A People's Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Abia State for the 2023 general elections, Mr Ndubuisi Etugo Ogah has opposed the decision
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Abia guber: PDP aspirant opposes Gov. Ikpeazu’s stance on zoning

…Says zoning is by Senatorial districts not by clans  …Accuses Governor of narrowing Abia Charter of Equity to clannish politics By: Toby Chuks A People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Abia State for the 2023 general elections, Mr Ndubuisi Etugo Ogah has opposed the decision of the incumbent Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu

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Reps to consider Chidoka’s bill on police procurement fund
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Reps to consider Chidoka’s bill on police procurement fund

By: Toby Chuks The lawmaker representing Idemili North/South Federal Constituency in Anambra State, Hon Obinna Chidoka, has said that debate will commence on police procurement fund, a private member bill he sponsored, as soon as the House of Representatives resumes from its two-month annual recess. The bill, which has scaled through the first reading at

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Group asks Keyamo to resign ministerial position after appointment as Tinubu Campaign Spokesperson 
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Group asks Keyamo to resign ministerial position after appointment as Tinubu Campaign Spokesperson 

The Transition Monitoring Group has called for the resignation of the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, following his appointment as the spokesperson for the Tinubu Presidential Campaign Organisation. The All Progressives Congress had on August 4, 2022 confirmed Keyamo’s appointment as spokesman for the party’s presidential campaign organisation. The Chairman of

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100m Nigerians Living in Poverty, says Peter Obi at JPI leadership conference
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100m Nigerians Living in Poverty, says Peter Obi at JPI leadership conference

By: Ikechukwu Iweajunwa Presidential Candidate of Labour Party (LP) Mr Peter Obi has said 100 million Nigerians are currently living in poverty amidst the nation’s huge resources. Obi, a former governor of Anambra disclosed this in Owerri on Saturday at the Jamie Pajoel International (JPI) annual leadership conference. He said Nigeria has all it takes

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Terrorism: FG paid for bandit’s wife delivery, released children – Presidency
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Terrorism: FG paid for bandit’s wife delivery, released children – Presidency

The Presidency has explained its role in securing the release of those abducted from the Abuja-Kaduna train. In March, terrorists had abducted some passengers on board the Kaduna-Abuja train after the rail line was bombed. Since the abduction, several people have been released, with the latest being seven passengers from the train. However, President Muhammadu

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Anambra 2021: CENSTLEYO Engages Political Parties' Leadership, Aspirants 4
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Anambra 2021: CENSTLEYO Engages Political Parties’ Leadership, Aspirants

By: Ifeoma Ejiofor Ahead Anambra State governorship election, Center for Strategic Leadership and Youth Orientation (CENSTLEYO) on Friday engaged leadership of political parties and their governorship aspirants in a pathfinding interaction. The interaction which held at Oma Event Center, Awka has “Hoputanu Ezigbo Onyendu!” as the theme. In his welcome address, the Anambra State coordinator

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INEC announces date for 2023 General Elections 5
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INEC announces date for 2023 General Elections

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC) Prof Mahmood. Yakubu has announced the date for the 2023 general elections in the country. He made the announcement on Wednesday April 28 2021 ,during a one-day public hearing on the National Electoral Offences Commission (Establishment) Bill 2021, organized by the Senate Committee on INEC. According

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Parliamentary workers seal Anambra House of Assembly gate, demand financial autonomy 6
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Parliamentary workers seal Anambra House of Assembly gate, demand financial autonomy

By: Uche Ndeke Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, has called on the Nigeria Governors Forum to immediately commence the implementation of the constitutional provisions that provides financial autonomy for the legislative arm of government. The Anambra state House of Assembly workers of the union made the call in Awka the state capital during a peaceful

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JUSUN Strike: NBA threatens nationwide protest, gives govs 7-day ultimatum 7
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JUSUN Strike: NBA threatens nationwide protest, gives govs 7-day ultimatum

By: Uche Ndeke The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) in Anambra State has issued a seven day ultimatum to all the governors of the federation, particularly Governor Willie Obiano, to commence the implementation of the financial autonomy of the judiciary or risk mass protest. Speaking under the aegis of Committee of Chairmen of Branches of Nigeria

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Insecurity: Dialogue with Kanu, Dokubo for peace to reign -Prophet Uzukwu tells FG 8
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Insecurity: Dialogue with Kanu, Dokubo for peace to reign -Prophet Uzukwu tells FG

…warns Apostle Suleman on coming danger By: David Onwuchekwa, Nnewi The spiritual director of Soul Revival Outreach, Nnewi, Anambra State, Prophet Iyke Uzukwu has warned that the security situation in Nigeria might degenerate to insurrection between now and September 2021, if the federal government failed to take urgent steps to avert it. Prophet Uzukwu who

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Police slam conspiracy, libel suit on Anambra SDP chairman, 15 other executives 10
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Police slam conspiracy, libel suit on Anambra SDP chairman, 15 other executives

By: Chuks Collins, Awka An Awka Chief Magistrate Court One presided over by Mrs O. N. Ike has adjourned to June 1, 2021 the case of conspiracy, slander, libel and character assassination brought against one Mr Ikechukwu Nwaekwe, a self-acclaimed chairman of the Social Democratic Party(SDP) in Anambra and fifteen others some of who are

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