Posts Tagged ‘Enugu State’

Northern leaders to shut down markets in Enugu

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 11, 2019
The Northern Leaders, Livestock and Perishable Goods Market traders, and Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Enugu state on Saturday rose from a meeting and resolved to shut down their livestock and perishable goods markets in the State. This is in response to the recent security challenges experienced in Enugu State. The […]

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 […]