Tag: Abakiliki

Umahi inaugurates women, youth empowerment committee – By Philip Nweze

Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State has set up a 29 man committee to actualize his administration’s programme on women and youth empowerment. Inaugurating the committee headed by the  Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Charles Akpuenika, in  Abakaliki on Tuesday, Engr. Umahi pointed out  that   N130m had  been approved by the   House…

Umahi wants 50% of Abakaliki-Afikpo road completed before June 30 – By Philip Nweze

The construction of the 14-kilometre  failed portion of the Abakaliki-Afikpo road by Ebonyi State Government has reached advance stage. Inspecting the road   at  the Abomege axis on Saturday, Governor David Umahi, directed the contractor handling the project  to ensure the completion of the first phase of seven kilometres   before the end of this month. He expressed…