Tag Archives: Enugu

#EndSARS: Mass Protests Continue To Erupt Across Lagos, Enugu, Benue & More

Following yesterday’s candlelight procession held in honour of police violence victims, Nigerians continued their outcry on Saturday demanding that the entire police force be reformed. The #EndSARS protests are fasting spreading across the country as more states have also joined in the movement. On Friday, major districts in Lagos, Abuja, Anambra, Ibadan and more were…

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Flavour, Phyno And Zoro Join First #EndSARS Protest In Enugu | #SARSMustEndNow

After a week-long hiatus, Enugu residents have organized their #EndSARS protest as they gathered early Tuesday morning and marched major streets in the city. The protest came in the wake of the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) with protesters voicing their agitations against police brutality while demanding that the Nigerian Police Force be reformed. According to eye-witnesses,…

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Veteran Actress, Louisa Nwobodo, Is Dead At 78

Veteran Nollywood actress, Louisa Nwobodo has reportedly passed away at the age of 78. According to circulating reports, Nwobodo died on Sunday, September 13, shortly after collapsing in her car at St. Mulumbas Catholic Church in New haven, Enugu. Daily Post also reported that she was rushed to the hospital where she was confirmed dead. Her corpse has been deposited at…

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‘Living In Bondage’ Star Jidekene Achufusi Weds His Girlfriend Chisom: “From Our Mouths To God’s Ears”

Jidekene Achufusi is a married man! The award-winning actor and breakout star of Living in Bondage: Breaking Free, announced Thursday on Instagram that he and his love, Chisom, tied the knot in Enugu state. As seen in the slideshow of romantic photos of the newlyweds, Chisom donned a traditional bridal ensemble, while Jidekene opted for a black long coat styled with Isi-Agu for…

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Over 60 Health Workers Test Positive For COVID-19 In Enugu

72 health care workers have been infected with the noel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19 Iin Enugu, the state’s Ministry of Health confirmed. Dr Ikechukwu Obi, Enugu state Commissioner for health, disclosed this in a statement released today June 26. He said the 72 infected health workers were among a total of 202 that have tested positive…

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Enugu State Records 30 New COVID-19 Cases, Toll Now 174

30 new cases of the novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19 has been recorded in Enugu bringing the total number to 174, Prof. Ikechukwu Obi, the state’s Commissioner for Health, announced in a statement on Thursday. Obi said that the Ministry of Health confirmed the 30 new cases in the update by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control…

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COVID-19: Woman Test Positive After Smuggling Husband’s Corpse Into Enugu

The government of Enugu has recorded three new cases of Coronavirus in the state, according to the Commissioner for Health Obi Emmanuel Ikechukwu. Ikechukwu while lamenting over the continuous violation of the interstate travel ban, said the new cases include a widow from Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of the State who smuggled her late husband’s corpse into Enugu State from Lagos for…

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Three More COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Enugu And Kwara

Enugu State Ministry of Health has confirmed the discharge of a coronavirus patient from treatment and isolation after recovering from the disease. According to LIB, the state commissioner for health, Ike Obi who confirmed that the state has two Coronavirus patients, said one of them was discharged after testing negative. Obi also disclosed that the other…

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Nigeria Confirms 11 New Coronavirus Cases In Lagos, Enugu And Edo Bringing Toll To 81

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria has risen to 81. This was revealed on Friday night. Confirming 11 new cases, NCDC said eight of the cases were discovered in Lagos, while two were discovered in Enugu and one in Edo State. Of the…

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