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What Gov. Ugwuanyi said as he begins second term in Enugu



Senator Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State was confirmed for a second term in office on Wednesday, guaranteeing the general population of the express that his new organization will keep on the structure on the firm establishment it has laid following its four-point plan.

The Governor guaranteed that the following four years would observer enormous arrangement of assets to further cause advancement at the rustic territories.

Gov. Ugwuanyi, who went with to the service by his significant other, Monica, tended to the related group of onlookers and offered thanks to God for his effortlessness and the general population of the state for their “mind-boggling order and unlimited love, generosity, feeling of equity and value, and unrivaled promise to the harmony, great administration and improvement of our state”.

He guaranteed that his organization would keep on shutting the hole between the hinterlands and urban territories.

The occasion was graced by Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, who was spoken to by his agent, Dr. Nkem Okeke and striking pioneers of the state, for example, the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu; the Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt.

Hon. Edward Ubosi; previous Governors Okwesilieze Nwodo and Senator Dr. Chimaroke Nnamani; former Military Administrators of old Anambra State and Imo State, Rear Admiral Allison Madueke and Commodore James Aneke; former Inspector General of Police, Ogbonnia Onovo; previous appointee governors, over a significant time span individuals from the State and National Assemblies, Enugu State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Barr. Ben Nwoye, among others.


The representative depicted the introduction as a start of another promising adventure to a superior and more prominent Enugu State.

He included that “it means recharging of the implicit understanding between my unassuming self and the great individuals of Enugu State.” His delegate, Hon. Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo was additionally confirmed as the Deputy Governor of the State.

Portraying the milestone accomplishments of his organization over the most recent four years, Gov. Ugwuanyi reviewed “the desperate money related standpoint of the State when we mounted the seat of authority in 2015”, expressing that “it was one portrayed by dove designations from the inside, high obligation profile, and overwhelming pay rates and benefits unpaid debts”.

He in this manner unveiled that his organization had the option to surmount the difficulties of lean assets and a national financial retreat “by sheer faith in the wonder of five portions and two fish and by putting forth a concentrated effort to legit and reasonable administration of assets.”

The representative included that his legislature raised Enugu to one of only a handful couple of most dissolvable States, with the State’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) hitting its most elevated imprint in a single year since 1999.

“Recently, the Nigeria Extractives Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) named Enugu State as one of the eight monetarily stable States,” Gov. Ugwuanyi uncovered, recommitting himself to principles that will prompt separating of all hindrances to legitimate, proper, and individuals situated authority.

As per him, “our legislature will keep on actualizing creative thoughts, layouts, and procedures that will further prepare assets to address our improvement needs. We will enhance oversight and changes to decrease the expense of administration to convey satisfaction and vote based system profits to the general population of Enugu State”.

On harmony and security, the representative underlined their significance as the establishments of any advancement and the best motivators for speculation and expressed that the state government has put vigorously in verifying lives and property, which brought about the state’s evaluating as a standout amongst the quietest and secure countries in the nation, saying that his organization stays “focused on supporting the flourishing friendship and security in our state”.

On framework, Gov. Ugwuanyi said that his organization had found a way to change the scene of the state through enormous streets development and recovery both in urban and country zones, with regards to its guarantee to make new urban communities and decongest Enugu city.

“Having embraced major infrastructural recharging ventures in our first term, we are set out to return to some surrendered yet key tasks that will increase the value of our kin. Work is as of now in progress at the Enugu International Conference Center to take advantage of the extraordinary social and financial guarantees it holds for our kin and merge Enugu’s place as a favored the travel industry goal and home to Ndigbo and all children and little girls of the outdated Eastern Region”, he included.

Announcing the express government’s help for neighborhood government self-sufficiency and each established advance to fortify it as a third level of government, Gov. Ugwuanyi prompted “each basic player in neighborhood government to remain or live in his or her particular space to advance compelling nearby organization and improvement.”

Valuing the veritable commitments of the standard administration as the motor room of any legislature, the senator called attention to that the administration has kept confidence with Enugu State laborers and not just pays compensations on 23rd of consistently yet, in addition, pays the 13thmonth, focusing on that “in the following four years, our common administration will be additionally changed and reinforced to give choice administration practically identical to and conceivably superior to the private area”.

The senator similarly guaranteed to proceed and unite on the accomplishments his organization has recorded in different areas of advancement, for example, instruction, wellbeing, legal executive changes, youth strengthening, water supply, speculation drive, sports, and so forth, to further improve the expectation for everyday comforts of the general population of Enugu State, saying: “I remain before you today with a restored quality as I set out on this last lap of my voyage as your Governor”.

His words: “My group and I will keep on depending on your supplications at all times. With your prayers and holy messengers driving the way, every mountain will be broken, each valley will be filled, warped ideas will be made straight, and every harsh part will be smoothened to guarantee the continuation of proper administration and conveyance of majority rules system profits in Enugu State.

“On my part, I will continuously endeavor to make our State a fortress of harmony and general administration. Enugu State is one major family, and nobody will be deserted. Legislative issues are finished, the administration takes the middle stage, and all hands are urged to come on deck independent of age, party connection, and economic wellbeing to make Enugu State more noteworthy.

“We are available to thoughts that will increase the value of the lives of our kin. There is work to be done, and we need suitable individuals to carry out the responsibility. I welcome all of you from every political partition and shades of assessment. Give us a chance to hold hands and complete the work.”

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Buhari approves new appointment




President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel




The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths




After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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