Tag Archives: Anambra traditional rulers

Court Stops Obiano From Suspending Anambra Traditional Rulers

A state High Court has issued an order stopping Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, from suspending, dethroning or replacing three traditional rulers. Governor Obiano, a few months ago, suspended 12 traditional rulers for travelling to Abuja to visit President Muhammadu Buhari. The governor said the monarchs travelled out of Anambra State without obtaining the state government’s permission and therefore stand ...

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Forgive Our Traditional Ruler, Umumbo Community Begs Obiano

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Peace has finally returned to Umumbo community in Ayamelum local government area of Anambra state after it had issues over a land dispute with farmers in the Lower Anambra Irrigation Project established by the federal government in Omor. To this end, the people have appealed to Governor Willie Obiano to temper justice with mercy and consider accepting ...

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Arthur Eze: Obiano Gives Out 144 Jeeps To Anambra Monarchs

Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, yesterday, distributed 144 jeeps to some of the traditional rulers of various communities in the state. The vehicles christened Ikenga by its manufacturer, Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing [IVM], were presented to them at the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka. This came about two weeks after Prince Arthur Eze, a billionaire businessman, reportedly distributed vehicles to the 13 ...

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Ngige, Eze Throw Verbal Missiles On Each Other

Eze to Ngige: I don’t expect respect from he who once dragged his biological father to court Ngige to Eze: You are commander-in-chief of members of any government in power Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has berated Arthur Eze, for casting aspersions on him over his advice that the 12 traditional rulers suspended by the Anambra State Government should ...

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Mission To Pull Obiano Down By Dissident Monarchs Most Unfortunate — ASATU President  

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra State Association of Town Unions (ASATU) has condemned in concrete terms the mission embarked upon by some traditional rulers to Abuja to assassinate and defame the character of the state governor Chief Willie Obiano before President Muhammadu Buhari. National President of the association, Chief Alex Onukwue, gave the condemnation during an interview with NewsProbe at ASATU ...

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Suspended Royal Fathers Not The Only Ones Guilty Of Arthur Eze’s Kola Nut Money — Iloh

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Former Executive Chairman of Awka-South Local Government Area, Prince Azubuike Iloh, has said that the decision  to suspend 12 traditional rulers by Governor Willie Obiano over their trip to Abuja with Prince Arthur Eze is not a well thought-out decision because he believes that the monarchs banished from their thrones are not the only ones guilty of ...

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Nobody Can Take Our Fundamental Rights, Anambra Monarchs Dare Obiano

Anambra traditional rulers, under the aegis of concerned traditional rulers, have described their recent suspension by Governor Willie Obiano as charade and abuse of power. Addressing newsmen in Abuja, the traditional rulers, who were suspended for one year by the state government for travelling to Abuja to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari said they didn’t commit any act to warrant ...

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Go Reconcile With Obiano, Buhari Tells Arthur Eze

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the controversial Anambra State businessman, Prince Arthur Eze, to stop fighting his home state government led by Chief Willie Obiano. President Buhari gave the directive on Friday afternoon when the businessman visited him a few minutes after the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, held a private meeting with the Nigerian leader. The ...

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