Amnesty International: Wike, Obiano, Ikpeazu sponsored protests – IPOB alleges

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has accused Governors Nyesom Wike, Willie Obiano and Okezie Ikpeazu of Rivers, Anambra, Abia States, respectively, of sponsoring a recent protest against Amnesty International in Abuja. The IPOB made the allegation in a statement by its spokesman, Comrade Emma Powerful. He also alleged of plans by the Federal Government…

Anambra 2017: Why I won’t contest against Obiano – Soludo

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Chukwuma Soludo, has insisted he has no plans to contest in the Anambra governorship polls. Soludo was speaking on Friday, at a lecture to mark the anniversary of Governor Willie Obiano’s administration. He said that many people were calling on him to contest, but asked: “If…

Anambra rally – Take whatever you see – IPOB warns Obiano, APC members

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Thursday vowed to scuttle a rally planned to hold in Anambra State by the All Progressives Congress, APC. In a statement made available to DAILY POST by Emma Powerful, IPOB publicity secretary, the group warned of dire consequences of holding the rally. It, therefore, cautioned “Governor Willie Obiano…

20 parties give Anambra Assembly ultimatum to probe Obiano

The Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Anambra chapter, has charged the Anambra State House of Assembly to investigate alleged constitutional breaches by Govenor Willie Obiano within five days. The group made the call yesterday in a communiqué issued in Awka and signed by 20 of 28 political parties in the state. The statement read by…

Why we can’t impeach governor Obiano – Anambra lawmakers

Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly have explained why they can’t impeach the state governor, Willie Obiano base on a petition from a non-lawmaker and an opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party in the state. The factional state chairman of the PDP, chief Ken Emeakaye in a press conference in Awka on Sunday…

Impeach governor Obiano – PDP begs State House of Assembly

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State wants the governor of the state, Willie Obaino impeached over alleged abuse of the constitution. Addressing newsmen in Awka, the state capital on Monday, state Chairman of the party, Ken Emeakayi disclosed that a petition demanding Obaino’s impeachment has been sent to the state House of Assembly….