Ebonyi CP Bursts Crime Syndicate, Intercepts 753 GPMG Bullets

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Ebonyi CP Bursts Crime Syndicate, Intercepts 753 GPMG Bullets           Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force attached to the Ebonyi State Police Command have intercepted 753 live ammunition of General-Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG) concealed in a sac. The ammunition was been transported in a commercial vehicle from Abakaliki, Ebonyi State to Umuahia in Abia State. In a statement signed by Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer, and made available to NAOSRE, the intelligence-driven covert operation, which led to the interception and recovery of the deadly ammunition,…

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Ebonyi Governor Recovers From COVID-19

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Ebonyi Governor Recovers From COVID-19     The Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has recovered and tested negative for COVID-19. The Governor confirmed this in a statement he personally signed on Friday. He disclosed that his daughter and three of his close aides also tested negative for the virus. The governor thanked God for his recovery and the people of the state for their prayers and support. This comes four weeks after they were infected by COVID-19. On July 4, Governor Umahi announced that he, his daughter and aides tested…

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Armed Robbers Attack Bullion Van, Kill Four Policemen In Ebonyi

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Armed Robbers Attack Bullion Van, Kill Four Policemen In Ebonyi     A robbery attack on a bullion van in Ebonyi State has led to the death of four policemen. The Ebonyi State Police Command confirmed the killing of the security officials on Wednesday, hours after the incident occurred. A Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) and the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Loveth Odah, explained that the policemen were escorting the bullion van to one of the first-generation banks along Ogoja Road in Abakaliki, the state capital. She added that they…

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Ebonyi State Governor, Umahi, Test Positive For Coronavirus

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The Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. He and some of his close aides tested positive for the virus after carrying out the coronavirus test, the statement said. Umahi further disclosed that, presently, they are not showing any symptoms but have since isolated, in line with protocols laid down by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The Governor directed the Deputy Governor, Kelechi Igwe, to take over the frontline coordination of the state’s…

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Gov Umahi Shuts Courts As Ebonyi Records First COVID-19 Death

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Gov Umahi Shuts Courts As Ebonyi Records First COVID-19 Death       Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has ordered that all courts be shut immediately. He gave the directive in a broadcast on Friday. The governor announced that Ebonyi has recorded its first COVID-19 death. He described the development as regrettable and saddening. Umahi ordered all staff of the Judiciary in the state to go for COVID-19 testing. On Thursday, Ebonyi recorded 72 new cases of coronavirus.       Source: Daily Post

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