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Anambra

(əˈnæmbrə)
n
(Placename) a state of S Nigeria. Capital: Awka. Pop: 4 182 031 (2006). Area: 4844 sq km (1870 sq miles)
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The accident happened in Agulu, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State.
SEVERAL houses were set ablaze and farmlands burnt following a clash between Umuemu Anam and Nzam, both in Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State over ownership of a parcel of land in the area.
Abuja, Nov.3(Agencies)- Nineteen women were amongst the dead at the stampede in the Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Uke, Anambra state on Saturday, where around 100,000 worshippers had gathered for All Souls Day, Red Cross spokesman Peter Kachi told Reuters news agency by telephone.
It is now illegal to encourage the use of condoms in southeast Nigeria's Anambra State. The state government has also banned the advocacy and distribution of other forms of contraception, including intra-uterine devices and other "un-natural" birth control.
Anambra State government is set to establish a mobile court to try environmental sanitation exercise defauters.
The Anambra state police command, on Thursday, arrested three armed robbery suspects who specialise in car and handsets snatching for stealing over one hundred and fifty handsets from different victims across the state.
In Anambra State, politics of godfatherism has, since the return of democracy in Nigeria in 1999, remained part and parcel of the game.
The state Public Relations Officer of Anambra State Police command, Mr.