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Ebonyi governor petitions South African govt over slain Nigerian

Dave Umahi, governor of Ebonyi State, has petitioned the South African government over the murder of a Nigerian, Benjamin Simeon, in South Africa.

Nigerian driver shot dead in South Africa

The Nigerian Union, South Africa, on Sunday confirmed the untimely death of Benjamin Okoronkwo, a 43-year-old Taxify driver from Okposi, Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi governor calls for full investigation into the murder of indigene in South Africa

The Ebonyi State governor Engr. David Umahi, has expressed great sadness over the gruesome murder of a Nigerian citizen in South Africa who also hails from Ebonyi State, Mr. Benjamin Simeon.

Governor Umahi swears in 29-year-old photographer as media aide

The Ebonyi State Governor David Nweze Umahi has sworn in a 29-year-old photographer, Francis Nwaze, into his cabinet as his special Assistance on media/project documentation.

Police: Mischief-makers should steer-clear of Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has warned mischief-makers using social media to cause disaffection to steer-clear of the state.
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Police confirm arrest of 50 cultists in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of over 50 suspected cult members who allegedly terrorising the state.

Popular prophetess found dead in Abakaliki

The Ebonyi State Police Command says it is working to unravel the cause of the death of a popular prophetess in Ebonyi State, who was found dead along Ezza Road, Abakaliki, recently.

Popular prophetess found dead in Abakaliki

The Ebonyi Police Command is working to unravel the cause of death of a popular prophetess in Ebonyi, who was found dead along Ezza Road, Abakaliki, recently.
Former First Lady of Nigeria, Dame Patience Jonathan, Governor David Umahi, Senator Obinna Ogba were among other dignitaries who paid their last respect to Late Evang. (Mrs.) Odinakachukwu Okorie.

Governor Umahi, Patience Jonathan, others pay last respect to Mama Okorie

Former First Lady of Nigeria, Dame Patience Jonathan, Governor David Umahi, Senator Obinna Ogba were among other dignitaries who paid their last respect to Late Evang. (Mrs.) Odinakachukwu Okorie.

Governor Ayade begs Cross River IDPs in Ebonyi to return home

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has urged all the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from the state taking refuge in Ebonyi to return home, assuring that their safety would be guaranteed.

Kidnapped Chinese citizens regain freedom

Two Chinese citizens who were kidnapped on Wednesday in Ebonyi state have regained their freedom.

Gunmen kidnap two Chinese nationals in Ebonyi

The Chinese Nationals both male are working with Tongyi construction company in Ohaozara community, Ohaozara local government area of Ebonyi State, Governor’s hometown.
Sen. Sonni Ogbuoji, APC Guber candidate in Ebonyi State, accused of diverting Campaign funds, anti-party activities.

Ebonyi elections: Group alleges APC governorship candidate diverted campaign funds

Some aspirants, who failed to secure the APC ticket to contest elective positions in Ebonyi, have urged the APC leadership to probe the deployment of funds released for all elections in the state.

Ebonyi elections: INEC was fair to all parties – PDP Rep-elect

The House of Representatives member elect for Ohaozara, Onicha and Ivo Federal Constituency, Ebonyi State, Engr. Livinus Makwe, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the smooth conduct of elections in Ebonyi state.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Ebonyi elections: Governor Umahi wins in all 13 local governments

Governor David Umahi has won the election in all the 13 local government areas of Ebonyi State.

Ebonyi elections: APC candidate loses own local government to Governor Umahi

The Ebonyi State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), David Umahi, has taken the lead in the results of the governorship election announced so far.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Elections: Governor Umahi proposes constitutional review to check political desperation

The Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi, says a constitutional review will check political desperation among citizens of the country.

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