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SOCIETY

Why The Federal Govt Must Look Into The Killing Of 4 Youths By The Ebube-agu Security Outfit

Recall: Some hours ago, it was reported that about 4 youths were killed by the South Eastern Security Outfit, Ebube-agu, in the Amasiri community in the Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. According to the report by the Punch Newspaper, the Ebube-agu security outfit stormed the community in 5 vehicles and killed 4 youths of the community after alleging that the youths sealed off a Lebanese quarry company.

  3 months ago ago
Why The Federal Govt Must Look Into The Killing Of 4 Youths By The Ebube-agu Security Outfit

CRIME

Tragic: Pastor Brutalized By Village Leaders Over Post He Made On Facebook (Pictures)

A pastor and social media activist named Pastor Oko Chukwu Obeni was extremely tortured my his village community leaders for a post he made on Facebook. Pastor Oko hails from Amasiri community, in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, He's widely Known in the social media spectrum for his blunt speech, he says things they way they are and had many times condemned some of the social vices going on in his community. Pastor Obeni made a Facebook post and condemned some of the atrocious acts of th

  1 year ago ago
Tragic: Pastor Brutalized By Village Leaders Over Post He Made On Facebook (Pictures)

HEALTH

Mad lady gave birth to a beautiful baby in amasiri Ebonyi state

This is the second report of a mad lady giving birth this year. It was a thing of jubilation in Amasiri a city in Ebonyi state as a mad woman gave birth to a beautiful baby without going to the hospital. Thank God for using the people around the neighborhood as an instrument of help. They helped the mad lady during labour and it was successful. God has a way of doing his own thing. They baby is in a good hand and healthy. Glory be to God for safe delivery. But my question is which people do impregnate these

  2 years ago ago
Mad lady gave birth to a beautiful baby in amasiri Ebonyi state

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Flood destroys farmlands, live-stocks and houses in Ebonyi State

Thousands of the inhabitants of Amasiri community in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi state have been sacked by flood following hours of heavy rains in the area. The flood, which sacked more than 2,500 residents, also destroyed properties alongside farmlands and livestock. It was discovered that properties of the victims who were been sacked by the flood were still trapped inside while they were running for safety. An eyewitness and a resident of the community, Mr. Ogbonnaya Mbe, disclosed that

  1 year ago ago
Flood destroys farmlands, live-stocks and houses in Ebonyi State

CRIME

Pastor Tortured and Forced To Drink Gutter Water For Criticizing Council Chairman

A Pastor, Okochi Obeni of God's Descendants Assembly located in Amasiri, Afikpo North Local Government Area , Ebonyi State, recently suffered humiliation including torture, brutality and was forced to drink water from the gutter, for allegedly criticising the council chairman, Ogbonnaya Oko Enyim, according to an exclusive interview he granted The Punch.  The cleric as a result is now currently hospitalised at Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki. According to the pastor who also cl

  1 year ago ago
Pastor Tortured and Forced To Drink Gutter Water For Criticizing Council Chairman

SOCIETY

After Gunmen Killed 2 Soldiers at Ebonyi Checkpoint, Read What Became of the Town Where It Happened

Shortly after the unfortunate killing of two soldiers at a military checkpoint located at Timber Junction area in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi state on Monday, April 26, the town was quickly deserted.Amasiri and Afikpo towns where the incident happened is usually a vibrant place with social and commercial activities taking place until late into the night.

  9 months ago ago
After Gunmen Killed 2 Soldiers at Ebonyi Checkpoint, Read What Became of the Town Where It Happened

SOCIETY

Four allegedly Killed As South-Eastern Security Outfit, 'Ebubeagu' Invades Ebonyi Community

Four persons have been reportedly killed after operatives of the South-Eastern security outfit, Ebubeagu invaded a community in Ebonyi State. The incident was said to have occurred in the Amasiri community of Afikpo North Local Government Area of the state over the weekend. It was gathered that members of the outfit, who stormed the community in five vehicles, shot at some youths on the allegation that they sealed off a Lebanese quarry company (Conrock) which was located in Amasiri.

  3 months ago ago
Four allegedly Killed As South-Eastern Security Outfit, 'Ebubeagu' Invades Ebonyi Community

POLITICS

LGA Chairman In Ebonyi Odered His Men To Beat A Pastor Who Condemned His Administration.

Yes I know it is very painful when someone is speaking bad against you, but this doesn't mean you should abuse the person simple because you have the power to do so. This is Pastor Okochi Chukwu Obeni. He is from Ohaechara Eziome Okochi, Amasiri community, Afikpo North LGA of Ebonyi State. Two days ago, following a Facebook post he made, perceived to be distasteful to the chairman of Afikpo North LGA, Hon. Oko Enyim; a TA to the governor, Hon Amadi Julius Nyerere boldly led a group of 50 koboko boys who abd

  1 year ago ago
LGA Chairman In Ebonyi Odered His Men To Beat A Pastor Who Condemned His Administration.

RELIGION

What you have to know about "Amasiri" a town in Ebonyi State. Her history and rich cultural heritage

Amasiri is a town in Afikpo North Local Government Area under Amasiri Development Centre . The original settlers migrated from the riverside known as Ikun Ugbagala (from water ) to settle at the current location . Amasiri is made up of five distinct villages. The most senior among them is Ohechara , seconded by Itemba Ezeke Owom , Ihie, Poperi and finally Ndukwe . The five villages collectively make up the town of Amasiri . If any village is missing in any gathering concerning Amasiri , it means that Amasir

  2 years ago ago
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HEALTH

Ebonyi Pastor Was Forced To Drink Gutter Water For Criticising A Council Chairman

Pastor Okochi Obeni of God's Descendants Assembly, Amasiri , Afikpo North Area, Ebonyi State, was as of late tormented , brutalized and constrained by his tormentors to drink water from the gutter, for supposedly scrutinizing the gathering director , Ogbonnaya Oko Enyim. The minister, who is as of now hospitalized at Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital , Abakaliki. In a meeting with the pastor; What sort of relationship do you have with the Chairman of Afikpo Area , Ogbonnaya Oko Enyim? I 'm a

  1 year ago ago
Ebonyi Pastor Was Forced To Drink Gutter Water For Criticising A Council Chairman

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Senator Ama Nnachi distributes relief materials to Amasiri flood victims

The Senator representing Ebonyi South Senatorial district, Distinguished Senator Michael Ama Nnachi, has donated relief materials, including food items, cash to flood victims of Amasiri in Afikpo North LGA of Ebonyi State. Presenting the materials on behalf of the Senator, Mr Okechukwu Kalu, aide to the Senator, said the items would serve as palliatives for the people affected by the flood. He said the donation might not meet their food and financial needs, but noted that it was just a little way to assist them,

  1 year ago ago
Senator Ama Nnachi distributes relief materials to Amasiri flood victims

MILITARY

Unknown Gunmen Attack Soldiers At Amasiri Military Checkpoint In Ebonyi State

About 4 soldier have been reportedly killed in a cross fire battle between soldiers and hoodlums in Ebonyi state.It was disclosed by an eye witness that at about 9pm on Monday, 26 April 2021, some group of armed unidentified men suspected to be members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN), a non-state regional force and the paramilitary wing of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), a movement whose aim is to restore the Independence of Biafra, invaded a military checkpoint located at Amasiri, in Afikpo Local Government Area Of Ebonyi State.

  9 months ago ago
Unknown Gunmen Attack Soldiers At Amasiri Military Checkpoint In Ebonyi State

CRIME

How I was TORTURED and forced to drink dirty water from the GUTTER by a chairman- Pastor Narrates

A pastor in Ebonyi State whose name is Okochi Obeni of God's descendants assembly, Amasiri, Afikpo North local government area has spoken on how he was tortured and forced to drink dirty water from the gutter by a council chairman. Speaking to Edward Nnachi, the pastor said he is also a human right activist and has to criticize what is wrong, which he did even on social media, according to the pastor, one-day, he was called, and didn't expect inhumane treatment, so he went to his house, thinking he was to r

  1 year ago ago
How I was TORTURED and forced to drink dirty water from the GUTTER by a chairman- Pastor Narrates

MILITARY

Gunmen Kill Two Soldiers, Civilian At Checkpoint In Ebonyi

The residents of Amasiri in Afikpo local government area of Ebonyi state are in fear as heavy gunshots were heard repeatedly resounding in the area around 10 o'clock PM, Monday evening.Unknown gunmen reportedly attacked an army checkpoint located at Amasiri junction in Afikpo, engaging all the soldiers on duty.

  9 months ago ago
Gunmen Kill Two Soldiers, Civilian At Checkpoint In Ebonyi

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

NEMA visits Ebonyi Community sacked by flood

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA and the State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA have visited Amasiri flood victims in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.  The two agencies from Abuja and Abakaliki first on arrival to the Local Government Area paid a courtesy visit to the Caretaker Chairman of Afikpo North Local Government Council, Hon.(Mrs)Amauche Otunta Godwin in her office and intimated her of the reasons for their visit.  The Zonal Coordinator of NEMA,South East Zonal Office,Enugu,who

  1 year ago ago
NEMA visits Ebonyi Community sacked by flood

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Thousands Of Residents In Ebonyi Displaced From Their Homes As Flood Rendered Them Homeless

About 2,500 residents of Amasiri community in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State have been displaced from their homes due to heavy flooding which damaged their houses and properties on Saturday. The rain which fell on Saturday brings serious damage to the inhabitants of Amasiri community as floods covered about a thousand houses and destroyed farmlands and properties worth millions of naira was also destroyed. Ogbonnaya Mbe, who was among the affected people in the region, told news men that

  1 year ago ago
Thousands Of Residents In Ebonyi Displaced From Their Homes As Flood Rendered Them Homeless

HEALTH

Pastor Forced To Drink Gutter Water: Doctors Said I May Become Paralyzed

The pastor of God's Descendant Assembly, Amasiri, Afikpo North Local Government Area, Ebonyi State, named Okochi Obeni , was recently tortured , brutalised and forced by his tormentors to drink water from the gutter , for allegedly criticising the council chairman , Ogbonnaya Oko Enyim . The pastor, who is currently hospitalised , shared his experience. Obeni said he is a social media activist . He said both of them are from Amasiri community that he is the chairman of his local government area . He said as

  1 year ago ago
Pastor Forced To Drink Gutter Water: Doctors Said I May Become Paralyzed