Anambra News

NDLEA raids marijuana smoking joints in Anambra

Tony Okafor, Awka The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has commenced the raid of marijuana smoking joints in Anambra State.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Anambra monarch rallies support for Buhari

Igwe Dennis Ezebuilo of Amanuke Kingdom in Awka North in Anambra State, has called on the electorate to support the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari by voting massively for him in the Feb. 16, poll.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

2019 election: Alex Otti slams Gov. Ikpeazu, decries increase poverty rate in Abia

He expressed displeasure that in spite of the enormous economic potentials in Abia, poverty rate in the state as at today stands at 28.3% while Anambra state is just 13%.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Homes, farms set ablaze as two communities clash in Anambra

By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—SEVERAL houses were set ablaze and farmlands burnt following a clash between Umuemu Anam and Nzam, both in Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State over ownership of a parcel of land in the area.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Amosun’s quest for social justice in Ogun State | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

What Governor Amosun has done is comparable to what Governor Peter Obi did in 2014 in Anambra State, when, in a laudable move to ensure equity, justice and fairness, nominated the incumbent Governor Willie Obiano from the long marginalised Anambra North to succeed him as a balancing act, instead of choosing someone from his Anambra Central Zone.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Shehu Shagari, part hero | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

President Shagari appointed Chief Michael Godwin Edward Prest, a lawyer journalist from Onitsha in Anambra state as his Chief of staff.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

N500m goods destroyed as fire razes Onitsha paper shops

By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—Goods estimated at N500 million were at the weekend destroyed by a mystery fire which razed about 300 shops at Onitsha Printing Paper Dealers market, Woliwo area of the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra state.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

‘Buhari has already won February election’

Tony Okafor, Awka The All Progressives Congress’ governorship candidate in the 2017 election in Anambra State, Dr Tony Nwoye, on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari had already won the February 16 presidential election.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

2019 election: What I'll do for Buhari

The Senator Representing Anambra South, and state coordinator, President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Council, Andy Uba, has promised President Buhari a landslide victory in Anambra State, in the Febuary 16 Presidential election.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Envisioning Buhari’s next four years | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Others listed is the completion of the Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria to Kano, completion of the works on federal roads using Sukuk Bonds in each states of the federation, complete the Second Niger Bridge connecting Anambra and Delta states and to complete the East-West road connecting Warri, Delta to Oron, Akwa-Ibom, through Kaiama and Port Harcourt in Bayelsa and Rivers states.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 20, 2019