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29 Oct 2018
Aggrieved chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Mr. Ifeanyi Onwuamaze, has asked the Federal High Court, Enugu, to nullify the entire primaries of the party in the state. In suit number FHC/EN/CS/122/2018, the plaintiff, a registered member of APC in Affa/Ikono/Oghu ward of Udi Council, asserted that the primaries held on…
19 Oct 2018
Nigerian states are making strides to improve the ease of doing business for domestic small and medium enterprises, the World Bank has disclosed. A statement yesterday in Abuja by its Communication Officer, Olufunke Olufon, indicates that the report covered the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). It noted that 29 states had implemented…
16 Oct 2018
The Federal Government yesterday assured of improving the welfare of workers at all times, insisting that the new minimum wage impasse will soon be resolved. Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr Chris Ngige, disclosed this in Enugu at the kick-off of Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) national affordable housing project at Edeoballa–Nsukka, Enugu State.…
16 Oct 2018
Gloom befell the family of Mr. and Mrs. Onyedikachi Anthony, who hails from Ugbawka, Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State as two of their children, four-year-old Chisom Anthony and two-year-old Chidindu, went missing for over a week now. The duo, Chisom and Chidindu, were allegedly taken away from their family house at Akwuke,…
10 Oct 2018
The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has been blamed for the rumpus over the conduct of National Assembly primary election in Enugu State, which arose from the introduction of a suspicious letter from the national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). While aspirants for the election had readied themselves for the primary, the Deputy Senate…
7 Oct 2018
As parties name their candidates, the news hitting Enugu is that former governor of the state Dr. Chimaroke Nnamani has picked the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu East Senatorial election. Nnamani secured 601 votes to beat six other aspirants, including incumbent Senator Gilbert Nnaji. It was gathered that the forms were…
1 Oct 2018
The governorship primaries in Enugu State was marred by crisis yesterday, as some groups led by one of the aspirants, disrupted the process. As at 6.30pm the primary billed for the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus (UNEC) stadium had not started. Earlier, a group led by a faction of the party had attempted to gain…
1 Oct 2018
Enugu Rangers Team Manager, Amobi Ezeaku is thrilled by the massive support his team got from Kano fans during the group stage matches of the ongoing NFF/Aiteo Federation Cup in which the Flying Antelopes won the zone. Speaking after Rangers’ goalless draw with Sunshine Stars of Akure at the Kano Pillars Stadium Kano at the…
1 Oct 2018
Bayelsa State has dragged the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to the Supreme Court, arguing that the N6.43 trillion claimed to have been spent by the Federal Government on petroleum subsidy was kept as “Withheld Fund”. The state’s attorney-general, Kemasuode Wodu, wants the Supreme Court to restrain the Federal Government from utilising any part…
1 Oct 2018
It was a walk over for Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State yesterday as he easily emerged as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for next year’s governorship election. Ayade, who was the sole aspirant, garnered 1,927 votes in the primary election that involved delegates from the 18 local councils of the…
22 Sep 2018
Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Mohammed Danmallam, on Saturday revealed that inter-agencies synergy and engagement of stakeholders made foiled the sit-at-home order by the terrorist organization, IPOB, last weekend. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) declared sit-at-home order across the five South-East States on Sept.…
22 Sep 2018
Prices of garri, a stable food on Nigerians table, continued to crash in some Enugu markets. A market survey by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in some major markets in Enugu metropolis on Saturday revealed that the prices of the white and red garri nosedived by about 36 per cent. Some sellers said that…

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