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Southeast Govs, Ohaneze beg Buhari for special intervention fund for Enugu Airport

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…Seek declaration of emergency on South East roads, erosion By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Abuja South-East Governors, leaders of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and religious leaders on Thursday met with...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

NSCDC parades 4 suspected cable vandals in Ebonyi

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The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Ebonyi Command, on Wednesday, paraded four suspects that vandalised electrical cables at the International Market, Abakaliki. Men of Nigeria...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara Assembly Approves N130,380,403,956 Revised Budget For the State

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By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin The Kwara State House of Assembly has approved N130,380,403,956 as the new revised total budget size of the State as against the initial N157,802,032,561 with a...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

DPR seals gas plants, petrol stations in Ebonyi

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The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Enugu Field Office, has sealed six Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plants and three petrol stations in Ebonyi in the last seven days. Mr Okechukwu Okoro,...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

RUGA settlement: Onwuka accuses Umahi, Ikpeazu of selling land to Fulani herders

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SELF acclaimed President of Biafra, Barr. Benjamin Onwuka has accused the governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi and Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpazu of selling hectares of land to Fulani...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

EBONYI: No specific area designated for RUGA Settlement

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By Peter Okutu – Abakaliki Ebonyi State government yesterday emphasized that there was no specific area in any part of the state where the State Government had designated to herdsmen for...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

FG constitutes 12 member Police Trust Fund Committee

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By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has developed a framework to train and equip, personnel of the Nigerian Police to tackle insecurity. A statement by Odutayo Oluseyi of...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

South-East governors to take issues of welfare of Ndigbo to Buhari, – Umahi

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The South-East Governor’s Forum resolved on Monday to take up the issues concerning the welfare of the people of the zone with President Muhammadu Buhari. The Chairman of the forum, Gov....

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Operation Python Dance 4 in South-East, South-South, waste of tax payers money — IPOB

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday alleged that the launching of the Operation Python Dance and Operation Crocodile Smile military exercise in the South East and...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

One month after Xenophobic attacks: Returnees groan as only 7 of 16 states offer help

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By Dayo Johnson, Victoria Ojeme, Demola Akinyemi, Chinonso Alozie& Ugochukwu Alaribe One month after victims of xenophobic attacks returned to Nigeria, findings by Sunday Vanguard revealed...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Prof Sagay, IBB, and the distortion of history

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By Dele Sobowale I believe that Ibrahim Babangida is really one of those who brought this country down. He was the one who legitimised corruption. He made it legitimate and an acceptable way of...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Our target is to lift over 60,000 out of poverty by 2023 ― Umahi

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By Peter Okutu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, weekend, stated that his administration has a target of lifting over 60, 000 Ebonyi residents out of poverty with profit and capital base of...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Mining host communities lament neglect by govt, companies

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…call for adequate attention, inclusion By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja Mining host communities under the auspices of the Federation of Nigerian Mining Host Communities, FNMHC, Friday,...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Hard work made me a billonaire at 25 –Umahi

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Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has said that he became a billionaire at 25 years of age due to hard work and commitment to duty. Gov. Dave Umahi Umahi, who made the declaration while...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →