A coalition of 30 election monitoring groups has arrived in Abakaliki ahead of Saturday, April 22 2017 council elections in Ebonyi State. The Kalu Victor-led coalition, at a news conference at the Women Development Centre in Abakaliki on Thursday, said its members were in the state to ensure that fair playing field was provided for […]
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THE leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, Biafra Independent Movement (BIM), in Ebonyi State, Mr. John Nwifuru, yesterday said no amount of police intimidation and harassment would deter him from pursuing the agenda of MASSOB even if it claimed his life.
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GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State, yesterday, ordered the arrest of a contractor handling Okposi-Umuoghara-Ebiaji Road in Ezza North Local Government Area of the state for executing a shoddy job as against government specifications after collecting N200 million mobilization fees.
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A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi State, Dr. Steve Egbo has observed that only President Muhammadu Buhari can ensure that an Igbo man becomes Nigeria’s President in 2023. Speaking during a stakeholders meeting at his country home in Eziga Onicha Local Government Area of the state, Egbo said only by supporting […]
Presidency: How Igbos can produce Buhari’s successor – APC Chieftain, Egbo
SOME members of the House of Representatives yesterday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Mr. David Babachir Lawal over the allegation of corruption in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East, PINE, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke, over the discovery of large amounts of foreign and local currencies in a residential apartment at Osborne a Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos State.
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THE last may not have been heard of the bailout funds given to cash-strapped states by the Federal Government to settle worker’s outstanding salaries and retirement benefits. Two years after they got the first bailout from the Federal Government, the governments are to explain how they disbursed what accrued to them. The Senate Committee onRead More
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Immediate past governor of Ebonyi, Chief Martin Elechi on Sunday decamped to the All Progressive Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Elechi, a two time governor of Ebony,…
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Some prospective candidates for the 2017 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) say they are facing poor internet network, stressful and cumbersome process in registering for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Ebonyi, Abia and Imo.
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Acting Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ebonyi Chapter, Mr. Leo Nkah, has said that there was no faction in the union in the state as the former Chairman, Ikechukwu Nwafor was legitimately removed from office. Nkah spoke, on Tuesday, in Abakaliki, while commenting on the alleged mediation visit by Mr. Uchenna Obigwe, South East Zonal…
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has no reason to rig any election in the state
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