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

Anambra APC To Contest Election Results In Court


The All Progressive Congress in Anambra state alleged fraud associated with the National Assembly election held on March 28. Emeka Ibe, the party chairman, claimed that the APGA and the PDP rigged the process to ensure the APC loss.

APC, Others Condemn Election Process In Anambra

Issues and complaints have continued to trail the March 28 Presidential and National Assembly Elections in Anambra State, as collation of results is concluded in various constituency  and Local Government Headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by the Senator

Uba Asks INEC Not To Declare National Assembly Winner In Anambra

A factional Senatorial Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Anambra South Senatorial Zone, Mr Chris Uba, has asked the electoral body not to declare any candidate of the PDP winner of the National Assembly election. Mr Uba’s call came few hours to the announcement of the result of

Card Reader Performance A Disaster In Anambra – Obiano

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano has called the overall performance of the card reader device in the State ‘a disaster’, noting that his fingerprints could not be captured despite several attempts. “Well, it was in my opinion a disaster at the early stages”, Obiano said during an interview on Channels

Governor Obiano Vows To Sustain Tempo Of Development In Anambra Markets

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has affirmed his commitment towards developing markets across the State by putting in place modern amenities and infrastructure that will enhance hitch free commercial activities in line with global trend. The facilities would include electricity, toilet facility, firefighting equipment, water and construction of all the

Anambra State Governor Swears In Eight New Judges

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has sworn in eight new judges making it twenty six judges in the state, which has enabled the dispensation of justice in Anambra State to take a speedy dimension. At the swearing in ceremony of the judges at the Executive Chamber of the Government House, Awka,

APGA, Senator Igbeke Sue Buhari For Constitution Breaches

The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, and one-time senator representing Anambra North Senatorial Zone, Senator Alphonsus Igbeke, have gone to the Federal High Court, Awka, Anambra State, to stop the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari, from contesting the election on grounds of breaches of the constitution