Elders and stakeholders in Ifitedunu in Dunukofia Local Government Area of Anambra State have asked those behind the rumour of leadership crises in the area to desist from such acts, insisting that there was no crisis in the area. They accused losers of...
Enugu State Governor, Rt. Hon. Lawrence Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, last Monday joined dignitaries to celebrate the commencement of Ibom Air commercial flights operations at the Akanu Ibiam International airport, Enugu. The Governor who was represented by his deputy, Hon. (Mrs.) Cecilia...
The protracted leadership tussle in the Nanka community of Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State has escalated, with one of the seven villages in the community; Amakor, rejecting the claims by its traditional ruler, Igwe Godwin Ezeilo that peace has finally...
More outrage, yesterday, continued to trail the threat by the army to declare state of emergency in the southeast states jf their governors allowed further attack on security forces. Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU) and the Alaigbo Development...
The Imo state government yesterday set up an enforcement team to stop motorcycle operators from operating in the government restricted areas within the state capital after 14 days ultimatum issued to them had elapsed. This was contained in a letter...
Former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi has praised Nigerian-born Pearlena Igbokwe on her promotion as the Chairman of Universal Studio Group, a division of NBC Universal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. In a congratulatory message to...
About five persons have reportedly died in a building collapse incident in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State. Information about the incident is still sketchy but it was gathered that one person, who was rescued from the rumble, is...
Wife of the Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs. Rachel Umahi, has provided succor for 63 Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) repaired patients at the National Obstetric Fistula centre(NOFIC), Abakaliki. The women were repaired free of costs and were trained and rehabilitated by...
Arguments over the rightful representation of five dead plaintiffs among three Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) at the Enugu State High Court yesterday added drama to a land case in the court. The case between Ugwuaji community in Enugu South...
The Director General of Nsukka Chamber of Commerce Industry, Mines and Agriculture, Dr Daniel Ochi, has appealed to the Federal Ministry of Aviation to install an Explosives Detector Machine at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu to engender export of local products through...
There was uneasy calm at the Nsukka Local Government headquarters of Enugu State on Monday following a protest by Enugu North Senatorial District Women Forum, ENSDWF, over an alleged poor performance of some federal lawmakers from the area. The women...
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu yesterday ordered the convocation of a mini-summit to hold from September 20 to 22 to find solutions to the problems of Abia State Polytechnic, Aba.Okezie, who lamented the problems of the institution, including irregular salary payment and industrial...
Tricycle operators within Isi-Gate Umuahia, Abia State capital on Monday brought complaint to journalists alleging that policemen in the city connive with the touts to extort them daily after the touts might have stolen their monies. A tricycle operator who...
The governor of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu has reacted to the report alleging he asked doctors in the state to forfeit their 16-month salary arrears. A recent media report had quoted the Publicity Secretary of Nigeria Resident Doctors (NARD), Dr Stanley...
Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has said he signed the new investor’s protection law to encourage and protect investments in the state. The governor noted that one major hurdle investors faced was policy summersaults associated with frequent changes in government,...
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (KNCV) has tested at least 300 Imo State residents for tuberculosis and COVID- 19. The programme being backed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Imo State Government is expected to last for two months.
Imo Government has ordered about 3,000 families directly affected by the landslide that occurred last week at Okohia Akwakuma in Owerri North Council Area to relocate immediately. The slide affected many homes and buildings. Commissioner for Environment,...
The Leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide OYC at the weekend described the recent media attacks on against Ebonyi State Governor Chief David Umahi by the spokesperson of Alaigbo Development Foundation Chief Abia Onyike as calculated attempt to incite and instigate Ebonyi...
Chairman of Okpuno Umuogali Oba community, Idemili South Local Government Area, Anambra State, Chief Christian Ogoegbunam Igwilo, has accused the police of invading and arresting his subjects, 29 youths, based on frame up charges. Recall that in the early hours...
It was a rare reunion at Abuja where top politicians from Ebonyi state met in a get-together to review the state of affairs in the state. Convened at the instance of Governor David Umahi the meeting cut across all political...
ABOUT 18 natives and non-natives indigent Abians on admission at Madonna Catholic Church Hospital, Umuahia, the state capital, who were being held at the medical facility over their inability to offset their bills have been allowed to rejoin other members of their families.
FORMER Commissioner for Information in Ebonyi State, Abia Onyike, has called on Governor David Umahi to act on allegations of “possible sale of some landed properties and houses located in Lagos or any other properties belonging to Ebonyi State Government in any other...
The Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, AVM Mohammadu Mohammed (Rtd), at the weekend, expressed sadness over the unfortunate demise of some Ebonyi people following the continued communal clashes in some parts of Ebonyi State. Mohammed stated this...
No fewer than 55 young entrepreneurs and entertainers in Anambra State have received the sum of N2.7million from the GSS Group of Companies in support of their various businesses. Making the presentation on Friday in Awka, the firm’s Chairman and...
Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano on Thursday said he will deliver three legacy projects to the people of the State in 2021. The projects are the Anambra Airport at Umueri, the International Conference Center ICC in Awka, and the...
The Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, was told by the Federal House of Representatives to look into the State’s criminal justice system, especially as it concerns awaiting trial of inmates. The Chairman, House Committee on Reformatory Institutions, Hon. Anayo...
Tension and scary development in Ukpabi Nimbo Community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State as herdsmen return to the community, four years after where over 40 people were killed in an invasion of the community. Dr. Akachukwu Clement,...
ABIA State Government says it has discovered bovine tuberculosis disease in Aba and therefore warned Abians against eating cow lungs The state Commissioner for Agriculture , Ikechi Mgboji , who disclosed this on Tuesday , explained that avoiding the consumption...
Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Sustainable Development Goals, (SDGs) Economic Planning and Donor Agencies has warned contractors executing public projects in schools in the state to adhere strictly to government specifications. Chairman of the committee, Mr. Ebele Ejiofor...
THE Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) has warned the People’s Democratic Party not to fish for votes in its geo-political zone, if it fails to present an Igbo candidate for presidency in 2023. This occurred as alleged moves by...