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ENUGU STATE MOVES TO REGULATE MINING OPERATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY, AND INCREASED REVENUE.

The Government of Enugu State says it is committed to enhancing the development of the mining sector in the state, improving the revenue from solid minerals, ensuring environmental safety, and regulating mining operations in the state.  Addressing newsmen yesterday, during the inaugural meeting of the Enugu State Mineral Resources and Environmental Management Committee MIREMCO, in Enugu, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Solid Minerals and Mining, SAMUEL OKORO disclosed the 4-Point Agenda for Sustainable Development in Enugu State Mineral Sector. OKORO said the agenda with the approval of the […]

todayJuly 5, 2024

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GOVERNOR OF ENUGU STATE SIGNS 4 BILLS INTO LAW.

The Governor of Enugu State PETER MBAHhas signed four bills into law, saying they were part of his administration’s effort to make the state the number one in Ease of Doing Business and the preferred destination for investment, business, tourism, and living. The bills are the Enugu State Properties Protection Law, to checkmate the activities of land grabbers; the Enugu State Ranch Management Law to address open grazing and attract both local and foreign investment in […]

todayJuly 4, 2024

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EBONYI STATE GOVERNMENT PROVIDESOPERATIONAL VEHICLES TO POLICEAND ARMY.

The Government of Ebonyi State has distributed 10 Hilux to the Nigeria Army and the Nigeria Police for joint security operations across the state. The Governor of the State FRANCIS NWIFURU who was represented by his deputy governor PATRICIA OBILA who performed the distribution of the vehicles yesterday in Abakaliki said the aim was to engineeraccelerate operations of joint security outfits in the state, following the insecurity challenges facing the state. The joint security outfit was Christened IJEOMA, meaning a safe journey.  The Commander NKWAGU Military Cantonment Lieutenant Colonel A A BAKOlauded the state government for the […]

todayApril 26, 2024

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GOVERNOR MBAH FLAGS OFF ANOTHER ROUND OF PALLIATIVE DISTRIBUTIONIN ENUGU STATE.

The Governor of Enugu State PETER MBAHyesterday flagged off another round of the distribution of palliatives in the state, warning against the politicization of the exercise to ensure it gets to the independent and vulnerable people across the state. MBAH, who gave the warning after the inspection of the foodstuffs, which were mostly grains, assured that the distribution of the palliatives would be carried out from time to time adding that the palliatives were a quick-fix as part of efforts […]

todayApril 26, 2024

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IKPEAZU RESPONDS TO GOV OTTI’S ALLEGATIONS OF FUND DIVERSION 

Former Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has responded to the allegation of fund diversion raised by Governor Alex Otti against his government, describing It as one formulated to deceive his audience. Otti, during a presentation at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Washington DC, United States, had alleged that a forensic audit exposed how the immediate past government of Abia State released some funds to some contractors to handle the construction of a state-owned airport and […]

todayApril 23, 2024

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GOVERNOR MBAH OFFERS SCHOLARSHIP TO ENUGU BORN BRUTALIZED MINOR

The Governor of Enugu State, PETER MBAH, has offered full scholarship to HAPPINESS NWAFOR, the Enugu-born minor, who was brutalized by her Anambra-based guardian, ADACHUKWU OKAFOR, stating that the scholarship would cover her studies from primary to university levels. MBAH who was represented by the Commissioner for Children, Gender Affairs and Social Development, NGOZI ENIH, made this known yesterday in Enugu, during the official handover of the girl to the Enugu State Scholarship and Education Loan Board for proper documentation and continuation of her education, and also approved her continuous rehabilitation to ensure that her […]

todayApril 18, 2024

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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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