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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed November 18 for the conduct of the governorship election in Anambra State.In a release in Abuja on Thursday signed by a National Commissioner, Deji Soyebi, INEC also released timetable for the election.Mr. Willie Obiano, current governor, is expected to face stiff challenge from
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Wednesday, 25 January 2017 07:33

Anambra governorship: CSO endorses Soludo

A Civil Society Organisation in Anambra State, New Mandate Movement, has thrown its weight behind Professor Chukwuma Soludo, a former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to be the next governors of the state.  In an e-statement it sent to The Neighbourhood signed by Mr. Brown Justice, Convener, New Mandate Movement said it
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The Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, in Anambra State has called on Governor Willie Obiano to urgently commence processes towards the return of democratically elected officials at the local government levels in the state.CLO in a statement on Wednesday in Onitsha signed by the State Chairman, Comrade Vincent Ezekwueme and Campaign/Publicity
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Anambra State Government has rolled out its new police patrol programme which involves the use of 50 smart motorbikes.Speaking during the launching of the new initiative at the Governor's Lodge, in Awka, on Tuesday, Anambra State Governor, Mr. Willie Obiano, said that the new Motorbikes Unit is to complement the efforts of other security
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There is universal acknowledgement of the primacy of Education in the sustainable development of any society; and this can hardly be over-stressed. Education is the foundation on which societies are built and defines the quality of life.  Up to the mid-1980s, Nigeria’s educational institutions were rated among the best in the world
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Friday, 22 July 2016 03:57

Peter Obi at 55

Today, the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi turns 55.  Born on the 19th of July, 1961, he remains a man of strong will and gentle speech, of imposing purpose and simple sentiments. His character and his politics have continued to please the people. He is genial, witty, unassuming, and endowed with a charm that atones for his
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