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Senate urges NEMA to rebuild homes and provide relief materials for windstorm victims

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The Senate yesterday urged the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to immediately intervene in Ebonyi by providing relief materials and rebuild homes, worship places and schools of victims, following the recent destruction of lives and property by windstorm in the state. Accordingly, the upper chamber also called on the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) and other relevant government agencies to be ...

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Saraki, Justice Ngwuta, others may forfeit ‘undeclared assets’

Saraki, Justice Ngwuta, Others May Forfeit ‘Undeclared Assets’

Signal reports that Senate President Bukola Saraki and Justice Sylvester Ngwuta of the Supreme Court, among other defendants currently being prosecuted before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT may have their properties, which are subject of the charges preferred against them, temporality forfeited pending the final determination of their cases. This is according to the CCT’s new Practice Direction, 2017, ...

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Delta, Ebonyi sanction engineers over poor project execution

Delta, Ebonyi sanction engineers over poor project execution

“This is not the best of times for the engineering profession, as three of its members are being reprimanded in Delta and Ebonyi States for ineffective supervision and poor project execution.”- The Guardian The Delta State Government sanctioned two engineers for the ongoing Ukwunzu Road project while in Ebonyi State, Governor David Umahi directed the suspension of another engineer for ...

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Jubilation in Ebonyi as workers take delivery of houses

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“There was jubilation in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital on Thursday as Workers in the state were handed over keys of 72 housing units constructed by the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMGN).”- Leadership reports. According to Leadership, the Acting Managing Director of the Bank, Mr Richard Esin said the project known as the FMBN/Ebonyi State Housing Development Corporation’s housing estate, ...

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Umahi Orders Return of Contractor to N3.98bn Water Project in Ebonyi

Umahi Orders Return of Contractor over N3.98bn Water Project

The Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi has directed a company handling N3.98bn Ukawu water scheme in Okawu, Onicha L.G.A, Ganza Engineering Limited to immediately return to site. New Telegraph reports that Umahi, who gave the order while inspecting the project awarded by the immediate past administration in April 2008, expressed disappointment with the quality of work and the speed ...

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Ebonyi State Govt to establish Technology village

Ebonyi State Govt to establish Technology village

Ebonyi State Government has revealed that it will establish a technology village in Uburu, Ohaozara Local Government Area of the state. New Telegraph reports that Governor David Umahi announced this during the Umunaga-Ikenegwu Union Day held at his compound in Uburu. Umahi, who thanked the people for their strong support to his administration, said that the technology village would provide ...

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Ebonyi State shuts down three illegal mining sites

Ebonyi State Govt to establish Technology village

New Telegraph reports that Ebonyi state government has shut down illegal mining in Amaeka Ezza south local government area, Enyigba in Abakaliki local government and Ikwo local government areas of the state. According to New Telegraph, the Commissioner for Solid Mineral Development, Chief Sabinus Nwankwegu disclosed this during a meeting with informal miners in the affected illegal mining sites. “We ...

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