SEE EARLY ELECTION RESULTS FRIM ANAMBRA GUBER CONTEST

With official results of yesterday’s governorship election in Anambra being expected late last night, unofficial returns from the polling wards and units put the incumbent Governor Willie  Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in early lead. Tony Nwoye, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is also reported to be doing well, while Oseloka Obaze of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) expressed confidence that he would win. Some of the unofficial figures obtained by our correspondents are as follows: INEC Results Unit 013 Ward 1 Onitsha North APGA…

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ANAMBRA GUBER RACE: HOW THEY STAND

FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInWhatsApp The stakes are high in today’s governorship election, because it is a dress rehearsal for the 2019 general elections. Though incumbent Governor Willie Obiano stands a chance of winning the contest, it remains an open contest that can be won by both the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Tony Nwoye, and that of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Oseloka Obaze. Deputy Political Editor RAYMOND MORDI, who has been following the campaigns, report. How the main ANAMBRA State has been agog with political activities in the…

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WHY ANAMBRA ELDERS ARE BEHIND OBIANO BY EZEIFE

By Vincent Ujumadu First civilian governor of the state, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife has given reasons why the state’s elders are backing the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano for a second term. Ezeife   Ezeife regretted that the ongoing electioneering campaigns in the state were based on blatant lies and denials, adding that people were even denying the stupendous growth in the agricultural sector, as well as in infrastructural development across the state. The former governor, who is the chairman of the Elders’ Council said: “In the beginning, Governor Willie Obiano, after…

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HOW OBIANO BLEW ANAMBRA DOLLAR SAVINGS HE INHERITED

A crisis is brewing between Anambra State Governor Willy Obiano and opposition parties over the alleged secret sale of the state’s dollar savings in the last three and half years. The governor, according to sources, has disposed of the cash saved for the state by his predecessor, Mr. Peter Obi. In the last transaction, over N10 billion was realized, according to one documents The Nation stumbled on. The last transaction was carried out, following a letter of March 17, 2017 by the Anambra State Investment Promotion and Protection Agency. In the letter…

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ABUJA COURT REFUSES TO STOP OBIANO AS APGA CANDIDATE IN NOVEMBER GUBER ELECTION, SEE RULING

True situation: Abuja High Court Declined to Stop Obiano The members of the public are urged to disregard the wicked and spurious allegations making round and peddled by one Eneh Victor Chigozie that the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted an order restraining the gubernatorial candidate of APGA, His Excellency Chief Willie Obiano from parading himself as the authentic candidate of APGA for the forthcoming gubernatorial polls in Anambra state. Indeed, one impostor Martin Agbaso had approached the Federal High Court, Abuja vide an originating summons for some…

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FEDERAL LAWMAKER DUMPS PDP FOR APGA OVER ANAMBRA GUBER RACE

The re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state recorded a boost on Friday following the defection of Chief Ben Nwankwo, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). The federal lawmaker, who represents Orumba North and South Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, defected with over 2000 PDP members at a rally in Umunze, Orumba South  council area, Anambra state organized by APGA. He pledged his support and willingness to canvass for votes and ensure victory for Governor Obiano in the November…

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OSINBAJO, SARAKI STORM ANAMBRA FOR APC GUBER CANDIDATE NWOYE TODAY

Anambra poll: Osinbajo, Saraki, govs for Nwoye’s rally today Punch Newspapers / Olubode Olusesan / 3 hours ago Tony Okafor, Awka The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, are expected to lead a delegation of the national leaders of the All Progressives Congress’ to Anambra State on Friday (today). The APC delegation will be in Anambra for the inauguration of the campaign of the party’s candidate in the November 18 poll in the state, Dr. Tony Nwoye. It is also expected that 19 APC governors will…

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REV FATHER MBAKA ANOINTS GOV OBIANO FOR ANOTHER TERM AS ANAMBRA GOVERNOR, SEE PICS

The founder and Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministries Enugu Nigeria (Amen), Reverend Father Ejike Camillus Anthony Mbaka, has in the above video clip anointed and blessed Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, thus to fortify him spiritually for the forthcoming November 18th gubernatorial election in the state. Obiano who is vying for the second time the seat of the governor with strong political opponents in the state, was blessed, fortified, energized and prepared spiritually by Mbaka at the ministry. Newsmen gathered that such prayer covers one with supernatural powers to…

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ACTOR, YUL EDOCHIE UNVEILS HIS DEPUTY IN ANAMBRA GUBER CONTEST, SEE PICS

Popular Nigerian movie actor, Yul Edochie’s Governorship homecoming campaign will hold next Saturday. The spokesman (Comrade Nnadi Goodluck) of his political party has announced on his Facebook page. The homecoming campaign of the DPC Governorship candidate, Yul Edochie and his Deputy, Emeka Okonkwo is scheduled to hold on Saturday, October 14th 2017. Venue: Central School Umunachi, Dunukofia L.G.A, Anambra. Time: 10:00 am. Comrade Nnadi Goodluck, DPC Assistant Publicity Secretary, Anambra State Chapter. Source- https://www.facebook.com/100014089426009/posts/315173272295651

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ANAMBRA GUBER ELECTION: EKWUEME DUMPS OBIANO, NOW FOR OBAZE

Tony Okafor, Awka A former Vice-President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, on Wednesday endorsed the candidacy of the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Oseloka Obaze, in the November 18 poll in the state. Before this new development, Ekwueme was a known supporter of Governor Willie Obiano. But on Wednesday, he  said  time had come to unseat Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance and enthrone a PDP government in the state. He said, “Anambra State is a PDP state from inception. We shall now continue with the PDP. Time…

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