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Governor David Nweze Umahi

Governor Umahi: Everybody in Ebonyi wants to be SA, SSA

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Wednesday, disclosed that many of the citizens of the state were jostling for various political positions in his government.

Malaria: Ebonyi ready to distribute 1.9 million mosquito nets – official

The Ebonyi Government says it will distribute 1.9 million long lasting, insecticide-treated nets to households in the state under its 2019 universal net distribution campaign.

Ebonyi government appoints 16-member transition committee

The Ebonyi State Government on Wednesday set up a 16-member transition committee to ensure a smooth ceremony for Governor David Umahi’s second term in office.

Ebonyi: Federal government not sincere in boundary dispute resolution

The Ebonyi State government has said that the federal government has not displayed enough sincerity in ensuring that the problems of border areas in Nigeria not only in Ebonyi State are amicably resolved.

JAMB: CDHR tasks Ebonyi government, police on security over communal clash

The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has urged Ebonyi Government to beef up security ahead of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination in the state.

Lassa fever: Ebonyi records three deaths, treats 14 patients

The Virology center at Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) built by Ebonyi state government has successfully treated and discharged 14 Lassa fever patients brought to the centre this year.
President Muhammadu Buhari has told supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state not to vote for any candidate from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the general elections.-18

Ebonyi traditional rulers endorse President Buhari

The Ebonyi Council of Traditional Rulers have endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari re-election in the February 16th Presidential elections.

Anambra government disowns Ohanaeze’s endorsement of Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi

The Anambra State Government has disowned the endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and his running mate, Peter Obi, by the highest decision making body of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, ImeObi.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi government begins probe of alleged sack of 63 state university staff

Ebonyi State government on Monday commenced investigation into the alleged sack of over 63 staff of Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakaliki, by the new management of the institutions.

Ebonyi government, millers debunk news of fire razing Abakaliki rice mill

The Ebonyi State Government and rice millers at the popular Abakaliki Rice Mill, have debunked reports that the entire mill was razed by fire which damaged several property.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Audu Ogbe tips David Umahi for president

Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbe, has tipped Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State for the president once it is the turn of Ndigbo to produce the president.

Ebonyi government donates laptops to journalists

The Ebonyi Government on Friday donated laptops to 10 selected journalists in the state for objective reportage of events and effective information dissemination.

Seven women arrested for carrying out female genital mutilation on 11 girls

The Ebonyi State Government on Tuesday paraded two women in Okpuitumo community, Abakaliki Local Government Area of the state for alleged genital mutilation carried out on 11 girls.

NFF scribe shelves South African trip to inspect Abakaliki stadium facilities

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, on Friday shelved his planned trip to South Africa to inspect facilities at the Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki.

Miners urges federal government to call governors to order

The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) has advised the Federal Government to call some state governors to order, over excessive fees leveled on miners.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi government directs suspended governor’s aide to refund illegally collected funds

The Ebonyi Government has directed Mr Peter Oba, Special Assistant on Transport to Gov. David Umahi, to refund all illegal funds collected from the public.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi government sets up commission of inquiry on famers’ failure to repay central bank...

Worried over the inability of farmers in Ebonyi State to repay the 2016 Central Bank of Nigeria Agricultural loan under its Conditional Agricultural Credit Scheme amounting to N2 billion, the State Government has set up a Commission of Inquiry to investigate all issues pertaining to the handling of the scheme.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi government wades into border crisis with Benue

The Ebonyi Government has urged Ekwashi and Ukwuagba Ngbo Autonomous communities of Ohaukwu LGA in the state to stay calm as government was working to resolve the attack on them on Tuesday.

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Governor Umahi swears in 29-year-old photographer as media aide

The Ebonyi State Governor David Nweze Umahi has sworn in a 29-year-old photographer, Francis Nwaze, into his cabinet as his special Assistance on media/project documentation.

Delta court sentences man to death by hanging for armed robbery

A Delta State High Court sitting in Warri Judicial Division presided over Justice A.A. Onojovwo, has sentenced one Victor Nwankpa to death by hanging for armed robbery.
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President Buhari urges religious leaders emulate Imam Abdullahi after US honour

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight over the International Religious Freedom Award conferred on Imam Abubakar Abdullahi of Nigeria by the U.S. Department of State.