Tag: peter obi

November 3, 2013

Anambra State University renamed after late Ojukwu

by Oge Okonkwo Anambra State University, Uli has been renamed by the governor of the state, Peter Obi after Dim ...

November 2, 2013

Tragedy: Stampede reportedly kills 30 people, injure many others in Anambra (Viewer Discretion)

by Oge Okonkwo There are reports that a stamped allegedly caused by members of the  All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) ...

October 31, 2013

Opinion: The charlatans among the Igbo elites

by Ebere Wabara It is only in South East that 37 aspirants—mostly nincompoops and frauds—will jostle for a governorship position ...

October 30, 2013

Opinion: The imperatives of preserving Peter Obi’s legacy in Anambra

by Simon Onuora   The president saw how Obi fought doggedly to make Anambra an oil producing State; he had ...

October 6, 2013

#Anambra2013: APGA candidate, Obiano unveils 10-pillars of development, promises a better state

by Oge Okonkwo The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate for the November 16, 2013 gubernatorial election in Anambra, Willie ...

August 22, 2013

Adaobi Okwy: That dramatic moment Gov. Peter Obi finally outdid himself (Y! Superblogger)

by Adaobi Okwy Like I said, I have many questions, but I just had to get these ones out and ...

August 20, 2013

Opinion: Who will take over from Peter Obi?

by Okey Ikechukwu Speaking more seriously, the point needs to be made here that the business of taking over from ...

August 16, 2013

Opinion: This deportation ‘imbroglio’ must end

by Donu Kogbara Last year, Abia State Government ruthlessly purged its civil service of non-Abians. And I can’t even describe ...

August 14, 2013

Opinion: Fashola and the hypocrisy of Ndigbo

by C. Don Adinuba A man who introduced himself as a professor from Nnewi called me on the phone on ...

August 12, 2013

Femi Falana: The Lagos deportation and the law

by Femi Falana Finally, since the deporting state governments have no immigration officials to police their borders there is no ...

August 11, 2013

How human heads were concealed in Onitsha hotel room

Last week’s demolition of a three –storey building housing Upper Class Hotel, located at No. 8 Old Market Road, Onitsha, ...

August 9, 2013

2 APGA factions battle for supremacy in Abia

by Oge Okonkwo Every reconciliatory move between the  National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Victor Umeh, and Anambra State ...

August 8, 2013

Opinion: Lessons learnt from the Igbo deportation saga

by Ochereome Nnanna If the Governors’ Forum focused on the right things, Mr Peter Obi of Anambra State would answer ...

August 3, 2013

Opinion: Anambra, Andy Uba and the politics of moral outrage

by Hon Nnabuife Dike There is also the issue of competence. A school leaving certificate would suffice for anyone aspiring ...

August 2, 2013

The Lagos ‘deportation’ controversy is political – Fashola

Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola on Thursday said the ongoing controversy trailing the decision of the government to send some ...

August 2, 2013

Opinion: The Lagos ‘deportation’ and fallacious reasoning

by Francis Oriunebho If anybody did any wrong here it is the Government of Anambra, who let down these people ...

July 27, 2013

Opinion: Gov. Obi and the way out of the Anambra quagmire

by Ikenna Oguejiofor So while we wait on the eventual outcome of the APC registration from INEC, the future journey ...

May 26, 2013

Opinion: NGF crisis – The pro-Jonathan faction has lost this one

by Wale Odunsi An election and not a selection was what they all agreed to conduct. Also their claim that it ...

May 21, 2013

#RIPChinuaAchebe: Renowned writer, Chinua Achebe’s body arrive Abuja (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido The body of the renowned writer, Chinua Achebe who died on March 21 has arrived the country ...

January 28, 2013

Get a grip, people! Governors Okorocha, Obi’s aides in chair conflict again at church dedication

by Rachel Ogbu The aides of Governors Peter Obi of Anambra State and Chief Rochas Okorocha of Imo State clashed for the ...

January 22, 2013

Analysis: The mystery of River Ezu and the floating bodies

by Awenlimobor Sylvester If the Nigerian Police Force does not re-orientate itself it would keep amassing loads of unsolved cases ...

January 20, 2013

Terrible: 40 decomposing bodies found in Anambra river (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

by Akan Ido About 40 dead bodies were discovered yesterday floating in the Ezu river at Amansea in Awka, Anambra ...

October 21, 2012

‘Owelle Rochas Holyfield’: Gov. Okorocha punches Gov. Obi’s protocol officer over seat

by Stanley Azuakola Some things are hard to believe, until you remember you are in Nigeria. On Saturday,  Owelle Rochas ...

October 20, 2012

TICKER: Another set of triplets delivered in Anambra flood camp

Another set of triplets was delivered on Friday at the Fr. Joseph High School Relief Camp for flood victims in ...

October 6, 2012

Opinion: Should social media be criminalised in Nigeria?

by Olufemi Adeagbo Social media today if studied with the deserving attention, will reveal to the Nigerian government the existence ...

October 6, 2012

‘In my country…’ – A lament by Cheta Nwanze

by Stanley Azuakola This evening, a public affairs commentator Cheta Nwanze @chxta, penned some of the most touching lines written ...

September 16, 2012

#AnambraOilWar: Kogi gov meets Pres Jonathan, Anambra gov makes state broadcast

by Stanley Azuakola Oil has murdered sleep, and has set friendly neighbours on the path of acrimony. Since August 30th ...

September 15, 2012

Oil Wars: Three states battle over ‘Anambra oil’

by Stanley Azuakola The discovery of oil is the beginning of crisis. In recent years, there have been various court ...

September 8, 2012

Thriller: How Anambra’s most wanted criminal was nabbed

by Stanley Azuakola Mr. Olisagbo Ifedike, 36, has been on every single most wanted list in the South-Eastern state of ...

August 31, 2012

I will deliver on my election promises in 2013 – President Jonathan

by Isi Esene President Goodluck Jonathan called on Nigerians to be patient with his administration promising to deliver on his ...

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