Tag: Sullivan Chime

My People Were Neglected For 8 Years By Sullivan Chime’s Administration— Ekweremadu Laments

The Deputy President of the Senate, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, said former Gov. Sullivan Chime’s administration in Enugu state, neglected the people of Aninri Local Government Area for eight years. Speaking on Saturday in Aninri during the flag-off of nine rural projects funded by the state government, Ekweremadu said that the[Read More…]

Enugu Governor Sullivan Chime Bullied Out Of Senate Race

There were indications on Friday that Enugu State Governor, Sullivan Chime, has dropped his bid to go to the Senate in 2015. Chime, whose tenure expires in 2015, had been locked in a contest with Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, over the seat of the Enugu West Senatorial Zone.[Read More…]

2015: Enugu Youths Cautions Aspirants To Distance Self From Chime

As the nation inches towards the 2015 general elections, Better Enugu Youths Assembly, BEYA, has counseled politicians serious about winning any elective position in the State to steer clear the endorsement of Enugu State Governor, Barr. Sullivan Iheanacho Chime as a plague is avoided. This is as the Assembly promised[Read More…]

2015: Enugu Shuts Down Today For Jonathan Rally

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo A support group for President Goodluck Jonathan, the Enugu State Movement for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan (EMJ) is hosting a mega-rally, today, create to awareness on the president’s election in 2015. Chairman of the support group, Charles Egungbe, said in an interview, yesterday, that EMJ was[Read More…]

Traditional Rulers Urge Chime To Contest Senatorial Seat Held By Ekweremadu

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo   Elders and traditional title holders in Awgu Local Government Local Government Area of Enugu State have asked Governor Sullivan Chime, to contest the Enugu West Senatorial seat presently occupied by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu The elders and traditional rulers made this request while on[Read More…]

Enugu Govt Gets Clergyman As New Deputy Governor

The Enugu State House of Assembly has confirmed a clergy cum politician, Ralph Nwoye, as the new deputy governor of the state. Premium Times reports that Mr. Nwoye, whose name was forwarded to the Assembly on Wednesday, replaces Sunday Onyebuchi who was impeached on Tuesday over allegations that he raised chickens[Read More…]

Chime Also Runs A Poultry Farm In Govt House – Deputy Governor, Onyebuchi

You will recall the Enugu Professionals Forum (EPF) had through a statement by its Secretary-General, Nebechi Ugo accused the deputy governor of  Enugu state of running a commercial poultry farm at the government house. This act according to the group goes against the public health policy of Enugu state. The Deputy Governor of Enugu State, Sunday[Read More…]

Enugu Assembly Begins Impeachment Process, Serves Deputy Governor Notice

The Enugu State House of Assembly has formally commenced impeachment proceedings against the Deputy Governor, Sunday Onyebuchi , as it directed the Clerk, Christopher Chukwurah to serve (Onyebuchi) with the notice. In a sitting that lasted less than an hour Tuesday, the Assembly presided over by Speaker, Eugene Odoh, accepted[Read More…]

Enugu Group Endorse Sullivan Chime For Ekweremadu’s Senate Seat

By Christopher Isiguzo The political atmosphere ahead of the 2015 general elections heightened in Enugu state Tuesday as a pressure group, Enugu Salvation Group (ESG) endorsed Governor Sullivan Chime for the Enugu West senatorial seat in the National Assembly. This is coming barely a week after kinsmen of the governor[Read More…]

APC Promises To Stop Governor Sullivan Chime In Enugu By 2015

By Christopher Isiguzo The South-East chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday dismissed the claims by Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu state that the opposition party would have no place in the state in the 2015 general election as it remained a party of no substance, insisting that the[Read More…]