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95 suspected cultists nabbed in Anambra

A total of 95 suspected cultists have been arrested by the police in various communities of Anambra State.
President Buhari signs New National Minimum Wage Bill into Law in State House on 18th April 2019 2

Cleric: Nigeria needs a man like Buhari

Mr Ubaka Ifeabunike, Anglican Cleric in Charge of St. Peter’s Church, Enugwu–Ukwu, has said Nigeria needs a strong leader like President Muhammadu Buhari to tackle challenges facing the country.

Relatives of burnt corpses in Anambra mortuary want speedy identification

Some relatives of the dead whose bodies were burnt at an inferno in Enugwu-Ukwu General Hospital, Anambra on December 29 have called for speedy investigation and identification of the corpses.
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Police probe burning of corpses, mortuary fire

Anambra police command has launched an investigation to unravel the cause of the fire that burnt some corpses at the mortuary of the General Hospital in Enugwu-Ukwu in Njikoka Local Government.

Anambra mortuary gutted by mysterious fire, corpses burnt beyond recognition

Scores of corpses were gutted by a mysterious fire at the mortuary section of the General Hospital Enugwu-Ukwu in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra.

Four arrested for selling 6-year-old girl for N500,000

Two women: Onyeka David, 35, Ifeoma Chukwudulu, 39; and two men: Nnamdi Ogbu, 38, and Raymond Chinwata, 46, have been arrested by the police in Anambra State for allegedly stealing and selling a six-year-old girl, Chigaemezu Monday, for N500,000.

Anambra: Six erosion sites to gulp N9 billion

Six out of the 972 active erosion sites in Anambra State have been slated to gulp a total of N9 billion, the state governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has disclosed.

I pay N10,000 for virgins’ underwear – herbalist

A herbalist whose name was given as Ogbuebunu was on Saturday nabbed by a combined efforts of vigilantes and youths of Abagana community in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Anambra Central: Deputy governor hails peaceful conduct of re-run election

Anambra Deputy Governor, Dr. Nkem Okeke, hailed the peaceful conduct of the re-run election in Anambra Central Senatorial District.

Ohanaeze, BIM, others mourn ex-VP Alex Ekwueme

Former Vice-President Alex Ekwueme, 85, has died in a London clinic, the family confirmed on Monday.

Make voter registration regular, continuous – ASHDC chief tells INEC

Chief Godson Ezenagu, the Chairman, Anambra State Housing Development Corporation (ASHDC), has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to make registration of voters a continuous exercise.

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Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run her last 800-metres today before the International Association of Athletics Federations imposes hugely controversial new rules limiting testosterone in female athletes.

Caster Semenya to return to track in 2,000 metres race in France

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2,000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs on June 11, the organisers said on Friday.
Lagos State Governor-elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu was at a special reception organised by Kings’s Court Chapel for the Ogun State Govenor-elect Prince Dapo Abiodun on Sunday. 1

Babajide Sanwo-Olu: My administration will be hardworking

The Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday said he would work assiduously to deliver the dividends of democracy to the people of the state.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.

Manuel Neuer: Ajax’s Andre Onana deserved to be in Champions League final

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.

Boko Haram kills 25 soldiers, civilians in an ambush in Borno

Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning, two security sources said, the second deadly attack on the army this week.
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PDP congratulates Zamfara governor-elect, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.