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23 Jan 2018
The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service has said that it is targeting about N30 billion to fund the 2018 budget proposal now before the state House of Assembly. It stated that the state is currently owed about N20 billion in taxes by individuals, institutions and corporate organizations, even as he appealed to residents of the…
21 Jan 2018
The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Mohammed Danmallam, on Sunday assured residents of Enugu State, especially those living in boundary communities of adequate security. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that residents of the state living within common boundary with Benue are already expressing fear of possible attack of alleged unknown militia…
14 Jan 2018
Coach Abdu Maikaba of Akwa United has assured fans of the club of a total victory against former champion, Rangers of Enugu, in their first league encounter in tomorrow’s Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) fixture. The Akwa boys are expected to showcase a glimpse of what to expect when the Confederation Cup begins next month,…
13 Jan 2018
The Enugu State Police Command has arrested a suspected member of the notorious criminal gang popularly called, “Malaysian Boys’’. The command’s spokesman, Ebere Amariazu, ASP, said the suspect had terrorised people in Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Saturday that intelligence operatives in…
11 Jan 2018
Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi yesterday received 10 out of the 11 indigenes of the state who were among the 490 Nigerians that were recently repatriated from Libya with a promise to reintegrate them with their families. Addressing the returnees at the Government House, Enugu, the governor thanked God for their safe return and expressed gratitude to…
8 Jan 2018
At least, 3,000 persons with various degrees of eye problems from Akegbe–Ugwu, Nkanu West council, Enugu State will benefit from a five-day free eye treatment conducted by a non-governmental organization, the Kings Care Empowerment Foundation (KINCEF). The exercise will see many receiving eye examinations, free eye glasses and treatments, while cases that may not be…
27 Dec 2017
They probably would have lbeen alive if they had not gone out on Christmas Day to buy fuel at the approved rate at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega station, on Naira Triangle in Enugu, the sate capital. It, however, turned out that the search was the last for four persons who joined the…
26 Dec 2017
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) confirmed on Tuesday that only one person died in the multiple accident which occurred at the NNPC Mega Filling Station at Naira Triangle, Enugu. The Sector Commander of FRSC in Enugu, Mr Edward Zamber, confirmed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu. NAN…
21 Dec 2017
The Enugu government yesterday launched an offensive against tax defaulters in the state. The chairman of the Board of Internal Revenue, Emeka Odo, who announced the move, said it was necessary to provide basic amenities to the people. He disclosed that the enforcement team had sealed off five hotels, a bank and four federal institutions,…
21 Dec 2017
The organized labour in Enugu state has issued a 14 days ultimatum to the state governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to remove the chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board (ENSUBEB), Ikeje Asogwa.  The labour movement in the state said his non-removal might jeopardise industrial peace in the state. The ultimatum, which started running from Monday,…
16 Dec 2017
In its effort to maintain zero tolerance to fire outbreaks, the Enugu State Government has approved over N100 million to establish more fire stations across the state. It also plans to employ more fire-fighters in the state’s Fire Service. Mr Uchechukwu Ogbonna, Special Adviser to Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Rural Development and Community Relations, disclosed…
15 Dec 2017
In the spirit of Christmas, Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has offered free transportation for indigenes of the state residing in other parts of Nigeria, who intend to return home to celebrate the festive season with their loved ones. Announcing the welfare package, the Managing Director, Enugu State Transport Company (ENTRACO), Bob Itanyi, stated that…

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