South East

Nnamdi Kanu

IPOB: Abia Community demands whereabouts of Nnamdi Kanu’s father

The traditional ruler was declared missing after the 2017 “Operation Python Dance II” in the state.

Five killed in Ebonyi/Benue land dispute

Residents claim their two villages in Mgbo were attacked on Tuesday by their neighbours from Benue State

Bianca Ojukwu. [PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post]

2019: APGA hijacked by mercenaries – Bianca Ojukwu

The politician speaks on her defeat in the party’s senatorial primary

Theodore Orji

Senator blames Abia pipeline explosion on NNPC, police negligence

Mr Orji says the number of deaths has reached 150.

Accident Scene

Two die, 16 injured in Anambra road crash

The accident occurred at the Okija junction on the Onitsha-Owerri expressway.

Abia govt to probe pipeline explosion

The incident occurred on Friday in two communities in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government Area of the state.

Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi

2019: Why I criticised Peter Obi’s nomination as Atiku’s running mate – Gov. Umahi

The governor laments the process leading to the selection.

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Labour minister, TUC President praise Enugu governor’s commitment to workers’ welfare

The two officials spoke in Enugu State.

Director, Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu

2019: Don’t enter Atiku’s ‘one chance bus’, VON DG tells Igbos

He says the PDP flag bearer cannot deliver on his promise to restructure Nigeria.

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Peter Obi: South East governors, leaders meeting deadlocked

The leaders said they learnt about Mr Obi’s nomination as a running mate on social media

A former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi [Photo: Concise News]

Anambra PDP hails Obi’s choice as Atiku’s running mate

The party describes Obi’s choice as a honour to one of its founding fathers and former vice president, Alex Ekwueme.

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UPDATED: Why NNPC pipeline exploded in Abia killing 16 people – Official

The NNPC also speaks on the need for residents of such communities to be careful.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (middle) acknowledging cheers from jubilant non-igbos resident in the state, under the auspices of United Inter-Community Forum, when they paid the governor a solidarity visit at the Government House Enugu and endorsed him for a second term in office, yesterday.

Non-Igbos in Enugu endorse Ugwuanyi for second term

They added that Mr Ugwuanyi has maintained a “high degree of disciplined leadership integrity.”

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2019: Enugu group endorses Governor Ugwuanyi for second term

The group lauds the governor for improving the internally generated revenue portfolio of the state.

Nigerian Police Marching. [Photo credit: Pulse.ng]

Police trains 25 cultists in Enugu on attitude change

The programme is part of efforts in countering narratives of cultism and other social vices among youth.

Bianca Ojukwu. [PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post]

2019: MASSOB, APGA fight over Bianca Ojukwu

The group claims Bianca Ojukwu, wife of the late warlord, was unjustly denied Anambra South Senatorial ticket.

Ebonyi State Map

APC Primaries: Aspirants protest State, National Assembly primaries in Ebonyi South

The aspirants at a press briefing on Saturday in Abakaliki, accused the state chapter of the APC of colluding with electoral officials.

Nigerian Police on patrol

NUJ official dies during robbery attack in Ebonyi

The NUJ declares a one week of mourning.

Ayogu Eze

Ayogu Eze clinches APC Enugu governorship ticket

VON DG, Osita Okechukwu, loses senatorial ticket to Buhari’s aide, Juliet Ibekaku.

Nigerian police force

Ebonyi APC Clash: Death toll now three – Police

The official also debunks reports that a police officer was injured in the clashes.

Ebonyi State Map

One killed, many injured as rival Ebonyi APC factions clash

The police confirmed that an officer at the event was also wounded

Victor Umeh [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

Umeh emerges APGA candidate for Anambra Central

Mr Umeh polled 207 votes from available 209 delegate votes cast in the affirmative election.

Chimaroke Nnamani (Photo Credit: DailyPost)

Chimaroke Nnamani emerges PDP Enugu East senatorial candidate

The former governor was declared winner of the primary.

PDP Primaries: Enugu East senatorial election declared inconclusive

The election is expected to be cconcluded Wednesday.

Ekweremadu

Ekweremadu, Orji, Egwu others emerge PDP senatorial candidates

Mr Ekweremadu polled 690 votes to beat his closest rival, Isaac Okah.