Tags : Anambra State

INEC Declares Attacks On Offices As National Emergency

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the attacks on its facilities are now a national emergency. The Commission came to the conclusion after an emergency session on Monday, May 24, 2021, hours after its Office in Igboeze South Local Government area of Enugu State was razed. This was disclosed in a statement issued […]

“Nigeria Can`t Afford Another Civil War” -Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said Nigeria cannot afford another Civil war. The Vice-President spoke in Abuja at an interactive forum for Anambra State Governorship aspirants organised by the State Chapter of APC Patriots. He said Nigeria must strive to avoid a conflict without end which will do no one any good. Vice-President Osinbajo charged […]

Police Storm Anambra Carjackers’ Den, Recover Vehicles, Guns

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Anambra State Police Command has stormed a carjackers’ den in the State and arrested three suspects. It also recovered a bus and a Sport Utility Vehicle, as well as arms and ammunition from the suspects. It was reported that a Toyota Highlander SUV was snatched from one Christopher Oraukwu […]

COVID-19: Anambra Closes Schools, Bans Public Gatherings

Tertiary institutions in Anambra State will be closed from March 22 while other schools will all be shut on 27th March until further notice to contain the coronavirus epidemic. In the same vein, all public gatherings in Anambra State have been banned. The Nation Newspaper disclosed that this was contained in a document it obtained […]

Students Escape As Fire Razes Anambra School

Scores of students narrowly escaped death following a mysterious fire that razed their hostel in Gregorian College, Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. The Nation gathered that the students were being evacuated from the affected building which has hostels and classrooms together, on Sunday night, February 23, 2020. Fire fighters were battling […]

Indian Hemp Discovered By NSCDC In Anambra School Farm

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps reported it had discovered a large farm of Indian hemp inside a school compound in Anambra State. A 45-year-old man, Obi Okafor, suspected to be the owner of the farm, the corps, said had been arrested, on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. This was disclosed by the Anambra State […]