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U.S. Condemns Mubi Mosque Suicide Attack

Adamawa - 9 hours ago. The U.S. has condemned the suicide attack at a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa, which killed no fewer than 50 people and injured several others. The U.S. Department of State, in a statement by its Spokesperson, Ms Heather Nauert, described the blast as a terrorist attack. The U.S. extended its sincere condolences to the Nigerian people...

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I Am Determined To Give Nigerians Free, Fair Election – PMB

Anambra - 1 day ago. By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday commended the people of Anambra State, the governorship candidates, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), election observers as well as security agencies and other stakeholders, on the peaceful conduct of last Saturday’s governorship election in the state. A statement by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, quoted the...

Reflections: Obiano’s Victory How The Dynamics Could Shape 2019

Anambra - 1 day ago. By Simon Utsu I’ve kept telling those who care to listen that trivial sentiments should be kept out of modern day electioneering. In the same vein, I’ve been of the opinion that Anambra state is a model state in Nigeria for politics and even governance. Reason why over a year ago, after sampling opinion coupled...

PMB Congratulates Obiano, Assures Nigerians Of Free,Fair Election

Anambra - 2 days ago. By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the people of Anambra State, the governorship candidates, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), election observers as well as security agencies and other stakeholders, on the peaceful conduct of the November 18 gubernatorial election in the state. According to the President, “the processes leading to the...

Anambra Election: Gov. Dickson Mocks Bayelsa APC Over Alleged Undemocratic Conduct

Anambra - 2 days ago. By Osa Okhomina,Yenagoa ..commend Obiano, security agents The Bayelsa State Governor, the Hon. Seriake Dickson yesterday mocked the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the State over lack of proper democratic conduct during elections as compared to their counpart in Anambra State. Governor Seriake Dickson, while congratulating Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State...

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Anambra: APC Congratulates Obiano

Anambra - 2 days ago. By Andrew Essien, Abuja The governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Monday, Officially congratulated the winner of the recently concluded governorship election in Anambra state, Willie Obiano. The party also saluted the party’s candidate in the governorship election, Tony Nwoye for conceding defeat and admonished other candidates who participated but were defeated to emulate its flag...

Reflections: Obiano’s Victory How The Dynamics Could Shape 2019

Anambra - 3 days ago. By Simon Utsu I’ve kept telling those who care to listen that trivial sentiments should be kept out of modern day electioneering. In the same vein, I’ve been of the opinion that Anambra state is a model state in Nigeria for politics and even governance. Reason why over a year ago, after sampling opinion coupled...

Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme Dies In London

Anambra - 3 days ago. Former Nigerian Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, is dead. According to a statement from his family said he died at a London clinic on Sunday. The statement, signed by his brother and the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State, Igwe Laz Ekwueme, said Mr. Ekwueme died at 10:00 pm. The statement reads in part: “Ekwueme...

Obiano Wins Anambra Governorship Poll

Anambra - 3 days ago. By OKECHUKWU OBETA, Awka – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday declared Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Anambra State. Declaring the result of the election, which was keenly contested by 37 candidates, in Awka on Sunday, INEC’s Returning Officer, Prof. Zana...

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Anambra Guber: Obiano Set To Win

Anambra - 4 days ago. By OKECHUKWU OBETA, Awka – The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Dr Willie Obiano, is set to be re-elected governor of Anambra State following the election conducted in the state yesterday. The incumbent governor raced to an early lead in yesterday’s poll and retained the momentum, leading most watchers to give...

Great Symbol Of The Igbo Spirit!

Anambra - 4 days ago. By Uzodinma Nwala – Albert Chinualumogu Achebe was born in 1938, in Ogidi, Anambra State of Igboland. He was reared in a Christian family, studied medicine and literature at the University of Ibadan. He worked for the Nigerian Broadcasting Company (NBC), where he rose to the rank of Director of External Broadcasting. He left the...

EDITORIAL: Buhari In The South East

Anambra - 4 days ago. President Muhammadu Buhari has just concluded a two-day trip to the South East. He may have been on his way to Anambra State to participate in the last stretch of the political campaign for the gubernatorial election that held yesterday. Beyond the political hue to that long awaited visit to the geopolitical zone and regardless...

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Anambra Decides: ISDMG Condemns Widespread Vote Buying, Commends INEC

Anambra - 4 days ago. By Michael Oche, Anambra The Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG) has condemned reported cases of widespread voters inducement and vote buying during Saturday’s Anambra governorship election. The group which said it deployed 100 election observers during the election, also commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the quick deployment of election materials as...

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Anambra Election: ISDMG Charges Political Parties, Security Agencies On Credible Poll

Anambra - 5 days ago. By Michael Oche, Abuja  An election monitoring group, Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG) has charged politicians and security agencies to ensure that the November 18 Anambra governorship election is rancour free. The group in a statement signed by its executive director, Dr Chima Amadi said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has made several...

Wike Condemns Withdrawal Of Gov Obiano’s Security Details

Anambra - 6 days ago. BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, Port Harcourt Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has condemned the decision of the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to withdraw the security details of Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, describing the action as a sign of overzealousness. This is as the governor called on all Nigerians to work towards...

EU, US, Britain, Canada Others To Monitor Anambra Election

Anambra - 6 days ago. By KUNLE OLASANMI, OMONU YAX-NELSON and JULIANA AGBO, Abuja No fewer than 54 local and international organisations, including European Union (EU), British High Commission, US Embassy and High Commission of Canada are set to monitor governorship election billed to hold tomorrow in Anambra State, LEADERSHIP Friday gathered yesterday. Others monitoring the elections are International Foundation...

221 Policemen Attached To Gov Obiano – Police

Anambra - 6 days ago. By Sunday Isuwa, Abuja The Nigeria Police Force disclosed yesterday that 221 Police officers were attached to Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano, for his personal and office protection. Obiano had alleged the withdrawal of his security detail, a development that necessitated the president to order the reinstatement of the governor’s security aide. A statement by...

221 Policemen Attached To Gov Obiano – Police

Anambra - 6 days ago. By Sunday Isuwa, Abuja The Nigeria Police Force disclosed yesterday that 221 Police officers were attached to Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano, for his personal and office protection. Obiano had alleged the withdrawal of his security detail, a development that necessitated the president to order the reinstatement of the governor’s security aide. A statement by...

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Jonathan To Nigerians: Let’s Collectively Defend Democracy

Anambra - 6 days ago. By Anayo Onukwugha, Port Harcourt Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has advised Nigerians and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to collectively defend the country’s democracy. Jonathan, who gave the advise today while speaking at the grand finale of the PDP governorship campaign in Onitsha, Anambra State, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is the only party that...