Ugwuanyi’s 2nd Term: Building on laid foundation

On May 29, the re-elected Governor of Enugu State, His Excellency, Rt. Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, to the glory of God, will be sworn-in for a second term alongside his deputy, Hon. Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo. The epoch-making event, which renews the governor’s mandate to continue with his sound vision for the state and consolidate on the solid foundation laid by his people-oriented administration in the last four years, calls for celebration and thanksgiving to God for His goodness in Enugu State. Gov. Ugwuanyi, whose journey to the Lion Building formally commenced…

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Aviation Minister ‘Happy’ With Safety Steps Taken By Enugu Govt

  The minister of state for aviation has commended steps taken so far by the Enugu State Government to ensure safety at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. Below is full text of his statement issued this evening at the Aviation Roundtable in Lagos: “Honorable Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, wishes to acknowledge steps taken by the Enugu State government in a bid to improve safety at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport (Enugu). “We are happy to see that the Enugu state government has seen reason with the…

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Gov. Ugwuanyi Swears In Four Judges

Approves two model customary courts each for 17 LGAs Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Tuesday swore in three High Court Judges and a Customary Court of Appeal Judge following their recommendations by the National Judicial Council (NJC). The new High Court Judges who were sworn in at a colourful event held at the EXCO Chambers of the Government House, Enugu, include Justices Chinedu Vincent Ezeugwu, Chukwunweike Anukenyi Ogbuabor and Mathew Chukwujiofo Onyejife Eluke, while Justice Nnenna Celia Madu was also sworn in as a Judge of the Customary…

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Ugwuanyi has spread infrastructure across Enugu – Catholic Bishop

he Catholic Bishop of Nsukka Diocese, Most Rev. Prof. Godfrey Igwebuike Onah, has expressed delight at the commitment of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration in entrenching peace and good governance in Enugu State as well as ensuring that infrastructure is spread across the state, through its rural development policy. Bishop Onah, who spoke during a thanksgiving Mass at St. Theresa’s Cathedral Nsukka, organized by a support group for Gov. Ugwuanyi, Gburugburu Support Group (GSG), for his victory at the polls, described the governor’s reelection as “a prayer answered”. The cleric stated…

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120 police officers undergo human rights training in Enugu

No fewer than 120 police officers in specialised units within the Police Command in Enugu State are undergoing human rights training in Enugu, at a three-day programme to improve professionalism in the force. The officers undergoing the training are drawn from Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Anti-Cultism Unit, Special Anti-Terrorism Squad, IGP Special Squad and host of others on special assignments. Declaring the three-day training open on Monday, the Acting Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, said that the training was meant to improve professionalism of officers, who would…

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Again, Enugu Scores High as NBS Data Shows State Increased Employment Rate

A recent data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has ranked Enugu State among states with the best job creation profile in the country. The NBS report listed Enugu as one of only nine states that recorded a reduction in their unemployment rates between the third quarter of 2017 and corresponding period in 2018. These nine states include Lagos, Akwa Ibom, Enugu, Imo, Kaduna, Kogi, Nasarawa, Ondo and Rivers. Such impressive feat occurred, according to the NBS report, “despite an increase in the national unemployment rate”. The report…

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