Tag Archives: Anambra State

Two Escape Death as Containers Falls On Vehicle In Onitsha

Two persons sustained injuries at Onitsha, Anambra State, when two containers fell off an articulated vehicle at Upper Iweka on the Onitsha-Owerri highway on Monday, the Federal Road Safety Commission has said. The Sector Commander of the FRSC in Anambra, Andrew Kumapayi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka that the accident occurred…

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Nigerians Slam Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano Over Onitsha Market Inferno

Concerned Nigerians have taken to Twitter, to blast Willie Obiano, the Sitting governor of Anambra State over the fire accident at the Ochanja market, the second biggest market in Onitsha. The raging inferno which extended till night started when a tanker fell, spilled its product and subsequently ignited the fire outbreak. Reacting to the tragic incident…

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 Anambra Lawmakers Refuse Prado Jeeps From Governor, Opt For Innoson

Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly have reportedly rejected Toyota Prado sport utility vehicles from the state government as official vehicles. The lawmakers described it as a waste of resources for the executive arm of government to think in that direction in an austere period. According to Punch, it was gathered that the…

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Traditional Medicine Practitioner Predicts Atiku’s Victory At Tribunal, Says He Will Be President This Year

A traditional medicine practitioner in Anambra State known as Igwe Onyeachonam Ofomba, has predicted that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar will defeat the current President, Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal and will in turn become Nigeria’s President this year, as he is destined to do so. Ofomba, speaking…

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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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