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Uncertainty envelopes Anambra House of Assembly poll

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*As Churches take centre stage By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA — LAST week’s massive voting for the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, by voters in Anambra State and the eventual outcome of...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Anambra community celebrates mass return with pomp and pageantry

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA – It was a triumph of peace and unity at Unubi, a sleepy community in Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State as they celebrated their mass return....

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Widow attacked and dispossessed of her capital receives N50,000 from Wazobia FM

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo For Mrs. Grace Ekpo, a widow who hails from Oron Local Government Area in Akwa Ibom State, life has not been easy for her and her nine-year-old son since she lost her husband...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Ugwuanyi’ll not defect to APC – Aide

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—SENIOR Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on security and special projects and son of former governor of old Anambra state, Dr Josef Umunnakwe Onoh has...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Ugwuanyi ‘ll not defect to APC – Onoh Jnr

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU-`SENIOR Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on security and special projects and son of former Governor of old Anambra state, Dr Josef Umunnakwe Onoh has deflated the...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

INEC promises uniform timing of Saturday’s polls nationwide

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Enugu – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given assurance that there would be uniform timing in the commencement of Saturday’s Governorship and State Assembly...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Over 8.5m Nigerians can’t hear well – WHO

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Nnewi—Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, NAUTH, Nnewi, Anambra State, yesterday, said unless appropriate action is taken to curb the increasing cases of hearing loss, 630 million...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

With cash, crime and drama, Nigeria politics inspire movie makers

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With its alliances and betrayals, crimes and cash, and even a dash of witchcraft, the theatrical twists of Nigeria’s politics are inspiring directors from the country’s Nollywood movie...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze didn’t approve any guber candidate for Lagos – Nwodo

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU-PRESIDENT General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo has distanced the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization from statements credited to the group’s President in...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Land dispute: S’Court sends 3 Anambra communities back to high court

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—The Supreme Court sitting in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, FCT, has sent the three communities of Anambra state involved in a land dispute back to the state...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

A protest, not a war: A lesson from the European Convention on Human Rights

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Protests are often a means, a vehicle for citizens to make themselves heard. Therefore, the ability to protest peacefully (without violence) is essential for upholding democracy and ensuring the...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Obiano and the judgement of history

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By Rowland Odegbo THOUGH he was not a career politician at the time fortune brought him forward to lead Anambra State, but he has since proved that he is as good as any politician elsewhere in...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Our leaders not speaking out against evil – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu, Emem Idio, Dirisu Yakubu & Elizabeth Uwandu ABUJA— Following its decision to contest the outcome of the Presidential elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Tue Mar 5th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos: Ifeanyi Ubah, TAN endorse Sanwo-Olu, promise Igbo votes

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The Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) has endorsed the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the Lagos State Gubernatorial elections. Lagos State...

Mon Mar 4th, 2019     Read More →

Group commends youths for massive turnout during Presidential/National Assembly elections

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – POLITICAL pressure group, #YouthDecide2019, on Monday applauded massive turnout of youths in the just-concluded Presidential and National Assembly Elections held...

Mon Mar 4th, 2019     Read More →