Enugu Govt bans non-sporting activities at Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium

Enugu State Government has banned non-sporting activities at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium Indoor Sports Hall, Enugu, Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Vitus Okecchi, said on Thursday . Okecchi disclosed in Enugu that the ban became necessary to enable the state government rehabilitate the hall. The multi-purpose stadium, located on Ogui Road, Achara, Enugu is the home stadium of Enugu Rangers. The stadium, which has the capacity to accommodate 22,000 sports spectators, is named after Nigeria’s first president, the late Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe. According to Okecchi, a lot of work need…

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Enugu Govt awards over N1.7bn contracts

Enugu State  Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has approved and awarded contracts for the construction and reconstruction of urban and rural roads in the state  as well as emergency erosion control works at N1,757,449,314.85). Commissioner for  Information,  Chidi Aroh, made this known  while  briefing newsmen  on the outcome of the State Executive Council  meeting held Thursday  at the EXCO Chambers. He disclosed that the projects awarded included completion of the Nike Lake junction – Harmony Estate Road – Amorji Nike – Adoration Pilgrimage Centre, Phase II and III,  all in Enugu East Local…

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Enugu Police Command Commends IGP’s POCACOV Initiative

The Enugu State police command has commended the Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices (POCACOV ), an initiative of the inspector-general of police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, aimed at saving Nigerian youth from cultism and other social vices. POCACOV is also aimed at getting the youth who were  involved  in social vices back to the society,  through reorientation to make them better citizens able to contribute their quota towards the development of the nation. The spokesperson of the Command, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu, a police superintendent, in a statement, described the…

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