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Tag Archives: Anambra Election

Daniel takes PDP Chairmanship ambition to Kogi, says ‘I’m a crisis manager’

Gbenga Daniel, former governor of Ogun State, says he is a crisis manager, and best suited to lead the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as national chairman to regain power in 2019. Daniel is one of the aspirants eying the national chairmanship position of the party, to be determined through election at its Dec. 9 convention. He was in Kogi on ...

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We’ll replicate Anambra governorship election template in future polls – Army

The Nigerian Army says it will replicate the template it adopted for its officers in the just concluded governorship election in Anambra in future polls in the country. The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Adamu Abubakar, disclosed this when he received members of the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Enugu State Council, on ...

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Nobody has won 21 over 21, we scored 100%, it was a full endorsement – Obiano

  Anambra Governor, Willie Obiano, has expressed confidence that his party – the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), will win elections in other South East states. He said this in Anambra State, shortly after he was declared the winner of the governorship election on Sunday, November 19. In response to the fact that he is the only governor form APGA ...

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Anambra: Obiano’s victory too clear to be contested or questioned – Okorocha

Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha  has congratulated Governor Willie Obiano on his re-election. Okorocha gave the congratulatory message in a statement by  his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemedo, on Monday in Owerri. The governor said that Obiano’s victory was too clear to be contested or questioned. He, therefore, advised candidates of other political parties who took part in the election to ...

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Anambra: Ohanaeze congratulates Obiano, commends INEC, Buhari for job well done

John Nnia Nwodo, President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio cultural organisation of Igbo has congratulated Willie Obiano for his victory in the just concluded Anambra governorship election. Nwodo also congratulated Obiano’s opponents for a healthy and competitive encounter. He urged Obiano to put the campaign rhetoric apart and extend his hand of fellowship to his opponents while asking the rest ...

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Activists commend Anambra people for successful governorship election

Some human rights activists and politicians have commended the people of Anambra for making  the November 18 governorship election successful despite threats by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB). The Secretary General of Inter-Party Advisory Council, Shola Omolola, said that the people exhibited high level of intelligence toward the election. “The turnout of voters in the election simply implies ...

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Yes, i had N300,000 on me, it was not to buy votes, says man arrested by DSS

Officials of the Department of State Services (DSS) have released a man who was arrested on Saturday for allegedly trying to buy votes during the Anambra governorship election. Ifedioranma Nwaana, a professor, regained his freedom hours after he was arrested and taken away by DSS officials at a polling unit located at Community Primary School, Amawbia in Awka, the state ...

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Anambra Decides: Military everywhere you turn as tight security takes centre stage

Security has been fully taken care of in Anambra state. Mostly due to the threats issues by the Indigenous Poeple of Biafra (IPoB) No fewer than 36 political parties and candidates are participating in the election being conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). And election is holding in 4,608 polling units in the 21 council areas with report ...

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Anambra Decides: INEC should always stick to time – Octogenerian voter

An Octogenerian voter in Anambra, Ogechi Onwudinjo, has decried the late arrival of materials and officials of INEC in Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Onwudinjo, 82, advised INEC to strictly adhere to timing of activities on Election Day in all its future elections. Onwudinjo said at her Ahocol Phase 1 Polling Unit in Awka South Local Government Area on ...

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Anambra Decides: INEC blames delay in arrival of voting materials on NYSC members

The National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Solomon Soyebi, has blamed the late arrival of electoral materials at several polling units in Anambra on corps members.  Soyebi told Channels Television in Anambra on Saturday that some of them did not have the right attitude towards the exercise and were hesitant to go to some areas. “We have ...

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