Sunday, 24th September 2023

Enugu State

6 Sep
The Enugu State government has set up palliative distribution committees to oversee the equitable distribution of support in all the 260 wards. The Deputy Governor, Ifeanyi Ossai, also Chairman of the committees, urged members to ensure that the vulnerable in the 260 wards received the relief materials. Ossai said at the inauguration in Enugu that…
6 Sep
• Anambra workers chased out of offices  Nigeria Labour Congress’ (NLC) warning strike, yesterday, partially paralysed commercial activities within the Enugu metropolis. Although federal and state secretariats were open, some workers stayed away, even as the courtrooms were under lock and key. Commercial banks opened much later in the day for business activities. Recall that…
26 Aug
Recently, social media platforms were awash with some serialized snippets of what may at best be called figment of the imaginations and fabrications of some hired social media hirelings peddling false and unsubstantiated allegations against the immediate past government of Enugu State...
25 Aug
Enugu State Commissioner for Transport, Obi Ozor, has assured the people of the state that his ministry would provide quality services, grow the economy and provide job opportunities for the teeming youths. Ozor said this during the inspection of the ongoing projects undertaken by the state government in the ministry in Enugu. He assured that…
25 Aug
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) arrested no fewer than 40 suspected illegal coal miners in Enugu, the Commandant, Mr Muhammed Dada said. Addressing newsmen on Friday in Enugu, Dada said that during the operation items recovered included pumping machines, diggers, head-pans, shovels, and four Hanvan G7 trucks without registration numbers. Others are…
23 Aug
Officer of Enugu State Command of the Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, neutralised two kidnappers in the state and rescued victims after a gun duel.
22 Aug
The Police Command in Enugu State has neutralised two suspected kidnappers and rescued one male kidnap victim (name withheld) at the outskirt of Enugu metropolis. The Command also recovered the victim’s black-coloured Lexus 350 Jeep alongside one locally made revolver gun loaded with four cartridges and another locally fabricated pistol belonging to the criminal elements.…
18 Aug
President Bola Tinubu is currently meeting with the Enugu State governor, Peter Mbah, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The reason for the meeting of the two leaders could not be established, but it was gathered that issues concerning Enugu State among others would form the crux of their discussion. Governor Mbah was part of a…
15 Aug
.UNICEF commends gov’s political will The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has expressed satisfaction with the level of commitment, dedication and political will of the Enugu State Governor, Dr. Peter Mbah, to actualise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), emphasising its readiness to partner with the state government to realise its objectives. This was as Mbah…
14 Aug
The police in Enugu State, yesterday, confirmed the killing of at least four persons over a communal clash that erupted between two communities in the state.
8 Aug
Enugu State government has banned unauthorised use of tinted glass vehicles in the state. It said the ban was in line with its determination to combat the nefarious activities of kidnappers and other criminal elements across the state.
2 Aug
The former Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Dr Ben Nwoye, has urged Nigerians to be patient and give President Bola Tinubu more time to fix hardships within the country. Nwoye made the appeal on Tuesday in Enugu while speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the planned palliative programmes…


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