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28 Aug
Police said in Abakaliki on Saturday that they have rescued a nine-month-old girl abandoned at Ebonyi Riverside in Ezzillo Community
23 May
The Police Command in Ebonyi on Sunday repelled attack on its division, killing one of the attackers and recovered an AK47 rifle.
7 Apr
The Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has demanded an immediate probe into circumstances that led to the mysterious escape of 55 suspects arrested
18 Jul 2019
The Ebonyi Police Command has confirmed that so far, there was no casualty in the collapsed popular Metro-View Hotels Ltd in the state capital, Abakaliki on Wednesday.
25 Jun 2019
Igbo leaders will today meet in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State to begin move for the nation’s presidency in 2023. To this end, the first state chapter of the South East for Presidency 2023 Movement would be inaugurated at the Women Development Centre (WDC) to be graced by distinguished religious, traditional, political and social actors. Former Minister…
28 May 2019
The Ebonyi Police Command, says police authorities are working to unravel the cause of death of a popular prophetess in Ebonyi, who was found dead along Ezza Road, Abakaliki, recently.
12 May 2019
Sir: As you may have known or aware, there is a viral video on the dilapidated Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos state. The video is terrifying and it engendered the writing of this urgent missive to you.   In a nutshell, Third Mainland Bridge was built by Julius Berger Nigeria PLC and was commissioned in…
6 Mar 2019
Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and his Ebonyi State counterpart, Dave Umahi’s second term bid received a boost yesterday as Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) adopted them for reelection. Also, while 72 registered political parties adopted Ugwuanyi, no fewer than 26 gubernatorial candidates stepped down for Umahi. In a…
1 Mar 2019
All public functions at night have been put on hold in Okposi Ezinasator Autonomous Community in Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi, to ensure hitch-free Governorship and State Assemblies elections. The traditional ruler of the area, Chief Cosmas Agwu said that the ban includes social activities including funeral and marriage events, adding that the purpose…
19 Feb 2019
Two persons have been confirmed dead, as others sustained various degrees of injuries following Saturday’s political violence in deferent parts of Ebonyi State. The victims were killed in Ngbo Agbaja ward in Izzi Local Government Area of the state by suspected political thugs, while six others who sustained bullet injuries are receiving treatment at a…
31 Aug 2018
Ebonyi State government yesterday said it had seized over 378 bags of poisonous rice imported into the state from other parts of the country. The state Commissioner for Environment, Donatus Njoku, who disclosed this journalists in Abakaliki, said a member of staff of the ministry noticed at a market that one of the millers was…
20 Jan 2017
Federal Joint Compliance, Monitoring and Enforcement Team against Multiple Taxes along Nigerian Highways, recently set up by the Federal Government to checkmate the extortion of motorists commuting farm produce...


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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.
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First things first, writing about politics, its abracadabra, its luggage and attendant baggage, is not what I do (as one left that forte years ago.) And the primary reason for not writing about Nigerian, African or global politics is that as any noteworthy writer and strategic thinker who is worth his or her salt would…
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The Never-Ending Electorial Problem Elections in Nigeria have almost always been dogged by allegations of rigging, vote-buying, and ballot box snatching amongst a myriad of issues that have bedeviled the electioneering process since the return to civilian rule in 1999. Between 1999 and 2021, there have been at least six national elections and there is…
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All married women who are pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their husbands’ places of domicile can now proceed to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps within their spouses’ states of residence, the scheme has said. NYSC, however, said the pregnant women or nursing mothers must present for registration in addition to other…
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Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide, for certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure…