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May, 2020

  • 25 May

    I Can Contest For President In 2023, Says Ngige

    Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, has said he is eligible to contest for any political position in 2023, including the office of the president. Read Also: FG Fines British Airline N1m For Operating Commercial Flights During Flight Ban Ngige said this to journalists in his hometown, Alor, in Idemili …

  • 10 May

    Robbers Shoot Pastor, Snatch Car, Cart Away Valuables In Anambra

    A 41-year old Pastor, Uche Iheme, has been shot by three suspected armed robbers in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government area of Anambra State. Read Also: Akwa Ibom Govt Seizes COVID-19 Corpse Smuggled From Lagos At Night The suspects abandoned the victim in the pool of his blood after snatching his …

April, 2020

  • 30 April

    COVID-19: NYSC Members Donate Allowance, Others To Anambra Govt

    A member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra, Samuel Ifere, has donated his April allowance to the State Government to support the fight against coronavirus in the state. Read Also: Late Closure Of Airports, Borders Caused Rise Of COVID-19 Cases In Lagos – Sanwo-Olu Ifere handed over the …

  • 20 April

    VIDEO: Anambra Residents Confront Police, Protest Lockdown

    Some residents of Anambra State have protested against the lockdown declared by the state government to curb the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Read Also: WHO Staff Tests Positive For COVID-19 In Nigeria Willie Obiano, Governor of Anambra State, had initially declared a partial lockdown of the state on 23 …

  • 16 April

    Photos: Youths Attack Policemen With Acid In Anambra

    Some policemen were left running for their lives, after being attacked by angry youths in Nkpor, Anambra State, on Wednesday, over the killing of a young man. Read Also: Buhari Right To Extend COVID-19 Lockdown, Says Peter Obi Videos shared online earlier, showed youths marching down to a police station, before …

  • 14 April

    Video: Police Arrest Masquerades for Violating Stay-at-home Order

    Police in Anambra State have arrested two masquerades, for violating the stay-at-home order issued by the government over Coronavirus outbreak. The state government had ordered a restriction on movement and closure of markets in the state for 14 days. The masquerades, who flouted the order, were arrested at Nkwo Uga, …

March, 2020

  • 30 March

    Obiano Asks FG To Give Anambra N1bn To Fight COVID-19

    Willie Obiano, Governor of Anambra State, has asked the Federal Government to give the state N1 billion grant to tackle the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Read Also: Oyo Gov, Makinde, Tests Positive For Coronavirus The governor’s request was made known in a statement issued by C-Don Adinuba, the state’s Commissioner for Information …

  • 30 March

    Man Beheads Four-year-old Nephew With Axe, Begs For Mercy

    Uchechi Eze, a 20-year old man, has beheaded his nephew, 4, with an axe in Anambra State. Read Also: BREAKING: Nigeria Records Second Death From COVID-19 The incident occurred in Ugamma village, Obosi, Idemili South Local Government Area of the state, where the suspect resides. The suspect, who hails from Ezza …

  • 25 March

    Police Inspector Commits Suicide After Killing Ex-lover, Husband Over Betrayal

    A police inspector with the Anambra State Police Command, Kenneth Enamika, has allegedly committed suicide after killing a couple, Cajethan and Oluchi Aputanze, in Mgbidi, Oru West Local Government Area of the state. Read Also: Kyari Doesn’t Have Serious COVID-19 Symptoms Yet – Family Member Orlando Ikeokwu, spokesperson of the command, …

  • 20 March

    Pregnant Woman Poisons Self After Finding Out Boyfriend Is Married

    A pregnant woman in Anambra State attempted to kill herself on Thursday after she discovered that her boyfriend is a married man. Read Also: NAFDAC Approves Chloroquine For Coronavirus Clinical Trials The woman, identified as Oluchi Akabilo from Obosi in the Idemili North Local Government Area of the state, took a …

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