2021 Anambra Governorship Election

Speedy passage of Electoral Amendment Bill crucial for 2023 elections: INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called for a speedy passage of the Electoral Amendment Bill, stating that it was crucial to the commission’s preparations for the 2023 general elections. “We look forward to a speedy passage of the Bill, which is crucial to our preparations for future elections,” INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu said. […]

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Anambra Guber: What I’ll Do If Elected Governor – Ozigbo

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming Anambra election, Valentine Ozigbo, has promised to work for the people of the state. Ozigbo made the promise on Thursday in Abuja during the inauguration of the party’s campaign council for the November 6 governorship election. The PDP candidate also stated that he […]

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Anambra Guber: Finally, INEC Lists Valentine Ozigbo As PDP Candidate

Nigeria’s electoral agency, INEC has finally listed Valentine Ozigbo as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Anambra governorship poll. Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission, in a list published on July 16, had excluded the candidate of the PDP from the governorship election. But in a ruling on July 19, […]

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Anambra 2021: We Are Now Ready For Victory, PDP Says As Appeal Court Confirms Candidacy Of Ozigbo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the time is now right for all party stakeholders to work together for victory in the Anambra governorship election. The party said this in a reaction to the ruling of the Appeal Court on Friday which confirmed Valentine Ozigbo as the PDP candidate for the November 6 governorship election […]

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Anambra 2021: I Will Closely Follow You – President Buhari Assures APC Candidate, Andy Uba

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised full support for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2021 Anambra State governorship election, Senator Andy Uba. Speaking on Tuesday when he received Uba and other APC stalwarts at the statehouse, President Buhari stated that he is interested in the candidate’s success at the polls. […]

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Anambra 2021: I Will Closely Follow You – President Buhari Assures APC Candidate, Andy Uba

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised full support for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2021 Anambra State governorship election, Senator Andy Uba. Speaking on Tuesday when he received Uba and other APC stalwarts at the statehouse, President Buhari stated that he is interested in the candidate’s success at the polls. […]

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Anambra 2021: PDP Gives Ikpeazu, Makinde, Tambuwal, Others Fresh Appointment

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up a national campaign council to coordinate the activities of the party towards the Anambra 2021 governorship election. The national campaign council was approved by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. The party appointed Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu as the chairman of the council, his […]

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Anambra 2021: Why We Excluded PDP’s Candidate From Guber List – INEC

Nigeria’s electoral body, INEC, has justified its reason for excluding the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the revised list of candidates for the Anambra governorship election. Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission had on Thursday excluded the PDP from a revised list of candidates for the November 6 governorship election. Naija News reports that […]

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Peter Obi Reacts To Buhari’s Assent Of PIB

A former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has both applauded and knocked President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the controversial Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law. Naija News reports that the President on Monday signed the 2021 Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law as confirmed by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina. Despite the massive opposition against the bill […]

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Anambra 2021: APGA Speaks After INEC Recognized Soludo As Party Candidate

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has expressed confidence in the ability of the party and its candidates to win the November 6, 2021 governorship election in Anambra State. The party in its reaction on Thursday night after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) recognized the candidacy of Professor Charles Soludo said it is assured […]

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Anambra 2021: INEC Finally Recognises Soludo As APGA Candidate

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally recognised the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Chukwuma Soludo, as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in the forthcoming Anambra election. Naija News had reported that a Federal High Court sitting in Awka had reinstated Soludo as the APGA candidate […]

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Anambra Govship: Uzodinma, Ganduje, Others Get Fresh APC Appointment (Full List)

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted a campaign council to ensure the victory of the party and its candidate Senator Andy Uba in the Anambra governorship election. The 2021 Anambra governorship election has been scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to hold on November 6. Naija News reports the members of […]

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Anambra Guber: Etiaba Dumps APC, Emerges Action Alliance Flagbearer

A former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ben Etiaba, has emerged as the flagbearer of the Action Alliance (AA) ahead of the November 6 governorship election. Naija News reports that Etiaba dumped the APC after the controversial primary election that saw Andy Uba emerge as the flagbearer of the party. Speaking at […]

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Anambra Guber: Moghalu Asks Court To Remove Uba, APC From INEC List

A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), George Moghalu, has dragasked the Federal High Court, Abuja to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to delist the name of Andy Uba and the party from the list of political parties and candidates for the November 6 Anambra gubernatorial election. Naija News reports that Moghalu […]

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Anambra 2021: Senator Uba Emerges Factional PDP Governorship Candidate

Senator Ugochukwu Uba has emerged as the factional governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Anambra governorship election scheduled for November 6, 2021. He emerged from the faction led by Cbukwudi Umeaba and loyal to Chief Chris Uba. Uba emerged as the standard flag bearer in the primaries conducted on Saturday, 26th […]

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Anambra 2021: Full Breakdown Of Results From APGA Governorship Primaries

The full breakdown of how delegates voted in Wednesday’s governorship primaries of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has emerged. As previously reported by Naija News, former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Charles Soludo emerged as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the November 6 governorship election […]

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Anambra 2021: Soludo Wins APGA Ticket Despite Suspension By Party Faction

A former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Charles Soludo has emerged as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State. Soludo emerged at the party primaries conducted on Wednesday in Akwa. He scored 740 votes to defeat three other aspirants namely […]

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Anambra 2021: Gov Abiodun, Others Get Fresh Appointment From APC

The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has been appointed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the chairman of the Anambra Governorship Primary Election Committee. The development was made public in a statement on Wednesday signed by the National SecretaryCaretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the APC, Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe. Naija News understands the […]

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Anambra Governorship: Soludo Suspended By APGA Faction

A faction of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) led by Chief Jude Okeke has announced the suspension of Professor Charles Soludo from the party. Soludo, a former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) was is a frontline gubernatorial aspirant for the Anambra governorship election, Naija News reports. His suspension was announced on […]

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