South East

Victor Umeh [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

2019: Umeh, Oduah, Ekwunife, others make INEC provisional list

INEC says the list of state governorship and state House of Assembly candidates will be published on November 2.

NYSC Corps members

2,032 Corps members sworn-in Anambra

The members were made up of 986 males and 1,046 females.

File Photo of an erosion in Anambra (Photo Credit: NAN)

Senator raises alarm over gully erosion in Abia

Lawmakers asked relevant federal agencies to intervene.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Imo APC Crisis: Judge withdraws after party accuses him of bias

Two persons are claiming the party’s governorship ticket.

Building gutted with fire used to illustrate the story..

How victims died in Abia pipeline fire – Hospital

The Abia speaker had earlier said poor patient management resulted in the death of the victims.

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

2019: Peter Obi meets Ebonyi governor, speaks on Igbo leaders criticism

The Ebonyi governor also pledged to support the PDP candidate.

Nnamdi Kanu

We have no hand in Nnamdi Kanu’s escape – SSS

Mr Kanu’s whereabouts was unknown, until he surfaced in Israel recently.

Ebonyi State Map

2019: Ebonyi APC aspirant dumps party, picks SDP governorship ticket

The aspirant gives reasons for his actions.


NNPC replies senator, declines responsibility for fatal Abia explosion

The explosion in Abia last Friday killed dozens of people.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

2019: Ebonyi governor Umahi pledges loyalty to Atiku/Obi campaign

The Ebonyi governor has in the past declared his fondness of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Jim Nwobodo

Disquiet in Enugu APC over ‘imposition of candidates’

The party chieftains have been accused of “playing god with the destinies of people”.

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.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi1

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.

South-East Governors [Photo:]

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.


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.”

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi1

2019: Enugu group endorses Governor Ugwuanyi for second term

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