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Governor Umahi signs violence against persons prohibition bill into law

Governor Dave Umahi gave his assent on Monday, at a ceremony at the Executive Council chambers in Abakaliki. The ceremony was attended by his wife, Rachael and the Speaker of the State House of Assembly.

Governor Umahi orders arrest of centre coordinator over communal crisis

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered the suspension of Mr Declan Ovunna, Coordinator of Alike Development Centre in Ikwo Local Government Area over the renewed violence by youths from a community.

Police arrest suspect in killing at PDP rally

The Police in Ebonyi State have arrested a suspect over the killing of a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at a ward rally of the party in Nwofe Primary School, Agbaja in Izzi Local Government Area of the state.

One killed at PDP rally in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command on Monday confirmed the arrest of one Mr Emmanuel (surname withheld) for allegedly having a hand in the death of one Mr. Elias Nwankwoagu, in Nwofe community in Izzi council area of the southeastern state.

Ebonyi Assembly enacts law to end communal crisis

The Ebonyi State House of Assembly on Thursday, passed the Peace Pact Law which seeks to end the protracted communal crisis between Ezillo and Ezza-Ezillo in Ishiellu LGA of Ebonyi.

Governor Umahi signs N208.3 billion 2018 budget into law in Ebonyi

Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, yesterday, signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill passed by the state’s House of Assembly into law.

2019: I will not stop any Ebonyi NASS member – Governor Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday said that he was not against the re-election bid of any National Assembly member from the state.

Nigeria is better, stronger together than separated – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Saturday, stressed that Nigeria as a country was better and stronger together than separated contrary to clamour from different quarters across the country.

VP Yemi Osinbajo calls for ‘rejection, resistance of separatists’

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has charged Nigerians to resist and reject anybody who wants the country to disintegrate.

Governor Umahi swears-in Cletus Ofoke as new attorney general

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has replaced the state former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Augustine Nwankwagu, 12 hours after sacking him.

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