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Nigeria records 684 new cases as total number of infections hits 23, 298

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Nigeria has recorded 684 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 23, 298. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on Friday through...

Sat Jun 27th, 2020     Read More →

APC may disintegrate, Buhari warns, sacks NWC

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President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, warned that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) could collapse unless aggrieved members toed the path to peaceful conflict resolution. He rang the...

Fri Jun 26th, 2020     Read More →

NUJ commends Umahi on infrastructure development

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Kindly Share This Story:—Assures him of Support, Partnership of Media Executive Governor of Ebonyi state, Dr. Dave Umahi By Ikechukwu Odu The National President of the Nigeria Union of...

Thu Jun 25th, 2020     Read More →

New worries for Obaseki as PDP rivals spoil for ‘war’

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Godwin Obaseki There are indications that Governor Godwin Obaseki´s might not be in the ballot to pursue his ambition for a second term in office, unless wise counsel prevails to thwart...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

FG explains N13 billion intervention fund for pest control

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The Federal Government has explained that the controversial emergency release of the N13billion intervention fund for pest control was to, among others, control trans-boundary pests such as...

Wed Jun 24th, 2020     Read More →

Again, nation bleeds as insecurity festers

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Nigerians have lost count of the casualty figure arising from the cyclical violence, which has continued to ravage the country lately. The massacre being masterminded by bandits, insurgents,...

Sun Jun 21st, 2020     Read More →

Food items push further Nigeria’s inflation by 0.06% in May

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Traders displaying food items for sale. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI •Ebonyi, Bayelsa, Edo record highest increases Nigeria’s headline inflation for the month of May, rose further by 0.06...

Thu Jun 18th, 2020     Read More →

Abakaliki traders decry sealing of shops by Ebonyi Government

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Traders in Abakaliki metropolis have decried the sealing of their shops on the orders of Ebonyi Government. The traders who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abakaliki,...

Sun Jun 14th, 2020     Read More →

Regarding Arthur Mbanefo at 90

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Arthur Mbanefo Few people remind me of the proud, old generation of men and women of substance that is fast fading away in Nigeria as Chief (Ambassador) Arthur Mbanefo, widely known at home and...

Fri Jun 12th, 2020     Read More →

Umahi directs army, police to take over warring Ebonyi communities

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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...

Sun Jun 7th, 2020     Read More →

British slave trader's statue toppled in anti-racism protests

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British protesters tore down the statue of a renowned slave trader and threw it in the harbour on the second day of weekend protests against George Floyd's death. Footage shot by a witness showed...

Sun Jun 7th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau Government reschedules Democracy Day programmes

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The Plateau Government has rescheduled its programmes for the celebration of Democracy Day in the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The state Commissioner for Information and...

Sun Jun 7th, 2020     Read More →

Umahi: There are moles in my government

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Umahi. Photo: ORIENTALGov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has openly acknowledged the existence of moles in his government but insisted that his administration had nothing to hide. Umahi’s position...

Sun Jun 7th, 2020     Read More →

Umahi gives palliatives to Ebonyi indigenes in Lagos

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As Nigerians grapple with hardship precipitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi has donated 13,000 bags of 5kg rice and N13million to cushion the effects of the lockdown...

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Read More →

Umahi shut down all government activities as top govt officials test positive to COVID-19

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Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state on Thursday suspended all government activities for one week following the sudden rise of the number of cases of Covid-19 to 75 including top government...

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Read More →