Anambra: PDP Candidates Withdraw Petition, Supports Obiano

Twenty-One candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who lost the April 11 House of Assembly election in Anambra State, have withdrawn their petition from the Election Petition Tribunal. After the PDP candidates withdrew the case, they pledged to support Governor Willie Obiano’s administration.

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 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.

INEC Issues Certificates of Return To Newly Elected Anambra Legislators

Thirty members of the Anambra State House of Assembly have received their Certificates of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Awka. Addressing the public at the INEC state headquarters, where the event held, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr.

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

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

Governor Obiano Campaigns At Jerome Udoji Secretariat

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has stormed the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka, to interact with civil servants of the State. On Wednesday, the civil servants trooped out in their hundreds, to welcome the Governor as well as pledge their loyalty to him.

INEC To Commence Distribution Of Sensitive Materials

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Anambra has said distribution of sensitive materials for Saturday’s election would commence on Thursday, as the materials have taken to the INEC office from the Central Bank of Nigeria where they had been deposited. At the Central Bank of Nigeria in Awka, representatives of

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