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Obiano seeks NCAA approval to open Anambra Airport

Obiano seeks NCAA approval to open Anambra Airport

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra says he is seeking approval of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to open the state’s cargo and passengers Airport for operations on Oct. 21. Obiano disclosed this at a news conference after a tour of the airport and the International Conference Centre in Umueri and Awka respectively on Sunday. […]

Sit-at-Home: Lockdown in Onitsha, Nnewi despite Gov Obiano’s threat

Sit-at-Home: Lockdown in Onitsha, Nnewi despite Gov Obiano’s threat

In spite of Governor Willie Obiano’s directive to market leaders, banks and other business outfits and stakeholders in Anambra State, to go back to their business or face sanctions, markets, banks, traders and residents of Onitsha and Nnewi still refused to go back to business, thereby, still observing the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB’s suspended Monday weekly sit-at-home.

Biafra day: Nnamdi Kanu commends Obiano, Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Umahi for compliance

Biafra day: Nnamdi Kanu commends Obiano, Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Umahi for compliance

By Steve Oko Leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has commended Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State; his Enugu State counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi;  Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, and Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State for taking some proactive actions in memory of the Biafra Day celebration. Kanu had […]

We have forgiven you wholeheartedly, Towns People tell Obiano

We have forgiven you wholeheartedly, Towns People tell Obiano

By Luminous Jannamike Anambra State Towns (People) Association, ASTPA, on Wednesday, said it has forgiven Governor Willie Obiano, wholeheartedly, describing him as “a shining light.” Chief Arinze Anadu said this while addressing journalists after his inauguration as the 4th President-General of the association, in Abuja. Represented at the meeting were President Muhammadu Buhari, the Minister […]

I’m the only Nigerian governor who do not receive monthly salary – Obiano

I’m the only Nigerian governor who do not receive monthly salary – Obiano

By Ikechukwu Odu Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, weekend, said he is the only Nigerian governor who do not receive monthly salary. The governor explained that after his tax has been deducted from his salary, he sends the remaining balance to homes of destitute for their upkeep, adding that he has been rendering self-service […]

Anambra community petitions Obiano over traditional stool crisis

Anambra community petitions Obiano over traditional stool crisis

By Chinedu Adonu People of Umuotti Ajalli town, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State have made a passionate appeal to the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano to intervene in the chieftaincy crisis in the community. The community, in the petition through their counsel, Jerome Chukwudozie Okolo SAN, appealed to Gov. Obiano, […]

Rainstorm wrecks havoc in Obiano’s community

Rainstorm wrecks havoc in Obiano’s community

By Vincent Ujumadu MANY buildings were on Monday night destroyed by windstorm at Aguleri in Anambra East local government area of Anambra State. Aguleri is the hometown of Governor Willie Obiano. Among the buildings destroyed were residential houses and schools, including Father Joseph Memorial High School, which hosts one of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) […]

Killing of security operatives portend danger — Obiano

Killing of security operatives portend danger — Obiano

By Vincent Ujumadu Worried by the increasing spate of insecurity which has resulted in the death of many security operatives in Anambra State in recent time, Governor Willie Obiano warned, yesterday, that the development portends great danger. In a broadcast to the people of the state, Obiano regretted a situation where a town hall meeting […]