• Governor Ugwuanyi fires 16 education secretaries, water agency boss

    Governor Ugwuanyi fires 16 education secretaries, water agency boss

    The Enugu State Government has sacked 16 out of the 17 local government education secretaries in the state.

    The workers were accused of conniving with ex-council chairmen in the State to perpetrate fraud.

    Also fired is the general manager of the State Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency over poor performances, which it said had constituted a drawback to good governance in the state.

    In another development, however, the state has set machinery in motion for the recruitment of 2000 primary school teachers […]

  • Three in court for forging Governor Ugwuanyi’s signature in Enugu

    Three in court for forging Governor Ugwuanyi’s signature in Enugu

    The Enugu State Police Command has arrested three persons for alleged forgery of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s signature to secure employment at the State University Teaching Hospital (ESUTH).

    The state police spokesperson Ebere Amaraizu made the disclosure on Thursday in Enugu in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

    The statement said that the suspects, Gloria Onuoha, Roseline Onwuamaeze and Thomas Nwigwe, allegedly raised a letter purported to have emanated from the Office of the Governor with his signature.

    It […]

  • Governor Ugwuanyi presents keys of 100 one-bedroom apartments to civil servants

    Governor Ugwuanyi presents keys of 100 one-bedroom apartments to civil servants

    According to reports, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Friday presented keys of 100 housing units of one bedroom apartment to 100 civil servants who won the houses through lottery.

    Ugwuanyi, who presented the keys to the winners at Elim Estate, Ugwogo, in Enugu East LGA, said the gesture was part of his commitment to improve the welfare of civil servants in the state.

    He said: “This is a very auspicious and historic occasion.

    “We are here to celebrate the goodness of […]

  • Governor Ugwuanyi weeps as herdsmen ravaged community, declares 2 days fasting

    Governor Ugwuanyi weeps as herdsmen ravaged community, declares 2 days fasting

    Tears flowed Tuesday morning as Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State visited Ukpabi, Nimbo, in Uzo-Uwani local government area of the state.

    The community came under attack Monday morning, leading to the reported death of 21 persons. Ugwuanyi, who could not hold back tears, was in the company of Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Nwodibo Ekechukwu the GOC 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru, as well as the Enugu State Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC.

    The Governor, […]