Posts Tagged ‘Enugu State’

INSECURITY: Gov. Ugwuanyi Employs 1,700 Forest Guards To Curb Herdsmen Menace [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 6, 2019
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Monday rose from a crucial meeting with Vigilante/Nieghbourhood Watch groups in the 17 local government areas of the state and took decisive decisions towards strengthening the security of the state. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Simon Ortuanya, shortly after the meeting, stated that […]

Fulani Herdsmen Kidnap monarch, wife in Enugu

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 6, 2019
Less than 24 hours to the August 5, commencement of joint air surveillance of forests in Enugu State, gunmen suspected to be Fulani, have abducted a traditional ruler and his wife in Enugu State. This came about 72 hours after Reverend Father Paul Offu of the St. James the Greater Catholic Parish, Ugbwaka was murdered […]

Catholic Priest’s Murder; Miyetti Allah backs Fulani herdsmen

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 3, 2019
The Miyetti-Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has said that Fulani herdsmen were not responsible for Thursday’s killing of the Catholic priest of St James the Greater Parish, Ugbawka, Enugu state. The Herdsmen umbrella body said it has been inundated with barrage of accusations following the killing which it discribed as unfortunate. The group […]

BREAKING: Catholic Priests Stage Anti-Herdsmen Protest in Enugu [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 2, 2019
Happening now at the capital of Enugu where Catholic priest has trooped to the streets and presently at the government house to air their grievances. Top on the chants are rejection of RUGA policy and the persisting insecurity in the country. See pictures from the protest;

Wanted notorious murderer, cultist arrested in Enugu

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 19, 2019
The Enugu State Police Command has arrested a suspected murderer and cultist, Nnaemeka Aniamalu, who had been disturbing the peace of coal camp axis of Enugu. The command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, made this known on Friday in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu. Amaraizu said that […]

Nsukka Youths throw support towards Gov. Ugwuanyi’s Administration

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 13, 2019
Nsukka Youths General Assembly (NYGN) have restated their resolve to supporting the administration of their son and brother, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, in delivering good governance and dividends of democracy to the citizens and good people of the state. The Assembly which is an umbrella body of all the youths in Nsukka Cultural […]