Everyday News. The Enugu State Deputy Governor, Hon. News. Hon. May 16, 2020. Lockdown: Enugu intercepts over 150 inter-state travellers . As Nigerians continue to … 2 Comments. on. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that Church services will resume in Enugu from May 10, according to the Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN), Enugu State chapter. Published. Nigeria Army at a checkpoint in Nsukka intercepted over 30 vehicles loaded with passengers passing through the state. Lockdown: Enugu State yesterday intercepted travellers who defied interstate lockdown order to enter the state. Lockdown: Enugu goes tough, turns back several motorists. Stats: 781,016 members, 163,668 posts. On their part, the Council Chairmen of Igbo-Eze North and Nsukka LGAs, Hon. Following reports that persons on non-essential duties have continued to traverse the boundaries of Enugu State “with the tacit support of some … The Udenu Council Chairman, Hon. Several private cars and buses irrespective of the occupants except those on emergencies were impounded in the over two hours enforcement compliance exercise in the State. Raphael Ede, Enugu. SHARES. On Tuesday night, the governor had intercepted a trailer load of cattle with 15 men hidden on the floor of the vehicle when he led an enforcement team to monitor compliance with the curfew in the state. Ugwuanyi, … The Enugu State … Emmanuel Uzodinma. Solomon Onah, confirmed the incidents, maintaining that the council is fully mobilized and working round the clock to ensure that the Enugu State Government’s directives on lockdown and that of the Presidency were effectively carried out. Ugwuanyi stated that there was no better way to contain the spread of the virus than for people to abide laid out rules for their containment in the state. News Lockdown: Enugu community complements Gov. 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There is tension in Enugu State on Monday after over 38 criminals reportedly escaped from police custody. Mrs. Cecelia Ezeilo, was at the Enugu-Benue and Enugu-Kogi boundaries, on Tuesday (May 05, 2020), in continuation of the state government’s monitoring of compliance with the directive on total lockdown of land boundaries and inter-state transportation ban, except movement related to essential duties. Date: July 20, 2020, 3:58 am | Search; News Update; NNU Forum; Celebrities; NNU Classified; NNU TV; NNU App; Trending:-Coronavirus; COVID-19; Sponsored. Patrick Omeje respectively, also confirmed that offending vehicles and passengers were intercepted, impounded and turned back to serve as deterrent to those who may want to traverse Enugu State, in violation of the restriction order. 0. That’s all. by Enugu State / Thursday, 30 April 2020 / Published in Enugu State Government. Tomorrow morning, you can look for a way of retrieving your vehicle. Music; Video; Entertainment; NL TV; News; NL Lists; DJ Mix; Talk Zone ; Sports; More . The PUNCH gathered that the inmates were remanded in … Some traders in non-food items in Enugu have switched to foodstuff businesses as the lockdown imposed by the state government to curb the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) persists, the News … Enugu State governor, Rt. In strict adherence to directives of the Enugu State Government closing all land boundaries and inter-state transportation, among other precautionary measures, to contain the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the state, the Nigeria Army, at its checkpoint in Nsukka, intercepted over 30 vehicles loaded with passengers who were passing through the state. Enugu COVID-19 Lockdown: Excitement As Keke Riders Receive Palliatives (Photos) Tricycle (Keke) riders operating in Enugu metropolis, on Monday, received food items donated by the Enugu State Government, in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Tertiary Education Trust (TET) Fund, amid excitement, Igbere TV reports. Speaking on the development, the new Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of Udenu LGA, SP Philip Nwazi, disclosed that some of the violating vehicles were intercepted and impounded in the council area between the hours of 11pm on Tuesday and 3am on Wednesday. Ugwuanyi presents N169.85 billion 2021 budget estimates, Hope for Obinofia community as Gov. Ugwuanyi inaugurates multiple school projects, Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning, Gov. It was this discovery that had kept Ugwuanyi to his toes almost every other night as he traverses the boundaries to ginger the security operatives to live to their responsibilities. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Friday, again led a team to enforce the nationwide lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari. Some of them were also intercepted within council areas in Enugu State. Enugu State governor, Rt. Enugu police on lockdown duty extorting money from us –Residents. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Friday, again led a team to enforce the nationwide lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari. By. More vehicles violating the inter-state transportation ban and the Presidential directive on curfew have been intercepted at the Enugu-Benue and Enugu-Kogi boundaries. Enugu State governor, Rt. In an interaction with the Police Public Relations Officer, Enugu State Command, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, he requested the public to always contact the command’s emergency numbers in the case of any report and complaint, as follows: 08032003702, 08075390883, 08086671202, 08098880172, assuring that he “will always do my best from here”. Similar enforcement operations are going on in other land boundaries in the state, such as the Enugu-Abia boundary, along Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, where vehicles with passengers were intercepted and turned back accordingly. Over 30 vehicles and 150 travellers were intercepted at a military checkpoint near Nsukka as the attempted to enter Enugu state. Daily Post Staff. Enugu government has agreed to lift ban placed on religious and social gatherings. Lockdown: Enugu goes tough, turns back several motorists More vehicles violating the inter-state transportation ban and the Presidential directive on curfew have been intercepted at … Yesterday, a luxury bus with passengers from the Northern part of the country was reported to have been intercepted at Nsukka town by some vigilant youths in the area with the assistance of the military and was consequently escorted out of the state through the Enugu-Benue boundary from where it entered the state. Enugu State government has confirmed three new positive cases of Coronavirus, saying that all the affected persons entered the state illegally during the interstate movement restriction. 0. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Friday, again led a team to enforce the nationwide lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari.Ugwuanyi, who was accompanied by his Deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, warned that the State government w Enugu State Government had closed all land boundaries and inter-state transportation. In strict adherence to directives of the Enugu State Government closing all land boundaries and inter-state transportation, among other precautionary measures, to contain the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the state, the Nigeria Army, at its checkpoint in Nsukka, intercepted over 30 vehicles loaded with passengers who were passing through the state. The intercepted vehicles with passengers coming into Enugu State, mostly from the Northern part of the country, were turned back while those attempting to travel out of the state were impounded at the police stations. VIEWS. Hon. on. Lockdown: Enugu intercepts over 150 inter-state travellers. The PUNCH gathered that the inmates were remanded in the custody of the State … No fewer than 150 travelers have been arrested in Enugu State for defying the government’s lockdown order. Ugwuanyi directs Council Chairmen, Councilors, Neighborhood Watch Groups, Youths, others to man land boundaries. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Friday, again led a team to enforce the nationwide lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari. News. The Governor’s team, which visited most parts of the State capital, intercepted and impounded over 50 vehicles belonging to deviant residents seen driving during the period of the curfew. Residents of Enugu State metropolis on Thursday accused men of the Nigerian police of extortion and intimidation in the guise of enforcing government’s order on lockdown. Several residents had been caught in the curfew enforcement compliance and handed over to the police. COVID-19 lockdown: RATTAWU receives palliatives from Enugu govt …As NUJ package suspended. Ugwuanyi, who was accompanied by his Deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, warned that the State government would not allow anyone violate a presidential order. Ugwuanyi hails IGP Abubakar for additional Police Area Command in Enugu, Gov. Lockdown: Enugu LG boss donates food items to communities, disabled . Ejike Itodo and Hon. COVID-19 lockdown: Gov. Enugu State governor, Rt. There is tension in Enugu State on Monday after over 38 criminals reportedly escaped from police custody. The Governor said the curfew would no doubt help in containing the spread of the coronavirus. Enugu State government has directed a partial and gradual reopening of the Ogbete Main Market on May 4 following the relaxation of the COVID-19 partial lockdown. More vehicles violating the inter-state transportation ban and the Presidential directive on curfew have been intercepted at the Enugu-Benue and Enugu-Kogi boundaries.Some of them were also intercepted within council areas in Enugu State. May 19, 2020. He, however, expressed delight that more residents had abided the curfew order than was seen in the state last Tuesday night. Raphael Ede, EnuguResidents of Enugu State metropolis on Thursday accused men of the Nigerian police of extortion and intimidation in the guise of enforcing government’s order on lockdown.Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi had on March 31 banned all forms of social gathering and close down markets across the 17 Local … The enforcement team which left Enugu government house at about 8.10pm drove through major roads, Bisalla road, old Enugu-Abakaliki road, Trans-Ekulu, Abakpa, Emene and Independence layout among others. News COVID-19 lockdown: RATTAWU receives palliatives in Enugu as govt suspends NUJ package . Ugwuanyi, who was accompanied by his Deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, warned that the State government would not allow anyone violate a presidential order. 0. The DPO further disclosed that, through joint efforts, some of the vehicles were intercepted at the land boundaries while others emerged from the forests in an attempt to beat the restriction order, adding that they were turned back to where they were coming from to serve as deterrent to those who plan to violate governments’ directives on lockdown. Hon. Ugwuanyi inspects erosion-ravaged road. By. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. DAILY POST reports that the exercise was carried out through joint efforts of the security … The trailer, said to be coming from Bauchi State had beaten all security checkpoints on the highways and made its way into the state capital around 9.30pm with men bearing different sizes of bags. 38 inmates remanded in the custody of the Enugu State Police Command for various offences have reportedly escaped from custody on Monday. Yuletide: Gov. Shocked by the development, the governor who had ordered they be brought down expressed worries as to how such a number of people found their way into the State under the pretence of transporting cattle. April 23, 2020. He had however handed them over to the police for further interrogation. Lockdown, Enugu The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, has warned police officers and men to shun unprofessionalism while enforcing restriction orders to … DAILY POST reports that the exercise was carried out through joint efforts of the security agencies, Council Chairmen, youths and Neighborhood Watch Groups in Udenu, Igbo-Eze North and Nsukka Local Government Areas. Ugwuanyi presents N169.85 billion 2021 budget estimates, Nigeria at 60: Gov. Justice Rosemary Dugbo Oghoghorie of the Federal High Court, Enugu, Enugu State, on Tuesday, December 8,… Metro News Security N1.4bn Oil Subsidy Scam: Witness Reveals How Nadabo Energy Boss Used Forged Documents to Defraud FG As the governor personally interrogated and ordered the flattening of vehicle tyres of curfew defaulters, he kept reminding them that “this curfew is in the interest of everybody and I won’t allow you flout it. According to a statement by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Simon Ortuanya, on Friday said the decision was reached after a meeting between the government, traders, and security agencies. They were, however, intercepted by the governor who had defied the heavy rains that night in the state as he led a team to enforcement. During a proper search on the trailer which was intercepted along Emene road, Enugu by the team, the 15 men were found. 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