Anambra Governor Inaugurates State Emergency Management Agency Board

The Anambra State Governor has inaugurated a seven-man board to superintend over activities of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) in the state. This development is sequel to the various emergency situation in the state in areas of health, agriculture and commerce.

Gov. Obiano appoints 5 new commissioners

Governor Willie Obiano (M) and the commissioners at the right Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra has appointed five new commissioners to assist in steering the affairs of the state.

Anambra Police Deny Shutting Down Human Flesh Serving Restaurant

Anambra State Police Command has debunked the report that went viral in the Print, Electronic and Social media that a restaurant serving human flesh as meat was shut down in the state. Addressing journalists at the State Police Command in Awka, the Police Public Relations Officer, Mr.

Anambra Schools Get Multi-million Naira Projects

The Governor of Anambra State has commissioned completed multi-million Naira projects in two Schools in Onitsha, the commercial city of the state. The projects are part of Governor Willie Obiano’s commitment to improving the academic and infrastructural standards of education across public and mission schools in the south-south Nigerian State.

President Jonathan Sends Birthday Wishes To Shonekan, Nwobodo

President Goodluck Jonathan has felicitated with Chief Ernest Shonekan on the occasion of his 79th birthday anniversary, saying that Nigeria owes the former Head of State a huge debt of gratitude for his immense contributions to national development. “On behalf of my family, the Government and people of the Federal

Anambra Police Tour Prisons And Motherless Babies’ Homes

The Police in Anambra State have vowed to prove their friendliness with a visit to the prison and some Motherless babies homes in the state, to contribute towards their upkeep and welfare. The Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mr.

Obiano Signs $61m Poultry Farming MoU With Lynden Farms

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has signed a $61m Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Lynden Integrated Farms Limited for the establishment of a modern poultry production and processing farm in the state. The Governor, during the occasion at the Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia in Awka, the Anambra State capital, emphasised that

GEJ Appoints Peter Obi As Chairman Of SEC


A former  Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi has been appointed the new Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. His appointment was announced on Monday.

Anambra State First Lady Empowers 200 Physically Challenged

The wife of the Anambra State Governor, Mrs Ebele Obiano, has distributed prosthetic limbs and empowering items to 200 physically challenged persons in the state. During the fitting of the limbs at the Women Development Center, Awka, Anambra State capital, Mrs Obiano said the gesture was to enable them earn

Obiano Declares APGA Next Opposition Party

Anambra State Governor, Mr Willie Obiano, on Tuesday said the recent in- road and victories recorded by the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) during the general elections has positioned it as the next opposition party in Nigeria. Mr Obiano made the statement when House of Representatives members-elect from the state

APGA National Chairman Calls For Probe Of South East Elections

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has called on the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to set as a priority after his swearing in, the probe of the general elections in the South East. Mr Victor Umeh, who made the appeal, also called for a comprehensive electoral

Anambra Assembly Poll: Voters Revolt Over Stolen Result Sheet

The House of Assembly re-run in 32 wards and 500 polling units in Anambra State has been conducted amidst complaints of electoral fraud and malpractice. Several inconsistencies during the April 11 House of Assembly election led to the cancellation of the poll in 32 wards and 500 polling units spread

APC, PDP Call For Cancellation Of Anambra State Assembly Elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State on Tuesday called for the cancellation of the just concluded governorship and state house of assembly election in the State. Both parties are alleging that the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) colluded with the Anambra State

Anambra CP Orders Arrest Of Armed Policemen At Polling Units


Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Sam Okaula, has urged the Police officers in the state to be true ambassadors of what the Police represent through their conduct during the election. This is coming as a last minute instructions to his men in the rank of Divisional Police Officers (DPO), who

Ihiala People Say No To Election Violence

Ihiala, a peaceful Local Government Area in the south senatorial zone of Anambra State has not been the same after the presidential and National Assembly election violence on  March 28. Asides thousands of Ihiala people demonstrating anger over the violence that occurred in the March 28 elections, they have also