Tag archive for ‘Ebonyi State’
By admin On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Bullion Van Robbers Who Killed Four Policemen In Ebonyi State, Arrested In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A crack team of Police detectives have arrested seven armed robbers, including a serving and a dismissed Soldier for alleged involvement in the robbery of a bullion van in Abakaliki, More...

By admin On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Ebonyi: Old Peoples Home in Abakaliki Laments Poor Medical Attention

David Unahi LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Society of St. Vincent De Paul Old Peoples and Destitute Home in Abakaliki has lamented the death of its inmates due to lack of medical care. Its caregiver, Mr John More...

By admin On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Botched Jailbreak: Umahi Declares State of Emergency on Abakaliki Prisons

Ebonyi State Governor, Engr David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has declared a state of emergency on Abakaliki Prisons. He made the declaration on Thursday evening More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Ebonyi: Umahi Condemns Stripping, Brutalisation of 15- Yr-Old Girl, Orders Arrest of Culprits

15-year-old girl, Miss Uzoamaka Chukwu LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Governor, Engr David Umahi has condemned the stripping and battering of a 15-year-old girl, Miss Uzoamaka Chukwu, by some More...

By admin On Friday, December 25th, 2015

Ebonyi N101.1bn Budget is to Assist Street Hawkers, Widows, Boost Agric-Umahi

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State signing into law, the 2016 Appropriation Bill . With him are Deputy Governor Kelechi Igwe (2nd right); Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Augustine Nwankwagu (2nd More...

By admin On Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Ebonyi: Appeal Court Upholds Umahi Governorship Victory

Unahi victory wave LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Appeal Court sitting in Enugu yesterday dismissed the appeal by the 2O15 governorship candidate of the Labor Party in Ebonyi State, Mr. Edward Nkwegu, for More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Group Allegedly Demand N10m from Ebonyi Govt for Favourable Rating

Umahi LAGOS NOVEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Ebonyi State,Engr.David Umahi, has described a report entitled,”Wada,Umahi,others worst performing governors” in the country as an orchestrated falsehood More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Ebonyi: Umahi Denies Present of Boko Haram inmates Abakaliki Prison

Engr. David Umahi LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi has denied media report of the present of Boko Haram prisoners in Ebonyi State prisons. Denying the report in a More...

By admin On Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Ebonyi: Umahi to Sign Kidnappers Death Warrant, Demolishes Building Use as Accessories

Dave Umahi LAGOS OCTOBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief David Umahi Governor of Ebonyi State has said that he will readily sign the death warrant of any kidnapper convicted in the state. The governor said this this More...

By admin On Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Lateness: Umahi Pardons Errant Commissioners, Others, Dismisses Report of Deputy Gov’s Lock Out

Dave Umahi LAGOS OCTOBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Governor has revised his directive on the suspension of October salaries and September running costs of some members of his cabinet, loca government caretaker More...

By admin On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Blood Money: How Kkidnappers Besiege Nigeria for 4 Years, Rake in N2bn

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The situation is horrify¬ing, even as some of the cases are frightening. From the Niger Delta region where the monster seems to have emerged and the South East where it is now More...

By admin On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Boko Haram: Ebonyi Gov, Umahi Pledges to Supply IDP, Troops Abakaliki Rice

David Umahi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ebonyi State Government has promised to provide some quantities of Ebonyi Rice popularly known as Abakaliki Rice to internally displaced persons and soldiers fighting More...

By admin On Saturday, September 12th, 2015

Ebonyi: Umahi Reiterates Readiness to Raise Workers Salaries, Orders Revival of Sports

Engr David Umahi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Governor, Engr. David Umahi, has reiterated his determination to increase the salaries of workers in the state.http://urhobotoday.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?post_id=18729&action=grunion_form_builder&TB_iframe=true&width=768&id=add_form Addressing More...

By admin On Thursday, September 10th, 2015

Ebonyi: Umahi Charges LG Chairmen on Development of Agriculture

David Umahi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, has charged the newly appointed Caretaker Committee Chairmen of the 13 Local Government Areas in the state to go and More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Ebonyi Govt Denies Report of Eviction of Terry-G, Denrele, Grace Amah from Hotel Rooms

Terry-G LAGOS AUGUST (1ST URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Government has denied reports that guest artistes that performed at the Homecoming of Ebonyi Stars on August 28 were locked out from their hotel rooms. Commissioner More...

By admin On Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Ebonyi: Dave Umahi Laments Death of 20 People in Auto-Crash

David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ebonyi StateGovernor, Engr. Dave Umahi, on Saturday lamented the death of about 20 people in an accident on the Ezillo section of the Abakaliki-Enugu Highway on Friday More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Ebonyi Govt Opens Bid for Construction of Three Flyover Bridges in Abakaliki

David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Ministry of Works has opened bid for the construction of three flyovers in three strategic areas to ease up traffic and reduce carnages in Abakaliki state More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Umahi Maps Out Ten Strategies for the Rescue of Education Sector in Ebonyi State

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Executive Council on Thursday mapped out ten strategies on which to rescue the fallen standard of education in the state.The government More...

By admin On Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Ebonyi State Govt. to Spend over N1bn on Abakaliki Street Light

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi State Government is to spend over one billion naira (N1bn) in the provision of street light at the state capital, Abakaliki. Disclosing More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Ebonyi Govt. to Protect Farmers’ Land against Illegal Encroachment

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ebonyi state government says it will survey and register all farmlands in the state to stop the practice of government taking lands of farmers More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015
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Ebonyi State First Lady, Rachel Umahi Flags-Off Her Pet Project

L-R: Deputy Governor of Ebonyi State, Kelechi Igwe, wife of the Deputy Governor, Mrs. Nnenna Igwe, Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi and wife of the Governor and initiator of Family Succour and Upliftment More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Ebonyi Governor, Umahi to Pay Two Months Salaries, Retain All Workers

L-R: Senior Special Adviser on Welfare and Religious Affairs to the Ebonyi State Governor,Rev.Fr. Abraham Nwali; Wife of the governor, Rachael and Governor Dave Umahi at the 21st anniversary of the ordination More...

By admin On Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Fresh Fuel Crisis Looms as Finance Commissioners Seek Removal of Petrol Subsidy

LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two years after a nationwide protest forced the federal government to reverse its decision to remove subsidy on petrol, finance commissioners from Nigeria’s states met and asked More...