‘Corpses, travelers invade Anambra despite border closure’

May 9, 2020 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

Anambra Civil Society Network has expressed concern over alleged infiltration of the state with corpses and travelers from all parts of the country despite the border closure and presence of heavy security personnel during lockdown.  The network, in statement signed by is Chairman, Prince Chris Azor; Secretary, Barr. Chisom Chude; and Head, Media and Publicity, Deacon Alfred Ajayi, lamented that Read More

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Anambra Gov escapes mishap, 10 dead as petrol tanker explodes

February 10, 2019 Editor 0

Ten persons were confirmed dead and others critically injured when a petrol tanker fell and exploded at Amawbia Roundabout, in front of Anambra Fire Station centre in Awka. Blueprint learnt that at least eight vehicles and some residential buildings within the vicinity were also gutted down by the inferno which occurred at about 8.30pm on Saturday. Other public buildings within the Read More

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Presidential poll: Anambra women threaten Obiano

February 9, 2019 Editor 0

Few days to the 2019 presidential election, women groups in Anambra State under the auspices of Women for Credible Democracy and Anaocha Women Vanguard have threatened to embark on nude protest if Governor Willie Obiano did not withdraw his support for President Muhammad Buhari re-election in place of Atiku Abubakar whose running mate is Peter Obi. In a communique jointly Read More

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19th NSF: Team Anambra stormed Abuja well prepared – Oli

December 14, 2018 Editor 0

The Chairman, Anambra State Sports Development Commission, Mr Tony Oli has hinted that sports in the Light of the Nation state have taken a new turn even as Governor Willie Obiano gave full backing to the contingent at the ongoing 19th National Sports Festival (NSF). Oli who spoke to Blueprint Sports in Abuja maintained the recent approval and establishment of Read More

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Welcoming Governor Willie Obiano to the saddle again

March 24, 2018 Blueprint 0

On the 17th of March, 2018, Governor Willie Obiano took the oath of office for the second time as the Governor of Anambra State. This followed his success in the polls during the gubernatorial election held in Anambra State on the 18th of November, 2017. That election that brought the Governor in for the second time was keenly contested. And Read More

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Obiano to South- east govs: ‘Join APGA or lose seats’

December 16, 2017 Blueprint 0

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has warned his counterparts in the South-East that they will lose their seats in the 2019 General Elections unless they join his party, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). He gave the warning at a rally to celebrate his reelection and to campaign for the party’s candidate, Victor Umeh, for the Anambra Central Senatorial District Read More