• South East Governors And Burden Of Integration

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    NNAMDI MBAWIKE reflects on the issues arising from the recent meeting of South east governors in Enugu Until Sunday, February 26, 2017, the South East Governors East Governor’s Forum appeared to be in a moribund position following the inability of the incumbent governors of the region to elect a chairman after the expiration of the…

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  • South East Governors Agree On Security, Economic Integration

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    Governors of the South East geo-political zone yesterday met in Enugu and agreed to pursue vigorously security and economic integration with a view to tackling the various security challenges facing the region as well as improving economic cooperation among the states. Addressing journalists at the end of the meeting, Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi,…

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  • Constitutional Crisis: Two Govs Take Charge In Abia

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    There is a looming constitutional crisis in Abia State as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday issued Uche Ogah a certificate of return as governor-elect of the state even as Governor Okezie Ikpeazu moved quickly to obtain a restraining court order, stopping Ogah from being sworn in as governor. So right now, there are…

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  • ATTACKS : Enugu Cleric Says Incessant Attacks By Armed Herdsmen Can Spell Doom For Nigeria

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    The general overseer of Christian Victory Prayer Ministry (CVPM),  Enugu, Pastor Dan Obinegbo, has warned that incessant attacks on innocent citizens by armed herdsmen were capable spelling doom for the entire nation if the federal government failed ton act  fast. Obinegbo, who was reacting to the attack on Nimbo Community in Uzo Uwani local government…

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  • Gov. Ugwuanyi Reconstitutes IMT Governing Council

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    Governor of Enugu State, Hon  Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi yesterday reconstituted the Governing Council of the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu, with the Federal Commissioner, representing Enugu State in the National Population Commission (NPC), Dr. Festus Uzor as chairman. A statement signed by the Secretary to the Enugu State Government, Elder Gabriel Ajah also mentioned…

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  • Killer Herdsmen: A Mystery Yet To Unveil

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    As governors ponder over the Nimbo attack The recent killings in different communities across the country by bloodthirsty persons suspected to be Fulani herdsmen has remained a mystery security forces are yet to unravel. Nnamdi Mbawike and Donatus Nadi reports that, while the atmosphere in Enugu State is still tense over the recent attack on…

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  • PMB Orders Crackdown On Killer Herdsmen

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security chiefs to hunt down those who perpetrated the bloody attack on Ukpabu Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani area of Enugu State on Monday. The president gave the marching order in his address delivered by the minister of information and culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at the public presentation of a book…

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  • Enugu Assembly: PPP Bill Scales Second Reading

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    The Enugu State Public-Private-Partnership bill yesterday scaled second reading at the state house of assembly. When passed into law, the bill would provide for Public Private Partnerships in Enugu State; establish the Office of Public Private Partnerships; enhance infrastructure and service development, among others. The bill received a heated debate yesterday as members tried to…

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