Friday, 29th September 2023


21 Sep
Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State announced free and compulsory education from nursery to Junior Secondary School (JSS 3) in public schools in the state.
14 Sep
An unidentified young man has died of electrocution while vandalising a high tension cable at the premises of Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK), Awka, Anambra State. An eyewitness, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the incident happened around the Faculty of Education building, close to the Department of Economics of the university. The witness said…
31 Aug
Following looming danger of flooding from the River Benue, Anambra State government has set up a Special Flood Committee, led by the Deputy Governor, Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim, as contingency plans and risk management mechanisms in anticipation of the flood menace in 10 local councils in the state. Governor Charles Soludo, in a statement, through his…
23 Aug
The Anambra State Government, in collaboration with the leadership of Onitsha Main Market, has concluded plans to establish a clinic to address health emergencies in the market. Dr Afam Obidike, the state’s Commissioner for Health, told newsmen in Wednesday on Awka, that Gov. Chukwuma Soludo had approved the construction and equipping of the clinic for…
17 Aug
A Multi-million naira automated farm, Matuuci Farms Limited, located at Agbobo Umuoga Ossomala community in Ogbaru Local Council of Anambra has shut down operations, while about 400 workers were asked to stop work following a flash flood that killed more than 25,000 birds. The disaster also affected potato farm, fishpond and other crops sections in…
18 Jul
The Commissioner of Police in Anambra, Mr Aderemi Adeoye, said the command has arrested and detained 11 suspects in various cases of rape and defilement reported in the last one week. In a statement issued on Monday in Awka by DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, the police spokesman, the CP decried the rate of moral decadence in…
14 Jun
DSP Jeremiah Gbayan, the first prosecution witness in a criminal charge filed against Chude Nnamdi, a social media influencer, on alleged cyberstalking of business mogul, Emeka Offor, has admitted that neither the defendant:s lawyer nor his relative was present when his statement was taken.
6 Jun
African Director, International Association of World Peace Advocates (IAWPA, Amb. John Metchie, has sought urgent global attention to the menace of erosion in Anambra State, Nigeria, which he said has become a big threat to the lives of the people.
19 May
The United States Embassy in Abuja has confirmed the release of two of its employees who were kidnapped during the attack on its convoy in Anambra State.
19 May
The Anambra State Police command has confirmed that it has rescued two of the kidnapped victims during Wednesday’s attack on the United States (US) Consulate Convoy.
17 May
The Anambra State Government has condemned the attack on the staff of the US Embassy by gunmen and alleged that the US consulate visiting team bypassed the existing security architecture in the state.
17 May
Over 24 hours after the attack on two United States government vehicles by unknown assailants in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra state, Nigeria, the country said it was yet to understand the motives behind the attack.


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Scores of women from Ogbe-Odogwu, Azuugwu, Ogwashi Uku community in Aniocha South Local Council of Delta State, yesterday, stormed the government house, Asaba, in protest against alleged gruesome murder of one Afamefuna Ubaka and illegal detention of 14 elderly persons.
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The Northern Youth Assembly has written President Bola Tinubu not to be deceived by some elements within his government, who are bent on creating a crisis situation in Kano State. 
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Off-GRID energy firm, Auxano, has launched a 100 mega-watt solar manufacturing plant as part of plans to achieve one gigabyte watt (1GW) energy capacity by 2030.
11 mins ago
Governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, AbubakarAchimugu, has finally lost his suit seeking to nullify the primary election of the party, which produced Usman Ododo as the governorship candidate for the November 11 polls.