Tag: Anambra

PDP Constitutes Anambra Appeal Panel

AMT Tanimu- June 28, 2021

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has approved the nomination of some party members to serve on its Governorship Primary Electoral Appeal ... Read More

Flag-off of Rural Women Cash Grant Programme in Anambra State

AMT Tanimu- February 2, 2021

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development has flagged off the Rural Women Cash Grant Programme in Anambra State. The representative ... Read More

Fire Incident at Nnewi, Onitsha

AMT Tanimu- January 22, 2021

Nnewi the industrial hub of Anambra State was Friday morning thrown into pandemonium, when a truck loaded with diesel went up in flames at a ... Read More

Anambra residents decry electricity tariff, NERC insists no hike

Abdul Jimoh- January 6, 2021

Some Resident’s in Anambra capital city, Awka, have criticised the recent electricity tariff payable by power consumers across the country in the first month of ... Read More

52 escape death in Anambra multiple accident on New Year’s Day 2021

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2021

No fewer than 52 people escaped death in an accident involving six vehicles on Ihiala road, Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra as the New ... Read More

COVID-19: NCDC, ICRC to train 25 Anambra doctors on infection prevention, control

Abdul Jimoh- August 14, 2020

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) plan to train 25 doctors in Anambra on Infection Prevention ... Read More

FG inaugurates zone 13 police headquarters in Anambra

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday inaugurated the Zone 13 Nigeria Police Headquarters at Ukpo, near Awka in Anambra. Ukpo is in ... Read More

Anambra Records 125 Fire Outbreaks in 5 Months – Fire Chief

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2020

The Anambra Fire Service said it recorded no fewer than 125 fire outbreaks across the state between January and May this year. The Director, Anambra ... Read More

Force HQ Emerge Winners at 2020 Police Games

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2020

Force Headquarters, Abuja, has emerged overall winner of the 12th Biennial Police Gamed with 239 medals made up of 102 gold, 70 silver and 67 ... Read More

Police confirm the alleged attack, killing of 2 cops in Anambra

Abdul Jimoh- December 3, 2019

The Police Command in Anambra have confirmed the death of two police officers, allegedly attacked and shot by suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People ... Read More

Hit-and-run Driver Kills Woman in Awka

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2019

A yet to be identified woman has been killed by a hit-and-run driver in Awka, Anambra State. The accident occurred on Sunday at about 11:05 ... Read More

Shun Neo-paganism, Catholic Bishop Urges Christians

Henry Solomon- August 25, 2019

Bishop Paulinus Ezeokafor of the Catholic Diocese of Awka  has called on Christians to remain truly faithful to their faith  and shun neo-paganism which he ... Read More

Fire guts fabrics shop destroys goods worth millions in Anambra

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 20, 2019

Anambra State Fire Service says it averted the late Tuesday night fire incident that destroyed goods worth millions of Naira from spreading to other shops ... Read More

Anambra: YPP candidates confident of victory despite postponement

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

Two candidates of Young Progressives Party (YPP) in Anambra have expressed confidence in their chances to win their elections in spite of the postponement of ... Read More

Traders, others shun IPOB “sit-at-home order“ in Enugu

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 14, 2018

Traders, artisans, and others on Friday, shunned the ‘sit-at-home order’ issued by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which directed people in the South-East ... Read More

IPMAN Urges FG To Increase Supply Of Kerosene

Abdul Jimoh- June 6, 2018

The Independent Petroleum Marketers of Nigeria (IPMAN) has called for the increased supply of Kerosene in the country. Chief Ikechukwu Nwankwo, chairman of IPMAN, Enugu ... Read More

Police bust Anambra gun dealer, 10 others in Benue-Taraba axis

admin- May 9, 2018

Anambra gun dealer Miracle Emmanuel and three others paraded today, along with their armoury The Nigerian police said they have smashed two gun running and ... Read More

Son Allegedly Hacks 83-Year-Old Father To Death In Enugu

Abdul Jimoh- May 8, 2018

Jimoh MoshoodPolice PPRO Enugu State Police Command has commenced an investigation into the alleged killing of a father by his son at Ojinato, a community ... Read More

205 INEC Staff Suspended Over Roles Played in Elections – Chairman

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed ... Read More

INEC fixes Anambra Central Senatorial District election for Jan 13, 2018

inno.korie- November 24, 2017

The Independent National EIectoral Commission has fixed Jan. 13, 2018 for the conduct of the rerun Anambra Central Senatorial District election. The seat became vacant ... Read More