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Governor Umahi raps Willie Obiano over renaming of street in Awka

Ebonyi State Governor and Chairman, South-East Governors Forum, David Umahi, on Tuesday, berated his Anambra State counterpart, Willie Obiano, for renaming a street in the state capital, Awka, which was formerly known by the name of Ebonyi State capital, Abakaliki.

Kerosene explosion kills one, injures two in Anambra

A fourteen-year-old girl, Ada Okpoto, has been reportedly killed in a kerosene explosion in her parent’s apartment at 7th Mile, Nkwele Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, in the early hours of Monday, June 18.

Sam Amadi: Nigeria risks collapse if not restructured

Human Rights Lawyer, Dr. Sam Amadi, has warned that the way the Nigeria is presently going, it runs the risk of collapsing if it not immediately restructured.

Anambra government plans revalidation of land title documents

Anambra State Government says it will soon carry out revalidation of title documents in some of the Government Layouts in the state.

NCP: Prayer greatest gift moslems can offer Nigeria now

Anambra State chapter of the National Conscience Party (NCP) says the greatest gift Moslems can offer Nigeria at this point in time is prayer.

Governor Obiano insists on July 1 deadline for ban on Okada riders

The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has said that the July 1 deadline for the ban on commercial motorcycle operators, popularly known as Okada in Onitsha and Awka, is not negotiable.

Gernot Rohr urged to revert to 4-4-2 formation, play players in best positions

Arthur Ebunam, ex-Rangers International, has blamed the Super Eagles’ 0-2 loss to Croatia in their World Cup opener on wrong positioning of players and formation not amenable to scoring goals.

Why I left APGA for APC – Ojukwu’s son

Emeka Ojukwu Jr., the son of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has explained why he left the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Official: Anambra will spend N4.1 billion on farming in 2018

The Anambra State Government says it will spend N4.1 billion on strategic agricultural development initiative in the 2018 planting season.

Anambra government bans sale of petrol, kerosene in markets

The Anambra State Government has directed traders involved in the sale of petrol and kerosene inside markets across the state to stop.

Senator Umeh: Humphrey Nwosu the real hero of June 12

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Chief Victor Umeh has faulted the planned honouring of June 12 heroes today without the then National Electoral Commission (NEC) Chairman, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, saying that Nwosu was the actual hero of the 1993 general election.

Senator Umeh: Honouring MKO Abiola, Babagana Kingibe leaving Humphrey Nwosu is half measure

Senator Victor Umeh (APGA, Anambra Central) says any honour done to Moshood Abiola and Babagana Kingibe, presumed winners of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election without extending same to Professor Humphrey Nwosu, chairman of then National Electoral Commission (NEC) amounts to half measure.

June 12: President Buhari’s Greek gift to woo Southwest – IPOB

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s pronouncement of June 12 as Democracy Day in honour of the late Chief MKO Abiola as a Greek gift, meant to woo people of the South-west of the country.

World Cup: Anambra CP leads Nigerian security contingent in Russia

The Anambra State Police Commissioner, Mr Garba Umar, will lead the Nigerian security contingent to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

IPMAN urges federal government to increase supply of kerosene

The Independent Petroleum Marketers of Nigeria (IPMAN) has called for increased supply of Kerosene in the country.

Police arrest 35 over death of 16 persons in Anambra cult war

Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Garba Umar, on Tuesday, said that 16 persons were killed following gun battle between two rival cult groups in Awka, the state capital in two weeks.

60-year-old man ‘stabs daughter to death’ in Anambra

Also speaking, Mr Sabastine Aguluka, the suspect’s immediate younger brother, said that his brother had been molesting people especially members of his family including himself.

Officials: Anambra first in immunisation

Dr. Chioma Ezenyimulu, the Executive Secretary, Anambra State Primary Health Care Development Agency (ASPHCDA), has said that Anambra State took first position in South East in the past Measles Campaign scoring 95 per cent in the zone.

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