife

Anambra Central: SDP candidate urged to drop petition against Senator Ekwunife

Four former senators that represented Anambra Central at various times since the current democratic dispensation, had intervened in the ongoing election petition filed at the tribunal by the candidate of Social Democratic Party, SDP, Mr. Tony Chukwuelue, urging him to drop his petition against Senator Uche Ekwunife of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Elections: INEC releases list of elected senators

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released a list of senators elected for the ninth assembly so far.

Anambra elections: APGA wins 24 seats, PDP 6 in assembly poll

Results from the 30 state constituencies for the Anambra State House of Assembly have been released, with All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, winning 24, while the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, won six.
Senator Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh seeks cancellation of Anambra Central Senatorial election over alleged irregularities

Victor Umeh, the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra Central in last Saturday’s election, has called for the cancellation of the election in the district over alleged irregularities.

APC leads in announced National Assembly results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released results of 118 National Assembly seats out of the 469.

Election: APGA wins four House of Reps elections in Anambra, loses three senate contests

All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) won four out of the eleven federal constituency polls in Anambra from results so far announced by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the National Assembly elections.
Uche Ekwunife

PDP wins Anambra Central senatorial seat

Senator Uche Ekwunife of the Peoples Democratic Party has been declared winner of Anambra Central Senatorial District election held on February 23.
Senator Victor Umeh

Election: Stop inciting APGA leaders against me – Senator Umeh tells PDP

The lawmaker representing Anambra Central, Senator Victor Umeh, has accused the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of inciting members of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) to work against him.
Atiku Abubakar

Anambra youths back Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Atiku Abubakar

Youths from 181 communities in Anambra State, under the aegis of Anambra State Association of Town Unions (ASTU), have thrown their weight behind the action of Ohanaeze Ndigbo on the endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar.
Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh refutes alleged N26 million misappropriation

The senator representing Anambra Central District and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), in Feb. 16 poll, Chief Victor Umeh, has dismissed alleged misappropriation of N26 million belonging to the 109 electoral wards in the Senatorial district.
Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh: I’ve calling to serve Igbo people

Victor Umeh, the senator representing Anambra Central, who is seeking re-election, has replied his critics who accuse him of overstepping the boundary of his primary constituency to speak for others, saying that his calling was to serve the Igbo people.
Uche Ekwunife

Senator Ekwunife drums support for Atiku Abubakar, PDP in Anambra

Sen. Uche Ekwunife, the Anambra Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Anambra electorate to vote for the party in the February general elections.

Senator Ngige: APC‘ll sweep Anambra polls

Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will sweep the polls in Anambra State in next month’s generals.
Senator Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh hails President Buhari over Zik’s mausoleum

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Victor Umeh, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari over the completion of the mausoleum of former president of Nigeria, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe.
Victor Umeh

Victor Umeh alleges foul play in constituency fund withdrawal

The senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial Zone, Senator Victor Umeh, on Saturday threatened to expose Senator Uche Ekwunife who represented the district until her election was nullified by the court in December 2015.

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Insecurity: We’ll give special budgetary attention to Zamfara – Speaker Gbajabiamila

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