Tag Archives: Peter Mbah

Enugu Polls: Lawyers Demand Punishment For Erring Judges, Attorneys

Four days after it requested the Supreme Court to deliver justice, rather than a mere judgment, on the Enugu State gubernatorial election held last March 18, a leading civil society organisation in the Southeast geopolitical zone, Oriental Lawyers for Justice (OLJ) has requested the nation’s highest court to punish both lawyers and judicial officers involved in what it described as ...

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Enugu Gov Election Tribunal Upholds Mbah’s Election

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Enugu State has upheld the election of Governor Peter Mbah of the Peoples Democratic Party in the March 18 governorship election. The three-member panel of the tribunal led by Justice Kudirat Murayo dismissed the petitions of the Labour Party and its candidate, Chijioke Edeoga, insisting that they could not prove their petitions. In ...

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Overhaul DSS Leadership, Enugu Professionals Tell Tinubu, NSA

Following the testimony at the Enugu State Governorship and State House of Assembly Petitions Tribunal by the Deputy Director of the Department of State Security (DSS), Yahaya Isa Mohammed, that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) discharge certificate presented by Peter Mbah, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the March 18 gubernatorial election is valid, the Alliance of Enugu ...

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The Governor Of Enugu State

By Chuks Iloegbunam There is this social media skit on democracy that is forever entertaining. In it, a teacher tells his students that, despite Abraham Lincoln’s classic definition, democracy was actually “the government of some people by some people and for some people.” Government, stressed the teacher, was for those with “bastard money.” He soon proved the point, for the ...

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Mbah Will Dump You Shortly, CSO Warns Ex-Gov Ugwuanyi

A popular civil society organisation in Enugu State, Hill Top United (HTU), has warned the immediate past governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, to be ready to part ways with his successor, Mr Peter Mbah, in the next few weeks. “Ex-Governor Ugwuanyi is no longer relevant to the new governor and, worse, he is fast becoming a liability to the ...

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Insecurity In Enugu: Stakeholders Accuse Mbah Of Illegitimacy

The Enugu State Stakeholders Forum (ESSF) has ascribed the failure of the state government’s cancellation of the Monday sit-at-home order to the lack of legitimacy by the new Peter Mbah government that came into being last May 29. In a statement in Enugu today signed by the ESSF’s leader, Professor Joseph Aneke, and the secretary, Dr Ifeanyi Agbo, the stakeholders ...

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Stay With Your Cardiologist Always, Lagos Doctor Advises Enugu Governor-Elect

A Lagos-based medical practitioner, Dr Charles Offor, has advised the controversial Enugu State governor-elect, Peter Mbah, to always have a cardiologist around him in view of the fortune he has spent on politics and the severe setbacks he has been facing. Things have been going topsy-turvy for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the March 18 gubernatorial election of ...

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Southeast Bishops Declare Enugu Governor-Elect Unfit, Ask Police To Arrest Him For Forgery

Three days after the Southeast Zone of the Network of Evangelical Bishops of Nigeria (NEBN) accused the Enugu state branch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of being composed of “a tiny band of buccaneers” planning to “kidnap the finances of the state”, it has described the party’s gubernatorial candidate in the March 18 election, Peter Mbah, as unfit for ...

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Breaking: INEC Declares PDP’s Peter Mba Winner Of Enugu Gov Poll

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu State, Dr. Peter Mbah, has won the March 18 governorship election in the state. He scored 160,895 votes to defeat his closest rival, Chijioke Edeoga of the Labour Party (LP), who polled 157,552 votes. Frank Nweke Jnr of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) scored 17,983 while Chief Uche Nnaji ...

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