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The change of ‘Abakiliki Street’ to ‘Club Street’ by Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has brought an inter-state misunderstanding between the state governor and his counterpart in Ebonyi state Dave Umahi.
The government of Ebonyi announced on Tuesday, July 3, that it is carrying out a total ban on the sale of tramadol and codeine-containing products in chemists, pharmacies and other health facilities in the state.
The Ebonyi state House of assembly has given Anambra state government seven days ultimatum to restore the renamed Abakaliki street in Awka with immediate effect as failure to do so would mandate Ebonyi government to rename it.
The inter- communal conflict between the people of Ukele in Yala local government area of Cross River state and their Izzi neighbours of Ebonyi state, led to the death of about thirteen persons on Friday, June 22.
Sai dai a yayin ganawa da manema labarai bayan zaman majalisar zantarwa na jihar Ebonyi, Kwamishinan noma Barrista Ikechukwu Nwobo ya shaidawa gwamnatin tarayya cewa ba bu tanadi na Fulotai domin kafa yankunan kiwon shanu a jihar.
The state commissioner for agriculture, Ikechukwu Nwobo, while addressing journalists after the state executive council meeting, however, told the federal government that there was no vacant land for cattle ranch in the state.
An explosive device suspected to be an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) has been discovered at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat along Abakaliki-Enugu Expressway, Ebonyi, by the state’s Police Command.
A sakamakon wannan masifa da Allah ya kawar da ita, gwamnan jihar, David Umahi ya tattaro kwamishinoninsa tare da shuwagabannin hukumomin tsaro dake jihar zuwa wani muhimmin taro a fadar gwamnatin jihar..........
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi has condemned the alleged renaming of Abakaliki street in Anambra. He lamented over the fact that Ebonyi state has received the highest discrimination, even from among her brother states.
The outgoing national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been accused of deliberately creating more problems for the party before leaving his position, which comes to a halt this month.
Emmanuel Chukwudi, general overseer of King of Kings Deliverance Ministry Worlwide (KKDM), in Ebonyi state has once again claimed that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former vice president of the federation, will emerge as the president.
The governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi, on Thursday, June 14, has suspended the state's commisioner for solid minerals, Francis Orji, for what he described as acts capable of bringing embarrasment to the government.
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Ebonyi chapter, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law the ‘Not-Too-Young-To-Run’ bill, saying the law will open more political space for youths.
Traders in Ebonyi who obverse the sit-at-home order by the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) on May 30 will permanently forfeit their shops, Gov. David Umahi said on Tuesday. Umahi made the declaration in Abakaliki.
The Ebonyi government on Monday, May 29, barred residents of the state from observing the sit-at-home order of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) slated for May 30, in a statement released by its official, Kenneth Ugbala.
Youths of Ifu-Ogo Nguzu community in Afikpo-South LGA of Ebonyi state have allegedly killed an 18-year-old boy identified as Ezekiel Okon Ikwor, for allegedly pulling down the statue of the community’s late monarch.
The Nigeria Police Force on Friday, May 11, arraigned the Chief Whip of Ebonyi state House of Assembly, Chike Imo Ogiji, at a Magistrate Court in the Abakaliki for alleged certificate forgery and swearing false affidavit.
Senator Julius Ali-Ucha has accused the All Progressives Congress National Chairman (APC), John Oyegun, has been accused of taking actions termed as civilian coup against the party and President Muhammadu Buhari.
According to the ban all electronic devices will not be allowed into the executive chamber and the governor's office. The directive which was posted on the entrance of the executive chamber warned against sanctions for defaulters.
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered the suspension of Declan Ovunna, coordinator of Alike Development Centre in Ikwo local government area, over the renewed violence by youths from a community, which led to destruction.
The policeman, Onyebuchi Nweke, who shot and killed a motorcyclist in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi state capital, has been arrested and dismissed by the police. The suspect was said to have shot the Okada rider on Wednesday, April 25.
The alleged killing of an unnamed motorcyclist by a policeman in Ebonyi over refusal to give N50 bribe has erupted serious rage in the Anan area of the state. Governor David Umahi has ordered for the arrest of the said officer.
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