Tag: Ebonyi State

YNaijaMarch 20, 2023

APC emerges victorious in Niger and Ebonyi Gubernatorial Elections, PDP claims victory in Delta

APC wins in Niger State Umar Bago, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of ...

YNaijaFebruary 28, 2023

Obi wins Ebonyi, Cross River as Atiku takes Bayelsa

Peter Obi, representing the Labour Party (LP), has won the presidential election held in the states of Ebonyi and Cross ...

YNaijaFebruary 21, 2023

Tinubu is God’s will – Umahi; You can’t paint Rivers as unsafe and then demand our votes – Wike slams Atiku | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: Tinubu ...

YNaijaDecember 23, 2022

FG has made great strides in security, anti-corruption efforts, and others – Buhari

The Federal Government claims that, since 2015, great progress has been made across the three main tenets of the current ...

YNaijaNovember 24, 2022

Tinubu bags chieftaincy title in Ebonyi, promises to make South-East the Taiwan of Africa

The Ebonyi Traditional Rulers Council on Wednesday conferred a chieftaincy title on the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC) ...

YNaijaOctober 13, 2022

2023 Elections: Re-elect us so we can continue the great work we’re doing – Sanwo-Olu; I want world’s best athlete award – Tobi Amusan | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

2023 Elections: Re-elect us so we can continue the great work we’re doing – Sanwo-Olu Gov. Wike sets up flood ...

YNaijaSeptember 17, 2022

Obidients rally disrupted in Ebonyi as police teargas and arrest Obi supporters

The proposed gathering for the Labour Party’s Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, was disrupted on Saturday by men and officers ...

YNaijaSeptember 15, 2022

Nigeria broke under APC – Atiku; Electricity workers demand a reversal of power sector privatization

Nigeria broke under APC – Atiku Nigeria, Morocco to sign 7,000km gas pact today Supreme Court affirms Chukwuma Ifeanyi as ...

Joshua OnonoseAugust 16, 2022

Signs of an outbreak of monkeypox in Ebonyi State

One active case of the monkeypox outbreak has been reported in Abakaliki, sending chills through the 13 local government areas ...

YNaija TodayJuly 7, 2022

2023 won’t be based on ‘my turn’, ethnicity, religion — Peter Obi; Funke Akindele might be Lagos PDP’s deputy governorship candidate

2023 won’t be based on ‘my turn’, ethnicity, religion — Peter Obi Alleged Fraud: Ebonyi PDP suspends deputy chair, legal ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 27, 2018

The Late 5: Osinbajo hails Nigerian children as innovative, Methodist Church Leader to mobilise against wicked leaders in 2019 and other stories

These are the major stories that drove the conversation today: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday said Nigerian children are ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 7, 2017

Why I defected to APC – Former gov., Elechi

The former governor of Ebonyi, Martin Elechi has listed reasons why he defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2016

Police, soldiers clash in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed that some of its officers  were involved in a clash with soldiers on ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 7, 2016

Ebonyi governor sacks local council chairmen, reshuffles cabinet

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has sacked the 13 Local Government Council Caretaker Chairpersons, and reshuffled his cabinet, Premium Times reports. This ...

AzeezAugust 16, 2016

EFCC arrests ex-Ebonyi Commissioner ‘over N83m bribery allegation’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Monday, arrested a former Commissioner for Public Utilities in Ebonyi State, Engineer ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 4, 2016

Ebonyi governor doesn’t want Fulani herdsmen to leave his state

Even as calls for the rampaging Fulani herdsmen to leave their host states and return to the North keeps increasing, ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 19, 2016

LG chairman, in Ebonyi, suspended for demolishing Christ Embassy church

The caretaker committee chairman of Ikwo Local Government Area in Ebonyi State, Joseph Orogwu, has been suspended by the state ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 5, 2016

Ebonyi state workers to get January salary in a few days

In keeping with his promise to accord priority to the welfare of workers, the Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 13, 2015

PDP is not afraid of anything… even Card Readers

by James Sambo For all those in doubt, the Peoples Democratic Party is not afraid of anything about the upcoming ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 11, 2015

Opinion: Martins Elechi and his choking albatross

by Biyi Adegoroye Since January this year, the lawmakers appended their signatures to the document on the “Notice of Allegations ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 3, 2015

Opinion: Pres. Jonathan’s campaign and the N80 million mess in Ebonyi

by Eze Onyekpere TAN is in violation of Section 91 (9) of the Electoral Act which states that “No individual ...

Janeth JFebruary 27, 2015

Ebonyi House serves impeachment notice on Elechi

by Ranti Joseph Ebonyi state House of Assembly on Friday morning served an impeachment notice on governor of the state, ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 16, 2014

Gunmen kidnap pastor’s wife, demand N20 million ransom

by Azubuike Azikiwe   The wife of Pastor Chris Aniamaka, of Dominion City, Kpirikpiri, Abakaliki, in Ebonyi State, has been ...

YEditorOctober 15, 2014

Elechi backs off – denies endorsing Chukwu’s governorship ambition

by Laila Ibrahim Ebonyi state governor, Martin Elechi on Tuesday denied reports that the state PDP chapter had endorsed the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 12, 2014

How 28-year-old man raped and killed school-girl in Ebonyi

by Kolapo Olapoju   A 28-year-old man, Sunday Nwali has been arrested by the Ebonyi police command for allegedly killing ...

February 4, 2014

TRAGIC: Beggar dies after being electrocuted in Ebonyi

by Oge Okonkwo A middle-aged man is said to have been electrocuted by a  naked cable that fell in front of ...

January 22, 2014

‘She demanded sex from me’ – Man claims after raping 7-year-old girl

by Oge Okonkwo A 21-year-old man,  Chukwuka Agbeze has been arrested by officials of the  Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in Ebonyi ...

December 4, 2013

Caught in the act: Man, 45, found raping his friend’s 11-year-old daughter

by Adeola Balogun A middle aged man in Ebonyi has been apprehended by police after it was alleged that he ...

November 17, 2013

“He was tied and tortured”: Son beaten to death by vigilantes at mother’s request

by ‘Jola Sotubo A mother in Ebonyi has some explaining to do after it was discovered that the death of ...

November 11, 2013

How AIT cameraman was ‘attacked by SSS officer’ at Obasanjo’s son’s wedding

by Adeola Balogun   The wedding of Bisoye Obasanjo, son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, was not quite a joyous ...

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