Senator Andy Uba has described as false reports by an online medium alleging that he was making attempts to compromise the result of the recently conducted primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC).Andy Uba recently contested the primary election to be the flag bearer for the APC in the Anambra Governorship election but lost to Tony Nwoye.
Gunmen on Sunday struck at the Assemblies of God Church on the Oguta road Onitsha, Anambra State killing one policeman and a civilian.This is coming seven days after gunmen attacked St Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu and killed no fewer than 13 persons and injured 27.
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
Obiora Ifoh, Abuja
Business mogul and convener of defunct Transformation Agenda of Nigeria (TAN), Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah, and Senator Stella Odua top the list of five aspirants cleared to contest People’s Democratic Party governorship primaries in Anambra State.
Amidst controversies over appropriate pump price for petrol, reports of the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has indicated that petrol marketers in16 states of the country are selling the product significantly higher than the N145 maximum price stipulated by the federal government.
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has indicated that 208 open oil blocks are up for grabs by firms and investors.
The DPR in its recent report, also revealed that a total of 184 oil blocks had already been awarded to qualified investors.
PHIL OKOSE, Onitsha
For allegedly beating his relation, Nnanyere Onyema, to death over missing GSM Phone, a councilor of Nsogwu Umunze Ward 2 in Orumba South Local Government Area of Anambra, Hon. Chidiebere Onyema, is said to have been detained by the police.
AMAECHI PERCY ONYEJEKWE, Awka
The National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has shut down 16 herbal medicine facilities and seized products in Onitsha, Anambra over illegal operations.
NO fewer than 66 lunatic inmates in Enugu Prisons are receiving free psychiatric treatment at the Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, Parklane.The inmates were among the 285 inmates freed at the recent jail delivery by the Enugu State Chief Judge, Justice Innocent Umezulike a week ago.
The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it sealed seven shops at the Asaba Ogbeogonogo Modern market, Delta for selling fake and unregistered wines.
The incessant bloody clashes between Fulani cattle rearers and local farmers in many parts of Nigeria have become so worrisome that it has even been characterized by some experts as a war at the same level as the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East that seeks to Islamize the country.