Posts Tagged ‘Onitsha’

Onitsha Port Opens To Receive Cargo, Unclog Load On Lagos

Frees Up Direct Route From China Containers arrive Onitsha port for the first time in 42 years, after the commissioning of the port on Sunday by the MD/CEO, National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief Dr George Moghalu. The Onitsha Port, which is regarded as an economic gateway of Anambra and the South East— has been […]

Man dies during alleged marathon sex with lady in Onitsha Hotel

A yet to be identified middle aged man, has died during a sex romp with an unnamed lady in a hotel, in Onitsha. A source said that the man checked into a hotel in the city with a lady at about 5pm on Thursday, but not quite 30 minutes after, he started shouting for help, clutching […]

Fire guts section of Onitsha Bridgehead market, destroys 40 shops

Fire on Monday razed down a section of the Bridgehead Market, Onitsha, destroying goods valued at millions of Naira. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the fire gutted heaps of yam tubers, wooden doors, chairs, mattresses, saw machines, crates of soft drinks, amongst other items in the market. It was learnt that the […]

Another fire pandemonium hits Onitsha

About 48 hours after petrol tanker accident resulted to fire disaster at Upper Iweka and Ochanja areas of Onitsha, another petrol tanker caused yet more damage early on Friday morning in Onitsha. The fire incident occurred at Omaba Phase two around Chukwudi Bus Stop Onitsha after another tanker laden with petrol fell at the middle […]

Onitsha Fire: Woman burnt to death along with her child identified as ‘Ifeoma Nwoye’

The woman burnt to death along with her child in Wednesday fire accident in Onitsha, has been identified as Ifeoma Nwoye from Umuife village in Urum community, Awka-North Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Onitsha Market Fire: PDP Mourns, Condole With Victims

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is shocked by the devastating petrol tanker fire outbreak in Onitsha, Anambra state, describing the incident as heartbreaking and traumatizing. The PDP is deeply saddened by the tragic occurrence particularly, the painful death of our compatriots, including the mother and child, who lost their lives in the inferno that also […]