Ebonyi State News

Commissioner orders relocation of abattoir located near cemeteries

The Commissioner for Environment in Ebonyi, Chief Moses Nome, has ordered the relocation of the Abakaliki Central Abbatoir for being close to the cemeteries. He gave the order on Monday in Abakaliki during an inspection visit to the area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the abattoir is surrounded by three cemeteries designated for Christians, Muslims and Pagans.

Nome said that the abattoir’s environment was unhygienic, adding that it was wrong for meat

Ebonyi State News

EMPLOYMENT: Ebonyi Assembly alleges marginalization of indigenes in FG agencies

EBONYI State House of Assembly yesterday raised alarm over alleged lopsided employment of Ebonyi indigenes into federal agencies and parastatals in the state. The House which made the observation during plenary directed the House Committee on Rules and Establishment headed by Hon. Nkemka Onuma representing Afikpo South West constituency of the state to investigate the matter and report to the House.

Moving the motion on matter of urgent public