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Ufot Ekaette: A long public service - Part 2

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He was posted as Secretary, Public Service Department in the Office of the Secretary to the Federal Military Government and Head of Service (January 12, 1984- January 31, 1985), responsible for...

Fri Dec 13th, 2019     Read More →

Woman to die by hanging for killing co-wife, seven step-children

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Ebonyi State High Court has sentenced Agnes Nwefuru to death by hanging after she was arraigned before the court for setting ablaze her co-wife Felicia Nwefuru and killing her seven...

Tue Dec 10th, 2019     Read More →

Oko Enya: Man who wants third term for Buhari

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Charles Oko Enya, a businessman who hails from Ebonyi State may not have received mention anywhere until last week when he raised the political ante, as he approached a Federal High Court in...

Sun Dec 1st, 2019     Read More →

Ebonyi denies floating militia to attack IPOB

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Ebonyi State government yesterday denied a report that Governor Dave Umahi floated a group called ‘Bakassi Boys’ to attack the Federal Government-proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra...

Tue Nov 26th, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever kills two, infects 10 in five states

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Lassa fever has claimed two more lives in Abia and Edo states as the country approaches the peak season for outbreaks of the deadly disease. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO),...

Mon Nov 25th, 2019     Read More →

Army takes medical outreach to Ebonyi community

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Army medical outreach Photo:NANArmy medical outreach Photo:NANNo fewer than 302 residents of Akpoha community in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State have benefitted from the...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Enugu community cries for help over bad roads

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The people of Ihuokpara in Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State have cried out to government to save them from being cut off from the rest of the state due to bad roads. Speaking on...

Thu Nov 14th, 2019     Read More →

117 athletes battle at Kebbi Taekwondo championships

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One hundred and seventeen athletes have confirmed participation in the maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships holding at the Hauru Abdul Stadium, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, beginning from...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

Commission begins work on Benue, Ebonyi boundary demarcation

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The National Boundary Commission (NBC) has begun preliminary work on demarcation of boundaries to end the protracted dispute between the people of Ngbo in Ohaukwu Council of Ebonyi State and their...

Wed Nov 6th, 2019     Read More →

Worries in Senate over dwindling impact of budget on living standards

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The rapidly collapsing impact of annual national budgets on development projects that could improve the people’s living standards is generating more concerns in the Senate. Consequently, the...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Umahi sets to import electric powered automobiles in Ebonyi

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Executive Governor of Ebonyi state, Dr. Dave Umahi The Ebonyi governor, David Umahi, has announced that the state is ready to start importation of electric powered automobiles in the state. Umahi...

Fri Nov 1st, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

153 DEATHS ON ROADS: Rage over petrol truck fires

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By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Editor No fewer than 153 Nigerians have died as a result of fuel tanker fire accidents from January this year till date, findings by Sunday Vanguard revealed. Some of the...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze asks Osinbajo to take tradermoni to Onitsha fire victims

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…Appeals for re-opening of closed borders …Cautions on new deadline for re-opening of Enugu Airport By Nwafor Sunday Following the destruction of various goods and properties owned...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

EEDC improves power supply in South East

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…as customers in Nsukka enjoy 18 hours supply By Chinedu Adonu In accordance with Enugu Electricity Distribution Company, EEDC, recent commitment towards improving socio-economic state of...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →