Tag: Enugu State

Enugu PDP House of Reps Candidate, Caught with 4,000 PVCs Receives INEC Certificate of Return

by Chukwu Obi What you see in Nigeria leaves you in shock.. The Peoples Democratic Party House of Representatives candidate, Chukwuemeka Ujam, who contested for the Nkanu East/West seat, and was reportedly caught with 4,000 PVCs in Enugu State has made his way as a lawmaker. (Photo captures him when he[Read More…]

Two PDP Lawmakers Tussle For Certificate Of Return In Enugu

by Chris Nomjov Two Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirants, Ikechukwu Ugwuegede and Patrick Asadu, staged a mild drama at the head office of INEC in Enugu on Friday.Both men availed themselves to collect the certificate of return for the Nsukka/Igboeze south federal constituency during the issuing of certificates of return[Read More…]

Early Bird! Enugu State Governor-Elect, Ugwuanyi Unveils Four-Point Agenda

The governor-elect of Enugu State, Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has unveiled a four-point agenda for his administration. Ugwuanyi revealed business master plan for the state, during his acceptance speech in Enugu on Tuesday. He listed the agenda to include employment generation, social services and good governance, rural development, security and social[Read More…]

Enugu Wife Sends Daughter To Bed Before Sending Husband To Untimely Death

By Chris Nomjov A housewife, in Isiuzo Local Government of Enugu State, has murdered her husband in cold blood, throwing the whole area into shock. The development was even more shocking as the motive behind the murder has remained unknown. The deceased, Elijah Agbo, who hails from Imirike Agu village[Read More…]

Confusion In Enugu As Corpse Of Jim Nwobodo’s Son Disappears

Vanguard is reporting that there was pandemonium yesterday at Amechi, Nkanu-West Local Government Area of Enugu State as the community could not come to terms with former governor of old Anambra State, Senator Jim Nwobodo over where his,son,Jim, Ifeanyi Nwobodo Jnr would be buried. It was a show of shame at Amechi[Read More…]

Youths Lash Out At Chime, Enugu Legislature Over N11bn Loan

by Agbo Ngwu Some youths coming under the banner of Better Enugu Youths Assembly, BEYA, have condemned in strong terms Enugu State House of Assembly’s approval of an N11bn loan requested by Governor Sullivan Chime, describing the state legislature’s role in approving the loan as “a confirmation of the fact that[Read More…]

2015: Enugu PDP Chairman Resigns

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Enugu State, Chief Vita Abba, on Saturday resigned from the office in order to seek a seat at the House of Representatives in the 2015 elections. In a communique issued by the state publicity secretary Dr Okey Eze, Abba received praise “for his meritorious[Read More…]

Ebonyi PDP Endorse Health Minister Prof Chukwu As Consensus Candidate

The Ebonyi state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party has endorsed the Minister of Health, Prof Onyebuchi Chukwu as its consensus governorship candidate for the 2015 elections. Chukwu was chosen at a s stakeholders meeting which was presided over by Governor Martins Elechi at the Government House in Abakaliki. The[Read More…]

APGA Promises To Dislodge PDP In Enugu State

The All Progressive Grand Alliance(APGA) has promised to dislodge the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  in the 2015 governorship elections. The state Chairman of APGA, Chief Okechukwu Nkoloagu told The Vanguard. “to say that PDP is the only ruling party in Enugu is their own opinion. But you must know that[Read More…]

Sullivan Chime Defends Consensus Guber Candidate Ugwuanyi

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo Enugu state Governor, Sullivan Chime of Enugu has defended consensus arrangement made within the Enugu PDP stating that consensus candidacy was democratic in politics if the people approved the arrangement. He said this during a chat with the media over the emergence of Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as the consensus[Read More…]