14-yr-old boy defiles 4-yr-old girl in Ebonyi…

Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki Parents of a four-year-old little girl in Ndioke Ishieke community, Ebonyi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Jennifer, who was defiled by the 14-year-old son of their neighbour, are now in anguish. The incident took place on October 27, 2018. Before the incident happened, it was not their practice to leave her…

Ebonyi: Umahi warns employers over rejection of corps members…

Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Monday, warned employers of labour over rejection of corps members posted to their organisations by the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state. Governor Umahi warned that, henceforth, any establishment which rejects members of the scheme posted to it on flimsy…

Umahi blasts Ngige over minimum wage, says N30,000 not enough…

CHAIRMAN South East Governors forum and Governor Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has condemned in totality the statement made by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige, over the minimum wage, saying N30,000 is not enough for a family of four. Governor Umahi, who asked the Minister how much he recharges his phone, advocated for a review…

2019: Do not participate in bloody politics, youth commissioner warn...

EBONYI State ministry of youths and sports development have called on youths to disassociate themselves from all kinds of immorality during the coming 2019 general election to ensure free, fair, credible and violence-free exercise. According to the commissioner for youths and sports Charles Emeka Akpuenika, who disclosed their preparedness to ensure that youths are not engaged…

2019: Police warns politicians against violence…

The Police on Tuesday warned that any politician in Ebonyi state caught engaging or instigating acts of  violence during the electoral period will be decisively dealt with. Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone C, Samuel Ogunjemi who gave the warning in Abakaliki, the  state capital, said that there will be nothing like federal might…

Gov Umahi seeks redistribution of allocation formula…

GOVERNOR David Nweze Umahi, of Ebonyi State, said that the State government may not coup to pay workers if they continue to receive 28% while the federal government receives 52% of the allocation. He then calls on the federal government and Nigeria labour congress for national dialogue, understanding and reasoning to better the country. Gov…

2019: Ohanaeze youths unhappy with Buhari over Enugu coal mines…

The National President of the Council, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzo, in a press briefing held in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State on Monday, emphasized that President Buhari, while seeking the votes of the zone in 2015, pledged to reactivate the once popular mine.  Visit the newspaper for these and other news

INEC registers 346,477 new voters in Ebonyi…

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) registers 346,477 new voters in Ebonyi in the 2017/2018 voter registration. The post INEC registers 346,477 new voters in Ebonyi appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news