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Group urges court to stop planned increase of electricity tariff

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A Group, the Incorporated Trustees of Human Rights Foundation, has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to stop the proposed over 40 percent increase in electricity tariff. The group, in a suit...

Wed Jan 8th, 2020     Read More →

Army arrests suspected trafficker, rescues nine children in Enugu

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The Nigerian Army in Enugu has arrested a suspected woman child-trafficker and rescued nine children in the process. The army gave the name of the 40-year-old child-trafficker as Mrs. Rebecca...

Wed Jan 8th, 2020     Read More →

Appraising achievements in aviation sector

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Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos. PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN A recent report launched in London by the Oxford Economics, indicated that the aviation industry contributed $10 billion to Gross Domestic...

Wed Jan 8th, 2020     Read More →

NUJ expresses shock as Enugu demolishes Press Centre fence

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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Enugu State Council has expressed shock on the demolition of the perimeter fence of the Press Centre along Rangers Ave. Independence Layout, Enugu. The...

Mon Jan 6th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria will pull through its challenges — Onyeama

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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, says there is hope that Nigeria will pull through its present socio-economic challenges to become a great nation. Onyeama said this in an...

Mon Jan 6th, 2020     Read More →

Ugwuanyi commissions first free community hospital in Nsukka

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Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi yesterday commissioned the first free community hospital in Nsukka, with a pledge to construct 11.5km link road for Ugwu Ajie, Edem and Akpa communities. The...

Tue Dec 31st, 2019     Read More →

FG moves to rejig coal production in Enugu

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The federal government has requested the Projects Development Institute (PRODA), Enugu to research into coal production with a view to making it less harmful to the environment. Minister of...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Experts decry low budget allocations for road infrastructure

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Amid the daunting task of funding the nations’ infrastructural deficit estimated at a cost of $878 billion by 2040, there are concerns on the ability of government’s budgetary...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Umahi announces minor cabinet reshuffle

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Gov. David Umahi of Enugu State has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle, appointment and promotions with immediate effect. Umahi announced the changes while receiving members of the Executive...

Sun Dec 29th, 2019     Read More →

DisCo debunks rumour of disconnecting pre-paid meter users in South East

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The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC), has debunked rumour and false publications that the company was making moves to disconnect all pre-paid meter users in South-East. The Head of...

Sun Dec 29th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria presents POCACOV initiative to Chinese Police

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The concept of Nigeria’s Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices (POCACOV) has been presented to Chinese Police in the Chinese’s Guangdong province. This was done in a...

Sat Dec 28th, 2019     Read More →

Ugwuanyi signs 2020 Appropriation Bill into law

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Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday signed the 2020 Appropriation Bill of ₦169.5b into law comprising capital Expenditure of ₦100.7b and recurrent expenditure of ₦...

Sat Dec 28th, 2019     Read More →

Police rescue brutalized maid in Enugu State

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The Enugu State police command has rescued a maid, Peace Goewam, recently captured in a viral video where she was being maltreated by her madam. In the video, which elicited wild reactions from...

Fri Dec 27th, 2019     Read More →

Catholics back U.S. over placement of Nigeria on watch list

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The Catholic Diocese of Enugu has expressed support for the United States (U.S.) placing of Nigeria on its special watch list of countries with “severe violation of religious...

Wed Dec 25th, 2019     Read More →

Winners emerge in Remy producers Trilogy competition

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Vergobeats and Director Singapore have emerged winners of the Remy Producers Trilogy collaboration, which featured Phyno, Clarence Peters and Sarz. The Remy Producers Trilogy, which is the first...

Sat Dec 21st, 2019     Read More →