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All is Set For Anambra Guber Poll, Accreditation Under Way

From  Ignatius  Okpara,  Awka, Nigeria (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – All is now set for today’s (Saturday) governorship election in Anambra state South East Nigeria, as the entire city of Awka the state capital and its environ, now look  deserted. Our Correspondent covering the election reports that there are heavy security presence in every nook and crannies […]

Anambra Guber: Tension in Anambra as Police Recover Two Bombs in Onitsha

From Ignatius Okpara, Awka (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Tension has enveloped Anambra state, South East Nigeria, as the police on Friday recovered  two high caliber improvised explosive devices (IED’s) near the Onitsha North Police Station. The disaster which could have wrecked havoc in the  commercial city was discovered few hours to the governorship election scheduled to […]

The Full Coverage of Anambra Governorship Election 2017 as it Happens

THE FULL COVERAGE BY IGNATIUS OKPARA   From  Ignatius  Okpara,  Awka, Nigeria Saturday 17/18/2017 – All is Set for Anambra Guber Poll, Accreditation Under Way (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – All is now set for today’s (Saturday) governorship election in Anambra state South East Nigeria, as the entire city of Awka the state capital and its environ, […]

Book: Views from America: A Sojourner’s Memoirs for launch on Dec. 28

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The much awaited book, “Views from America: A Sojourner’s Memoirs- A Repertoire of Action for Nigeria’s Development”, authored by Dr Acho Orabuchi, a Nigerian in the Diaspora, will be officially unveiled on Dec. 28, 2017 at Rockview Conference and Seminar, Government Layout, Owerri,  Imo State by 11am. The forewords to the book […]

Zimbabwe: Embattled Robert Mugabe Makes First Public Appearance after House Arrest

Photo: Robert Mugabe (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Since Wednesday he and his wife have been put under house arrest due to Military takeover, Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe Friday made his first public appearance. Mugabe amidst the top government functionaries was seen attending a graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare. The military confirmed Friday it was “engaging” […]

Ozubulu Worshippers Massacre: 4 Suspects Arraign In Court for Murder

From Ignatius Okpara AWKA, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – An Anambra State Magistrate Court sitting at Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo council Area of the State Thursday arraigned four persons suspected to be involved in the killing of worshippers at St. Philips Catholic Church Ozubulu some months ago. AFRICAN EXAMINER recalled that no fewer than 13 worshipers were […]

Pro-democracy Group Tasks INEC on Transparency in Anambra Polls

Photo: (L-R) – Obaze, PDP; Obiano, APGA; Tony Nwoye, APC …Condemns Okorocha on “Magic hand” victory for APC (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A pro-democracy and Non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission of Nigeria (INEC) to be above board and totally non-partisan during the November 18th […]

PDP Thugs Attack VON DG, Okechukwu During Enugu LGA Polls Rerun

From  Ignatius  Okpara, Enugu (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON) and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, on Thursday narrowly escaped lynching, as he was attacked by some political thugs alleged to be working for the peoples Democratic party , PDP at his hometown, Eke, in Udi […]

UNIAFRICA Postpones Scholarship Exam, Sales of Forms to Continue

‎(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Authorities of the University of Africa, Toru-Orua and the Bayelsa State scholarship board‎ have postponed the scholarship exam slated for this Saturday, 18th November, 2017. According to a joint statement by the university and the board, the new date for the exam is now Saturday 25th November, 2017.   The statement informed […]

Tenure of NDDC MD Nsima Ekere Ended November 1 as Group Wants Him Removed

Photo: Nsima Ekere (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The tenure of Nsima Udo Ekere as Managing Director and Chief Executive of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), had elapsed, his appointment letter obtained from the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) on Thursday, has confirmed. The appointment letter dated November 1 2016 with […]

Achebe Gets Posthumous Birthday Honor from Search Engine Giant, Google

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The internet search engine, Google has honoured late Nigerian literary icon, Chinua Achebe on its doodle. Achebe died in March, 2013 at the age of 82. The technology giant said on its website Thursday that it honoured Achebe on its doodle (on November 16) as it marks his 87th birthday. Agency reports […]

Anambra Guber: Labour Party Suspends Chairman, 7 Others For Endorsing Obiano

From Ignatius Okpara, Awka …Allegation of Endorsement Not True, LP Chairman (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Barely about 48 hours to the  Anambra state governorship election, the state chapter of Labour Party  LP, has  slammed suspension of its chairman, Mr. Uche Ugwuoji and seven others over alleged anti  party activities. Also sanctioned alongside  Ugwuoji, on Wednesday  were […]

Anambra Stand Still as Buhari Endorses APC Guber Candidate, Nwoye

From Ignatius  Okpara, Awka   (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Economic and social activities were on Wednesday grounded in Awka, the Anambra State capital, South- East Nigeria for several hours, following President Muhammadu Buhari’s one day working visit to the state. The president who arrived Awka from Ebonyi state,  was in Anambra to campaign for Dr. Tony […]

Jonathan Blames Social Media, Says I’m Not at War with Dickson

Photo: Governor Seriake Dickson (L) and Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan …It’s the Handiwork of Political Jobbers, says Bayelsa Governor (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday doused speculations about a political rift between him and Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. The former President who disassociated himself from the insinuations made in the […]

Egyptian Singer, Sherine Faces Trial for ‘Provocative’ Nile Remarks

Photo: Sherine Abdel Wahab (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A famous Egyptian singer faces trial for “spreading provocative publicity” after she suggested that drinking from the River Nile could make someone ill. A lawsuit was filed after video emerged showing Sherine Abdel Wahab being asked at a concert last year to sing Mashrebtesh Men Nilha (Have You Drunk […]

Bayelsa’s Executive Council Okays Proposed Public Sector Reforms

Photo: Bayelsa’s State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson …Says Blackmail, Threats will not Stop its Implementation (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Bayelsa State Executive Council (SEC) on Wednesday resolved to go ahead with its public sector reforms, not minding some sponsored protest and opposition against it. The resolution was taken at the council’s 84th meeting […]

African Union Expresses Worry Over Military Action in Zimbabwe

Photo: Zimbabwe’s military’s commander, General Constantine Chiwenga (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The African Union AU has expressed concern on the present political situation in Zimbabwe, suspecting it appears like a coup against the sitting Government.    Consequently, the body Wednesday called on the military to halt their actions and restore constitutional order. Guinea’s President and Head […]

Buhari Orders Reinstatement of Governor Obiano’s Security Aides

Photo: Buhari directs DIG (Operations) Joshak Habila to Restore Governor Obiano’s Security aides (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the reinstatement of the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State. While welcoming the President on arrival Wednesday in Awka for the Grand Finale of the All Progressives Congress Governorship Rally, the […]

Bayelsa Community Commends FG for Flushing out Brutish Militant

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The people of Peremabiri in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area‎ of Bayelsa State on Wednesday commended the Federal Government for coming to free them from the hands of a notorious criminal gang that has been terrorizing their community. According to them, the decision of the Federal Government to send security agencies has […]

APC Blasts Obiano for Instigating Traditional Rulers to Boycott  Buhari’s Visit

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The Anambra State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress(APC) has descended on Governor Willie Obiano for sabotaging a rare  opportunity for the State  to seek redress to varying  issues of neglect by instigating the leadership of the Anambra State Council of Traditional Rulers  to boycott the President who is currently in Awka […]

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