Tag: Anambra

  • Lady Chukwudozie commends Soludo’s vision as Anambra attracts new car assembly plant

    Lady Chukwudozie commends Soludo’s vision as Anambra attracts new car assembly plant

    The chairman of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) for Anambra, Enugu and Ebonyi States, Lady Ada Chukwudozie has commended the Governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Soludo for his visionary leadership, efforts and performance towards repositioning and making Anambra a smart, mega and prosperous State. The MAN boss spoke at the groundbreaking ceremony of Kojo…

  • Anambra CP warns online publishers against publishing unverified stories

    Anambra CP warns online publishers against publishing unverified stories

    The Anambra Commissioner of Police, Mr Echeng Echeng, has warned online media practitioners to guard against publishing unverified stories. Echeng gave the warning against the backdrop of Sunday’s online report that an 11-year old boy was kidnapped at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Amansea, near Awka. The report further stated that the kidnap took place during…

  • Anambra to spend N1bn for solar-powered street lights

    Anambra to spend N1bn for solar-powered street lights

    The Anambra State Government says it will spend the sum of N1 billion to replace diesel-powered street lights. Mr Tony-Collins Nwabunwanne, state Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy and Community Affairs, said this during the ongoing 2022 Revised Budget defence, before the state House of Assembly Committee on Finance and Appropriation, in Awka on Friday. Nwabunwanne…

  • Police rescue 35 underage girls from sex slavery in Anambra

    Police rescue 35 underage girls from sex slavery in Anambra

    Police in Anambra has rescued 35 teenagers aged between 14 years and 17 years who were allegedly being used as sex slaves. DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, police spokesman in Anambra said this in a statement issued in Awka on Wednesday. Ikenga said four of the rescued victims were heavily pregnant. He stated that they were rescued…

  • PDP Primary: Ekwunife, Oduah, set to retain senatorial seat as Chris Uba emerge candidate in Anambra

    PDP Primary: Ekwunife, Oduah, set to retain senatorial seat as Chris Uba emerge candidate in Anambra

    PDP Primary: Ekwunife, Oduah, set to retain senatorial seat as Chris Uba emerge candidate in Anambra Sen. Uche Ekwunife and Stella Odua on Friday emerged the flag bearers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra Central and Anambra North Senatorial Districts in the state. Ekwunife being the sole aspirant for picked the PDP ticket…

  • Gunmen Vow To Kill More Lawmakers In Anambra

    Gunmen Vow To Kill More Lawmakers In Anambra

    Less than 24 hours after killing Hon. Okechukwu Okoye, lawmaker who represented Aguata II constituency at the Anambra State House of Assembly, unknown gunmen have threatened to murder more Anambra lawmakers. Okoye was abducted in Aguata on May 15, but his head was found in Nnobi, Idemili South Local Government Area of the state, on…

  • Gunmen Behead Anambra Lawmaker, Display Head In Motorpark

    Gunmen Behead Anambra Lawmaker, Display Head In Motorpark

    Okechukwu Okoye, member of the Anambra State House of Assembly has been beheaded by his abductors. After beheading him, the gunmen were said to have reportedly displayed the lawmakers head at a motor park in Nnobi, Idemili South Local Government Area of the state. Sources added that his body was not there and indications were…

  • FLASH: Gunmen Kidnap Lawmaker Representing Soludo’s Constituency

    FLASH: Gunmen Kidnap Lawmaker Representing Soludo’s Constituency

    Unknown Gunmen have kidnapped a serving member of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Dr. Okechukwu Okoye. YANS TV gathered that the lawmaker was kidnapped at about 6:pm on Sunday. The lawmaker is the member representing Aguata 2 Constituency in the state’s House of Assembly, which is the Constituency of the the incumbent Governor…

  • FLASH: Police Declare 12 Wanted Over Murder, Terrorism In Anambra

    FLASH: Police Declare 12 Wanted Over Murder, Terrorism In Anambra

    The Nigeria Police Force has declared 12 persons wanted in connection with a case of conspiracy, murder, armed robbery, act of terrorism, kidnapping, cultism and unlawful possession of firearms, housebreaking, burglary, malicious damage, and conduct likely to cause breach of public peace in Isu-Aniocha, Awka North LGA of Anambra State, Nigeria. Force Public Relations Officer,…

  • BRAKING NEWS: SOLUDO MAKES FRESH APPOINTMENTS [SEE LISTS]

    BRAKING NEWS: SOLUDO MAKES FRESH APPOINTMENTS [SEE LISTS]

    NEW APPOINTMENTS BY PROF CHARLES CHUKWUMA SOLUDO, GOVERNOR OF ANAMBRA STATE. The Governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo has approved the following appointments. 1. Mr. Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata MD/CEO ICT Agency 2. Mr Chike Anyaonu MD/CEO Anambra State Housing Development Corporation 3. Mr. Joe Anatune MD/CEO Anambra State Signage and Advertising Agency 4.…