South East

Electricity Meter

Enugu Electricity Company distributes 10,000 meters to customers

The meters were distributed to the customers in July.

Dotun Oladipo, GOCOP President. [Photo credit: The News (Nigeria)]

GOCOP demands immediate release of PREMIUM TIMES journalist

The professional group condemns the arrest and harassment of journalists in whatever form.

From left: National Security Adviser, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno; Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita; Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, during the Federal Executive Council Meeting at the Presidential in Villa in Abuja on Wednesday ( 15/8/18). 04386/15/8/2018/Sumaila Ibrahim/JAU/NAN

FEC approves additional N5.4bn for Enugu/Onitsha road

The latest approval raises the total cost of the project to N15.7 billion from N10.3 billion.

R-L: Chairman of Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE), Enugu State chapter, Engr. Ifeanyi Ofili; Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Enugu State, Engr. Greg Nnaji; NSE's Vice Chairman, Engr. Festus Ozoemene; Chairman of Performance Investigation Failure Analysis Committee (PIFAC) of the association, Engr. Dr. Victor Chiwuzie (middle), others, during the assessment tour of the ongoing erosion control work at the Milliken Hill road in Enugu, yesterday.

Enugu commences repair of potholes on urban roads

The commissioner added that the repairs will be carried out simultaneously at the different clusters/zones.

Enugu gets Lassa fever treatment centre

The government has trained Surveillance and Notification Officers in the 17 local government areas of the state.

Governor Umahi inspecting the parade mounted by various platoons of the 2018 NYSC batch B stream 1 during the closing ceremony of their orientation course.

Ebonyi Governor approves N400 million for NYSC

The governor lists the projects the funds will be used for.

President Muhammadu Buhari with Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi

2019: APC to give women free nomination forms in Ebonyi – Official

He noted that the initiative was to encourage more women politicians to get involved in elective political activities.


Man steals tricycle in Enugu, arrested in Abia – Police

The suspect allegedly drugged his victim before the theft.

Chairman of Progressives Governors Forum, Governor Rochas Okorocha speaking with reporters after a meeting of APC governors with President Muhammadu Buhari in the State House Presidential Villa

Imo govt declares 2-day public holiday for PVC registration, collection

The governor says Imo has the least number of registered voters and number of PVCs collected in the country.

Nsukka Council demolishes shops, seizes caskets

About 48 caskets belonging traders were seized, 10 shops demolished, Wednesday.

Nnamdi Kanu

Produce Nnamdi Kanu before talking about reconciliation, IPOB tells Nigerian govt

“The fate of our brother Nnamdi Kanu must be addressed.”

Permanent Voter Cards

435,449 PVCs yet to be collected in Imo

The commission says it the voter registration will end on August 17.

Enugu confirms one death from Lassa Fever

The official said the health providers tried to manage the patient but lost him.

St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu

Ozubulu Killings: Community holds memorial mass for 13 slain worshippers

The deceased persons were shot by some assailants, who invaded the church on August 6.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (right) with the Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka (left) and the bouquet bearer, Miss Chinazor Nwakwor, during the Thanksgiving Mass for the governor's recent electoral victory at the Supreme Court, held at the Adoration Arena, Emene, Enugu, yesterday.

Father Mbaka praises Enugu governor’s performance, supports his second term

The cleric says no vacancy in Enugu Government House.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Umahi replies Oshiomhole, says APC ‘rejected by Nigerians’

The APC held a rally in Ebonyi on Saturday.

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Nigerian university reinstates nine expelled students

The recall came amidst a legal action by the students.


Buhari approves new agency for South-east, minister says

Some PDP members defected to the APC at a rally.

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi

APC dares Gov. Umahi, insists on using Ebonyi stadium for rally

The governor had said the stadium would not be released for the rally.

Imo State Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere. [Photo credit: official Facebook page of Eze Madumere]

ANALYSIS : What next for ‘sacked’ Imo Deputy Governor Madumere

Mr Madumere was removed as part of the battle for the governorship seat of the state in 2019.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Why I won’t let APC use Abakaliki stadium for rally – Ebonyi Governor Umahi

The APC insists on using the stadium for the rally.

Orji Uzor-Kalu

2019: Buhari will win 73 % votes in South-East – Orji Kalu

The former governor says the president has done for the zone what Obasanjo and Jonathan could not do.

Imo State Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere. [Photo credit: official Facebook page of Eze Madumere]

Police allegedly withdraw security details of ‘sacked’ Imo deputy governor Madumere

Meanwhile, the police say they are unaware of the development.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Ebonyi govt, APC on war path over rally venue

The APC had earlier announced that it will hold a rally at the stadium on Saturday.

Permanent Voter Cards

INEC decries low rate of PVCs’ collection in Ebonyi

The commission says only 6,025 of the registered voters have so far collected their PVCs.