South East

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka [Photo Credit:]

Nigerian university honours professor after 37 years service

Former students of the don donated a generator to the school.

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano

Join APGA or lose your seats, Obiano warns Southeast governors

APGA insists on January 13 rerun election for Anambra Central Senatorial District.

Chimaroke Nnamani

Again, fugitive ex-governor absent at corruption trial

The former governor’s trial has been on for almost 10 years.


UPDATED: Anambra Central Controversy: INEC yet to receive court judgement – Official

The commission says it is ‘aware’ of the ruling.

Uche Ekwunife

Anambra Central Senatorial Seat: How PDP secured controversial court victory

INEC had fixed a January date for‎ election into the seat.

Rochas Okorocha

Imo proposes N190 billion budget for 2018

Proponents of an anti-Okorocha rally are also getting prepared.

Nigerian Senate Chambers

Court orders return of Obiora Okonkwo as Anambra Central Senator

INEC had fixed January 13 for a new election for the senatorial district.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi1

Christmas: Governor offers Enugu indigenes free transport from Lagos, Abuja, others

The free transport will last for five days.

Nigerian police check point to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Information Nigeria]

Christmas: Lawyers demand dismantling of checkpoints on South-east roads

“It is widely believed that these road-blocks are designed to extort motorists and dampen their travel experience.”

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Create department for ‘Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment’, Okorocha advises Air Force

The governor urges the air force to create a department for ‘happiness.’

former Chief Judge of Enugu State, Innocent Umezulike. [Photo credit: Guardian Nigeria]

Ex-Chief Judge accused of corruption loses appeal against forfeiture of N50 million

The appellate court ruled against the former judge.

Pensioners in Abia on Thursday staged a protest round the major streets of Umuahia, the state capital, calling on Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to pay their 18 years’ pension arrears. [Photo credit: Radio Nigeria Enugu]

Abia pensioners protest non-payment of 18 years’ pension arrears

The pensioners say they feel betrayed by the government.

Rochas Okorocha

Okorocha says new Ministry of Happiness & Purpose Fulfillment will ‘shock’ critics

The governor has been mocked for creating the ministry and naming his sister its head.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Group plans one week rally against Okorocha’s government

Nigerian musician, Charly Boy is expected to speak at the rally.

Wadata-plaza PDP Headquarters

South-east governors to meet on PDP chairmanship candidate – Umahi

The PDP will hold its convention on December 9 in Port Harcourt.

Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor

Okorocha clarifies ‘Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment’, explains appointment of sister

The governor has a habit of naming ministries in unusual nomenclature.

Hundreds of women in Amagu community, Abakaliki Local Government Area of Ebonyi State on Tuesday protested the arrest of their husbands and sons by the police.

Illegal mining: Ebonyi women protest arrest of husbands, sons

Police say the suspects were arrested for illegal mining.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi1

Enugu Governor approves 13th month salary for workers

Labour leaders commended the governor.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Imo Assembly Crisis: Three principal officers resign

Seventeen of the 27 members of the assembly boycotted the plenary session.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

TRENDING: Nigerians react to Rochas Okorocha’s Commissioner for Happiness and Couples’ Fulfilment

The Imo governor appointed his sister to the position.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Okorocha appoints own sister Imo Commissioner

The governor was recently criticised for spending state resources on statues of living African leaders.


Ugwuanyi has made Enugu safe haven for investment – Soludo

Mr. Soludo spoke as the Chairman of the Occasion at the 47th Convocation Lecture of the UNN.

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state

Anambra: Obiano’s aide attack’s Ojukwu’s son

The aide was reacting to Mr. Ojukwu’s earlier verbal attack on his boss.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Mechanic, teenage girlfriend arrested for allegedly killing eight-month-old son

The suspect is alleged to have impregnated lover while she was preparing for exams.

Nigeria Anambra State map

Cheating in WAEC exams declines in Anambra

Over five per cent of students cheated in the 2016 WAEC examination in the state.