Browsing: Anambra State

The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, in a statement on Sunday, said the party is satisfied that despite the alleged massive importation of thugs and plots by the All progressives Congress to introduce violence to disrupt and rig the election, the process was conducted peacefully

In a statement issued in Lagos on Wednesday by its Interim National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said even during general elections, people are allowed to move around freely from 4pm on election day

Tukur said Anambra State people had given the state to the PDP at the inception of the current democratic era and urged the people of the state to return the state to the party

According to him, primary and secondary school education, ante-natal and other healthcare services will be made free if elected.
Ngige added that school fees at the state university would be reduced by 50 per cent while scholarship would be awarded to deserving students in tertiary institutions

Nwoye said he was already reaching out to reconcile aggrieved members and those who contested the party’s ticket with him, adding that the response had been positive

“It beclouds all norms of intelligence for a democratically elected State Governor to wait almost eight years, a few days to the end of Governor Obi’s tenure in office, before realizing that the third tier of government deserves democracy

The statement by Udeogaranya reads: “The non-release of Ananmbra State gubernatorial election timetable amounts to political negligence and playing waiting game in order to accommodate some political interests before going public with the Anambra State gubernatorial election timetable

The governor said that the maternity, which would cost N30 million, was to encourage the deepening of the collaboration between the Church and government in providing the people with love and compassion

A member of one of the armed community vigilante groups belonging to one of the communities that share common boundaries with the Awkuzu SARS headquarters in Awkuzu Community, Oyi LGA in Anambra State, Southeast Nigeria, was arrested by the Awkuzu SARS sometime in early January 2013, and detained for two weeks for armed robbery

It is recalled that we had in the referenced public statement of January 21, 2013, informed the world that dozens of corpses found floating on Ezu River of Death by local villagers on 18th day of January, 2013, might most likely emanate from the deadly Special Anti Robbery Squad of the Anambra State Police Command led by one Police Commissioner Bala Nasarrawa. In other words, they were victims of extra judicial killings and torture carried out by SARS