Senator Abaribe is one of those citizens who speaks out without fear or favor. He agreed to speak explicitly to Garba Shehu while speaking today as he was being questioned on Channels Television, after he reportedly claimed that Enyinnaya Abaribe...
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Friday, inaugurated the 272 Special Constables from the 17 local government areas, recently recruited and trained at Oji River Police College, for Community Policing in the state. It would be recalled that Gov....
The people of Ahiazu Mbaise local government of Imo State have commended Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo state for his effort in rehabilitating impassable roads across the local governments. Newsmen visited to know the feelings of the people on the...
Stakeholders from Enugu state, stormed the National Assembly (NASS), Wednesday, to demand for creation of Adada state from the present Enugu state .The stakeholders led by immediate past President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, visited the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, Speaker...
Youths of Ogulogu Olo autonomous community in Ezeagu local government area of Enugu State, through self-help effort, have embarked on the construction of a 3.7 kilometer road in the community to ameliorate the hardship their people go through on their dilapidated roads.
Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-political organisation, has said no Fulani or Northerner has been given a quit notice in the South-Eastern region, contrary to widespread rumours making the rounds that herdsmen have been ordered to leave Igboland. The group...
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State on Monday said videos making the round on social media purporting that members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were responsible for burning of houses belonging to herdsmen were not the handiwork of the separatist...
The Abia State Government has accused herders of being responsible for the various kidnapping activities in the state. The Commissioner for Information in the state, John Kalu, said this in a statement made available to journalists on Monday.
A former Commissioner for Diaspora affairs, Indigenous Artworks, Culture and Tourism, Dr Christian Madubuko, who was declared missing after resigning his appointment with the state government, has been reportedly rescued by soldiers in Abia State. His rescue was announced via...
Anambra State government says it has concluded plans with a Private firm to build an Ultra-Modern International Market at Isiagu in Awka South Local Government Area. The Market with ten thousand shops on an expanse of land of about twenty...
Governor of the Ebonyi State and Chairman South-East Governors’ Forum, David Umahi, on Monday, said governors in the zone have banned open grazing and movement of cows by foot into the zone. Umahi made this known during APC stakeholder meeting...
The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has called on governors of Sout-East states to back the Eastern Security Network (ESN) established by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), so that criminals masquerading as herdsmen could be flushed out. The OPC, in...
The Imo State Government, led by Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has dissolved the Interim Management Committee (IMC), of the Imo Concorde Hotel, Owerri after not been satisfied by their performance, In a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Office of the Secretary...
Ohanaeze Ndigbo has expressed concern with the sorrow and agony the recent disturbances in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State caused the people. The Igbo apex body noted that the crisis which resulted in the loss of lives and...
Clement Odah, the Chairman of Ohaukwu Local government area in Ebonyi State, has been arrested by the state Police Commissioner, Aliyu Garba. The lawmaker representing Ohaukwu North state Constituency, Chinedu Awọ was also arrested over the recent killings and destruction...
The Government of Imo State has announced the setting up of four Mobile Courts, two in the State Capital (Owerri) and one each in Orlu and Okigwe zones, to try those who treat with levity, the protocols on Coivd-19 pandemic preventive.
The Anambra State Government on Thursday shut down Royal Ambassador’s Schools in Onitsha, for flouting COVID-19 safety protocols. This was revealed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Basic Education, Dr Christy Obiano, in a statement. She said the drastic step...
The Onitsha Community, Anambra State, has commenced training about 100 men and women who are to serve as members of a neighborhood security watch. The training, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), began on Thursday. It is sponsored...
Troubled by an acute shortage of teachers in its primary and secondary schools, the Imo State Government has hired 1,000 professionals.The Commissioner for Education, Prof. Bernard Ikegwuoha, who disclosed this yesterday in Owerri, said the newly engaged would get stipends with renewable terms...
The Imo Government has postponed resumption of schools in the state until Jan. 25 Schools due to the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, the state’s Commissioner for Education, Prof. Bernard Ikegwuoha said. Ikegwuoha, who disclosed this in a statement issued...
Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in Diaspora (AESID) has asked Governor David Umahi to speak up over a viral picture of a multi-billion Naira hotel located in Rivers state, allegedly named after Osborn Umahi. The association expressed concern that the...
A faction of Ohanaeze Ndigbo has described the election of Professor George Obiozor as the association’s president as illegal and dragged him to court. The Ohanaeze faction led by Uche Okwukwu, in an application filed on January 14 before the...
The Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano, has imposed a three-day curfew on Umeri, Umuoba Anam and Aguleri communities in Anambra East local government area of the state after two people were killed in violence on Saturday. The governor, who announced...
The Special Adviser to Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, Deaconess Emerald Udeakaji, has resigned to save her marriage. The SA in a letter to the Governor dated December 30, stated that 100% loyalty to the government is tearing her...
The former President-General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nnia Nwodo has stated that the processes to begin the restructuring of Nigeria as a nation must be concluded before the 2023 elections. Nwodo, who was speaking on Friday at the 17th...
The Enugu State government has explained why civil servants, school teachers and other workers in the state have not been paid the new minimum wage. This was contained in a statement issued on Thursday by the State Commissioner for Finance,...
The South-East Governors’ Forum has assured that the South-East security outfit would start operation very soon. The chairman of the forum and Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, who disclosed this on Tuesday, said they were currently sampling the uniform and...
The Anambra State government on Tuesday postponed the resumption of schools across the state by two weeks over the spike in COVID-19 cases. The state’s governor, Willie Obiano, who announced the development in a state-wide broadcast, also banned gathering of...
The South-East Governors’ Forum has assured that they would back and work with the new President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Professor George Obiozor. Obiozor, a former Ambassador to the United States and Israel emerged as the new president of the...
The Ebonyi State Police Command Sunday said it has launched an investigation into the case of three of its officers killed at Onueke in Ezza South Local Government Area of the state on Friday. Daily Trust gathered that the attackers...