Alhaji Abbas Egwu, Chairman of the state Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, made the pledge in Abakaliki when he led a delegation on an Eid el-Fitr homage to Gov. David Umahi.
A market survey conducted by NAN at various wholesale and retail shops in the zone shows that the price of the product has increased almost by double when compared to the price in 2020.
The LG Chair spoke in a statement he issued on Tuesday in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.
Umahi made the pledge on Tuesday at his hometown Uburu, Ohaozara Local Government Area of the state while briefing newsmen after a state Security Council meeting.
The Acting National Vice Chairman of South-East PDP, Chief Ali Odefa, gave the advice on Monday at a news conference held at the party’s zonal office in Enugu.
Umahi said this at the foundation laying ceremony of a housing project in his home town- Uburu on Monday.
Umahi levelled the allegation when he spoke with newsmen shortly after a security meeting at the Executive Council Chambers, Government House, Abakaliki, on Friday.
The sack is contained in a statement signed by Dr Kenneth Ugbala, Secretary to the State Government and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the three senators and six House of Representatives members from the state among other public officers, did not defect with the governor to the APC.
National Chairman, Uche Secondus said this in his remark at the 90th National Executive Committee meeting of the PDP held at its national headquarters, Wadata plaza, on Thursday in Abuja.
Umahi made the declaration on Tuesday in Abakaliki while briefing newsmen, noting that only martyrs make sacrifices for the peoples’ interest in difficult times.
Bambi made the disclosure on Monday at its permanent orientation camp, Afikpo, during the swearing-in ceremony of the corps members deployed under the 2020 Batch B—Stream one A.
Umahi gave the warning while inaugurating the eight-member judicial panel of inquiry into cases of police brutality, human rights violations and related cases of extra-judicial killings.
Umahi, who made the announcement at the old-Government House complex while addressing #EndSARS protesters, said that any form of road blocks would no longer be tolerated anywhere in the state.
The South East Chairman of MACBAN, Alhaji Gidado Siddiki, made the call on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu.
Dr. Ayokunle gave the charge at the Christian Ecumenical Centre, Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, on Thursday while inaugurating the recently reelected CAN executives in the State.
The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that Barcelona FC of Spain was humiliated 2-8 by Bayern Munich of Germany in a single-legged, UEFA Champions League quarter final cracker in Lisbon, Portugal on August 14.
Local Government Councils in the South East are yet to enjoy financial autonomy in spite of the directive by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, a survey by News Agency of Nigeria has revealed.
Umahi made the assertion on Monday at Ezillo, Ishiellu Local Government Area of Ebony during a solidarity rally in his honour.
The committee was led by its Chairman, Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi.