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Why Umahi suspended Ebonyi College of Education provost, bursar

Prof Benedict Mbam By Enyinna Omoke, Abakaliki The provost of the Ebonyi State-owned Ikwo College of Education, Prof Benedict Mbam, and the bursar have been indefinitely suspended for not following due process in workers’ recruitment. Governor David...

Obaseki swears in 14 new permanent secretaries, as Edo readies for e-governance switchover February...

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (5th left); Secretary to State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq. (middle) and Edo State Head of Service, Anthony Okungbowa Esq. (4th left), with the newly sworn in Permanent Secretaries, at the Government House in Benin...

Borno CP confirms arrest of four miscreants over attack on female food vendor, lawmaker...

By Mohammed Abubakar, Damaturu Borno State Police Commissioner, Abdu Umar, has confirmed the arrest of four miscreants over the attack and brutalization of a female food vendor and resident of Maiduguri, Ms. Fadila Abdulrahman at...

NULGE to down tools in Niger over remunerations, issues 14 days ultimatum to govt

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State (file photo) By Mohammed Usman The Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the state government to reverse the poor and irregular payment...

Edo retail sector booms, new entrants disrupt market

Governor Obaseki of Edo State. (file photo) Edo State is proving to be the new bride of investors in the retail business, with the growing number of businesses opening in the state. The Edo State government...

Invest in education to reduce poverty, insecurity, Obi advises Nigerian govt

Obi (file photo) By Valentine Amanze Anambra State former Governor, Mr. Peter Obi, has advised the Nigerian government to invest in education to energise the war against poverty, insecurity and other societal ills in the Nigerian...

MDA collaboration, key to enforcing tobacco graphic health warning policy

By Gabriel Omamiyeren The December 8, 2021, sensitization, and enforcement exercise on the new graphic health warning policy on tobacco products, marked a new day in Nigeria’s tobacco control journey. The exercise, carried out by the...

Crisis in Ebonyi, Unknown gunmen, Ebubeagu outfit on rampage

Officials of Ebubeagu security outfit in Ebonyi State (file photo) Ebubeagu security men torture robbery suspect to death in Ebonyi By Enyinna Omoke, Abakalili Residents of Ebonyi State are still living in fears following beheading of an...

AFCON: CAF bars Cameroon’s Olembe Stadium over death of eight fans in stampede

Olembe Stadium. Photo: AFP No more tournament matches at Olembe stadium, says CAF president Confederation of African Football (CAF) President, Patrice Motsepe, has ordered the discontinuation of the ongoing African Cup Of Nations (AFCON) football matches...

How Ebonyi community, Okposi, elected town union’s new leadership

OODU elects new executive By Enyinna Omoke, Abakaliki The indigenes of Okposi Okwu Community of Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi State will ever remember Saturday January 22, 2022. At Oye Okwu, their ancestral home, they...