Latest Stories in Ebonyi

 

We’ll allow freedom of speech, not reckless use of social media, says FG

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, yesterday, restated the resolve of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to regulate the social media in its spirited bid to...

Sat Dec 5th, 2020     Read More →

Post-EndSARS: Stop scaring police off their beats – FG

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Minister of Information and Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed at a meeting with Title Editors of major newspapers in Lagos. Photo: TWITTER/FMICNIGERIAThe Federal Government on Friday called on Nigerians...

Fri Dec 4th, 2020     Read More →

Umahi inaugurates health clinic for lawyers in Ebonyi

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Gov David Umahi of Ebonyi has inaugurated a health clinic for judges, magistrates and lawyers in an effort to improve the healthcare system in the state. The governor performed the inaugural...

Fri Dec 4th, 2020     Read More →

Yellow fever claims 172 lives in Nigeria: WHO

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A yellow fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 172 people so far, the World Health Organization said Friday. The outbreak poses an extra challenge to the country’s health system as...

Fri Dec 4th, 2020     Read More →

Ohanaeze 2021 election and relapse to intrigues, crises

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For the apex Igbo Socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, crisis has become second nature. There are many indicators to show that the more than 40 years old organisation has survived many...

Fri Dec 4th, 2020     Read More →

PCN seals 348 unauthorised outlets in Ebonyi

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The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), yesterday, said that it had sealed over 348 unauthorised outlets in the state to regulate and streamline the drug distribution value chain to promote the...

Thu Dec 3rd, 2020     Read More →

560,000 Nigerians living with HIV untreated

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Despite efforts by the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) to end Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) before 2030, no fewer than 560,000...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

Secret plots against 2023, zoning amid APC, PDP intrigues

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Five broad issues seem to be fueling upheavals surrounding the buildup to the 2023 election cycle, which is less than two years away. These issues include President Muhammadu Buhari’s...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

I didn’t defect to APC over presidential ambition- Umahi reiterates

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Dave Umahi Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has reiterated that he did not defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest for presidency in 2023. Umahi made the declaration on Sunday during...

Sun Nov 29th, 2020     Read More →

CBN injects N25b to fund cassava value chain in 2020

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cassavaThe Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, said it is injecting N25b into the cassava value chain this year. The move, according to the Apex bank is to curb $600m spent on the...

Sun Nov 29th, 2020     Read More →

Zoning, ethnicity impacting buildup to 2023 Presidential election

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There are indications that Northern Nigeria is cleverly working underground to divide the South to have its way in the 2023 Presidential election. In fact, if the warning by the General Secretary...

Sun Nov 29th, 2020     Read More →

IFAD-VCDP programme contributes 653,843 metric tons of cassava to Nigeria’s food security — National Coordinator

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The Federal Government/International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)-Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) has contributed 653,843 metric tons of cassava to Nigeria’s food...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →

Matawalle commends Umahi for dumping PDP

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Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has commended his Ebonyi counterpart, Gov. Dave Umahi, for defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →

2023: Plot to draft Jonathan into presidential race good for Nigeria, says Agbo

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Goodluck Jonathan PHOTO:Getty ImagesAgainst the background of renewed plots to draft former President Goodluck Jonathan into the 2023 presidential race, a former member of the National Assembly,...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →

Yuletide amid COVID-19, Yellow fever outbreak: Task before Nigeria’s disease control agencies

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Barely four weeks to this year’s Christmas, Nigerians are increasingly becoming apprehensive over the outbreak of Yellow fever in some states of the country and a possible second wave of...

Sat Nov 28th, 2020     Read More →