June 14 2024

Confusion as Nnamdi Kanu reportedly escape from DSS facility; facts emerge

FCT, Abuja – It still been reported across all social media, especially Facebook, that leader of Indigenous People of Biafra Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has escaped from the custody of Department of State Service (DSS) in Abuja on Thursday.

“Breaking news: Nnamdi Kanu escapes from DSS custody with case file. “According to reliable sources, Kanu’s escape was executed with meticulous planning and precision, catching the authorities off guard. Details surrounding the escape remain murky, with speculation ranging from insider assistance to external support,” the report read.

So far mainstream media have not reported the alleged escape, casting doubt on the authenticity of the report.

Nnamdi Kanu has been detained in DSS facility since June 2021 when he was unlawfully extradited from Kenya by Nigerian authorities.

Although he has been brought to court multiple times, Federal Government has shown open reluctance to either free him or sentence him over the alleged treasonable felony.

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March 28 2024

Enugu 8th Assembly, Kenneth Eze unveil new plans to tackle food insecurity

Deputy Chief Whip of Enugu State House of Assembly, Princess (Hon.) Obiajulu Ugwu, has unveiled new plans towards tackling food insecurity in the state.

Speaking on Tuesday in event hosted alongside Enugu State Young Farmers Association (ENSFYA), Princess Ugwu who is representing Enugu South Rural Constituency in the 8th Assembly taught, among other things, that the first step was to understand the need to have a farm.

“If we must have a garden, we must (first) become gardeners,” the lawmaker told her elated audience among whom she had earlier distributed over 300 sack of varieties of plants.

Since inception, the administration of Governor Peter Mbah, through various policies, has made farming attractive to young people in the state.

ENSYFA President, Hon. Kenneth Eze, during his speech, extended his appreciation to Governor Mbah and to the entire 8th Assembly.

“It’s indeed remarkable that, perhaps for the first time in our history, that a principal officer in the state Assembly could make herself so accessible to common men in the street.

“We thank you, amiable lawmaker. Please send our greetings to our workaholic governor and to the House. The youths are happy,” Hon. Eze said.

On his part, the youths’ champion shared tones of yam seedlings to a nearly 5,000 farmers.

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February 24 2024

“THERE’S NOTHING I WOULDN’T DO FOR YOUNG FARMERS IN ENUGU,” – UBRU UNVEILS ANOTHER STAGE OF GOVT. INTERVENTION PLAN

Enugu State Commissioner for Agriculture and Agro-Industrialization, Hon. Patrick Ubru, has reassured the youths of the state of the government readiness to fully utilize the young people’s potentials in carrying out most of the programmes in the Ministry.

Ubru said this on Friday when he received the Enugu State Young Farmers Association.

According to him, the administration of Governor Peter Mbah is specially interested in young people who have dropped their ego and are redefining the concept of farming in Enugu.

Reacting to Ubru’s warm reception, the leader of the farmers association and former candidate for Udi local government area Chairmanship, Mr. Kenneth Eze, agreed that Gov. Mbah is sincere in his efforts to revolutionize agriculture through youths’ participation.

“We thank you so much Honourable Commissioner for the warm reception. We thank you more for what you’re already doing through the youths.

“Be rest assured sir that we’re ready to participate fully in achieving the state’s goals and we’ll never let you down,” Eze said.

Mbah-led administration has acquired over 12 million acres of land for agricultural purposes, having already cultivated thousands acres with cash crops.

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