Umahi’s approval was contained in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government and Coordinating Commissioner, Kenneth Ugbala, on Tuesday in Abakaliki.
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In Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, people were seen relaxing on tarred streets and roads because there was totally no vehicular movement.
These were some of the sights in Abakaliki, capital of Ebonyi State on Monday following the sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
The Governor also sacked all Liaison Officers and other political aides.
Umahi gave the charge on Friday in Abakaiki while receiving the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of the South East zone, Joseph Egbunike, in his office.
That was what he did when he was special guest at the State House Press Briefing in Abuja last week. There were many issues of concern in his part of the country, and the governor did not shy away from any.
DSP Loveth Odeh, Command’s Public Relation Officer told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Abakaliki that the pictures were not in connection with a suicide bomber.
The incident happened in Afikpo town, Afikpo local government area of Ebonyi state.
The bill is sponsored by Senator Obinna Ogba (PDP, Ebonyi Central).
The State Commandant of the corps, Lucy Samu, said this on Saturday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, while speaking on its efforts to curb crime in the state.
Umahi said this in Abakaliki during the conclusion of the eight days prayer and fasting session organised by the Christian Association of Nigeria, Ebonyi State Chapter over the security situation in the state.
Stanley Okoro-Emegha, the Commissioner for Internal Security, Boarder, Peace and Conflict Resolution, said in Abakaliki on Friday that the suspects were arrested in different locations in the state.
Umahi, who is also the Chairman of the South East Governors’ Forum, said this at the Day 4 of the ongoing one week fasting and prayer on insecurity in the state at the International Conference Centre in Abakaliki on Wednesday.
Umahi made the declaration on Monday in Abakaliki during the one-week prayer and fasting session orgainsed by the government for God’s intervention in the security situation in the state, south east and the country.
The state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Joseph Chukwu, told newsmen in Abakiliki that the exercise was in line with a directive from the commission’s headquarters.
Umahi made the declaration on Friday in Abakaliki at the presentation of 40 Toyota Sienna vehicles and 20 Hilux vans to security agencies for enhanced operations in the state.
The Benue State Government on Friday disputed the claim by the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, that the Agila people…
Umahi bared his mind on Friday while commissioning the second batch of vehicles purchased for distribution to relevant groups and persons in the State
The Governor gave the directive on Wednesday after the weekly State Security Council meeting.
Two security guards were also injured during the attack that was said to have occurred around 1am.