Public Sector Reform: Ugwuanyi moves to constitute EXCO as Security Committee submits report

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Friday received report from the sectoral ad-hoc committee on security recently constituted by his administration alongside 11 other committees to review various sectors of governance and design roadmaps to optimize service delivery and advance good governance in the state. Receiving the report which was presented by the chairman of the committee, Former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ogbonna Onovo, Gov. Ugwuanyi who expressed delight at the committee’s timely submission of the report on ways of improving the security architecture of the state, added…

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Ugwuanyi’s wife preaches charity at August Meeting

wife of Enugu State Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi, has enjoined the women in the state to use the opportunity of this year’s August Meeting to reach out to the needy, especially in the rural communities, to show them love and give them a sense of belonging. Mrs. Ugwuanyi, who spoke during the flag off of the Enugu East Senatorial District August Meeting at Enugu North Local Government Area, noted that the annual event, which she described as “a reputable congress of Igbo women,” was a veritable platform for uniting women…

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New Enugu Immigration boss lauds Ugwuanyi on security

The new Comptroller of Immigration Service, Enugu State Command, Ayodele Arogundade has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his foresight and proactive measure in constituting a sectoral ad-hoc committee on security to enhance the peace and safety of lives and property of residents of the state. Arogundade, who described Enugu State as a “very peaceful state”, also appreciated Gov. Ugwuanyi for the very cordial relationship that exists between his administration and the Service. The new Enugu Immigration boss gave the commendations when he paid Gov. Ugwuanyi a courtesy visit at the…

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August Meeting: Ugwuanyi’s wife tasks women on societal roles

The wife of Enugu State Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi, has urged women to remain focused on their noble roles in the society as mothers, especially in the lives of their husband and children. Enugu State Governor’s wife, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi (2nd right) with the wife of the Speaker of the State Assembly, Mrs. Akunna Ubosi (2nd left), immediate past Commissioner for Gender Affairs and Social Development, Hon. Princess Peace Nnaji (right) and Mrs. Caroline Ogbu (D-Base), during the flag-off of this year’s Women’s August Meeting, held at Michael Okpara Square,…

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Ugwuanyi appoints Jay Jay Okocha, ex-NBC boss, others as reform c’ttee members

Former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha and former Director-General of Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Mr. Emeka Mbah, are among professionals, technocrats and experts, inaugurated yesterday by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as members of the last batch of the sectoral ad hoc committees to review various sectors and design roadmaps for optimised service delivery and advancement of good governance. Governor Ugwuanyi recently inaugurated the first batch of seven ad hoc committees in education, health, public service reform, security, justice, water and chieftaincy/community matters sectors. Inaugurating the remaining five…

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We’re looking at producing solar-powered cars -UNN

The University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, has proposed producing solar-powered cars as an improvement to its 5-seater electric bus it unveil at Nsukka Campus on Monday. Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Charles Igwe, who spoke with Vanguard on Tuesday said that as a step forward to the innovation, the university has already commenced in its laboratory, the process of using solar energy to power an improved bus from what it has invented using electric energy. He however said that the university was more concerned about producing solar power systems…

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123 promoted prisons officers decorated in Enugu

One hundred and twenty-three officers of the Nigeria Prisons Service, Enugu State Command, who went through the 2018 promotion exercise, were yesterday decorated with different ranks.   A breakdown of the promotion showed that 29 were promoted to ranks ranging from ACP to DCP; 64 junior staff, while 30 were non-commissioned officers. It was learned that some of the promoted officers had been stagnated for 10 to 16 years on one rank. The exercise attracted officials of the sister-security outfits such as the Police, Army, Civil Defence, NAPTIP, among others.…

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