The struggle of who gets what in Onitsha, Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre has again become the lead discussion in Anambra State.

This fight is always divided along two parallel groups; the indigenes and non-indigenes (popularly referred to as Ndi Onitsha and Ndi Igbo) and usually gets hotter in election seasons.

As the 2015 Elections draw nearer, the apex social-political group in Onitsha, De Great Onicha Ado Patriots (De GOAP) has declared and I quote;


http://www.dannydewalt.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/the-truth.pngSince he could not be appointed an unofficial attack dog of the Obiano government, Daniel Elombah and his team have descended on the government of Anambra State. There is nothing they have not alleged against the government. What Elombah, the disgruntled and shyster lawyer whose rent in London is paid by a hooker is what he has not thought of. He is emboldened by support from a disgruntled ex-governor of the state who believes that if Willie Obiano is allowed a free reign he will be consigned to the dust bin. 

Former President Obasanjo's son shot in Mubi by Boko Haram

Sahara Reporters is reporting that Boko Haram militants attacked a platoon led by the son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, shooting him today.. They say he ustained serious injuries to his legs and was being transported to the hospital at the time of their report

Prince William and Kate Middleton expecting second child

The Duchess of Cambridge and her husband Prince William are expecting their second child. Kensington Palace made the announcement this morning.

Kate and William, who have a one year son, Prince George, will be welcoming their second child next year.

So quick?

So sad! Baby Miracle Ibiam passes away

Lindaikeji Reports:

Such sad and heartbreaking news. After two years and three months, Baby Miracle Ibiam has lost his battle to Hydrocephalus. For those who don't remember him, Ndubuisi Nwachukwu Ibiam, known as Baby Miracle was born with Hydrocephalus, which is a defect that affects ability of the brain to clear excess fluids so the fluid accumulates therefore leading to that expansion. We tried to raise money for him back in 2013 here

Elombah.com – How not to Practice Citizen Journalism

The world may not be willing to admit it but one of the greatest phenomena of the 21st Century might be the advent of the social media – the mushrooming of cyber-communities across geographies and the usual boundaries of culture, religion, class and ideologies. With the social media, humanity has finally come face to face with the awesome power of the individual, the canonization, as it were, of selfhood and the possibility of a determined citizen to impose his ideas on a larger group with something as harmless as cellphone.

South Arican Wayo - MTN Blackmailing Anambra State

It is no longer news that most of the major GSM providers have been getting huge chunk of revenues from the Anambra axis, specifically Onitsha and environs. But recently one of the major operators went to town shouting for anyone to hear that the Anambra State Government is closing down their operations by shutting down its telecom masts.