Monday Dec 9
Court to rule on Anambra LG poll Dec 12
THE Federal High Court, Awka presided over by Hon Justice M.L. Abubakar has reserved ruling to December 12,in an application for interlocutory injunction brought before it by the embattled chairman of the Anambra State Independent Commission, ANSIEC, Professor Titus Eze against the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the ANSIEC, ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Anambra: CNPP Congratulates Obiano, Hails INEC, Security Agencies
FEDERAL COMMISSIONER OF INEC IN CHARGE OF ANAMBRA, ABIA AND BENUE, CHIEF LAWRENCE NWURUKU , PRESENTING CERTIFICATE OF RETURN TO ANAMBRA GOVERNOR-ELECT, CHIEF WILLIE OBIANO , IN AWKA ON MONDAY .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
National Dialogue: Igbo leaders move to build consensus
IGBO leaders held a crucial meeting on the proposed National dialogue in Enugu yesterday where they emphasized the need for the South East to harmonize their position on various national issues and present same to the confab.
The Long Road To All Igbo Music Awards
By the time the All Igbo Music Awards eventually manages to pull through on December 26th of this year, it would have become clearer how difficult it is to organise an event that celebrates Igbo arts and culture.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
I'll Not Stop Working Till Handover Date, Gov Obi Says At Presentation Of 110 Vehicles To LGs
GOV. PETER OBI OF ANAMBRA AND DEPUTY GOVERNOR, MR EMEKA SIBEUDU, INAUGURATING VEHICLES DONATED TO HEADS OF ADMINISTRATION AND DIRECTORS IN THE STATE'S LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCILS IN AWKA ON WEDNESDAY Outgoing governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has presented 110 vehicles to the local governments in the state.
Kidnapped Anambra PDP Chairman, Emeakayi Regains Freedom
The controversy surrounding the alleged kidnap of Anambra State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party , Prince Ken Emeakayi finally came to a close yesterday as his abductors released him after two days of incarceration.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Anambra Governorship Election: Obiano declared winner
The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Willie Obiano, has been declared winner of the governorship election in Anambra State.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Update on the Upper Class Hotel, Onitsha Lawless Demolition by Governor Peter Obi.
After exhausting all avenues for logical reasoning to prevail on the part of Anambra State Government in regards to their lawless demolition of Upper Class Hotel, on the 1st and 2nd of August, 2013, and the attendant gross character and reputation annihilation, the victims are left with no choice but to commence legal redress.
Supplementary election: INEC announces restriction of movements in Anambra
The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the restriction on human and vehicular movements in two local government areas in Anambra during Saturday's supplementary governorship election.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
S-East, S-South govs meet, plan summit Jan 2014
SIX governors from the South East and South South geo-political zones met yesterday, in Awka and announced that a Southern Summit will be held in the first week of January, 2014.No venue for the summit has been named.
Count PDP out of Anambra supplementary poll -Nwoye
THE governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the Anambra gubernatorial election, Mr. Tony Nwoye said yesterday that his party will not be part of the supplementary election in 211 polling units as scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for next Saturday, November 30. Briefing reporters in Awka, ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Anambra: INEC official docked for negligence of duty
AN Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, official for Idemili North Local Government Area, Anambra State, in the last gubernatorial election in the state, Mr. Chukwujekwu Okeke was, yesterday, arraigned before a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistrate's Court, Abuja, on a one-count charge of dereliction of duty.
DPP candidate wants Anambra guber poll cancelled
Awka-THE Governorship Candidate of Democratic Peoples Party, DPP, in the November 16 Anambra election, Mr. Chijioke Ndubuisi has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to cancel the election and conduct a fresh one next year.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Obi: Why I am assisting universities
Weeks after Gov. Peter Obi changed the name of Anambra State University to Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu University and gave it N5billion for infrastructural development, he explained, yesterday, at St Paul's University and Madonna University at Awka and Okija respectively, that the intervention was necessary.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Pity, Jega failed this test
By Chioma Gabrial It was the picture of Tony Nwoye, the PDP gubernatorial candidate in Anambra gubernatorial election on the front page of Sunday Vanguard of November 17, 2013 that touched me the most.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Anambra: Courts can't stop supplementary election - Umeh
Awka- CHAIRMAN of All Progressive Grand Alliance ,APGA, Chief Victor Umeh, has dismissed claims that the upcoming supplementary election in Anambra State can be stopped by a court order, adding that the courts can not intervene until the exercise is concluded.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Election: Police disperse protesting women with tear gas in Awka
SCORES of women from various parts of the state who protested, yesterday, over the conduct of Anambra governorship poll on Saturday, had a rough deal at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as they were dispersed with tear gas canisters by the police attached to the commission.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Anambra Governorship Election: APGA won convincingly, says Victor Umeh
EVEN as result of Saturday's governorship election in Anambra State is yet to be officially released by INEC, the National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Umeh, Sunday, declared that his party's victory in the election was well deserved.
Anambra poll reflects INEC's lack of competence - Group
The Nigeria Civil Society Election Situation Room has expressed dismay over the `poor' conduct of the Nov. 16 governorship election in Anambra by the Independent National Electoral Commission .
Election officials escape suspected robbery attack in Anambra
No fewer than 20 election officials in the Anambra governorship poll were attacked in the early hours of Sunday by armed robbery suspects along the Onitsha-Owerri Expressway.