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GOVERNOR OF ENUGU STATE CALLS FOR BETTER SYNERGY AMONG SECURITY AGENCIES.

The governor of Enugu state, PETER MBAH has called for closer synergy and cooperation among security agencies to ensure safety on roads within the country. MBAH who was represented by the Commissioner for Information, in the state AKA EZE AKA made the call in an address at the Graduation Ceremony of Senior Course 2 of the Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC Command and Staff College, UDI near Enugu. The governor noted that closer security and intelligence sharing on incidents on […]

todayMarch 28, 2024

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COMMUNITY IN EBONYI STATE GETS NEW MONARCH AFTER FOUR YEARS. 

SAMUEL OPUH has been elected the new traditional ruler of the OSHIRI autonomous community in the ONICHA Local Government Area of Ebonyi State after several attempts to fill the vacant position following the death of J.U.O. NWOGO, the traditional ruler of the community, four years ago. In an election keenly contested in the community by eight persons, OPUH polled a total of 10 votes to emerge victorious, while his closest rival, NJOKU HARRISON, scored nine votes and OBASI NWEZE got seven votes. Addressing the people of his community after […]

todayMarch 26, 2024

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ENUGU TEACHERS LAUD GOVERNOR MBAH OVER MINIMUM WAGE PAYMENT.

The Enugu State wing of the Nigeria Union of Teachers NUT has expressed profound gratitude to the state government for showing honest concern for the welfare of teachers in the state, including the extension of the state’s minimum wage to primary school teachers after several years of waiting. The teachers also noted that Governor PETER MBAH's administration had in about nine months in office met four of the five-point demands the union presented to him on […]

todayMarch 21, 2024

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NOLLYWOOD PRODUCER ANDY BEST PASSES AWAY.

Popular Nollywood producer IKECHUKWU NNANDI, popularly known as ANDY BESThas passed away.  The convener of the Best of Nollywood Awards BON, SEUN OLOKETUYI who confirmed the news yesterday said he battled an undisclosed prolonged ailment and was confirmed dead at a private clinic in Owerri.   His remains have since been deposited at the ALADINMA Mortuary in Owerri.  He was known for the production of Nollywood movies like MY SWEET SISTER, PRETTY ANGELS, QUEEN OF MY HEART, and RAIN MAKERS, amongst many other films.  ANDY BEST who hailed from ISIALA MBANO Local Government Area of […]

todayMarch 20, 2024

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STONE DEALERS SHUT OPERATIONS IN EBONYI STATE OVER INCESSANT PRICE HIKE.

Stone Dealers Association and Truck Owners Association in IVO Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, have shut down their businesses to protest an increase in the price of materials by Chinese firms operating in the mineral-rich local government. The two associations also shut down businesses to protest an increase in transport fees by the Chinese firms and vowed not to start operations until the prices of the materials and haulage […]

todayMarch 19, 2024

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POLICE TO HUNT DOWN GUNMEN WHO ATTACKED VIGILANTE OFFICE IN ANAMBRA STATE

The Commissioner of Police in Anambra State, CP ADEREMI ADEOYE has guaranteed the people of the state that no stone will be left unturned in hunting down the gunmen who attacked and burnt the vigilante office in AMICHI, NNEWI South Local Government Area.  The Police Public Relations Officer in Anambra State, SP TOCHUKWU IKENGA IN a statement yesterday said ADEOYE disclosed that an effort is ongoing to identify and catchthe gang behind the attack.  The Commissioner condoled with the town and people on the loss of a vigilante […]

todayMarch 18, 2024

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ENUGU STATE GOVERNMENT SIGNS MOU WITH PRIVATE FIRM FOR FOOD SECURITY

The Government of Enugu State yesterdaysigned a lease agreement for 15,000 hectares of land with a private firm to cultivate and produce farm products that leverage the state's comparative advantages, as part of the State Government’s decisive action to ensure food security for the public. The Governor of the state PETER MBAH, who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Professor CHIDIEBERE ONYIA, signed the memorandum of understanding MOU and reiterated the government's commitment to responding to the pressing […]

todayMarch 13, 2024

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COURT AGAIN ADJOURNS NNAMDI KANU’S CASE AGAINST FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

A Federal High Court in Abuja Presided over by Justice James Omotosho has again adjourned a fresh One billion Naira suit filed by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB,  Nnamdi Kanu, against the Federal Government until March 18 this year for hearing. Upon resumption of the hearing yesterdaycounsel to the defense, I.I. Hassan told the court that they were yet to be served with processes in the matter but Kanu’s lawyer Alloy Ejimakor said everything needed for the service of their processes on the defensehad been perfected. He wondered why the originating motion […]

todayMarch 5, 2024

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ENUGU STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY PASSES TWO BILLS INTO LAW.

The Enugu State House of Assembly has at its plenary passed into law two bills, namely the Enugu State Geographic Information System Service GISS, House Bill No. 2, 2024, and Bill for a Law to establish New Enugu City Management Agency and for Connected Purposes, House Bill No. 2 2024. The passage of these bills was a sequel to the presentation and adoption of the reports of the joint Committee […]

todayFebruary 9, 2024 1

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