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Police vow to prosecute security personnel using motorcycles in Enugu metropolis

The Police Command in Enugu State says it will prosecute personnel of security agencies using motorcycles otherwise known as `Okada’ in the Enugu metropolis.
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2019: ANN candidate promises to create jobs for youths in Enugu

Enugu South ANN candidate Nonso Nnamani promises to create jobs for unemployed youths in his constituency if elected

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.
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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.

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.

2019: INEC appeals to electorate to register before August 17 deadline

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has appealed to electorate to register for the 2019 general elections before the Aug. 17 deadline fixed by the commission.

NEMA warns South-east residents of impending flood

The Director of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), South-east zonal office, Walson Ibarakumo, has warned of impending flood risk in specific areas of Enugu, Anambra and Ebonyi States.

APC Congress: Ben Nwoye now sole candidate in Enugu

Ahead of the State Congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday, the chairmen of the party in the 17 local government areas of Enugu State and other stakeholders of the party, on Wednesday, adopted the incumbent state chairman, Dr. Ben Nwoye, as their sole candidate for the chairmanship position.

APC Congress: Senator Nwobodo applauds peaceful conduct in Enugu State

A former governor of old Anambra State, Chief Jim Nwobodo, on Saturday hailed the peaceful and hitch-free conduct of the APC Local Government Congresses in Enugu State.

Senators Nwobodo, Nnamani, Enukwu hail APC Ward Congresses in Enugu

Chief Jim Nwobodo, former governor of Old Anambra and chieftain of APC in Enugu state has commended the enthusiasm and commitment of APC members toward the development of the party in the state.

Police investigate alleged drinking of rat poison by mother of three in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has commenced investigation into the circumstances that led to an alleged drinking of rat poison by a mother of three in Enugu City.

NEMA issues flood warning to communities living close to rivers in South-East

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has issued a flood warning to communities living close to rivers and low land areas within the South-East.

Hoodlums cart away INEC data capturing machines in Enugu

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday lamented the carting away of its direct data capturing machines by yet-to-be identified persons in three local government areas in Enugu State.

Court frees five Enugu murder suspects

Enugu State High Court has set free five suspected murderers of their kinsmen in Amechi-Awkwunanw, Enugu South Local Government Area.

Governor Ugwuanyi directs immediate rebuilding of Enugu timber shops gutted by fire

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has directed the immediate rebuilding of the 72 shops at the Kenyatta Timber Market, Enugu, which were razed down by fire over the weekend as a result of power surge.

We’re not mourning but celebrating Alex Ekwueme’s legacies – Enugu Assembly

The Enugu State House of Assembly has declared that the lawmakers would not mourn but rather celebrate the life and times of Dr. Alex Ekwueme, Nigeria’s former Vice President.

Senator Jim Nwobodo urges youths to support govt

The Governor of old Anambra, Senator Jim Nwobodo, has urged Nigerian youths to participate in community, self-help developmental projects, to improve the living conditions of rural dwellers.

Enugu council polls: Police arrest 4 suspects, investigate explosions

The Police Command in Enugu State on Sunday, said it arrested four persons during the Saturday local government election in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the election was conducted simultaneously...

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