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9 Jun 2018
The Enugu State Caucus in the National Assembly has unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office for his effective leadership and entrenchment of peace and good governance in the state. Rising from a grand reception for Ugwuanyi in Abuja yesterday, which was attended by other notable politicians such as the Speaker…
31 May 2018
Members of the Biafra Zionists Federation (BZF) made a failed attempt at forcibly taking over the Enugu State government house yesterday.
28 May 2018
Nigerian amateur team, Crime Busters, inside the main bowl of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium at the weekend defeated Rangers 2-1 to win Enugu State’s Federation Cup. It was really a bad day at the office for the coach Olugbenga Ogunbote’ wards, who took an early lead through Uche Nwofor, but could not contain their more…
14 May 2018
The Enugu State Police Command on Monday denied report of alleged bomb explosion at an Enugu church on Sunday. The Command Spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said that there was no bomb blast in any church in the state as being speculated by a local tabloid. “The command wish to make it categorically clear to the…
28 Apr 2018
The Enugu State government has approved the setting aside of the sum of N1.2billion yearly, at N100 million monthly, for the gradual payment of gratuities to state’s retired civil servants. At a joint briefing at the Government House, Enugu, shortly after the State Executive Council meeting, the state Chairmen of the Trade Union Congress (TUC)…
22 Apr 2018
A socio-political group in Enugu State, the Gburugburu Continuity Network (GCN) has called on politicians in the state to shun campaigns of calumny and character assassination in a bid to score cheap political points. In a statement signed by its Central Coordinators, Mr. Chineme Onyeke and Mr. Chinedu Eze in response to what they called…
22 Apr 2018
All seemed in order penultimate Saturday. The bright weather that heralded the day signposted that all would be well. The Chukwu family of Amanato, Mburumbu Community, Nkanu East council in Enugu State, who had fixed the burial of their matriarch, Caroline Amanato, looked forward to a successful ceremony. Caroline, who died at the age of 120,…
16 Apr 2018
There is a growing disenchantment in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu State ahead of the 2019 general elections. The party, which has held sway since 1999 in the state is on the brink of a major political crisis, following the desire of two-term members of the National Assembly from the state to retain…
10 Apr 2018
The Enugu state government would spend N284.96m for the payment of arrears of salaries to 731 former staff of some parastatals in the state that were absorbed into the state’s civil service. It also gave approval for the regularization of 42 casual staff of the Enugu State University Teaching Hospital (ESUT), as permanent staff of…
7 Apr 2018
Enugu elders under the aegis of Enugu State Development Association (ESDA), said yesterday that it decided to support the second term bid of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwunayi for the continued peace and development of the state. They stated that allowing the governor to continue in office for another four years beginning from May next year, would…
4 Apr 2018
Tension was high at Okpanku community in Aninri Local Council of Enugu State yesterday following an alleged attack on a security man by herdsmen. The victim, whose names could not be ascertained as at the time of filing this report, was reportedly macheted severally by his attackers and rushed by the villagers to a nearby…
2 Apr 2018
The Police Command in Enugu State has begun investigation on the alleged attempted gang-raping by some suspected youths in the state during a musical concert. The command’s spokesman, Superintendent of Police Ebere Amaraizu, announced this in Enugu on Monday in a statement. He said that police operatives of the Independence Layout Division of the command…

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