Truck drivers block highway to protest over taxation in Anambra

Nigeria, Feb. 18 -- Hundreds of truck drivers on Tuesday blocked the Onitsha -Enugu expressway to protest alleged imposition of taxes, intimidation and violation of court judgement by the agents of An... Read More

Three siblings burnt to death in Anambra fire

Nigeria, Feb. 16 -- Three siblings on Saturday lost their lives in an early morning inferno that engulfed their family house at Ugwu Cheleku Village, Okija in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra S... Read More

Three dead, eight injured in Anambra road accident

Nigeria, Feb. 15 -- Three persons died on Saturday while eight others sustained varying degrees of injuries in a road accident in Amansea Awka, Anambra State capital. The accident invloved a Toyota b... Read More

Peter Obi, Abaribe, Umeh, others attend burial of Nnamdi Kanu's parents

Nigeria, Feb. 14 -- A former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, and Senate Minority Leader, Enyinnaya Abaribe, are among early arrivals at Afaraukwu country home of the leader of the Indigenous Peo... Read More

Nigerian mob sets businessman's house ablaze over alleged killing in South Africa

Nigeria, Feb. 13 -- A mob in Umuoru Etiti village, Ubulu Community in Oru West Local Government Area of Imo State, on Wednesday, burnt down the home of a South Africa-based businessman, Declan Nsofor,... Read More

Two dead, others injured in Anambra overhead tank accident

Nigeria, Feb. 5 -- Two pupils lost their lives while two others sustained injuries on Wednesday when an overhead water tank fell inside their classroom. The incident happened at Royal Kings Foundatio... Read More

Seven injured in Anambra gas explosion

Nigeria, Feb. 2 -- Seven persons sustained varying degrees of injury on Sunday in Anambra State in a gas explosion which occurred in the commercial city of Onitsha. The explosion occurred at No 23 Em... Read More

Anambra records Lassa Fever case

Nigeria, Jan. 31 -- Anambra State has recorded what appears to be its first Lassa Fever patient in the latest nationwide outbreak. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that the patient is a student of Nnamdi Aziki... Read More

Another death recorded in Enugu Lassa fever outbreak

Nigeria, Jan. 31 -- The death toll in the Lassa fever outbreak in Enugu State has risen to two. According to the Management of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, a second death was re... Read More

Police arrest three 'herdsmen' for kidnap of Enugu Catholic priest, others

Nigeria, Jan. 27 -- The police in Enugu State on Monday paraded three 'herdsmen' alleged to have been terrorizing Enugu State and its environs. The herdsmen, according to the police, carried out some... Read More