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They also appealed to eligible voters in the state to participate actively in the election, saying they would be doing themselves and the nation grave disservice if they do not turnout en masse on election days to cast their votes for their preferred candidates.
The 2019 governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Ebonyi State, Sen. Sonni Ogbuoji, on Sunday, lamented that despite the commercial quantity of 26 solid minerals found in the state, it was yet to benefit from it.
The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has re-commenced the posting of corps members to former crisis-ridden areas of Ishielu Local Government of Ebonyi.
The Cross River State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Dr. Matthew Achigbe, and his wife were said to be among those killed in an auto crash along Afikpo Road in Ebonyi State.
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Monday, warned employers of labour over rejection of corps members posted to their organisations by the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state.
The Director-General, National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has urged corps members country to be apolitical in their engagements during the 2019 general elections.
The National Youth Service Corps members in Ebonyi are currently receiving the increased monthly allowances granted them by the state government.
The Ebonyi Central Senatorial District candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Julius Ucha, has condemned a recent media report ascribed to him insinuating that former Governor Martin Elechi remotely masterminded the killings recorded during the failed APC senatorial primaries held at Onueke in Ezza South Local Government Area of the State.
A coalition of aspirants for State House of Assembly and House of Representatives in Ebonyi South Senatorial zone, have protested non-conduct of primary elections to select the All Progressives Congress flag bearers.
Personal Assistant to the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, Obasi Ogbonnaya Obasi, has joined Ebonyi State governorship race.
The Federal Government has released a list of 69 ongoing road and bridge projects in the South-east.
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Monday, doled out N413 million to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state.
Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has said he engaged about 1,071 aides as part of numerous efforts of his administration targeted at reducing unemployment in the state.
The harmonisation processes reportedly being implemented by stakeholders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi State has favoured the continuity agenda of political office holders elected on the platform of the party.
Super Eagles forward Samuel Kalu scored his third goal in five games to help the Girondins return to winning ways at the Stade Raymond Kopa. Kalu was on target to help Bordeaux claimed their second French Ligue 1 away win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Angers on Tuesday.
VP Osinbajo: President Buhari not aware of Justice Onnoghen’s non-asset declaration trial until Saturday
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has absolved his principal, President Muhammadu Buhari, of pre-arranging the trial of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal for non declaration of assets.
Music legend Michael Jackson’s daughter, Paris, 20, is being treated at an undisclosed mental health facility, according to media reports.
Foreign troop numbers in Iraq fell by a quarter during 2018, Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi said, as the fallout fizzled from Washington’s announcement it was withdrawing from neighbouring Syria.
The new acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) Adamu Mohammed has appointed Frank Mba as the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Nigeria Police.
Leading Pro-Democracy group in Kwara State, Kwara Must Change, has accused the Kwara State government of being behind the political violence in the state.
Leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and South South Forum, Chief Edwin Clark, has expressed shock over the planned arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, over assets declaration.
The Nigeria Police Force has said that the allegation by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, that his life was in danger is false and an unwarranted attack on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.
President Donald Trump threatened Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks a U.S-allied Kurdish militia in Syria, weakening the Turkish lira and prompting sharp criticism from Ankara on Monday.
The Nigerian Army has revealed that it is engaging the remnants of Boko Haram in a clearance operation on the major road leading to Maiduguri, Borno State.