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2019: Ebonyi traditional rulers adopt Governor Umahi for second term

Ebonyi State traditional rulers council numbering over 140 on Monday adopted governor David Umahi as their only candidate for the governorship position coming up next year.

Governor Umahi warns against selective anti-corruption fight

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi, on Sunday, warned against a selective method of fighting corruption, if the government was desirous of a successful anti-corruption fight.

Governor Umahi sacks SSG, rejects resignation

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, on Tuesday rejected the resignation of the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Bernard Odoh, and announced his sack instead.

Senator Ekweremadu: No amount of APC intimidation, blackmail can stop PDP in 2019

The Deputy Senate President, Dr Ike Ekweremadu, at the weekend said that no amount of intimidation and blackmail by the All Progressive Congress, APC, will not stop the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, from taking over power.

2019: You can’t intimidate me with police – Governor Umahi tells APC

Ahead of 2019 general elections in Ebonyi State, Governor David Umahi has called on the leaders of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state to think of other ways of winning elections instead of relying on police intimidation, saying that his administration would resist any attempt to intimidate it with security agents.

Governor Umahi bans herdsmen from entering Ebonyi communities

Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, Tuesday banned Fulani herdsmen and their cattle from entering communities in Ivo Council Area of the state following a clash between suspected Fulani herders and a farmer in Akaeze community which left the farmer fatally injured.

Police arrest two men with guns at pro-PDP rally in Ebonyi

The Police in Ebonyi on Thursday arrested two men with guns and other dangerous weapons at a rally in front of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, secretariat.

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.

Ebonyi to boycott ‘handshake across the Niger’ conference – Governor Umahi

Ebonyi State will not be sending delegates to tomorrow’s ‘Handshake across the Niger’ conference scheduled to take place in Enugu because the organisers did not involve the state in the conception and planning of the event.

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