Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has been sworn in as the sixth democratically elected Governor of Imo State. At the inauguration, which held at the Dan Anyiam Stadium Owerri, Chief Ihedioha promised to run an all-inclusive administration that would be anchored on rule of …Read More »
Monthly Archives: May 2019
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has been sworn in for the second term in office. The State Chief Judge, Justice Alloy Nwankwo, administered oath of office and that of allegiance to the Governor and his Deputy, Dr. Kelechi Igwe, at Pa Ngele Oruta Township Stadium Abakaliki. Taking the oath, …Read More »
The Anambra State Government says it is committed to developing policies and programmes that will enable children to thrive in a safe and secure environment. This is to help them realize their creative and productive capacities. The Chairman of Onitsha North LGA, Mr Patrick Agha Mba stated this during the …Read More »
EBONYI GOVERNMENT PLANS TO RETURN 150,000 OUT OF SCHOOL CHILDREN TO CLASSROOM; SUGGESTS TUNNEL MINING TO ADDRESS ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION.
Ebonyi State Government says efforts are on to ensure that there is no out of school children in the state in the next six months. Governor David Umahi stated this at a media chat organised as part of activities lined up for his inauguration for second term in office. Governor …Read More »
Abia State House of Assembly has passed three bills aimed at ensuring security and economic development. The bills are the Abia State Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Commission Law, the Close Circuit Television, (CCTV) Law and the Abia State Examination Development Commission Law. In an interview with journalists after passing …Read More »
Some children in Ebonyi State have called on the State Government to do more in equipping primary and secondary schools with modern teaching aids and other basic facilities to create conducive learning environment in the area. They made the call at the 2019 Children’s Day Celebration in Abakaliki. Children from …Read More »
The Archbishop Enugu Ecclesiastical Province of the Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion, the Most Reverend Emmanuel Chukwuma, has expressed gratitude to God for the peace, unity and good governance being enjoyed in Enugu State under the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi. Archbishop Chukwma made this known at the Government House, …Read More »
DEEPEN YOUR PERSPECTIVE IN INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING: EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF PREMIUM TIMES TASK MEDIA PRACTITIONERS IN SOUTHEAST AND SOUTH SOUTH.
Media practitioners in the south-east and south-south regions have been encouraged to increase their knowledge of data gathering and investigative skills in order to improve the practice of journalism in the area. The Editor-in-Chief of Premium Times Online Newspaper, Mr. Mojeed Musikilu, stated this at a six-day special training on …Read More »
Two persons have been confirmed dead and four others critically injured when a three story building under construction in Onitsha Anambra State collapsed. The victims who were workers on the building were trapped under the rubbles for hours before being rescued. Among the dead persons were the Chief Engineer. Eyewitnesses …Read More »
The Nigeria Customs Service Federal Operations Unit “Zone C” Owerri has impounded goods with the duty paid value of about two hundred million within the last month. The Comptroller in charge of the Zone, Mr. Kayode Olusemire made this known while displaying goods seized along Owerri-Port Harcourt road and Benin-Onitsha …Read More »