We will rescue Nigeria, says ex-Vice President Atiku
A presidential aspirant and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday said corruption thrived more in the present government than any other since 1999.
Rivers’ Rex Lawson cultural centre to promote tourism, culture — Stakeholder
Cultural centres and their activities are essential to accelerating the development of cities and countries. Usually, a cultural centre promotes culture, arts and tourism.
Death toll rises to 10 in Ebonyi, Cross River communal crises
Death toll in the communal clashes between Ukelle in Cross River State, and Igbeagu community in Ebonyi State, have risen to 10.Among those who lost their lives in the renewed clash were a pregnant woman and two children, while property worth millions of naira were also destroyed.
Umahi decries renaming of Abakaliki Street in Awka
Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi yesterday decried the renaming of Abakaliki Street in Awka by the Anambra State government, describing the development as disservice to the spirit of brotherhood between both states.
Ebonyi begins construction of new fertilizer plant
Ebonyi State Government has commenced the construction and installation of a new fertilizer plant.General Manager of the company, Prof. Ogbonnaya Chukwu, disclosed this in a statement.He said the construction is to boost the production capacity of the state Fertilizer and Chemical Company Limited.
Umahi vows never to castigate Buhari
Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has vowed never to castigate President Muhammadu Buhari to prove that he was still in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).Umahi made the declaration on Saturday night in Abakaliki during a media chat and dinner he organised for journalists as part of the 2018 Democracy Day celebrations.
Why Nigerians must be serious about 2019 polls, by Umahi
Governor David Umahi of Ebony State has urged Christians in the state to be politically active in the election process of their leaders. Speaking in Abakaliki during the flagging off of the multi million-naira 500 meters Christ Embassy Church Road, the governor commended the church for playing a significant role in his administration.
Umahi pledges to pay proposed new minimum wage
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has promised to pay the proposed new national minimum wage, if approved by the Federal Government.He made the promise while addressing workers across the state, at the Pa Ngele Oruta Township Stadium, Abakaliki.
Ebonyi Governor David Umahi denies APC allegations
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has denied running a killer squad or engaging in activities to intimidate the opposition.
Ebonyi governor rejects resignation, sacks SSG
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday sacked the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Bernard Odoh. He also announced the rejection of his resignation, which he tendered on Monday. In the letter, Odoh had disclosed that he resigned because he was not given a free hand to perform his duties. Although, Umahi had…
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…