At least six persons, including two students of Nneoma Secondary School, Otolo Nnewi, have been reported dead and several others injured in multiple auto accidents that occurred in the early hours of Thursday, February 21, along Akwudo Junction in Nnewi, Anambra State. It was reported that a soakaway truck collided with a truck carrying gallons of palm oil. The small truck then crashed into another big truck conveying varieties of brands of the Nigerian Breweries beer parked by the roadside along the junction.
President Muhammadu Buhari would inaugurate the Zik Mausoleum in Onitsha, Anambara state on Thursday as part of his activities to flag off his campaign in the south east. The Buhari’s administration completed the Zik Mausoleum in October 2018 after successive governments failed to do so for over 20 years. President Buhari and members of the Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have left Abuja for Anambra and Enugu states in continuation of the nationwide re-election campaign.