Latest News, Events and Happenings in Ebonyi News.en-usLauretta Onochie lists 51 Nigerians assassinated under PDP’s administration Nwafor SundayThe social media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Lauretta Onochie, Wednesday listed a total of fifty one famous Nigerians murdered during the 16 years rule of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Lauretta OnochieDisclosin <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Urban Renewal: Enugu Govt. awards fresh contracts of over N1.4bn for devt. projects administration of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has awarded contracts for another set of development projects that are critical to its urban renewal strategy, totaling over N1.4 billion.EnuguBriefing newsmen on the outcome of the meeting <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Urban renewal: Enugu govt awards over N1.4bn projects Chinedu AdonuENUGU&mdash;THE administration of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has awarded contracts for another set of development projects that are critical to its urban renewal strategy, totaling over N1.4 billion. Freight forwarders reje <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 S-East governors begin implementation of OGP Vincent UjumaduAWKA&mdash;THE five South East governments of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo have begun the implementation of Open Government Partnership, OGP, reform programme aimed at making the various governments more inclusive, responsi <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Why Igbo should vote for Buhari – BYO Vincent UjumaduAwka &#8211; A POLITICAL support group, the Buhari Youth Organization, BYO, weekend gave reasons why it is necessary for the electorate in the Igbo- speaking states to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 election, argui <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 11 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria’s new minimum wage: too much to ask? the campaign trail for re-election in February, Nigeria&#8217;s President Muhammadu Buhari may have spoken too soon when he backed an initiative to hike his country&#8217;s minimum wage by a whopping two thirds.Buhari, who had been advised on th <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 11 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Face of Nigeria pageant gives out 3 cars to new queens event centre, Lekki lagos was temporarily brought to a standstill last Sunday night when it played host to over 1000 guests for this year&rsquo;s edition of the prestigious Face of Nigeria beauty pageant event.*The Face of Nigeria winnersTh <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 11 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Three Enugu students win Igboekulie Igbo language prize students of Sacred Heart College, Uwani, Enugu, have been declared winners of the Igboekulie national prizes for Igbo language tagged; &lsquo;Asusu Igbo Amaka &rsquo;.This was disclosed in Lagos on Thursday by the President of Igboekulie, <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 10 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 How N33bn Emergency Fund was embezzled – NASS Report;Reps indict Osinbajo, Panel seeks dismissal, prosecution of NEMA DG over fraud, corruptionIn contravention of constitutional provisions, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo illegally approved the release of the sum of N5, 865, 671, 939.26 in June 20 <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Anambra govt grants reprieve to 7 prison inmates;ANAMBRA State Government has granted approval for reprieve to seven prison inmates from Anambra and Enugu Prison Commands as part of 2018 Independence celebrations.The prisoners are Chukwunwike Esmai from Ohita, Ogbaru, Anambra State; Chi <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Politicians using 2nd Niger Bridge to seek Igbo votes – S-East govs Dennis AgboENUGU&mdash;GOVERNORS of the South East region have said that the 2nd Nigeria Bridge has become highly politicised. Fayose bids Ekiti farewell, moves out of state capitalAddressing newsmen in Enugu, Wednesday, the Director General of <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 House of Reps accused Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8bn north-east intervention fund Ad hoc Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness has accused National Emergency Management Agency board, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8 billion north-east intervention fund.Full report below: RE <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019 Elections: EU delegation to Nigeria invited me for discussion- Prof. Moghalu &#8211; Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the Presidential Candidate of the Young Progressives Party , says the European Union delegation to Nigeria invited him to discuss the 2019 elections.Moghalu, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Ban <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 President Buhari will not be caught in unnecessary web of controversy – Presidency;Says controversy over new wage uncalled forBy Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA &#8211; THE presidency on Thursday chided those accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of reneging on earlier acceptance of the N30,000 recommended as the new National Minim <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Minimum wage increase will make no difference if… — Ali Baba Rotimi AgbanaVeteran comedian, Ali Baba, has shared his thoughts on the newincrease in minimum wage for Nigerian civil servants from N18,000 to N30,000, as advocated by the Nigerian Labour Congress.According to the prolific humour merchant, if <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100