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Groups Inaugurate Water Project In Enugu Community

August 26, 2023

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WaterAid Nigeria and South Saharan Social Development Organisation (SSDO) on Saturday inaugurated 20,000-litre capacity motorized borehole in Ukwuinyi community of Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area (LGA) of Enugu State. 

The new generator-powered water facility is part of intervention under the second-phase of the Strengthening Water and Sanitation Delivery in Nigeria Project, which is funded by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Charity (LDSC).

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ENUGU: ATRTU Passes Vote-of-confidence On Ozeh, Ikah Leadership

August 30, 2023

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Members of Association of Tricycle Riders Transport Union (ATRTU) Enugu State have given a vote-of-confidence on its current Chairman, Mr Sunday Ozeh, for his exemplary and people-focused leadership.

The ATRTU union members also gave a vote-of-confidence on its current Board Chairman, Mr Benjamin Ikah, for his exemplary fatherly guidance and peaceful disposition.

The union members expressed their allegiance to Gov. Peter Mbah administration and his resolve to build a digit...

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Enugu Attorney General Hosts CAPIO, Promises Stronger Ties With Stakeholders In Justice Sector

September 01, 2023

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The Enugu State Attorney General, (AG) Dr. Kingsley Udeh, on Tuesday met with a delegation from the Carmelite Prisoners’ Interest Organisation (CAPIO),

He received the delegation comprising Executive Director, Deputy Director and other key officers of the organization at his office, Ministry of Justice, Enugu. 

Dr. Udeh during a speech lauded efforts of the Organisation towards improving the general wellbeing of inmates in Nigeria.

He commended...

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Why Allow the Use of Tinted Windows in Vehicles?

September 01, 2023

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In times like these, it's perplexing to observe that the authorities continue to tolerate the use of tinted windows by individuals in their cars. Given the existing insecurity concerns, shouldn't there be a strong justification for mandating the removal of tinted windows from all vehicles? It's hard not to notice that a significant majority of vehicles in Anambra now sport tinted windows. Were I in Gov. Soludo's position, I would convene a meeting with law enforcement official...

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Subsidy Removal: Enugu NUJ Begs Mbah To Carry It Along In Sharing of Palliatives

September 01, 2023

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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Enugu State Council, has urged Governor Peter Mbah, to carry its members along in the distribution of palliatives received from the federal government. 

The appeal is contained in a communique issued at the end of its monthly congress held on Thursday, and presided over by its Chairman, Comrade Sam Udekwe. 

Recall that the Federal Government on August, 17 announced a N5billion palliative to each state and the Federal Capital...

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YOUTH O'CLOCK: Hon. Okereke Launches Second Phase of CSO Youth Empowerment Programme.

September 01, 2023

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The Honourable Member, representing Awgu/Aninri/ Oji Federal Constituency, Hon. Chijioke Okereke, has launched the second phase of the CSO Youth Empowerment Scheme Programme for his constituents.

In a facebook, Hon. Okereke disclosed that the initiative will equip youths with comprehensive set of skills essential for success in both their professional and personal lives. 

These skills include foundational skills, 21st-century skills, digital skills, STEM knowledge and...

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At Least 4 Die In Building Collapse in Enugu

September 02, 2023

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At least four people were killed when a building collapsed at Agric Quarters in the Mgbemena area of Coal Camp, Enugu South Local Government Area.

The Chairman, Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA) Uche Anya, who visited the scene of the incident confirmed that four members of a family died as a result of collapse. 

Anya said that the bungalow building collapsed on Friday at 8pm. 

He said the structure was approved for animal husbandry...

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Mbah Pledges Support For Naval Base In Enugu

September 02, 2023

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The Enugu State government has pledged to support the Nigerian Navy in its efforts to establish a naval operational base, hospital and welfare school in the state. 

The commitment was made by the state governor, Dr. Peter Mbah, when he received members of the Naval Committee on the Establishment of Naval Base at Ogurugu Inland Water led by Rear Admiral Chijioke Onyemaobi at the Enugu Government House, weekend, saying his administration was poised to partner with the federal gov...

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What Igbo Day Is Not.... Perspective of A Statesman

September 21, 2023

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Anya-Ndi-Igbo, a non-partisan, socio-political and economic development-oriented organization, has said Igbo nation uses its Day, which is observed on the 29th of September every year, to reflect the essence of its existence and deplore sad state of things in Igbo land. 

In a chart with our correspondent in Enugu on how the event had been celebrated in the past, the President of Anya-Ndi-Igbo, Engr. Chris Okoye, said the occasion is usually leaden with emotions, reflection, wit...

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Obi Donates N50 Million To Catholic Institution

September 21, 2023

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Mr. Peter Obi, the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, has made an additional contribution of N50 million to the College of Nursing Sciences at Bishop Shanahan Specialist Hospital in Nsukka, Enugu State. The support aims to support the training of healthcare professionals and the provision of quality healthcare services to the community. It complements Mr. Peter Obi's previous contribution of N100 million to the institution.

In 2021, Mr. Peter Obi made a notewort...

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3 - April 17, 2024

Alleged ‘RUGA’: Enugu farmer petitions police over false alarm on agric PPP with govt


....says land for crop production, not ranching

An Enugu-born commercial farmer, Alh. Ahmad Ibrahim has petitioned the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 13, over alleged crimina...

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10 - May 23, 2024

At National Council on Sports, Tinubu lauds Mbah over safe environment, support for sports


… _as Governor recommits to state-of-the-art sporting facilities for talent discovery_

Nigeria President, Bola Tinubu, has lauded the governor of Enugu State, Dr. Peter Mbah, for p...

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3 - February 04, 2024

NEW TELEGRAPH AWARD ON SECURITY: P3G Congratulates Gov. Mbah


Enugu—The Peace and Good Governance Group (P3G) has congratulated His Excellency Barr Peter Ndubuisi Mbah on his recent meritorious Award as Nigeria Governor of the Year on Security by the Ne...

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3 - March 20, 2024

World Bank Commends Enugu Governor's Strides On Water, Agric Dev’t


The World Bank has commended Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State over his numerous developmental strides in the areas of water and agriculture, particularly livestock farming, stressing that the gov...

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4 - February 22, 2024

Full Text: COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF AN EMERGENCY MEETING OF THE S’EAST LEADERS, STAKEHOLDERS


COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF AN EMERGENCY MEETING OF THE SOUTH EAST LEADERS AND STAKEHOLDERS HELD IN THE OLD GOVERNMENT LODGE, ENUGU ON FEBRUARY, 22, 2024. 

A meeting of the South...

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3 - March 08, 2024

Enugu gov’t launches campaign on climate change


Worried by the greenhouse gas emissions and its effect on human beings and the environment, the Enugu State Government has launched an aggressive campaign targeted at regulating and curtailing the...

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13 - March 01, 2024

A Chronicle of Governor Peter Mbah's Development Stride


Shortly after assumption of office on Monday, May 29, 2023, Governor Peter Ndubuisi Mbah left no one in doubt about his inclusive development outline which has as its motivation, the philosophy of...

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3 - December 29, 2023

Civil-Military relations: GOC plays football with youths in Anambra community


 

Maj.-Gen. Hassan Dada, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, has played football with youths in Azia community within Ihiala Local Government Area...

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11 - December 14, 2023

Real Reasons For Insecurity In S'East—Stakeholders



Some stakeholders in South-East have attributed the increasing insecurity across the zone to irresponsive leadership and high rates of youth unemployment.

Some of them who spoke d...

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3 - December 09, 2023

Minister Seeks Collaboration With IHRO-Africa to enhance socio-economic, education development



The Minister of Innovation, Science and Technology, Chief Uchenna Nnaji, says his ministry’s collaboration with International Human Rights Observatory Africa (IHRO-Africa) will enhanc...