Day of honour for Arthur Eze as Ndigbo, South East governors converge in Lagos
Last weekend saw the convergence of all major Igbo business tycoons, governors and politicians during the annual Ndigbo Lagos meeting...
Obi is okay but South-East leaders were not consulted, Umahi insists
Chairman, South-East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi, yesterday said the zone was not against the choice...
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.
Umahi: APC does not have my permission to use stadium for today’s rally
Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi yesterday said he had not granted permission to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to use of Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki, for its mega rally holding today.
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.