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No mortal can anoint Gov in Enugu, says Onu

No mortal can anoint Gov in Enugu, says Onu

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  /  Correspondent, Enugu   A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Enugu State, Mr. Chinedu Onu, has observed that no mortal can anoint a Governor in…

Govt has neglected Ndiokpaleke for too long – Igboanugo

Govt has neglected Ndiokpaleke for too long – Igboanugo

Ernest Elochukwu Igboanugo is the coordinator of Orumba North Presidents-General Association and the President General of Ndiokpaleke Community. He bares his mind on the problems of his community. He also…

Group flays attack on Ekweremadu’s medical mission in Ezeagu

Group flays attack on Ekweremadu’s medical mission in Ezeagu

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  / Correspondent Enugu   A group, Enugu Rescue Group (ERG), has condemned the recent attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu’s annual Ikeoha Foundation Free Eye Treatment Project in the…

Imo NASU Day celebrated in grand style at Alvan Ikoku College

By Anolu Vincent  / Senior correspondent, Owerri   It was indeed an epoch making event as the Non Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU), Imo Council, celebrated the…

Contending forces in Ebonyi politics

Contending forces in Ebonyi politics

Felix Uka / Reporter, Abakaliki   The political culture of Ebonyi State people has sharply changed. The people of the area are poised to take their destiny in their own hands,…

Traders protest over closure of Igbo-Ukwu market

Traders protest over closure of Igbo-Ukwu market

Over 200 traders mainly market women have staged a peaceful protest in Awka over alleged imposition of levies and invasion of their market at Igbo-Ukwu in Aguata local government area…

Ohaneze chieftain joins senatorial race in Imo

Ohaneze chieftain joins senatorial race in Imo

By Anolu Vincent / Senior Correspondent, Owerri    Ahead of the 2015 general elections, a chieftain of the Ohaneze Ndigbo and frontline contender for the Imo East Senatorial seat  (Owerri zone),…

Flood victims petition Elechi over lack of govt care

By Felix Uka  / Correspondent, Abakaliki   Some victims of flood in Ebonyi State have petitioned the state Governor, Chief Martin Elechi, over alleged nonchalant attitude of the State Emergency Management…

Police tortured my husband to death, widow tells court in Idemili

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu  / Special Correspondent, Awka    An Idemili high court in Anambra State has been told by a widow, Mrs. Roseline Nwakaego Mgbogo, that her late husband, Raymond…

Group urges Enugu govt to compensate owner of demolished e-library

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  / Correspondent, Enugu   Centre for Victims of Extrajudicial Killings and Torture (CVEKT) has urged Enugu State Government to compensate a non-governmental organisation, St Joseph’s Institute/Vocational Centre, the…

Obiana at farmers’ field day in Anaku, says FG, NGO boost rice production

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu Special Correspondent, Awka The Federal Government in collaboration with an  international donor agency operating through an NGO, Sasakawa Global 2000, is  boosting rice production in Anambra State.…

Provost restates need to upgrade Alvan Ikoku College of Education

Provost of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education (AIFCE), Owerri, Mrs Celestina Ijioma, has appealed to the Federal Government to upgrade the school to a degree awarding institution. Ijioma made…

Red Cross decorates Awka South chairman, wife as Patron, Mother – General

By Odogwu  Emeka Odogwu, Special Correspondent, Awka  Nigeria Red Cross Society (NRCS), Anambra State Chapter, has  warned all purveyors of violence and crisis to flee the state as  it does…

Nteje FRSC unit command treats 50 patients free 

By Odogwu Emeka Odogwu Special Correspondent, Awka Nteje Unit Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) led by Mr. Alkaslim Mustapha, is taking the lead in Anambra State FRSC…

Enugu PDP congresses unacceptable –Chime

Enugu PDP congresses unacceptable  –Chime

Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) congresses in the state were “totally unacceptable’’ to its members and the people of the state.…

Enugu plans budgetary allocation for eradication of open defecation

Enugu State Government plans to improve its budgetary allocation for sanitation to eradicate open defecation in the state. State Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr Mike Nwachukwu, announced the plan at…

Navy hands over seized fuel, cannabis to NSCDC, NDLEA in Onitsha

Navy hands over seized fuel, cannabis to NSCDC, NDLEA in Onitsha

The Nigerian Navy has handed over 2,600 litres of smuggled fuel products to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corp (NSCDC) in Onitsha. It seized and handed over 150 kilogrammes…

FG spends N10b to upgrade infrastructure in Imo varsity  

By Anolu Vincent  /  Snr Correspondent, Owerri    Federal Government has spent more than N10 billion to upgrade infrastructural facilities in the Imo State University (IMSU) within three and half…

Enugu medical, health workers on strike over 2009 salary structure

Chairman of the Medical and Health Workers Union, Enugu State chapter, Mr Maurice Eze, has said health workers in state hospitals had begun an indefinite strike to protest the non-implementation of…

Nsukka local council workers organises special mass

Catholic Bishop of Nsukka Diocese in Enugu State, Most Rev. Godfrey Onah, has warned workers against indulging in fetish to seek protection. He gave the warning in Nsukka on Wednesday…

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