• Enugu Assembly sacks 200 newly-employed teachers

    Enugu Assembly sacks 200 newly-employed teachers

    According to reports, the Enugu State House of Assembly on Thursday sacked the 200 teachers recently employed by the State Universal Basic Education Board.

    In a resolution passed by the lawmakers after considering reports on the recruitment, they held that it was conducted in a shoddy manner.

    The state government had called for applications from qualified candidates towards recruiting 200 teachers to fill vacancies in its primary education system.

    It was learnt that about 21,000 candidates applied for the positions.

    However, the lawmakers expressed […]

  • IG risks jail over police siege to Enugu Assembly

    IG risks jail over police siege to Enugu Assembly

    It was gathered that an Enugu Federal High Court on Friday threatened to commit the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, to prison over the refusal of the Enugu State Police Command to reopen the state’s House of Assembly as ordered by the court.

    The threat was contained in a Notice of Consequence of Disobedience of Court Order (Form 48), signed by the Registrar of the court and addressed to the Inspector General of Police, Force Headquarters, Abuja.

    A copy of the […]