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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.
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.

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
Eugene Odoh

Ex-Enugu Speaker Eugene Odo faults Ohaneze’s endorsements of candidates

Former Enugu Assembly Speaker Eugene Odo condemns pan-Igbo cultural group Ohaneze Ndigbo for allegedly endorsing candidates for 2019 general elections
Ayogu Eze

Enugu guber: APC candidate unveils manifesto

The Enugu State Gubernatorial Candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC), Sen. Ayogu Eze, has unveiled his campaign manifesto with the theme “A New Dawn”.

Group: Ike Ekweremadu should be probed over PDP primaries

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has come under verbal attack over the conduct of National Assembly primary elections in Enugu State.

PDP Primaries: Enugu East senatorial election declared inconclusive

Abdulrahman Yunusa, the Returning Officer for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary in Enugu East Senatorial Zone has declared the election inconclusive due to shortage of ballot papers.
Social Democratic Party (SDP)

SDP holds primaries in Enugu

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) on Saturday held a peaceful and hitch free primaries to elect candidates that would fly the party’s flag in the 2019 general elections in Enugu State.

Crisis: Police seals APC office in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State on Tuesday sealed the Enugu office of the All Progressives Congress (APC) following ongoing leadership tussle between the two factions of the party.

2019: I’ll complement Governor Ugwuanyi’s good governance – aspirant

Erstwhile General Manager of the Enugu State Rural Electrification Board (ENREB), Dr. Simon Chukwuemeka Atigwe, has given assurances of replicating the good governance qualities of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi if elected to serve in the House of Representatives.

Senator Ekweremadu’s empire has expired – APC aspirant

A House of Representatives aspirant for the Enugu North and South Constituency, Mr. Agwu Darlington, has boasted that the Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, will not return to the Senate in 2019.
Ayogu Eze

Acting President Osinbajo, Senator Ayogu Eze meet in Aso Rock

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday held a private meeting with former Chairman of Works Committee in the 7th Senate, Senator Ayogu Eze, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

NSE commends Governor Ugwuanyi’s intervention on federal road

The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Enugu State chapter has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for reconstructing and modernising the historic Milliken Hill federal road in Ngwo, Enugu North Local Government Area, after many years of neglect.

Governor Ugwuanyi seeks equity, fairness in siting of projects

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has attributed the cries of marginalisation in parts of the country to the concentration of government projects in some areas and paying little attention to others.
Eugene Odoh

Ex-Enugu Speaker: President Buhari has no powers to restructure Nigeria, but National Assembly

Immediate past Speaker of Enugu State House of Assembly, Mr. Eugene Odoh has said President Mohammadu Buhari should not be blamed for the vexed issue of restructuring the Nigeria polity.

2019: Enugu West opts to purchase Governor Ugwuanyi’s nomination form

Ahead of 2019 general election, the people of Enugu West Senatorial District, have opted to purchase the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) governorship nomination form for Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, in reconfirmation of their endorsement of the governor’s re-election.

Anglican Church hires three Fulani missionaries to engage herders in Enugu

The Enugu North Diocese of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) in the state’s Ecclesiastical Province, has engaged three Fulani Christian missionaries to help reach out to herders in parts of Ezeagu, Udi and Enugu North local government areas of the state.
Eugene Odoh

2019: Former Enugu Speaker declares for Senate

The former Speaker, Enugu State House of Assembly, Eugene Odo, has declared to contest for the Enugu-North Senatorial seat on the platform of All Progressive Congress in the 2019 general elections.

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Senate: $1.05 billion not missing from NLNG account

The Senate Committee on Gas Resources and the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation on Thursday says $1.05bn is not missing from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas dividend account.

Anambra Assembly passes 2019 appropriation bill

The Anambra House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2019 appropriation bill of N157.1 billion barely one week Gov. Willie Obiano presented the budget estimate to the assembly.
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Muhammadu Buhari salutes NUPENG over stable fuel supply

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday lauded the leadership of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) for ensuring stable and smooth supply of petroleum products nationwide.

Rochas Okorocha presents 276 billion budget for 2019

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Thursday presented a budget of N276 billion for 2019 to the state House of Assembly.

2019: IPAC to organise peace-accord forum for Ebonyi candidates

The Inter-party Advisory Council in Ebonyi says it plans to organise a peace-accord forum for all governorship, state and national assembly candidates in the 2019 election.