Policemen fearfully locked their gates during my abduction - GUO Motors boss
An Onitsha High Court in Anambra State, presided over by Justice Chudi Nwankwo has adjourned till Thursday, December 19, the continuation of cross-examination of the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of G.U.O. Motors Limited, Chief Godwin Okeke, the first prosecution witness, PW1, in the on-going trial of three accused persons in connection with his ... (more)
SON tightens surveillance on importers of substandard products
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria, SON, has tightened its surveillance on importers of fake and substandard products in order to rid the nation's markets of poor quality goods.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Hospital or baby factory? Shock over 16 pregnant teenagers rescued by police
RECENT developments in Imo State seem to suggest that commercial pregnancy has become the next big business with baby factories springing up surreptitiously in certain parts of the state.
65-year-old hit-and-run victim battles in pains
Since December 2012, following a hit-and-run incident along Asaba-Onitsha Expressway, 65-year old Rita Obi, has been battling pains of an injured left foot crushed in the incident.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Who will save Anambra from itself
The issue of AnambraState is a classical case study of a paradox. A state with so much potentials in both human and material resources struggling to find a headway.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Anambra Governorship Election: Obiano declared winner
The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Willie Obiano, has been declared winner of the governorship election in Anambra State.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Crushed by a cow, chased out of hospital, bedridden for 10 yrs
An escaped but wild cow changed the destiny of Daniel Emori, 31, when it knocked him down leaving him with permanent disability.
How Police in Onitsha arrested leader of deadly robbery gang
Residents of the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State and it's environs may heave a sigh of relief, following the arrest of one of the notorious member of a deadly armed robbery gang operating in various parts of the area.
Supplementary election: INEC announces restriction of movements in Anambra
The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the restriction on human and vehicular movements in two local government areas in Anambra during Saturday's supplementary governorship election.
Update on the Upper Class Hotel, Onitsha Lawless Demolition by Governor Peter Obi.
After exhausting all avenues for logical reasoning to prevail on the part of Anambra State Government in regards to their lawless demolition of Upper Class Hotel, on the 1st and 2nd of August, 2013, and the attendant gross character and reputation annihilation, the victims are left with no choice but to commence legal redress.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Rights groups protest 'failed' guber poll
A coalition of human rights groups, comprising Movement for the Survival of Democracy, MSD, World Alliance Against Terrorism, Violence and Inhuman Treatment, WAATVIT, and Institute for Peace and Justice, IPJ, yesterday staged a peaceful demonstration against what they termed as malpractices that marred the November 16 governorship election in ... (more)
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Anambra: INEC to decide on date for supplementary polls today
Amidst mutual accusations of fraud from the different political parties involved in the inconclusive Anambra State gubernatorial election of last weekend, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC is today set to announce the date for the supplementary gubernatorial election.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Anambra poll: Soldiers arrest 25 men for violating no-movement order
Soldiers on Saturday arrested 25 young men on the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway for violating the no-movement order following the Anambra Governorship Election currently ongoing.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Anambra state: For lack of equipment, hospitals not performing at optimal level
BY VINCENT UJUMADU ANAMBRA State is lucky that health indices in the state are on the positive side and this is attributable to the determination of the state government to achieve the health aspects of the Millennium Development Goals by 2015.
Anambra: The sight and sighs of the candidates
The candidate is likely to secure 25% in Anambra East, Anambra West, Ayamelum, Oyi, Dunukofia, Ogbaru, Ontisha North, Onitsha South, Ihiala, Aguata, Orumba North, Orumba South, Nnewi South, Awka South and Awka North.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Anambra guber election: Catholic church denies endorsing any candidate
The Catholic Archdiocese of Onitsha has denied the news making the rounds in some quarters that Archbishop Valerian Okeke has endorsed a certain candidate for Saturday's governorship election in Anambra state.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Anambra guber election would be the best so far - Jega
BY ENYIM ENYIM, ONITSHA The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof.
Jonathan to flag off Nwoye's guber campaign today
President Goodluck Jonathan will today lead top officials of the ruling People's Democratic Party, PDP, to flag off the campaign for the party's candidate for the November 16 governorship poll in Anambra State, Mr. Tony Nwonye at the Bascilica field, Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral, Onitsha.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Uwazurike Ordered Murder of 18 Former MASSOB Members- Association of Igbo Youths petitions AIG
Association of Igbo Youths have alleged that leader of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, , Chief Ralph Uwazurike and his cohorts murdered eighteen of their members for failing to return back to MASOB.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
My abductors asked for N100m, I offered N1bn - GUO Motors boss
The Chairman of G. U. O. Motors Limited, Chief Godwin Okeke, yesterday, commenced his evidence-in-chief at an Onitsha High Court in Anambra State, presided over by Justice Chudi Nwankwo, in respect of his abduction by kidnappers in Onitsha on Sunday, August 23, 2009.