Tag Archives: Anambra State

Student Of Anambra College Of Education Commits Suicide Over School Fees

A 29-year-old student of Nwafor-Orizu College of Education, Anambra State, Philip Chinedu, has reportedly committed suicide over alleged increase of tuition fee. According to Southern City News, the deceased, a 200 level student of the institution who lived off-campus, was found hanged on a ceiling fan in his room at about 8.40pm The incident caused…

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INEC Releases Names Of Anambra Governorship Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released the names of all candidates for the November 18 governorship election in Anambra state. The Commission released the names in a statement issued by its Director of Publicity, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi in Abuja, on Wednesday. According to the statement said thirty-seven (37) candidates, including five women, are vying…

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“Kinsley ‘Kcee’ Okonkwo” To Run For Governor Of “Anambara” State

Nigeria musician and CEO of Five Star Music, Kcee has declared his intention to run for Governor of Anambra state. The singer revealed his #AttentionToDetail2017 campaign with an Instagram post of the above photo See caption below: Its about time, Big Announcement on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11am…. #Nottooyoungtorun #Attentiontodetail2017 A post shared by KCEE (@iam_kcee) on…

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Willie Obiano Pardons 25 Inmates, Gives Each N1m

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, yesterday, granted amnesty to 25 inmates drawn from Awka, Onitsha and Aguata prisons in the state, just as he announced that government had approved N1 million for each to rehabilitate them. Those from Awka prisons are Obumneme Okafor, Chibike Nwogwu, Daniel Philemon, Ude Chidiebere, and Innocent Okeke who was…

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Buhari Expresses Condolences To Anambra Over Petrol Tanker Crash That Left 60 Dead

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his condolences to the governor and people of Anambra State over the gruesome incident that took place over the weekend, in which 60 people lost their lives when a petrol tanker crashed into a busy bus station in Onitsha. In a statement issued in Abuja by his Senior Special Assistant…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. Chinua Achebe Laid To Rest. His burial was attended by president Goodluck Jonathan (who literally held up Achebe’s book), Ghana’s President John Mahama, most of the Eastern states governor and members of the international…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The former Deputy Governor of Anambra State, Dr. Chudi Nwike, who was kidnapped on March 19, has been killed by his kidnappers. In an audio recording on Thursday, Boko Haram has rejected the proposed…

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