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I’ll renounce my citizenship, lecturer threatens

A lecturer at the Department of Ceramics and Glass Technology, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Mr. Victor Koreyo, has declared his intention to renounce his Nigerian citizenship for what he called ‘social injustice.’ Koreyo in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, said he was demoted for a […]

Lecturers, management clash over indefinite strike at Akanu Ibiam Poly

• Unwana FEDPOLY’s unending face-off Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki The five weeks old face-off between the management of Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has taken a new dimension. The management of the institution on Friday, March 9, announced the…

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IFAD—VCDP to expand scope of operation to Ebonyi

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)—assisted Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP), has said that the expansion of its scope of operation to Ebonyi was visible.

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Ohanaeze laments poor FG’s presence in Igboland

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo yesterday lamented the poor federal industrial presence in Igbo land in general and the South East in particular. The group noted that there is virtually no federal establshment to provide jobs for the teeming youths of the zone.

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Ebonyi govt builds road for Akanu Ibiam 23 years after death

Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki Unwana, the country home of the former Governor of the defunct Eastern Region, Dr Akanu Ibiam, was agog recently. The excitement came about following a ceremony staged in the community to flag off the reconstruction work on the 1.7km Afikpo-Unwana road. The road, according to the people of Unwana, was first constructed…

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