Home Topics Anambra House of Assembly

Anambra House of Assembly

Anambra lawmakers asked for Prado – government

Anambra State government reacted weekend to the alleged preference of Innoson SUV cars to Toyota Prado Jeeps by members of the State House of Assembly, saying the lawmakers actually asked for Prado Jeeps.

Xenophobia: Anambra Assembly urges President Buhari to make Air Peace a national carrier

Anambra State House of Assembly has urged the Federal Government to make Air Peace Airline a National Carrier for its contributions in the evacuation of stranded Nigerians in South Africa.

APGA: Governor Obiano won’t rubber-stamp 7th legislature

National chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Victor Ike Oye, says, Governor Willie Obiano won’t rubber-stamp the newly inaugurated 7th State assembly on June 12th, 2019.
Uche Victor Okafor

Anambra speaker hails state opposition parties

Uche Victor Okafor, the Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, has commended opposition parties in the state for what he described as constructive criticisms and assessment of the present government in Anambra.

Uche Okafor emerges Anambra Assembly speaker unopposed

Hon. Uche Okafor of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has emerged the Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly.

Anambra government to establish sickle cell clinics

Following the passage of the bill for the control and eradication of sickle cell anaemia into law in Anambra State, the state government may in no distant time commence the establishment of sickle clinics in all the 21 local government areas as well as general hospitals across the state.

New law: No marriage without sickle cell-free certificate in Anambra

The Anambra State House of Assembly has passed a bill for a law to control and eradicate sickle cell in the state, with a provision that no marriage would be entered into without the couple possessing a certificate declaring them free of sickle cell anemia.

Sickle cell law: Priests, Parents risk imprisonment in Anambra

Anambra State House of Assembly, has enacted a law to control and eradicate Sickle cell anemia in the state.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Anambra APGA lawmaker defects to APC

An All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) lawmaker representing Aguata 11, at the Anambra House of Assembly, Mr Ikem Uzozie, has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Anambra monarch pledges maximum cooperation with NYSC

Igwe Joel Egwuonwu, Traditional Ruler of Umuawulu, Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra, has pledged that his community would play good hosts to the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC).

Former lawmaker assassinated in Anambra

A former lawmaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Anthony Igboka, was on Tuesday night shot dead by unknown gunmen.

INEC: Attack on ad-hoc staff dangerous to democracy

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worry over cases of harassment, maiming and killing of its ad-hoc staff recorded during the just concluded general elections.

Anambra elections: APGA wins 24 of 30 assembly seats

The All Progressives Grand Alliance has won 24 of the 30 seats in the Anambra State House of Assembly, while Peoples Democratic party won six seats, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

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.

Lawmaker denies dismantling borehole after losing election

A member of the House of Representatives and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for Awka North and South federal constituency, Hon Anayo Nebe, has denied that he was dismantling boreholes he constructed for the people of his constituency because they failed to vote for him.

PDP: Anambra won’t fall for Governor Obiano’s bait again

As the Governorship and House of Assembly elections draw near, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has chided Governor Willie Obiano for introducing some measures to cushion the economic hardship of the time, saying such measures were geared towards seducing voters to vote for All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the election.

Ifeanyi Ubah throws weight behind YPP candidates for state assembly elections

Senator-elect Ifeanyi Ubah has called on the electorate in Anambra State to vote for all candidates of Young Progressives Party standing for election into Anambra House of Assembly on March 9.
Young Progressive Party YPP

Anambra community promises massive votes for YPP candidates

The people of Akpo community in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra have endorsed the candidates of Young Peoples Party (YPP) and resolved to deliver them in February general elections.

Recent Stories

Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education, told newsmen on Sunday in Kaduna that the review would enable the Commission to determine areas requiring legislative action before the 2023 elections.

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: INEC condemns violence, assures voters of fair, credible conclusion

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern about some reported cases of violence in the Saturday governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections.
Google employees are holding a sit-in at offices around the world to protest alleged retaliation against workers.

Google enters battle for cloud gaming market

Ever-expanding Google becomes a gaming company Tuesday with the launch of its Stadia cloud service that lets people play console-quality video games on a web browser or smartphone.
Here are photographs of Governor Yahaya Bello expecting the final verdict. 3

Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello watches declaration of election results — in pictures

Here are photographs of Governor Yahaya Bello expecting the final verdict.

Bayelsa guber: Armed thugs delay collation of votes in PDP candidate’s local council

Some armed thugs held officials of the electoral commission, INEC, hostage in one of the wards in Kolokuma Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, thereby delaying final collation of results, an official and an election observer said.
Injured demonstrators inside an ambulance in Sacaba, on the outskirts of Cochabamba, Bolivia, Nov. 15, 2019.

Four more deaths in Bolivia protests

Four more people have died in protests in Bolivia, raising the total number killed in the political unrest to 23, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights said Saturday.