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Gbeleyi Abayomi 4 policemen escorting a bullion have been killed as gunmen, on Wednesday, attacked a bullion van in Ebonyi State. According to a story monitored on premium times, it was gathered that The gunmen, tried unsuccessfully to intercept the bullion van at Ezzamgbo junction, in Ohaukwu Local Government Area. The van was transporting money …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Tony Nwizi, the Ebonyi state chapter chairman of the Nigerian Union of journalist have been arrested by the police. As at the time of filing this report, the details of his arrest still sketchy however, unconfirmed sources have it that he was allegedly arrested by policeman from outside the state. Confirming the arrest, …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Despite the the record no of index cases been declared by the NCDC, some states have gone ahead to lift religious gatherings, Ebonyi state been the latest. According to multiple sources, the state Governor, David Umahi succumbed to pleas from the state chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to lift the ban …

Gbeleyi Abayomi According The Police command in Ebonyi State, it has arrested a herdsman for allegedly raping a 56years old woman to death. However , details of the incident were not clear at the time of filing this report, a source in the community, however, said the herdsman allegedly carried out the evil act on …

Gbeleyi Abayomi An apparently livid Ebonyi Governor, David Umahi has banned all forms of wake-keep beyond 10 pm in the state following the blockade his convoy suffered on friday night. while giving the directive, the governor said anyone event which must pass the stipulated time, the organisers must seek permission from the local government chairman, …

Gbeleyi Abayomi In a bid to resolve the boundry dispute between Benue and Ebonyi state, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday held a closed-door meeting with Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and Ebonyi State Deputy Governor, Kelechi Igwe at the National Boundary Commission at the presence of the Acting Director-General of the National Boundary Commission, …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The Federal Government has approved the request for the construction of a new International Airport in Ebonyi State. The approval was conveyed in a letter to Governor David Umahi by the minister of aviation Hadi Sirika In a letter signed on his behalf by the Director Safety and Technical Policy, Captain T A …