Sunday Ituma, the State Programme Coordinator, disclosed this on Saturday in Abakaliki while speaking on the recent distribution of farm inputs to farmers by the programme
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Umahi, at the 2017 Father’s Day celebration by the Christ Embassy in Abakaliki on Sunday, pointed out that hate speeches were capable of igniting war in the country
He said: “The new committee on IGR is led by the state Deputy Governor, Dr Kelechi Igwe.
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Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has warned former chairmen of Local Government Caretaker Committees in the state to return…
As part of its effort to revolutionize agriculture, farmers in Ebonyi State would soon be trained on the use of…
“Any local government staff (member), no matter his level in the service who disobeys this state government’s directive shall face stiff reprimand, including risking being sacked from work,” he said
Dr. Ifeanyi Ike, the Supervising Commissioner for Information, said the strike was politically motivated
This development is believed to be the fallout of the crisis in Ebonyi State following the decision of the governor to anoint a former minister from the state as his successor, come 2015
A total of 19 states participated in the festival, with Niger and Akwa Ibom State placed second and third respectively, while Benue, Bauchi and Anambra States were joint fourth place winners
It would be recalled that Ebonyi State stakeholders had recently, at a meeting in Abakaliki, called on Chukwu to join the governorship race to succeed outgoing Governor Martin Elechi.
He said this announcement was not an official declaration but an “acceptance of the call from the people of Ebonyi State”
Anyanwu also confirmed that another officer from the command sustained gunshot wounds in the incident, which took place at Ude Street in Hausa Quarters, Abakaliki
Nwangele confirmed to newsmen in Abakaliki that the six persons were among the 11 doctors and five nurses who were rushed to the virology laboratory in Irrua, Edo State for testing
An eyewitness, who preferred anonymity, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the victims – Jideofor, 6, and Chinecherem, 4 – had gone to fetch water from the pond
An eyewitness, who preferred anonymity, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the children were living in the same compound at 19, Ikechukwu Ogbaga Street, Abakaliki
The murder of the driver took place three days after the Christmas celebration
A breakdown of the figure shows that N41.3 billion (41 per cent) was appropriated for recurrent expenditure while capital expenditure would gulp N53.4 billion (54 per cent).
Elechi said that the sponsorship of such programmes was tantamount to the use of public funds to satisfy the wishes of a small section of the population
Chief John Nkwuda, the Chairman of the commission, who declared the results on Sunday, said the PDP won the chairmanship and counselorship seats in all the 13 local government areas of the state