St. Teresa’s Old Boys Celebrate Ugwuanyi’s Achievements

… Pledge support for his reelection The St. Teresa’s College Nsukka Old Boys Association has lauded Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for the remarkable accomplishments his administration has recorded since its inauguration. At a reception christened “Homecoming of an Old Boy” held at the college grounds, the governor was described as a God-fearing and humane leader who feels the pulse of the masses and responds to their needs accordingly. Speaking on the event’s significance, the principal of the college, Rev. Fr. (Dr.) Melitus Ezikanyi, said it was the first…

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Enugu Traditional Health Practitioners Seek Establishment of Regulatory Board 

The members of the National Association of Nigerian Traditional Medical  Practitioners (NANTMP), Enugu State chapter, have canvassed for the creation of a Traditional Medicine Practitioners board, appealing to the state government to assist in equipping their research and development centre, in Ngwo, Enugu North Local Government Area. The members who said the anticipated board would “act as a legislative and regulatory instrument for traditional medicine practitioners in the state,” made the request during the association’s courtesy visit to the Enugu State deputy governor, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, led by its chairman,…

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NEMA Issues Flood Alert as Ugwuanyi Takes Proactive Steps

The coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) for the South-East zone, Mr. Walson Ibarakumo Brandon, has warned of possible floods in Enugu State and parts of the South-East zone. He gave the warning while speaking with journalists early in the week at his office in Enugu. Brandon listed 14 local government areas across Enugu, Ebonyi and Anambra states as the most prone to the flood disaster. Advising residents to clear their drainages and waterways to reduce the impact or eliminate the disaster, he urged them to alert relevant…

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NCC Reassures Customers on Data Rollover at Enugu Forum 

 The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has reiterated its commitment to protect customers over unfair treatment from mobile network service providers. Speaking during its Customers Day in Enugu, the executive vice-chairman  of the NCC, Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, said the commission will apply appropriate regulatory sanctions against service providers that fail to improve services to the consumers’ detriment. He disclosed that the commission will soon issue a directive to the service providers to give 14-day window to subscribers to enable them rollover their unused data, even if they do not renew…

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Ugwuanyi disburses N5 million each to another 171 communities for development 

…as Royal Fathers from Governor’s council endorse his re-election   Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, in continuation of his administration’s “One Community, One Project” scheme on Monday handed over cheques of N5 million each to another batch of 171 autonomous communities that have met the requirements for the release of the funds to carry out development projects of their choice. The scheme is an extensive rural development initiative of the Ugwuanyi administration aimed at ensuring that development reaches the 450 autonomous communities in the state, with a dedicated sum of N10 million…

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Enugu playing leading role in Youth Empowerment – Commissioner

The Enugu State Commissioner for youths and sports, Mr. Joseph Udedi, yesterday hailed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his keen interest and commitment to youth empowerment and development. Udedi added that Ugwuanyi’s commitment to empowerment programmes aimed at alleviating the suffering of the people and aiding the youth and women to be self-sufficient has remained one of the focal points of his administration. The commissioner spoke during a town hall meeting organized for youths in the state by the state government to interact and acquaint them with the basic principles and…

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Nike Lake Hotel’s Board Dissolved

Spurred by the vision to reposition the Nike Lake Resort Hotel, Enugu, to meet a standard befitting of its three-star status with a capacity to generate revenue, the Enugu State government has dissolved the hotel’s board to pave way for renovation works to be carried out. The state’s commissioner for culture and tourism, Hon. Rita Mbah, said that following the dissolution, the state executive council directed her ministry to take over the management of the hotel pending the constitution of a new board. Hon. Mbah added that the government plans…

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