South East

Uzodinma appoints SSG, AG, CPS, others

Mr Uzodinma was declared winner of the March 9 2019 governorship election in Imo State by the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

Ifeanyi Ubah

Court sacks Ifeanyi Ubah as senator

The court ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to withdraw the certificate of return issued to Mr Ubah.

Aisha Buhari

Enugu Governor, Ugwuanyi, praises Aisha Buhari’s ‘leadership qualities’

Dino Melaye also hails the Governor Ugwuanyi for his commitment to service.

Hope Uzodinma in, Emeka Ihedioha out in Imo

Uzodinma to probe contracts awarded by three predecessors

The newly inaugurated governor called for an investigation into contracts awarded by the state government from 2010 to date.

Emeka ihedioha

Ihedioha reacts to Supreme Court judgement removing him as Imo governor

The judgement is ‘unfair, unjust and does not reflect the voting’ says Mr Ihedioha.

INEC issues certificate of return to Hooe Uzodinma (Photo Credit: Channels Tv)

INEC issues certificate of return to Hope Uzodinma as Imo governor

Mr Uzodinma received the certificate in Abuja barely 24 hours after a Supreme Court judgement nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) as governor

Former Gov. Rochas Okorocha, Chief Hope Uzodinma, and Hope Uzodinma

ANALYSIS: Okorocha’s failed succession plan and Uzodinma’s victory in Imo politics

The Supreme Court, in its judgment on Tuesday, said results in 388 polling units were unlawfully excluded during the collation of the final governorship election result in the state.

Nigerian Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

Imo Governorship: APC, Lawan express satisfaction with Supreme Court ruling

A seven-member panel of the Supreme Court on Tuesday annulled the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Nigeria Anambra State map

Welder burnt to death, three injured in Anambra Tanker explosion

The explosion occurred when welding repairs were being carried out on the tanker.

Hope Uzodinma in, Emeka Ihedioha out in Imo

Why Supreme Court sacked Ihedioha, declared APC’s Uzodinma winner in Imo

The Supreme Court declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressive Congress (APC) as the winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state.

Nigerian Police officers on duty [Photo credit: Today.ng]

Man, concubine found dead in bedroom

Witnesses said the deceased had marks on their foreheads

Emeka Ihedioha, Governor of Imo State.

UPDATED: Imo Governorship: Supreme Court dismisses Nwosu’s appeal

In a unanimous ruling read by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, the apex court dismissed Mr Nwosu’s appeal.

Nigeria Police

Man beheads own mother

The suspect has been arrested by the police.

Anambra-Market Fire (Photo: Channels Tv)

One dead in Anambra spare parts market fire

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu (Photo credit: thewillnigeria.com)

Abia to profile herdsmen for easy identification

The government says the measure is aimed at preventing future conflicts with farmers in the state.

Abia State on map

Abia LG boss slumps, dies after meeting

Onyekachi Okoro was appointed Chairman of Arochukwu Local Government Area in December.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi.

Why minimum wage implementation may be delayed in Enugu – NLC

NLC says Enugu State does not have a wage template because the old N18,000 minimum wage was not well implemented by the government.

Rochas Okorocha

Panel says Okorocha diverted N6 billion from ISOPADEC

The report comes about seven months after the panel was set up to carry out the investigation.

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu

Supreme Court affirms Ikpeazu’s election as Abia governor

The candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Alex Otti, and his party challenged Mr Ikpeazu’s election.

Nigerian troopsused to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian Nigeria]

Army ends “Exercise Atilogwu Udo 1’’

“Exercise Atilogwu Udo 1’’ was extended from December 23 to January 7 because of the tremendous achievements recorded.

Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu (Photo credit: thewillnigeria.com)

Ikpeazu inaugurates committee on establishment of Abia University of Science and Technology

Mr Ikpeazu said the university would tackle unemployment, promote manufacturing of spare parts, and implementation of innovative developmental ideas in Abia.

Senator Mao Ohuabunwa

My regret about Kalu’s incarceration — Opponent

Mr Kalu, who represents Abia North in the Senate was convicted of N7.56 billion fraud on December 5 and sentenced to 12 years in prison.

Former Gov. Rochas Okorocha and Emeka Ihedioha

One killed in Imo as PDP, APC local govt officials clash

The chairpersons, whose elections were conducted by the administration of Rochas Okorocha, were sacked by Gov. Ihedioha after he was sworn in.

Enugu airport to be re-opened before Easter – Minister

December 2019 was earlier set as deadline for the completion of the repairs.

Ogbonnaya Onu

2023: APC targets three states in South-east

The party alleged that opposition PDP is taking glory for President Buhari and APC’s achievements in the region.