I’m ready to surety Nnamdi Kanu, free him now, Soludo tells FG

January 14, 2023 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

Anambra State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Saturday, appealed for unconditional release of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Soludo, who has assumed position as the National leader of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), said he could also take Kanu on bail as surety if the federal government was not comfortable with his unconditional Read More

Picture: Soludo offers scholarships to three pupils for building generating set

January 12, 2023 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Anambra state governor Chukwuma Soludo has offered scholarships to three pupils of Boys Secondary School, Igboukwu, Aguata Local Government Area for building generator, house and car. This was disclosed by a Twitter user, @TWAA_PR on Thursday. The tweet reads; “Anambra state governor, Charles Soludo offers scholarships to three pupils for building generating set, house and car.”

Arthur Eze endorses Atiku, distances self from Peter Obi

December 27, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Prince Arthur Eze, has distanced himself from the presidential ambition of the Labour Party’s candidate, Peter Obi. He revealed this on Monday, at the 2022 Ofala Festival of the traditional rulerd of Ukpo, in Dunukofia Local Government Area of Anambra state. He said, “I warned Peter Obi to withdraw from this race but he would not listen. I told him Read More

Christmas: Soludo approves N15,000 stipends for Anambra workers

December 21, 2022 Blueprint 0

Anambra State Governor, Prof Chukwuma Soludo has approved the distribution of Christmas stipends to the state workforce. The governor stated this during this year’s Public Service Day Celebration at the Jerome Udorji Secretariat Complex, Awka. With the pronouncement, each worker in the state would be entitled to N15,000 for Christmas celebration. He assured that wages would be increased across board Read More

Deconstructing Soludo’s lack of support for Obi

December 2, 2022 Ifeanyi Maduako 0

Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo’s lack of support for Peter Obi’s presidential ambition is understandable. It borders on self-interest, and perhaps envy. There’s a concealed rivalry between the two illustrious sons of Anambra state. The hidden peer rivalry dates back to 2010. Peter Obi was the governor of Anambra state when Soludo was the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. Read More

Soludo, Obi meet, hug, days after media war

November 24, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

Ten days after the Anambra State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, wrote report against the presidential candidate of Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, hugged with the later at St. Patrick’s Cathedral Awka during the Thanksgiving mass organised in the honour of the Bishop of the Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus C. Ezeokafor. Ezeokafor is marking his 70th birthday at the event. According Read More

Anambra youth hold summit, hit Soludo over anti-Obi’s comments

November 19, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

The youth leader of Labour Party in Anambra State, Hon Ekene Nnadi, weekend, lampooned Governor Chukwuma Chukwuma Soludo over his recent comments on the Presidential candidate of the party, Mr Peter Obi. Soludo had at different fora, said among other things, that possibilities of Obi’s victory on 2023 general elections was impossible considering some statistics he propounded. But Nnadi, while Read More

2023: Peter Obi the best presidential candidate, Soludo’s son counters father

November 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Ozonna Soludo, the son of Anambra state governor, Charles Soludo, has declared that the Labour Party presidential candidate is the best candidate for the forthcoming 2023 general elections. The 28-year-old singer made this known in a comment on Facebook in response to a social media post criticising his father for opposing Obi’s presidential ambition. Blueprint had reported that the former Read More

I don’t have your time, Obi replies Soludo

November 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi has said he will not join issues with Anambra state governor, Charles Soludo. This comes after Soludo had on Monday boasted that Obi will not win the 2023 presidential election. Obi said instead of replying Soludo, he spend the energy convincing voters that a new Nigeria is possible through rigorous campaigns. He spoke Read More

God has chosen Peter Obi, Labour Party blasts Soludo

November 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The spokesman for Labour Party Presidential Campaign Council, Yunusa Tanko has reacted to an article by Anambra state governor, Charles Soludo saying that Peter Obi can’t win the presidential election in 2023. Tanko, accused Soludo of being used by the opposition to scuttle Obi’s presidential ambition. He said, “Soludo feels he is larger than life and that if it is not him, Read More

2023: Again, Soludo attacks Obi

November 14, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

Anambra State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Monday, unleashed another venom on the Presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP), Mr Peter Obi, saying that probability of him winning the 2023 poll is next to zero. Soludo, in a statement entitled “History beckons and I will not be silent part 2”, added that he was sure that Obi would not win the Read More

Anambra: Police confirm another gunmen attack at Soludo’s hometown

November 12, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

The Anambra state government and the state Police Command have confirmed early morning attack at Governor Chukwuma Soludo’s hometown, Isuofia, Aguata Local Government Area, which led to death of two soldiers and some hoodlums. The State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, and the State Commissioner for Information, Mr Paul Nwosu, in two separate statements agreed that the attacks Read More

Breaking: Soludo hosts Peter Obi in Anambra [PICTURES]

August 19, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

Anambra state governor, Professor Charles Soludo a while ago on Friday hosted one of his successors and the presidential candidate of Labour Party Peter Obi at his official residence in Awka. Confirming this latest development in a press statement, Soludo’s spokesman Christian Aburime said, “Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, CFR, received earlier today, Mr Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra State Read More

Soludo to youth: Take back Anambra from gunmen

August 13, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

The Anambra state Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Friday, charged youths to support the battle to reclaim the state from gunmen and other criminals terrorising the state. The charge is coming on the heels of several lives and property lost following activities of kidnappers and other criminals in the five months of Soludo’s administration in Anambra state. This is as the Read More

Soludo marks over 1,000 shops for demolition at Ochanja market

July 15, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

Anambra state governor Prof. Chukwuma Soludo on Friday marked out over 1, 000 shops for demolition at Ochanja Market, Onitsha. Blueprint gathered that most of the marked buildings had structural defaults, including cracked walls and decking, felling pillars and sands, roads obstructions, among other challenges. Soludo, who led a joint task force and professionals to monitor the various sections of Read More

Popular Nigerian pastor sends message to Soludo over demolition of Odumeje’s church in Anambra

July 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The general overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has reacted to the manhandling of Pastor Chukwuemeka Ohanaemere, popularly known as Odumeje. The Auchi-born cleric, sent a clear message to Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra State, urging him to condemn the manhandling of Pastor Chukwuemeka Ohanaemere, popularly known as Odumeje, by members of the Anambra State taskforce. Suleman also Read More

Bring back inter-house school sports in Anambra, SWAN beckons Soludo

June 24, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Anambra State chapter, Friday, urged governor Chukwuma Soludo, to revive school inter-house sporting activities as panacea to rekindling sports in the state. According to SWAN, revival of the sports culture for which Anambra State was known could be made possible through the activation of Inter-House Sports, School Sports and State Sports festival. The Read More

In Anambra, Soludo gives gunmen quit notice as operatives pull down kidnappers’ hideout

June 11, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

Anambra state governor, Professor Charles Soludo, weekend, said the state would no longer be conducive to unknown gunmen and other criminals. Soludo, who stated this after a joint security network raided and demolished kidnappers hideout at Oba, Idemili South Local Government Area (LGA), warned that the state had invoked the extant laws of the land with which it would deal Read More

Killings: Soludo imposes curfew on 8 LGAs in Anambra, talks tough

May 26, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

Anambra State governor, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Wednesday, imposed 6pm to 6am curfew on eight local government areas with high incidents of unknown gunmen activities. Anambra has been bedeviled with attacks by yet to be identified gunmen, resulting to deaths of many indigenous and non indigenous people, including the lawmaker, Hon. Okechukwu Okoye and his aide, Mr Cyril Chiegboka recently Read More

Anambra: Commissioner reveals how Soludo will fund revised 2022 budget

May 25, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

Anambra state government, Tuesday, said it would finance its revised 2022 appropriation of N170 billion through loans, federal allocation and Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The state governor, Prof. Charles Soludo, had last week presented the revised budget to the state House of Assembly, as against the existing N142 billion appropriation which was presented last year by his predecessor, Chief Willie Read More

Anambra: Soludo presents revised 2022 budget to state assembly

May 19, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

Anambra state governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Thursday, presented the revised 2022 Appropriation Act and 2022 Fiscal Framework before the State House of Assembly. The bill raised the deficit in the state existing budget from 141.9 billion Naira to 170 billion Naira with the capital expenditure of 64% compared to 57% previously enacted at the administration of Governor Willie Obiano. According Read More

Pictures: Soludo visits Nnamdi Kanu, reveals what IPOB leader told him

May 15, 2022 Okey Onuegbu 0

Anambra state governor, Prof. Charles Soludo, has revealed that he visited the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in DSS detention in Abuja. Kanu has remained in DSS custody while still on trial over charges preferred against him by the federal government. Disclosing why he visited the IPOB leader, Prof. Soludo via his Facebook Page on Saturday said, “I Read More

Anambra resident’s set agenda for Soludo on security

April 29, 2022 Blueprint 0

In recent times, Anambra state, like most states in the country, has been bedevilled with security challenges despite efforts by government to stem the tide. Following Prof. Charles Soludo’s swearing in as governor of the state residents have since set agenda for the governor on security, OKECHUKWU ONUEGBU reports. The security of lives and property of citizens is usually top Read More