The much talked about meeting of Southeast leaders with the Forum of state governors from the zone has come and gone without any earth-shaking resolutions on how to stave off the mounting crisis of security in the area.
Bar. Uchenna Orji is the commissioner for Information, Ebonyi State. In this interview with JOSEPH ONYEKWERE, Deputy Editor, he dismissed critics of the government, especially his erstwhile predecessor and staunch critic of the governor, Abia Onyike. He insisted that the governor has performed creditably and has become a reference point for leadership excellence in Africa.…
Well, the problem is Gov. Umahi’s mediocre leadership style, which is a combination of autocracy and anarchism. He is far from being a democrat.
If any unanimity was reached at the just-concluded Enugu meeting of Southeast leaders, it is the suspension of the weekly sit-at-home order originally initiated by the Indigenous People of Biafra...
There are three emergent political power foci in the Southern Governors’ Forum. Right from May 2021, when the 17 state governors held their historic initial meeting in Asaba...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been urged to desist from “ceaseless media attacks” on Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi “as if he is the only person that defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).”
Farmers in Ebonyi State have been charged by the state government to take agriculture as serious business to meet international standards in food production.
The Ebonyi State Government, yesterday, declared that the Governor David Umahi-led government has made significant impact in addressing the negative consequences of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the state.
Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has directed all civil and public servants to report to work on Monday despite the Sit-At-Home order issued by the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
The factional Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, yesterday, urged Chairman of Southeast Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi, to step up and become the pillar of strength for Ndigbo...
Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, yesterday, suspended the Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Clement Nweke, over alleged insubordination and dereliction of duty.
The sequence of events, especially the movement of pivotal actors across political party divides, show that realignments are in the offing in the polity, especially for Southeast.