Tag: Enugu State

Governor of Enugu State Weeps Profusely A He Visits Community Attacked By Fulani Herdsmen

Governor of Enugu State Rt Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has declared two days fasting and prayers for God’s intervention into the continued invasion by Fulani Militant terrorist group also known as the Fulani herdsmen in the state. Ugwuanyi who visited Ukpabi, Nimbo, in Uzo-Uwani local government area of the state on[Read More…]

“40 Fulani Herdsmen Armed With Sophisticated Guns And Machetes” – Eyewitness Account Of Enugu Bloody Invasion

About 40 persons have so far been reportedly killed by some Fulani herdsmen at Nimbo in Uzo- Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State, sources told Vanguard at Nsukka Police Area Command, near the area yesterday. The incident took place barely 24 hours after stories filtered out that no fewer[Read More…]

Just In: Enugu Police Station Under Siege By Biafra Protesters; Demand Kanu’s Release

Early monday morning, protesters demanding the release of Nnamdi Kau have taken over the Enugu Police Station according to reports by residents. The CPS Enugu( Enugu Central Police Station) the entrance have been taken over and barricaded by thousands of Angry Protesters chanting Anti Buhari and Nigeria songs. NAH HOW[Read More…]

Enugu Police Command Say DSS Lied, No Boko Haram Member Was Arrested In The State

The Enugu state police command has faulted claims by the Department of State Security DSS that some Boko Haram members were arrested in Enugu state recently. DSS had released a statement on Sunday August 30th, stating that it had arrested some frontline Boko Haram members in Lagos, Plateau, Gombe, Kano[Read More…]

In Enugu, Police Arrest Two Masquerades For Stealing

The Police in Nsukka on Saturday arrested two men in masquerade costume in Ovoko Community, Nsukka LGA, Enugu State, for allegedly beating up a passenger on a commercial motorcycle and robbing him of N57,000. The incident happened on the Nsukka/Oballo-Afor highway. A police source said policemen moved to the scene[Read More…]

In Enugu, Husbands Whose Wives Put To Bed To Enjoy Three-Weeks ‘Paternity Leave’, 6 Months For Women

The Enugu State Government has amended its Civil Service rules to grant six months maternity leave to nursing mothers. Interestingly, husbands whose wives might put to bed were also given a ‘paternity leave’, but it would only be for just three weeks. Punch Newspaper is reporting that the paternity leave was[Read More…]

In Enugu, Assemblies Of God Church Pastors Turned Worship Service To A Serious Fighting March

Two pastors of the Assemblies of God Church Nigeria and their supporters turned yesterday’s worship service to a fighting bout as each group battled over who should control the 27 Mount Street Parish of the church in Enugu. THIS DAY gathered that the latest battle is a new dimension in[Read More…]

Enugu People Are Angry With Their New Governor For Spending First Week Thanking Predecessor

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, seven days into his administration has so far spent the week on thanksgiving and thank you visits to former Governor Sullivan Chime at his country home,Udi while his colleagues are announcing appointments. Lamenting the development,the All Progressives Congress, APC,Chairman,Enugu State Chapter, Mr. Ben Nwoye, said “that is expected[Read More…]

Enugu Assembly Serves Impeachment Notice On Governor Sullivan Chime

Crisis hits Enugu State House of Assembly as a group of 14 lawmakers, led by Speaker, Eugene Odoh, early this morning commenced the process of impeaching Governor Sullivan Chime over alleged gross misconduct. They also accused the governor of forging the N12 billion 2012 Supplementary Budget. The impeachment notice was signed[Read More…]

Crisis In Enugu APC As Chieftain Slaps Ex-Governorship Candidate Over Ministerial Slot In Buhari’s Govt

A major crisis has hit the All Progressives Congress in Enugu State after reports emerged on Friday that the party’s national vice chairman, South East, Emma Eneukwu, allegedly slapped the governorship candidate in the just concluded elections, Okey Ezea, following an argument over the state’s ministerial slot in Gen. Muhammadu[Read More…]