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I’ve evidence of plot to remove Saraki as Senate President — Ogba

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Senator Obinna Ogba, senator representing Ebonyi Central, had said he has evidence of an alleged plan by former Chairman of Northern Senators Caucus and ex- governor of...

Fri Mar 9th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Umahi orders arrest of aides, traditional rulers from two warring communities in Ebonyi

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Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered the arrest of government officials from two warring communities in Ikwo Local Government Area for their alleged involvement in the crisis. Umahi gave the...

Thu Mar 8th, 2018     Read More →

IPOB threatens to disrupt Ohanaeze’s meetings on restructuring

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By Anayo Okoli & Chinedu Adonu ENUGU—DESPITE its apology and regrets for disrupting the Eastern Consultative Assembly, ECA, meeting of Igbo leaders in Enugu recently, the Indigenous...

Thu Mar 8th, 2018     Read More →

Senate rejects bill proposing skirts for NYSC female members

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Abuja – The Senate on Wednesday rejected a bill proposing the option of wearing of skirts by female members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). The Director General of the National...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →

Distribution of of PVCs begins mid May, says INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to their owners will begin by middle of May. The Ebonyi INEC Resident Electoral...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →

S’East governors urge FG, partners to increase agric facilities to farmers

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—GOVERNORS of the South East geopolitical zone of the country, yesterday, called on the Federal Government and other development partners including USAID, UK Aid,...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC inaugurates task teams to drive elections’ projects plan in Ebonyi

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Abakaliki – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ebonyi, on Tuesday inaugurated 19 different committees to drive the commission ‘s Elections’ Projects Plan...

Tue Mar 6th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, double payment and former governors

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By Femi Salako THE passage of a bill by the Kwara State House of Assembly stopping pension to former governors and their deputies holding public offices is in the best interest of Nigerians. An...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

Umahism: Correcting civil disobedience with filial love

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The name, Okpufu, may not ring a bell in anyone’s ear. Okpufu is the name of the pastoral village in Ntsurakpa autonomous community of Ebonyi State wherein the permanent site of Ebonyi State...

Sun Mar 4th, 2018     Read More →

ADAMAWA: Killers took us by surprise, shot sporadically, set houses ablaze – Survivors

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It was one of the deadliest attacks since the lingering farmers/herders feud started in Adamawa State and some parts of the North. It remains a deadly attack because of the personalities of the...

Sun Mar 4th, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •A young painter, needs sponsorship or partnership from individuals or organizations to help her open an arts gallery.08179722324 •Nkem 25,undergraduate, studying...

Sat Mar 3rd, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC to seek partnership with NURTW on transport arrangement

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INEC says it will enter into strategic partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) to ensure an effective distribution of materials and personnel ahead of the 2019...

Sat Mar 3rd, 2018     Read More →

SERAP backs Saraki on single pay for ex-governors

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has backed the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki on his call that all ex-governors still serving in government should not...

Fri Mar 2nd, 2018     Read More →

OYC lauds Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Umahi for youths empowerment

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—OHANAEZE Youths Council, OYC, has again praised Governors Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia, Dave Umahi of Ebonyi and Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu States, for what it called their...

Fri Mar 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Umahi evicts illegal occupants on Ebonyi University land

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday, ordered immediate demolition of houses within the Ebonyi State University for which compensations had been fully paid...

Fri Mar 2nd, 2018     Read More →