Ebonyi governor sets to appoint 800 new aides

The governor of Ebonyi State ‘’David Umahi’ has announced his plan to appoint 800 new aides, in addition to the 4,000 appointments already made by his administration.

Umahi said this on Monday, 16th September,2019 in Abakaliki when he met with members of the State Executive Council (EXCO), State House of Assembly, Local Government Area (LGA) Chairmen and all the new appointees, among other stakeholders.The governor said that, in spite of an initial 185 Executive Assistants (EAs), Senior Technical Assistants (STAs) and Technical Assistants (TAs), he made an additional 200 similar appointments on Monday.

“Ebonyi governor sets to appoint 800 new aides”

Tribunal Rules as Buhari and Atiku Face Off in Court

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja has delivered its judgement in the case instituted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the outcome of the February 23rd 2019 presidential election.

The Tribunal said that none of the documents tendered by the petitioners was utilised to prove the allegations, such as over-voting.

“Tribunal Rules as Buhari and Atiku Face Off in Court”

Tribunal ruled on Atiku’s petition against Buhari on the 11th of September 2019

The presidential election petition tribunal fixed a date and time for Wednesday 11th September at 9.20 AM to deliver the ruling of the winner of the 2019 presidential election.

In his submission, INEC (Independent National Electoral Commission) lead counsel, Yunus Ustaz Usman (SAN), said that the commision have conducted the February 23rd election in total compliance with the Electoral Act and the petitions can never dislodge that fact.

“Tribunal ruled on Atiku’s petition against Buhari on the 11th of September 2019”