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February 17, 2018 10:52 AM How late producer, Emelionwu‎ discovered us – Nollywood actors, Aki, Pawpaw

Nollywood actors, Osita Iheme, popularly known as Pawpaw and Chinedu Ikedieze a.k.a Aki, have revealed how late veteran producer, Chukwuka Emelionwu brought them into limelight. The producer died last month in a fatal accident while on his way to his village in Anambra State. He also produced popular movies such as “Mr. Ibu in London”, The last Burial 16

February 15, 2018 8:18 PM Man docked for ‘smuggling’ $23,000 concealed inside cake into Nigeria

Dim Chukwuneye Williams who allegedly attempted to smuggle $23,000 from US into the country by concealing it inside a cake, on Thursday appeared in an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Williams, who resides in Anambra, is standing trial on two counts of attempting to procure the commission of acts and unlawful smuggle. The prosecutor, Inspector 16

February 15, 2018 2:01 PM Abuja, Cross River, Abia lead in within city transport fares – NBS

Reports from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed that Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (N380), Cross River (N303.57) and Abia (N250.00) were states with the highest bus journey-fare-within-city. In view of this, states with the lowest bus journey-fare-within-city were Bauchi (N96.67), Anambra (N112.67) and Borno (N120.00). The Transport 16

February 15, 2018 12:46 AM INEC, burden of multiple political parties

recent admittance by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that the growing number of registered political parties would pose serious challenge in the management of ballot paper during the 2019 general elections should obviously be a source of concern to all. As at end of January 2018, the comprehensive list of the 68 political parties 16

February 8, 2018 1:11 AM Golden Tulip‘ll open before my inauguration in March – Obiano

The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has promised that Golden Tulip Hotel, Agulu, formerly known as Agulu Lake Hotel will open for business before his inauguration for a second term in office on March 17. Speaking during a facility tour of the hotel on Tuesday, Governor Obiano explained that both the contractor handling the hotel and the management 22

February 7, 2018 2:58 PM Anambra Election Petition Tribunal may be disbanded

Strong indications emerged, on Wednesday, that the Anambra State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal may be disbanded following allegations of partiality and incompetence leveled against the panel by the candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Dr. Paul Chukwudi Obianaso. The tribunal, headed by Hon. Justice H. A. Olisiyi, to entertain 29

February 7, 2018 3:11 AM How Anambra stood still for Igwe Ezeude

Uke Community in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State was in a cultural carnival mood with the last Ofala celebration of the former monarch, Igwe Godfrey Nwabufo Ezeude. He was crowned in 1995 and joined his ancestors in 2011. He had single-handedly brought electricity to the community in 1989, which made his predecessor, Igwe W.I. Ileka 19

February 4, 2018 7:10 AM Nigerian allegedly stabs two countrymen to death in South Africa

The Nigerian Community in South Africa has confirmed the death of two members who were stabbed to death by a fellow Nigerian on Saturday. It was gathered that the suspects Sunday from Anambra State stabbed 34 year old Ekweghiariri Chidi Isaac and one Nzechukwu Alabuche over business dispute. The Secretary of Nigerian Union in South Africa, Emeka Ezinteje 22

February 3, 2018 8:07 AM Actress, Tonia Nwosu reveals why sex dolls are good for men

Nollywood actress, Tonia Nwosu, has stated that she has never been sexually harassed by film producers in the industry. The Anambra State-born thespian, said no producer has ever demanded sex from her before giving her a role. Sun quoted the actress as saying, “Producers can’t ask me for sex or give me some conditions just to be in their movies 20

February 2, 2018 1:34 AM Ekwueme: Had he been allowed to play proper, rightful role in PDP, Nigeria would be better place

. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme was a man of destiny, who exemplified the best of Nigeria. A child of humble beginnings in Oko, Anambra State, through the dint of hard work, love of country and his innate sense of dignity and decorum, Alex Ekwueme became a consummate statesman and visionary. He was blessed by God with a superb and versatile intellect 22