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November 15, 2018 3:41 PM Teenage man caught in Anambra with fresh human parts procured for ritual

A 19-year-old man, Sunday Owo, was on Thursday arrested with fresh human parts at a healing home in Awka, Anambra State. Owo was caught with fresh male genital, human fingers and a bottle filled with the blood of a child. The suspect told journalists that he hailed from Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state and was directed by one Blessing to procure 18

November 15, 2018 10:26 AM Impeachment: Heavy security at Anambra Assembly, movement restricted, journalists barred

Security officials have this morning cordoned off the Anambra State House of Assembly. 22 out of the 30 members of the Assembly had on Tuesday purportedly removed the speaker, Rt Hon Rita Maduagwu. The members cited highhandedness, gross misconduct, docility and financial impropriety as reasons for her removal. But Maduagwu shortly after the house adjourned 24

November 15, 2018 6:25 AM 2019: Presidency lists those assassinated during PDP administration

The Presidency on Thursday listed those assassinated during the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, administration. Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social media, urging Nigerians not to return the country to the reign of PDP in 2019, listed names of notable individuals assassinated between 1999-2014. Onochie also noted 26

November 14, 2018 6:40 AM Obiano speaks on Anambra Assembly impeachement crisis

The Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Chief Willie Obiano has commended the members of the Anambra State House of Assembly for the mature way they handled the misunderstanding that arose in the House on Tuesday. Speaking from Paris where he is on an official tour with President Buhari, Governor Obiano commended the Speaker of the House, Hon Mrs Rita Maduagwu 19

November 13, 2018 1:43 PM BREAKING: Anambra State Assembly Speaker impeached

The Speaker of Anambra State house of Assembly, Rt Hon Rita Maduagwu has been impeached. Maduagwu was impeached by 22 out of 30 members of the state assembly, DAILY POST reports. She was impeached following a motion moved by a member of the House, Hon Ikemba Uzoezie and seconded by Hon Onyebuchi Offor. Part of the reason for her impeachment were stated 22

November 13, 2018 6:06 AM NYSC: Anambra corps members moved to Ebonyi, Imo over lack of facilities

Prospective corps members, who were supposed to do their national service in Anambra State were moved to Ebonyi and Imo states due to lack of adequate camping facilities. Mr Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra, made the disclosure during the closing of camp for 2018 Batch C orientation exercise in Umunya 26

November 11, 2018 1:49 PM Gov. El-Rufai under fire for attacking Peter Obi

The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has come under attack from a major supporter of the former governor of Anambra State, and vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Peter Obi. El-Rufai had in a tweet called Obi a religious bigot for seeking to restrict his movement in Anambra, during a governorship election 21

November 10, 2018 1:28 PM 2019 presidency: Okupe attacks El-Rufai over Peter Obi

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has attacked the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai. Okupe was reacting to a tweet where Governor El-Rufai described Peter Obi, the running mate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as a “religious bigot.” El-Rufai recalled that Obi supported 25

November 10, 2018 6:23 AM 2019 presidency: What Peter Obi did to me in 2014 – Gov. El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has described Peter Obi, the running mate of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, as a tribal bigot. El-Rufai recalled that Obi supported his (El-Rufai’s) arrest by the Department of State Services, DSS in 2014 on the ground that “El-Rufai has no business being in Anambra 17

November 7, 2018 3:49 PM Buhari swears in 23 NPC commissioners, CCB members

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore in 23 National Commissioners of the National Population Commision, NPC, Chairman of Code of Conduct Bureau, Malam Muhammed Isah and seven other members. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari performed the exercise shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive 33