Home Topics Enugu

Enugu

Sikiru Olatunbosun seeks fresh start with Plateau United

Plateau United new signing, Sikiru Olatunbosun, is hopeful of making his stay with the former Nigeria Professional Football League champions a memorable one.
Kelvin Itoya Enugu Rangers

Rangers vow to defeat Algerian Cup champions USMBA

Rangers International FC of Enugu on Wednesday assured teeming fans of its resolve to defeat Algerian Cup Champions, Union Sportive Madina Bel Abbes (USMBA) on Saturday.
Solomon Ogbeide

Solomon Ogbeide: Lobi Stars ready to dump Gor Mahia out of Champions League

NPFL champions Lobi Stars manager Solomon Ogbeide says his side have everything in place to excel in the Caf Champions League this season.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Babatunde Fashola: Federal government increases works ministry’s budget from N18 billion to N394 billion

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that the ministry’s expansive infrastructure spending has shot its budget from N18.132 billion in 2015 to N394 billion this year.

Man arrested over death of girlfriend

The Police in Enugu State says it has started investigation into the incident involving one Chibuzor Okonkwo, who killed his lover, Nkemakonam Onovo.
Lobi Stars will from today depart for Cameroon in two batches for a 2019 CAF Champions League preliminary round clash against UMS de Loum.

Lobi stars to arrive late in Kenya due to weather concern

Lobi Stars Chief Executive Officer Mike Idoko says the team is planning to travel to Kenya, the venue of the CAF Champions league game very late due to the East Africans weather conditions.

Senate in rowdy session over EFCC board nominees

The Senate on Tuesday witnessed a rowdy session as Senators were sharply divided over the report of the Senate Committee on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes seeking the confirmation of four nominees as members of the Board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

2019: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi assures Enugu residence of good governance

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reiterated his administration’s commitment to provide good governance to the people of the state if re-elected in 2019.
Ayogu Eze

Ayogu Eze: We want credible election in 2019

Senator Ayogu Eze, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Enugu State, has said the party will ensure fair and credible elections in 2019.
Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says the agency will monitor campaign funds donated to political parties for the 2019 elections as well as donors’ identities.

Ibrahim Magu urges Nigerians to stop paying lip-service to anti-corruption war

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has urged Nigerians to refrain from paying lip-service to the fight against corruption, but rather, to become practical in their actions and attitude towards eradicating the menace from all segments of our country.

Christmas: Enugu announces free ride for indigenes

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has announced free transportation for indigenes of the state living in other parts of the country, who intend to return home to celebrate the festive season with their loved ones.

11 soldiers face court marshal in Enugu

Major-General Emmanuel Kabuk, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 82 Division Nigerian Army, Enugu, has inaugurated an eight-man member General Court Marshal meant to instill discipline in the Division.

INEC: Nigerians don’t follow us on social media

The Independent National Electoral Commission has decried what it called the very poor followership of its activities in the social media by eligible voters for the 2019 general elections.

Femi Fashola: PDP looted our destiny, prospects, jobs

Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, blames the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party for abandoned federal government projects across Nigeria
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) says it is optimistic that recent increase in the salaries of police personnel by the Federal Government would help check corruption in the organisation.

NANS: Increase in salary will check corruption in Nigeria Police Force

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) says it is optimistic that recent increase in salaries of police personnel by the federal government would help check corruption in the organisation

Federal government spends N11.52 billion to fix 87km oil pipeline

Federal Government’s oil revenues slashed by N11.52 billion used for the protection and repairs of 87-kilometre Trans Forcados crude oil pipeline in the Niger Delta in 60 days, document shows

Monarchs laud political parties for respecting zoning arrangement in Enugu

Traditional rulers in Enugu East commend political parties for respecting zoning arrangement in the state
National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)

NANS lauds Buhari for assenting to NOUN amendment act

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) amendment Act.

Recent Stories

A former governor of Cross River State Donald Duke has said he will not criminalise same-sex relationships if he becomes Nigeria's president in 2019.

Donald Duke: My running mate did not resign

Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Donald Duke has cleared the air over a rumour that his running mate has resigned.

68 inmates gain freedom in Ogun

The Ogun Chief Judge (CJ), Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu, has granted pardon to 68 inmates from the five prisons in the state.

SGF: Federal government working on early implementation of new minimum wage

The Federal Government is working toward early implementation of new minimum wage which has caused a lot of controversies in recent times, Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation said.
Pope Francis arrives to address the Synod of Bishops, focusing on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment, on October 3, 2018 at the Vatican. - AFP PHOTO - Andreas SOLARO

Pope Francis to visit Bulgaria, Macedonia in May

Pope Francis plans to visit Bulgaria and Macedonia from May, the Vatican spokesman, Greg Burke, said on Thursday.

EFCC files 59 charges against Doyin Okupe over alleged N120 million fraud

Following his inability to return N120m allegedly received from the Office of the National Security Adviser, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has filed 59 charges against a former Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe.