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Monthly Archives: February 2019

Nigerians Should Accept Outcome of Presidential Election – TUC Chairman

Comrade Ifeanyi Okechukwu, TUC Chairman, Anambra State . . . Says Nowhere Conduct of Elections is 100% Free By Abuchi Onwumelu The Anambra state chairman of the Trade Union Congress, Comrade Okechukwu Ifeanyi, has urged Nigerians to accept the outcome of the just concluded presidential elections, noting that there is nowhere in the world where conduct of elections is 100% ...

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Anambra Police Command Parade 14 Persons Over Various Forms of Electoral Offences

CP Rabiu Ladodo By Abuchi Onwumelu Anambra State Police Commissioner of Police Rabiu Ladodo last Tuesday said fourteen persons were arrested over various forms of electoral offenses during the just- concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. Ladodo, who disclosed this in a chat with reporters, listed ballot box snatching, disruption of elections, malicious damage and thuggery as ...

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Prof. Umenweke reaffirms Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah victory, withdraws his previous letter to INEC dated 25th of February, 2019

Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah In what appears to be a quick turnaround, Professor Umenweke, the Returning Officer of Anambra South Senatorial elections has withdrawn his earlier letter to INEC wherein he recanted his declaration of Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah as the winner of the Anambra South Senatorial elections and declared the election inconclusive. He went ahead to reaffirm his earlier declaration ...

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Results declared by INEC were verified, says UK

The United Kingdom (UK) says Nigerians can have confidence in the outcome of the presidential election that held on Saturday. President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), won the election with Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) coming second. Harriett Baldwin, UK’s minister of state for Africa, in a statement issued on Wednesday, said the ...

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Polls result: Ohanaeze congratulates Buhari

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, on Thursday congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his victory in the Presidential election of February 23. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress was declared the winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday, having polled 15,191,847 votes, winning in ...

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March 9: Over 400 Aggreived APGA Aspirants Vow to Stop Party’s Candidates If

. . .Demand Oye’s Resignation, Refund A Coalition of the All progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Aggreived Aspirants, has vowed to stop all the party’s candidates for the forthcoming House of Assembly election in the state if their demands are not met. The group numbering over four hundred said that what happened on Saturday, February 23, 2019 would be a child’s ...

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Holy Family Adoration Ministry Agulu Celebrates Valentine Day in Grand Style

By Amaka Olua The Holy Family Adoration Ministry Agulu has celebrated her Valentine day in grand style. The event which was tagged celebrating with and for Christ had an impressive number of youths in attendance. The historical celebration which was held on 14th February, 2019, at St Mathias Catholic Church Agulu, Anaocha L.G.A Anambra State, featured Motivational talks, Flower Presentations, ...

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C.M.O St Michael’s Akwaeze Holds Maiden Convention

. . . Installs Patrons, Raises Funds for Church Projects By Amaka Olua The Catholic Men Organization of St Michael’s Catholic Church,Akwaeze ,Anaocha, L.G.A, Anambra State ,on Saturday February 9th 2019, made history with the first ever maiden C.M.O Convention in the Parish. The Convention which was an opportunity for the Catholic Men to deliberate on how best they would ...

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2019 Presidential Poll: INEC declares APC’s Buhari winner

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of this year’s election for a second term. Chairman of the commission who is also the Chief Returning officer of the elections, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said the APC polled 15,191,847 to defeat the PDPs Atiku Abubakar who garnered 11,262,978 votes. Yakubu said the Certificate of Return ...

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BREAKING: Atiku Rejects Outcome Of Presidential Election, Heads To Court

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has reacted to the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23 presidential election. The aggrieved former Vice President says the election was not free and fair. He says there “were manifest and premeditated” malpractices in many states which negate the results announced. Below is his full statement. “Democracy Will Not Be ...

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