South East

A Hospital ward used to illustrate the story

Enugu govt engages 291 health workers to monitor spread of outbreaks

The monitoring would cover all communities.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha

“PDP is a non-issue” – Okorocha

‎”We defeated them when they were in power, so what is different when we are now in power?”

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, speaking shortly after unveiling the new Post Primary Schools Management Board (PPSMB) office complex in Enugu, yesterday. By his immediate left is the chairman of the board, Barr. Nestor Ezeme.

Our huge investment in education yielding dividends — Governor Ugwuanyi

The governor says he will continue to do his best to boost vocational education in the state.

Nnamdi Kanu

Why I rejected offer for Biafra with only five Igbo states – Nnamdi Kanu

Mr. KANU is facing charges of treasonable felony.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Suspected robber set ablaze in Anambra

A local vigilante group confirms the incident.

Andy Uba

Makarfi is my friend but I won’t leave APC for PDP – Andy Uba

The senator seeks to be Anambra State governor.

FRSC officials

Abia Speaker whose police orderly shot FRSC officials visits victims

The victims refused to allow the speaker enter their hospital ward.

Ebonyi State Map

Nigerian journalist, wife, son killed in gas explosion

Other family members of the journalist are under intensive care at the hospital.


Widow appeals for help to recover infant children allegedly sold by traffickers

The woman said she was deceived into giving up her kids.

John Odigie-Oyegun, APC Chairman

APC suspends Buhari’s aide, 19 other top members

The ruling party says it will not condone indiscipline from any of its members.


Crisis brews in Michael Okpara University over sack of over 400 workers

Workers accuse the vice chancellor of conducting illegal recruitment.

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Firm praises Governor Ugwuanyi over ‘improved healthcare in Enugu’

The state says it is willing to forge partnership towards achieving quality healthcare.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Okorocha bans Imo monarchs from speaking in English at functions

The governor handed over letters of recognition and staffs of office to 19 newly recognised traditional rulers.


Armed robbers kill one, injure another in Onitsha

The thieves robbed a filling station.

FILE PHOTO of kidnappers

Governor wants death penalty for kidnappers

“People who indulge in such deserve to be publicly executed to serve as deterrent to others.”

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Enugu awards scholarships to 300 students

All the physically challenged who applied got the scholarship.

Pic.3. Interim Chairman of the South-East, South-South Governors Forum, Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom (R), addressing newsmen after the Forum’s meeting in Enugu on Monday (10/7/17). With him from left are: Govs. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi; Rochas Okorocha of Imo; Nyesom Wike of Rivers; and Ben Ayade of Cross River. The Forum seeks to pursue inter-regional cooperation and appoints Akwa Ibom Governor as Interim Chairman.
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Akwa Ibom Governor elected Chairman South East/South South Governors Forum

‎The governors met in Enugu on Sunday.

Ohaneze Ndigbo, John Nwodo

Why Igbo cultural, political leaders oppose Biafra, support restructuring – Ohaneze President Nwodo

The Igbo leaders had earlier met in Enugu to take a position on the clamour by some Igbo groups for Biafra.

Former Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka

Ex-Minister launches Anambra governorship campaign offices

Osita Chidoka, a former FRSC, says he will provide financial support to traders.


Erosion threatens court, federal secretariat in Anambra

A tarred road to the state secretariat, through Ekwueme Square, is also endangered.

Police on patrol in Kaduna [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]

Police arrest two suspected bank robbers in Anambra

The suspects were arrested after the failed operation.

South-East Governors [Photo:]

Igbo political leaders reject Biafra, demand restructuring

The leaders also called for the implementation of the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference.

Photo: TodayNG

Anambra guber poll: Police dismiss IPOB threat

“I have not heard from IPOB that it would stop the election apart from what was published in the media.”

Nnamdi Kanu

Ohanaeze cautions IPOB over Anambra election

The group says calls for boycott of Anambra governorship election are provocative.

Nnamdi Kanu [Photo:]

Igbo politicians blast Nnamdi Kanu on call for boycott of elections

Anambra State is set to hold its governorship election on November 18.