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MY LIFE IS IN DANGER -- OBIANO CRIES OUT By John Ndu Awka, Nov. 15, 2017 -- Barely a few days to Nov. 18 Governorship Election in Anambra, the Nigerian Police has withdrawn security details attached to me as Anambra State Governor. Gov. Willie Obiano, cried out during a stakeholders meeting, organised by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at Prof Dora Akunyili Women Development ...
WITHDRAWAL OF OBIANO'S AIDES: TRADITIONAL RULERS, ASATU REACT By John Ndu  Awka, Nov. 15, 2017 -- Reactions have continued to trail the removal Gov. Willie Obiano’s senior security aides. The Chairman Anambra State Traditional Rulers Council (ASTRC), Igwe Alfred Achebe advised the Federal Government agencies responsible for the withdrawal to immediately restore the governor’s aids. Igwe Achebe noted that the action coming, just a ...
ANAOCHA BENEFICIARIES OF CCT RECEIVES CHEQUES By Ginika Oguji  Neni, Nov. 15, 2017 -- No fewer than 100 residents of Anaocha Local Government Area (LGA) have benefitted from conditional Cash Transfer, an empowerment programme, for the elderly and less privileged in the state. The beneficiaries, according to the Transitional Committee Chairman of Anaocha LGA, Mr Ikeobi Ejiofor are drawn from the 10 communities ...
OBIANO TO BE RE-ELECTED, SAYS NEW POLL By Cdon AdinubaA survey  on the disposition of Anambra citizens on the November 18 gubernatorial election published in Awka yesterday has shown that it will be  keenly contested‎ with the incumbent Governor, Chief Willy Obiano  still retaining  his position. In the survey carried out by Aristop statistical designs, a stratified sample ...
ANAMBRA ELECTION: VOTER, THINK BEFORE YOU BLUNDER By Chuka Nnabuife THE axe is on the tree trunk. Any moment from now we will commence the felling of the tree or cutting it to required shape. In a matter of days, the highly craved date, Saturday, November 18, 2017 will come to pass. The suspense, frenzy and upbeat heart pulses that have marked the date will ...
ANAMBRA COMMENCES SHOE PRODUCTION ... TARGET EXPORT MARKET By John Ndu  Ogbunike, Nov. 14, 2017 -- Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has inaugurated an ultra modern Anambra State Shoe Manufacturing market.  The market has 1,000 lock up shops with modern facilities, like security post, toilet and banking facilities.  The shops were located at Osile Ogbunike -- Nkwelle Ezunaka, expressway was constructed under a tripartite arrangement -- Anambra State Small Business Agency ...
EZEIFE RAISES ALARM OVER STATE OF EMERGENCY By John Ndu  Awka, Nov. 14, 2017 -- A former civilian Governor of Anambra State, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife has condemned the action of some youths have been campaigning for `no election’ in Anambra State. According to him this will jeopardise their lives if they boycott the election.  Ezeife who made the assertion while addressing some journalists in Awka said ...
ANAMBRA SPENDS N1.8 B TO REVIVE NNEWI INCESSANT POWER FAILURES By John Ndu  Nnewi, 14, 2017-- Anambra State Government has spent N1.8 billion in restoring power supply in Nnewi North and South.  The age-long power failure had crippled business activities in the area as several companies had gone moribund. Gov. Obiano said this while inaugurating a 36kva dual transmission line at Nnewi North Local Government Area (LGA).  The ...
OBIANO HAS GIVEN NDI ANAMBRA HOPE FOR A BETTER TOMORROW -- DR OKEKE By Chisom V Okpala Enugwu-Ukwu, Nov. 14, 2017 -- The Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke says the present administration has performed well in terms of state-wide infrastructure development. The deputy governor made this known during inauguration ceremony of Anambra State’s past President-Generals Association (PGs) held at Enugwu-Ukwu. According to him governance is a gradual process, and a good ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT COMMENCES PAYMENT OF N100, 000 AGRIC TAKE-OFF GRANTS By Daniel C Obagha Awka, Nov. 14, 2017 -- Anambra State Government on Nov. 13 commenced payment of N100, 000 agric take-off grants to 2,250 indigenes, selected from five Local Government Areas (LGA) at Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Complex, Awka. According to the Focal Person of the state government’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Mrs Ezechukwu Chioma, ...