Man sends wife without womb away after shocking confession

Overview of a market in Onitsha Cyriacus izuekwe It was a sad end between a couple simply identified as Ogene and Rita (surnames withheld) after Rita confessed to Ogene that she could not bear him any child because her womb was damaged during abortion when she was in secondary school

Anambra CP Declares ‘Operation Raid’ On Criminal Hideouts

The Commissioner of Police in Anambra State, Mr Hassan Karma, has announced ”Operation Raid” on all criminal hideouts and camps from August 20. The police boss’ declaration is coming after his men arrested and recovered arms from suspected armed robbers, who made an attempt to rob unsuspecting members of the

Police Parade 19 Suspected Cultists In Anambra

Nineteen undergraduate students from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, and Oko Polytechnic who are suspected cultists, have been paraded by the Police in Anambra State at the State Police Headquarters in Awka, alongside other suspected kidnappers and car snatchers. The suspects were said to be arrested by the Joint Security Team

APGA Has Bright Future – Obiano

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, says the future of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), is very bright, owing to the numerical strength and exploits of the party in recent times. Governor Obiano who is the National Leader and Chairman of Board of Trustees of APGA, made the statement during

NDLEA, FRSC Partner To Sanitize Parks And Highways

Following the recent fatal crashes in Anambra state, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) with the help of the state government, have commenced a joint operation on the major highways and parks in the state, to sanitize and ensure that all harmful

Obiano Assures Anambra Civil Servants Of Better Welfare

Civil servants in Anambra State converged on Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka, the state capital, to mark the 2015 African Public Service Day and got the government’s assurance of a better welfare. Addressing the workers on Wednesday, Governor Willie Obiano, commended them for their immeasurable contributions to the success of his

Fatal Accident Kills Three In Family Of Six In Anambra

A fatal accident that occurred in Awka, the capital of Anambra State in south-west Nigeria, has claimed the lives of three in a family of six. The accident, which occurred on Sunday at the Immigration Junction, along Enugu-Onitsha Expressway near Amansea, involved a trailer, heavily laden with brick in a

Boko Haram Detainees: Obiano Says Meeting With NSA Delegation Successful

The Anambra State Governor has announced a successful outcome of the security meeting held with a 7-man delegation from the National Security Adviser (NSA). Governor Willie Obiano made the declaration shortly after a closed door meeting with his visitors and other stakeholders on Wednesday at the Governor’s Lodge in Awka,

Anambra PDP Reunites To Wrestle Power From Ruling Party

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State, south-east Nigeria, have come together to resolve the differences that has divided the party in a bid to wrestle power from the ruling All Progressive Grand Alliance. The party is hopeful that the harmonisation in the party at the moment

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