Posts Tagged ‘Ebonyi State’

Again, Gov Umahi SA On Internal Security Resigns

By Onwuka Gerald Barely a few days after some commissioners resigned over moves by the Ebonyi State governor Engr. Dave Umahi to join the All Progressives Congress (APC), his Special Assistant on Internal Security and Public Utilities (Urban), Egwu Chidiebere also resigned his appointment. Chidiebere tendered his resignation letter to the state government on Thursday […]

Atiku Mourns Victims Of Lokoja Explosion, Ebonyi Road Accident

Former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar Thursday expressed condolences to the victims of two separate incidents— a tanker explosion in Lokoja, Kogi State, and a road accident in Akaeze-Ukwu, Ebonyi— both of which claimed several lives. “I am saddened by reports of a tanker explosion in Lokoja and the road […]

#Breaking: Ebonyi State Governor Tests Positive To #COVID19

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. It was revealed on Channels’ Sunrise Daily, that the Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. Umahi stated that some of his close aides also carry the Coronavirus, after testing positive , the statement said. Governor […]

Gov Umahi set to pay new Minimum Wage from January 10

Ebonyi Governor David Umahi on Friday directed that civil servants in the state be paid their January salary from January 10. The governor, in a statement, said new minimum wage table agreed upon between the Organised Labour in the state and his administration will be used in the payment. The directive is an improvement on […]

Shoot anyone who blocks my convoy– Governor Umahi tells his security details

Governor David Umahi has ordered his security details to shoot anyone who blocks his convoy which according to him is backed by the law.  The Ebonyi state Governor who hosted some guests at the State Executive Chambers in Abakaliki, recalled how some mourners blocked his convoy along Onicha Road in Onicha Local Government Area of the State […]

Political saboteurs disrupting efforts at ending Ebonyi, Benue boundary crisis ~ Official

The council chairman of Ohaukwu local government area of Ebonyi State, Clement Odah Friday alleged that the lingering boundary crisis between Ngbo community and Agila in Benue State, which resulted in the killings of over one hundred persons, was politically motivated. Speaking at his residence in Abakaliki, Odah claimed that the efforts being put in […]