Umahi stops illegal revenue collection from markets
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday suspended the collection of personal income tax and other illegal revenue collection from markets in the state.This followed market women’s complaints that they were paying multiple taxes to government.
SSG misled me to sack one of my commissioners, says Umahi
Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi yesterday said that sacked Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Professor Benald Odo, misled him to sack Moses Ogodoali.
Ebonyi State PDP retains Umahi, Okorie in micro-zoning
Stakeholders in Ebonyi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), at the weekend, announced the retention of Governor David Umahi in a micro zoning of elective positions for the 2019 election.
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.
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.