It was reported earlier today that the APC's Governorship Candidate in the forthcoming Anambra State governorship election, Senator Andy Ubah, was reportedly attacked by a police officer. This incident caused several Nigerians to react differently. Based on that note, a well known human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu has decided to react.
(Photo Credit: Vanguard News) There has been a lot of ongoing events in Anambra State, ahead of the November 6, governorship election. Although there has been insecurity challenges in the state, there seem to be no plans to postpone the election. Candidates of different political parties have carried on with campaigns, as some even had to conduct their campaign outside the state, due to the insecurity challenges.
As Anambrarians countdown to the 2021 gubernatorial elections slated for November 6, speculation continues to swirl around who will be the state's next governor. Party primaries have already begun to disclose the candidates that will progress to the next stage - the general election. This has heightened tensions and fuelled speculation that the real battle lies between Azuka Okwuosa, Chukwuma Soludo and Andy Ubah.
Just as the November 6 Anambra State governorship election draws closer, all the political parties and candidates involved are getting themselves ready. The forthcoming Anambra State Governorship Election is going to be a tough one, because the incumbent Governor, Willie Obiano is not going to be contesting.
INEC Got It Right, Anambra Election Is Between Andy Ubah Of APC & Ifeanyi Ubah Of YPP- Deji Predicts
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday released the names of the candidates who will participate in the forth coming Anambra State governorship election. According to the the names that were released by the INEC, the former CBN Governor, Charles Chukwma Soludo who won the APGA primaries was replaced by another candidate and PDP was excluded.
A good number of Anambra APC faithful, especially, those who can correctly be classified as the pioneers of the Party, are genuinely aggrieved with the methods adopted by the Party in conducting its last governorship primary. Some of the candidates in that election are not leaving anything to chance in their bid to upturn the result of that election through the courts, having exhausted their options within the Party mechanism.
Anambra State is the current focus in the political environment of the country as the people of Anambra are set to elect their next governor by November this year. All the political parties that are involved in the 2021 Anambra gubernatorial election are already ensuring that smart and strategic steps are taken to ensure their victory after the collation or result by INEC.
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Anambra, Senator Andy Uba has revealed that he wept seriously during his campaign ahead of the November 6 gubernatorial election. Uba revealed that he was deeply touched by the poor road network he experienced during his campaign visits to some communities and villages in the state.
Anambra 2021 election will be tough after these 5 powerful candidates have declared their interest. 1) Patrick Uba: He is a business man and he ran for the governorship election previously, this time, he is running for governor with his own party he created, Youth Progressive Party. 2) Doctor Godwin Maduka: He is a billionaire and a renowned medical doctor, he too also declared his interest for the election. 3) Professor Soludo: He was the former governor of the central bank of Nigeria and he is also the stakeholder
Give Me APC Ticket, And November 6 Election Will Be A Walkover - Andy Ubah. Source of News: Punch Newspapers By Damian Windeck Okoye. Senator Andy Ubah was at Awka yesterday where he met with his supporters. Addressing them, the former aide to President Obasanjo boasted that if given APC ticket, that he would win the November 6 Governorship poll with easy. He said he will repeat the 2007 magic. "2007 campaign will be a child’s play, if you give me your ticket. "I will replicate the amazing campaigns of 2007
Earlier today, it was reported that Senator Andy Ubah, a candidate for APC governor in the upcoming Anambra governor election, was allegedly attacked by a police officer. This attack from the police officer has caused several people to react. According to the statement, the famous human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu decided to react.
The All Progressives Congress, APC has released the guideline for November 6 Anambra state governorship election. In the time table released yesterday by the National leadership of the party, it fixes June 26, same date with PDP for its Party's primary election. According to the timetable, nomination forms are to be purchased at the sum of 20 million naira while expression of interest form costs 2.5 million naira. So far about 10 aspirants have indicated interest to contest the November 6 governorship election
The APC Anambra gubernatorial primary elections has been declared unacceptable by the party members and major stakeholders following recent discovery of election malpractice. According to reputable sources within the party, it has been discovered that Sen Andy Ubah, the presumed winner of the June 26 poll conspired with the governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodinma to hamper the free, fair and peaceful execution of the party primary elections.
Live in Osumenyi Governor Willie Obiano, Senator Victor Umeh OFR, Ohamadike today joined political bigwigs and other notable sympathizers in condoling with an ally, Prince Nicholas Ukachukwu (Ikukuoma) as he bury his wife, Princess Nnenna Ukachukwu in his Osumenyi home in Nnewi South LGA of Anambra state. Among notable persons who also graced the occasion were the Governor of Anambra state, Chief Dr. Willie Maduaburochukwu Obiano, former governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha; erstwhile Senator that
We are into the third month of the year already and very soon we be entering into the fourth, fifth and so forth, this draws Anambra State gubernatorial election closer.
Leading APC governorship aspirant Hon Azuka Okwuosa is commanding strong support and admiration through his online campaign for a better Anambra. He has inspired residents, indigenes and well-wishers of the state to believe in the possibilities and latent resources that lie within the state. Polls have shown that more than any other aspirant for the Anambra 2021 governorship, he has used the online space, especially the social media platforms, to illustrate his dreams for Anambra to Anambrarians while outlining his plans to bring the dreams to reality.
Andy Ubah, former Senator who represented Anambra South Senatorial District, has emerged the winner of the gubernatorial preliminary election of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Anambra State. The former Senator came out victorious in the preliminary election contested by 13 other contestants. The governor of Ogun State, who also doubles as the Chairman of the Anambra State Primary Election Committee of the APC, in an election which took place at Golden Tulips Hotel, Anambra State, declared Senator Ubah winner of the election after he polled 230,201 votes out of the 348,490, to beat his arch rival Onunwoku Johnbosco, who polled 28,746 and other aspirants.
On the alleged establishment of 21 New Universities in Anambra State (one in per LGA) by Dr Godwin Maduka if elected as the governor of Anambra State next year, we should not kill him. If that is his vision or dream for our state, it is not a sin for him to have such dreams or vision. We should have been more interested to interrogate him further on how it will be achieved in the face of our financial ability and all that as a state. To me, shouting him down, won't help us on this 2021 Conversation. I have
According to global terms and standards, accountability and transparency of electoral candidates is an integral part of elections. Nigeria is not an exception to this key factor as Elections are after all, the main means by which citizens hold their elected officials accountable. The meat of this narrative is hinged on one of the governorship aspirants in the forthcoming gubernatorial primaries in Anambra State, in the person of Senator Andy Uba who has been mired in an alleged loan default to a financial institution, Heritage Bank Plc according to a viral video that has surfaced on social media with protests held at his Abuja residence.
A video has shown some Bank staff in front of Senator Andy Ubah house in Abuja having a peaceful protest so that he can to repay his bank loan in order for them not to lose their job. The rate of unemployment in Nigeria is high to level that a particular Bank sent some of her staff to have a peaceful protest in front of Senator Ubah house in Abuja for him to pay back the loan he got from them, or they lose their job.