PDP coming to put smile on faces of Nigerians —...

Mr Peter Obi, Vice-Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ), says that his party will bring back smiles to the faces of Nigerians when it wins the Feb. 16 presidential election. Obi said this while addressing newsmen before embarking on a roadshow in Awka on Tuesday. He said PDP would restore the country’s…

‘Media is key to credible polls’…

Dr Uche Ebeze, the Head, Department of Mass Communication, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, says the media is key to credible, free and fair elections in the country. Ebeze told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Awka that the media should be objective and avoid reporting fake news that could jeopardise the 2019…

Man allegedly kills brother while celebrating court judgment…

Geoffrey Anyanwu, Awka The joy of the people of Ntoko Ezinato village Awka, in Awka South local government of Anambra State following their recent victory in a protracted land case has turned sour after it claimed a life. A man identified as Mr Chinedu Okeke, while jubilating over the incident which favoured his village, accidentally…

Anambra APGA crisis deepens; aggrieved aspirants demand Oye’s resignation…

Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha The crisis rocking All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) over the primary election conducted in Anambra State between the 3- 5th October for National and House of Assembly aspirants ahead of 2019 general elections has taken another twist with over 500 aggrieved aspirants from the state’s 21 local government areas and 326 electoral…

BREAKING: Court Sacks APC Chairman…

A Federal High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, on Thursday, sacked the election of Mr Emeka Ibe as the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Chief Uzochukwu Onyekwere, a member of the APC in Anambra and chairmanship aspirant had gone to court to contest the May 19 state elective congress…

Court sacks Anambra APC chairman…

The judge ruled in favour of a chairmanship aspirant. The post Court sacks Anambra APC chairman appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Amanuke: Forgotten community in Anambra capital city…

The terrible situation in Amanuke did not start today. It merely worsened. The community financed projects handed over to government for management… Obinna Odogwu, Awka Before the end of the bumpy ride, through the sorely dilapidated, slippery Isuaniocha/Urum/Amanuke/Ugbene road, lie Amanuke community in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Leftward on the same…

2019: South East, South South intellectuals reaffirm support for Atiku/Obi...

Intelligentsia group across universities in the South East and South South under the aegis of Academic Democrats at the weekend unanimously restated their resolve to work for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and his running mate, Peter Obi, in the 2019 general election. Visit the newspaper for these and…