Ebonyi State News Today
Doyin Okupe, a former senior special assistant on public affairs to Goodluck Jonathan when president of Nigeria, has vowed to forward a claim by Ebonyi governor, Dave Umahi, that he is a member of the All Progressives Congress.
The 20-year-old herdsmen, who raped a 54-year-old to death, has begged for forgiveness. 20-year-old Laulo Isa claimed that he committed the act under the influence of alcohol.
Rundunar Yansandan Najeriya reshen jahar Ebonyi ta sanar da kama wani Uba, Chinasa Ogbaga daya kashe yaransa guda biyu tare da ji ma daya mummunan rauni a kauyen Okpuitumo na karamar hukumar Abakalikin jahar Ebonyi.
Governor Umahi, while receiving members of the State's Executive Council on Sunday, December 29, said he will not support anyone above his age limit to be elected as governor of Ebonyi state in 2023.
The Nigerian Army has seized 85 bags of smuggled rice in a compound in Abor-Uwani community in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi as part of its raid called “Exercise Atologwu Udo 1”.
Following reports of the outbreak of lassa-fever in St. Vincent Hospital at Igbagu in Izzi local government area of Ebonyi, Governor Dave Umahi has ordered the closure of the establishment.