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12 Oct
Ebonyi State Commissioner for Information and State Orientation, Uchenna Orji, yesterday, thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for recognising efforts of state governor, David Umahi, by conferring on him National Award of Commander Order of the Niger (CON), describing him as a patriotic leader.
7 Aug
Ebonyi plans to arrest stakeholders in host communities of its international airport if they fail to identify those destroying the facility’s perimeter fence.
13 Nov 2021
Barrister Uchenna Orji is the Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Ebonyi State. In this interview with CHINONSO IHEKIRE, he spoke on developments in the state, how the government is tackling insecurity and why 2023 presidency should be zoned to South East. Generally, there are agitations in the South East for Biafra, which has led…
11 Oct 2021
Bar. Uchenna Orji is the commissioner for Information, Ebonyi State. In this interview with JOSEPH ONYEKWERE, Deputy Editor, he dismissed critics of the government, especially his erstwhile predecessor and staunch critic of the governor, Abia Onyike. He insisted that the governor has performed creditably and has become a reference point for leadership excellence in Africa.…
1 Sep 2021
Ebonyi State Commissioner for Internal Security and Caretaker Committee Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Stanley Okoro-Emegha, has resigned his position as commissioner.
23 Apr 2021
We have long left PDP (Peoples Democratic Party) for a progressive party of national unity and the governor of Ebonyi State; Engineer David Nweze Umahi has proved that he is a man of vision.
25 Feb 2021
The attempt by Ebonyi State Government to resolve the boundary dispute between Ezza-Effium and Ezza communities in Effium town, Ohaukwu Council, which has claimed many lives and properties, took another turn yesterday, as the two communities could not agree on the boundary.
7 Jun 2020
Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has directed the Nigerian Army and Police to take over Isinkwo-Ukawu and Abaomege communities of Onicha Local Government Area of the state and immediately restore law and order in both communities.
20 May 2020
Ebonyi State Government said it has concluded arrangements to send 6,000 bags of 5kg rice and N15m as palliatives to indigenes of the state in Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja to cushion the effects of coronavirus.
10 Jan 2020
If there is any state governor that knows the power of federal might and courts it that governor must be the Ebonyi State’s Chief Executive, Mr. David Nweze Umahi.
18 Sep 2019
The Ebonyi State government yesterday said it will pay compensations to those who may be displaced from their communities, as a result of the International Airport project.


At least 40 people died when a bus plunged off a bridge in southwestern Pakistan and burst into flames, a government official said on Sunday. "The dead bodies...are beyond recognition," Hamza Anjum, a senior official of Lasbela district in Balochistan province, said at the accident site. Anjum said three survivors had been rescued and the…
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A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck northwest Iran near the border with Turkey late Saturday, killing at least three people and injuring 816, state media said. The shallow quake hit the city of Khoy in West Azerbaijan province at 9:44 pm (1814 GMT), the Seismological Center of the University of Tehran said. "This incident has left 816…
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Immediate past Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Dr. Ben Nwoye, yesterday, said that the purported ban of the Tinubu/Shettima Grassroots Independent Campaign Council (ICC) by the state executive of the party was a ploy to sabotage the presidential ambition of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in Enugu State.
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The political trajectory in Ogun is fast changing and new agendas are beginning to unfold as former governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, met with the governorship candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party, Olufemi Ajadi Oguntoyinbo. They were both in a closed-door meeting on Saturday with high-ranking members of the NNPP in Ogun…
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The Vice-Chancellor (VC), Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, Prof. Joshua Olalekan Ogunwole, has appealed to the National Assembly to review the enabling law establishing the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) with a view to accommodating private tertiary institutions in the country.