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Anambra gov, Obiano, orders shut down of petrol stations selling cooking gas

Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano, has directed law enforcement agencies to shut down petrol stations with Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in the state. Obiano also ordered sealing off of the two petrol stations, Chris Tee and Silver Fuel Stations gutted by fire on Sunday night. He gave the directive on[Read More…]

Anambra election: Willie Obiano’s aide, Okoli, dumps APGA for PDP

Ahead of Saturday Anambra governorship election, a Special Adviser to Governor Willie Obiano, Chief Tommy Okoli, has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Okoli, former governorship aspirant under the ruling All Progressives Alliance (APGA), announced his defection at a rally on Thursday in Ukpor, Nnewi South Local Government Area[Read More…]

Gunmen engage Obiano’s convoy during APGA rally

The rally of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on Tuesday was disrupted by gunmen at Odoata Central School Field, Ihiala area of Anambra state. The gunmen according to reports engaged security operatives in Governor Willie Obiano’s convoy in a shootout that lasted over one hour. Although a soldier was[Read More…]

Anambra Elections: Governor Obiano leads Soludo’s campaign council

In a bid to strengthen its chances of winning the November 6 governorship elections in Anambra State, the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has created a National Campaign Council, NCC, for its governorship candidate  Professor Chukwuma Soludo.  The campaign Council would be headed by the Governor of Anambra State, Chief[Read More…]

Anambra will not tolerate armed herders – Obiano

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano hasdescribed armed herders as criminals and said his government will treat them same way it treats criminals. Controversy has trailed the statement of Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed who said herders use weapons to protect themselves. Reacting to the discourse, Obiano said at a stakeholders[Read More…]

Obiano signs COVID-19 Prevention Bill into law

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra on Friday signed the Anambra State COVID-19 and Other Dangerous Diseases Prevention and Eradication bill into law. Speaking at a ceremony before signing the bill into law, Obiano called for strict compliance with the law, saying that his administration was committed to enforcing the law[Read More…]