Umahi mourns Achuzia, says Nigeria has lost a hero
Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi yesterday said the death of Biafran hero, Col. Joe Achuzia, is a great loss to the Igbo and Nigeria in general. Umahi, who is also Chairman of the South East Governors Forum, described the late Achuzia as a Biafran hero and one of the last Igbo figures who conquered their…
Hausa community commends Umahi for inclusion, appointments
The Hausa community in Ebonyi state yesterday eulogised governor, David Umahi for appointing five Hausa men into his government, describing the appointment as democracy in action.
South East governors meet in Enugu over Ekwueme’s burial
The governors of the South East geopolitical zone met yesterday in Enugu and deliberated on preparations for the burial of late elder statesman and former Vice President...
Ebonyi declines participation in ‘handshake across the Niger’ conference
Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has declared that the state would not participate in today’s conference on ‘Handshake across the Niger.’ He disclosed this yesterday in Abakaliki, the state capital, when he received the Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah-led local organising committee. According to him, the state was not consulted in the conception and planning of the…
Umahi gets support of Ebonyi South
The people of Ebonyi South Senatorial zone, under the aegis of Ebonyi South Public Officers Forum have declared their readiness to purchase the nomination form for the re-election of Governor David Umahi ahead of the 2019 general election.
Bayelsa proposes N295.2bn for 2018 as ebonyi budgets N208.332bn
The Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson yesterday proposed a budget estimate of N295.5bn to the House of Assembly for the year, 2018.
Old Boys leader Commend Ebonyi Governor
For his exceptional leadership qualities, the old boys of Itim Ukwu Primary School, Enohia Itim, Afikpo of Ebonyi State, has commended the state governor, Engr. David Umahi. In a statement signed by the Enohia Itim Town Union, Lagos Branch, Mazi Justin Okpani, the group said the development strides of the governor was worth commending. According…
Ebonyi approves N4.5b for salary arrears, Aregbesola assures of workers welfare
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday said the government has approved N4.5 billion for the payment of retirees’ pensions and gratuity, workers salaries, as well as their leave and promotion allowances.
Again, Imo retirees decry unpaid 40 months pensions arrears
Retirees in Imo have appealed to the state government to pay their over 40 months accumulated pensions, regretting that their members were dying due to hunger and inability to access medicare.