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2023 Presidency: Igbos Better In Nigeria Than Biafra – Umahi

By Oswald Agwu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has allayed the fears in some quarters that a president of Igbo extraction would ochestrate the splitting of Nigeria to actualize the long agitated Independent State of Biafra by some group

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2023: Ebonyi APC Boss Urges Support For Umahi’s Presidency Bid

By Oswald Agwu Barely 24 hours after Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State officially intimated President Buhari of his intention to succeed him in office come 2023, the Ebonyi State chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Stanley Okoro Emegha, has

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Umahi Defies Opposition, Launches Ebubeagu Security Outfit

By Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi on Wednesday officially launched the Ebonyi State Command of SouthEast Civillian Security Outfit codenamed Ebubeagu, with a charge to operate under the supervision of the Police and other security agencies. Performing

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Electoral Act Amendment: Umahi Faults Direct Primaries, Backs Buhari’s Stance

By Oswald Agwu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has thrown his weight behind President Muhamadu Buhari’s refusal to sign the electoral act amendment bill, which recommends direct primaries for political parties. Umahi made his position known while addressing the

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2023: Ebonyi Elders Endorse Umahi For Presidency; To Begin National Consultation

By Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki To facilitate its position on who becomes Nigeria’s President in 2023, a group known as Ebonyi State Council of Elders, has said it would commence consultations with States and stakeholders across Nigeria, to garner support for

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Umahi Presents N145bn Proposal To State Assembly, Gives Priority To Capital Expenditure

By Oswald Agwu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, has presented a budget proposal of One hundred and forty-five billion, four hundred and ten million, five hundred and ninety seven thousand, seven hundred and twenty-three Naira, forty nine kobo (N145,410,597,723.49)

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Umahi Gifts Cash-trapped Mother N500,000, Automatic Employment

By Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki It was like a prayer answered to Mr and Mrs Sunday Igboke from Oriuzor in Ezza North Local government area of Ebonyi State as they on Monday, received the sum of Five hundred Thousand Naira from

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Ebonyi Reviews 2021 Budget Downwards, Mandates Exco To Supervise Utilities

By Oswald Agwu Less than two months to the end of 2021 fiscal year, the Ebonyi State Executive Council on Friday, approved the downwards review of the 2021 budget. The development was part of outcome of the State Executive Council

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PDP Flays Gov Umahi Over Threat To Seal Its Office

By Arizona James The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ebonyi State has flayed Governor David Umahi over threats to seal its temporary office in the State. Both the PDP and the All Progressive Congress, APC, had scheduled their State Congresses

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Mass Transit Operations Resume In Ebonyi After 4 Days Face-off

By Oswald Agwu Mass Transit operators in Ebonyi State may resune their operations in Ebonyi State from this Saturday. This is following an agreement reached by the national leadership of the Association in a meeting with Governor David Umahi on

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