Photo credit : ThisDayLive. Com It's of no surprise that Nigerian politics is getting more interesting day by day, right from when we saw a shocking flip in political dominance back in 2015. When the APC (All Progressive Congress) made our jaws to "drop" as they emerged victorious in both the federal level and even in some states of the country including, Ebonyi State.
The People's Democratic Party, PDP in Ebonyi State has started preparing ahead of the 2023 Guber election in the state. According to Vanguard newspaper, the target of the Ebonyi State chapter of the PDP is to ensure that APC and any candidate incumbent Governor Dave Umahi may put forward will be defeated.
It was reported today that the federal government of Nigeria recently declared the south east region as "red zone," due to high level of insecuriy in the region. The governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi made this disclosure yesterday in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital.
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Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has been chastised by Salihu Tanko Yakasai, a former Special Adviser on Media to Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, for his assertion that the ruling All Progressives Congress will zone the presidency to the South-East geopolitical zone in 2023. If Umahi's motivation for defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressive Congress was for the ruling party to zone the 2023 presidential ticket to the South-East, Yakasai said he would be missing out.
Photo Credit: The Conversation Now the coast is becoming clearer with regards to power rotation in favour of the south within the ruling All Progressive Congress. More of the party chieftains, especially from the north have now come to terms with the reality of the Southern Presidency in 2023.
The establishment of Islamic faith in Igbo Land may be traced back several decades to the efforts of several Igbo Muslim leaders in the region. Ebonyi State is one of the states in the region that is claimed to have a significant number of Igbo Muslims in the entire South-East region, according to reports Sun Newspaper.
(Photos Credit: Google) Two allegedly killed by security operatives as rampaging youths set ablaze council boss’ house Rampaging youths from Ebyia Unuhu community in Abakaliki LGA of Ebonyi State on Monday set ablaze a house belonging to the council chairman, Emmaunel Nwangele for allegedly conniving with Ebubeagu security operative to arrest one of their member, who reportedly died during torturing.
The Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum recently accused the Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi of sabotaging the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections. It should be recalled that the governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi left PDP for APC in 2020, shortly after the 2019 general election.
The current governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi has revealed that Nyesom Wike does not want any Southern Governor to become the next president of Nigeria. According to Dava Umahi, "Southern Governor Forum has declared that 2023 President must come from the south but Nyesom Wike is working against that declaration.
(Photos Credit: Google) Kano emir, Ibrahim Abdulkadir, is dead Ibrahim Abdulkadir, the Emir of Gaya, one of Kano emirates has died after a brief illness, Peoples Gazette has learnt. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Abubakar Ibrahim, the special assistant to Kano State Governor Umar Ganduje on Social Media announced the death on his Facebook page.
The Peoples Democratic Party, Ebonyi State chapter, said it has zoned its governorship ticket to the Abakaliki The state chairman, Fred Udeogu, made it known while speaking with the press in Abakaliki. Mr Fred said that two senatorial zones wil decide for themselves on whether the North or the Central will produce the next governor of the state.
Governor Umahi Of Ebonyi State claims the recent Actions of Indegnous People Of Biafra, shows that the group has been hijacked by crimnals, Kidnappers and Cultist . He made this statement on Tuesday at the Ecumenical center in Abakakili, the Ebonyi state capital when he innuagrated the New South East traditional leaders Council urging them to help Government unite the Igbo indigenes against agitations and agendas that is dividing the Igbo Nation.
The Ebonyi State Commissioner for Capital City and Urban Development, Chief Onyekachi Nwebonyi has stated that Governor Dave Umahi has what it takes to change the present narrative of the country in 2023, stressing that Ebonyi State has the best road infrastructures and highest number of pedestrian bridge in the country due to the tireless effort the Governor placed on transportation.
According to the Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi on Tuesday at the Ecumenical Centre in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi state capital, while inaugurating members of the South-East Traditional Rulers' Council, he claimed that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), led by Nnamdi Kanu, has been hijacked by cultists, abductors, and armed robbers in the society.
For a while now, Southern Governors have continued meeting at intervals to deliberate on issues that are affecting the region as a whole. The governors have often come up with a resolution at the end of every meeting. In most cases, the agreements reached by these Governors have often been in line with the yearnings of their people.
Photo: Dave Umahi, culled from the Tableshakers Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi says the state is not in support of Rivers, Lagos and other states in their moves to collect Value Added Tax. It could be recalled that Rivers State, Lagos State and some states from southern part of the country have insisted that their states will, henceforth, be collecting Value Added Tax (VAT) from their respective states.
The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, has stated that the structure of the sit-at-home order declared by the leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has been hijacked by hoodlums. He made this known today, Tuesday, September 21, 2021, while speaking to the South-East Council of Traditional Rulers, during a meeting at the Christian Ecumenical Centre, Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital.
The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, has spoken about the level of insecurity in the region and the resultant effect of labelling it a 'red zone', by the Federal Government (FG). He was particularly concerned about the federal projects. Governor Umahi made the observation on Tuesday, during the inauguration of the new leadership of the South East Traditional Rulers Council.
According to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi is a self-promoter who is only interested in his own political ambitions. APC National Publicity Secretary Kola Ologbondiyan said in a statement on Saturday that since Governor Umahi joined the party out of personal ambition while still holding the mandate of the PDP in Ebonyi State, he has become pathetically confused and disoriented, having realized that he joined a "one chance" bus with strange and deceitful co-travelers.
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its Governors’ Forum on Saturday said that a decision zoning of political offices would be made by the party at the appropriate time before the party convention, scheduled for Oct 30. The party and its governors’ forum stated this in separate statements issued in Abuja on Saturday in reaction to Gov.