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Isu community in Arochukwu LGA of Abia State and Utuma community in Cross River State had in recent time clashed over boundary dispute. ... As of the time of filing this report, men of the Nigerian Army and Nigerian police were invited to the scene of the attack, but not much success had so far been ...
The governor of Abia state, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has appointed seasoned writer and columnist, Jude Ndukwe as his Senior Special Assistant, SSA (Media). ... PR/media consultant and political activist is versed in Nigerian politics and has had several of his essays published in various Nigerian newspapers.

The decampees who declared at the PDP Orieakwa square in Abiriba visited the Acting Governor of Abia State, Rt Hon. Sir Ude Oko Chukwu in his ... “We are happy that you have retraced your steps and will ensure that you get all the privileges of membership of the PDP in Abiriba, Abia State and Nigeria.
POLICEMEN at Zone 9 Umuahia, Abia State have begun an investigation into the mob attack on a woman in Amuda community, in Umunneochi Local Council of Abia State, over a claim that her face appeared in ... I am crying out to law-abiding Nigerians and the law enforcement agency to come to my aid.
Abuja — THE House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently deploy soldiers to Isu beachline boundary community in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State to quell the incessant communal clashes between the community and another one in Cross River State.
ABUJA—THE House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently deploy soldiers to Isu beachline boundary community in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State to quell the incessant communal clashes between the community and another one in Cross River State.

Reacting on the alleged invasion of the APC Secretariats, the Abia state chairman of the party, Honorable Donatus Nwamkpa flanked by leaders of the APC in the State, while addressing newsmen, accused Chief Ikechi Emenike and Dr. Emmanuel Ndukwe, both of the chieftains of the party in Abia state of ...
The team, led by the Abia State Commissioner for Housing, James Okpara was hosted by the Lagos State Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. The Abia team toured the Igando Housing Scheme of the Lagos State Government, under the ...
About five hundred members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, from Ndume Ibeku ward in Umuahia north local government area of Abia state have ... former party to APC was borne out of the commitment and determination of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to transform Nigeria, ...
The governor of the state (Abia), seeing that the youth can be empowered through sports, that it can take them out of the streets, gathered the youth and made sure that they are involved in athletics, which they combine with education in order to make them useful to their families, the state and Nigeria.
The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, said primary school enrolment in the state had risen to 303,000 from 11,500 in 2015 when he assumed office. Mr. Ikpeazu said this when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja on Sunday. He attributed the development to the premium ...
How Nigerian can make millions from masquerades – Orji Kalu ... Former Abia State governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, said institutionalising masquerade carnival could be a major revenue earner for Nigerian states. ... It is the same with Durbar festivals in the northern flank of Nigeria,” Kalu stated.
Senior Officers under the Abia State Command of Nigeria Police Force (NPF) have accused the State Police Commissioner, CP, Anthony Ogbizi of attempts to deny them of being promoted by the Police Service Commission (PSC). Some of the senior officers who spoke to reporters in Aba on Wednesday on ...
Also under Ikpeazu's watch, 4 successful kidney transplants vide the collaboration of Abia State Government and the Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia ... Corporate Affairs Commission, Standards Organization of Nigeria, NAFDAC, Federal Inland Revenue Service in the newly commissioned Investment ...
Wema Bank Plc has opened a new branch in Aba, Abia State, in line with its strategic expansion plan following a national licence granted the bank by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in 2015. According to a statement from the lender, the new branch offers the bank the opportunity to strategically target ...
Nwaogu, who is the immediate past state chairman of the institute, said that the Chapter has made substantial achievements since its inception, in spite of its challenges and cited the passage of the Abia State Urban and Regional Planning Board and Town Planning Authority Law 1999 by the State's House ...
Abia Government says it is building a multi-million naira Enyimba Economic City that will industrialise and boost the economy of the state. Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu made this known when he briefed heads of media houses in the state at the Abia Government Lodge, Aba, on Sunday as part of efforts to ...

File photo of Students writing Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Mock Examination, at Mater Dei High School Imiringi in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Saturday (29/4/17). 02352/29/4/2017/Tony Okpu/JAU/NAN ...
One set of modular refinery package shipment has since arrived Nigeria, and after undergoing clearance at customs, would be installed in Delta State; ... in Edo State; the Orie Ukwu Amaoji market road, Isiala Ngwa North LGA, Abia State and the Ashikem-Ufono-Betwaswan road in Obudu, Cross River ...
The goal is to increase coverage of diagnostic, treatment, and referral services for three major causes of childhood mortality (malaria, pneumonia and diarrhea) and therefore, contributing to the reduction of under-five mortality in Nigeria. RAcE is currently being implemented in 15 LGAs in Abia state and 6 ...
Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Abia, Dr Joseph Iloh, said this at the 5th triennial delegates' congress of Abia council of Nigeria Union of ... A large number of Nigerians say they have not gotten their Permanent Voters' Cards. ... 31, 2017 had been produced for most states in the federation.
The athletes to represent the country at the competitions are drawn from, Abia, Imo, Kwara, Delta, Kaduna and Plateau. “The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, has made a positive commitment to ensure Nigeria's participation in the forthcoming international championships in Kampala.
“Many so-called Igbo leaders have occupied many high government positions and appointments; many served as elected governors, state and national assembly members; ... The coalition said it has resolved to support “the continuity of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and Dave Umahi of Abia and Ebonyi States.
The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday sealed a multi-billion naira hotel located along Dozie way junction at Ihie Ndume in Umuahia, Abia State. The hotel, known as Ice Grand Hotels-suites, is said to be belonging to one Kelechi, a Dubai-based businessman.
The Abia State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state of sponsoring, Chief Ikechi Emenike, a suspended member of the party, to cause division in the state leadership of APC. This is coming barely a week after suspected thugs ...
Abia Government said it had developed healthcare prepaid cards to meet the health needs of citizens irrespective of status and location in the state. Called “Tele-Health Initiative'' the state governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, announced while featuring on News Agency Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja that the ...
The Abia State working committee of the All Progressives congress, APC, has announced the suspension of Chief Ikechi Emenike from the party over ... said was to cause crisis in the state chapter of the party, stressing that the decision to suspend the former governorship candidate of the defunct All Nigeria ...
The Deputy Speaker of Abia state House of Assembly, Dr. Cosmos Ndukwe has charged his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to jettison the idea of selfish imposition of candidates as 2019 general election draws close in the interest of the party and the people. Speaking to newsmen on Monday in ...
A Nigerian couple is trending on social media after they reportedly used a tipper to wed in Abia State. The groom, his bride and bridal maids could be seen on top of the tipper as friends and family members tried to take photos of them. The wedding took place over the weekend. Igwe Chukwuemeka ...
The Abia State Government has announced that it will stop depending on allocation from the federal government by the year 2020 as its investments in palm oil ... Abia State's Commissioner for Information, Mr. John Okiyi said this during a chat with the members of the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria ...
The State Commissioner for Information, Mr John Okiyi, made the assertion on Wednesday at an interaction with the members of the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Umuahia. Okiyi said that the present administration had invested heavily in agriculture, especially in oil ...
The last regime in Abia state zoned the Governorship in 2015 to Abia South in the spirit of equity and justice . That also reflected the Abia Charter of Equity..That , to me, was a wise decision which is in the spirit of what Igbos are clamoring for in Nigeria. The current Governor of the state Dr Okezie Ikpeazu is ...
A governorship aspirant and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State, Ambassador Chidike Ukauwa has called on President Muhammadu ... He can't point at anything as projects he has attracted from Abuja to Abia state since he emerged as minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, who has been declared wanted by authorities in Nigeria, is hiding in Ghana together with his wife, ... Nigeria. Since the military raided his home in Aba, Abia state, there has been speculation that he was arrested and might have been killed.
Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe of Abia State, who has been asked by a court to produce Kanu, for whom he stood surety, thinks that the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, who choreographed the python dance, should have been the one to look for Kanu, and not him. Nigerians who wonder why people think it ...
Nation gathered that the contract was given to Phrenemos Intl Ltd and was to be supervised by the current Abia State SSG, Dr. Eme Okoro who is very close to governor Okezie Ikpeazu. Before now there has been news of the SSG mismanagement of financial transactions and requests for kickbacks from ...
A medical student at the Abia State University has committed suicide for alleged academic failure. The young man identified as Chukwudi, who was studying Optometry reportedly took his life over his inability to graduate for two years. Some of his friends took to social media to express shock over ...
The Abia State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) wants the state government to improve on the welfare of workers. State NLC Chairman ... Against the dwindling oil prices that seem to have affected the nation's economy, most states of the federation face the huge task of paying their workers.
His words: “Saturday morning, I heard Abia state government saying on radio that the school feeding programme being handled by the wife of the governor, is the project of the state government. That kind of impression is wrong. Everybody in Nigeria knows that the school feeding programme is the project ...
The youth wing of the All Progressives Congress in Abia State has condemned what it described as the harassment of its party leaders and governorship aspirants by the ruling PDP-led government in the state. The APC Youths said this in a communique signed by the chairman, Prince Abana Abana and ...
Former President, Institute of Charter Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, Mr. Chidi Ajaegbu, has dumped the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Abia state. Ajaegbu, who joined the APC in May 2017, cited the developmental backwardness of the state as one of his ...
“Nigerian government out of desperation to divert attention from relentless criticisms of their role in the massacre of indigenes of Abia State in cold blood and invasion of the home of our leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, which Okezie Ikpeazu and Nnia Nwodo played a major role, quickly decided to use the newly ...
The Abia government and MTN Foundation have struck a partnership to tackle the menace of infant and maternal mortality in the state. ... The other five states captured in the programme, where various projects are either built or renovated to cater for the health needs of mothers and children, are Ogun, Oyo, ...
Another Abia State lawmaker, representing Ohafia north constituency in the Abia State House of Assembly, Mandela Obasi has empowered his constituents with cutlasses and hoes. This is coming barely a week after the senator representing Abia north zone in the National Assembly, Mao Ohuabunwa ...
Days after the wife of the leader of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, told the BBC in an interview that her husband's disappearance will determine the outcome of the upcoming general elections in the country, Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, also went on the same ...
Deputy speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly and the chairman, House Committee on Information, Rt. Hon.Cosmos Ndukwe, on Wednesday said the House would soon pass into law the anti-grazing bill before it. Ndukwe made this known while interacting with newsmen at the Assembly complex in ...
Following the factional crisis rocking the Abia State chapter of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, the National leadership of the party has directed all waring factions to return to status quo. This was disclosed on Saturday by the National deputy Chairman of the party, Engr Uchenna Okogbuo who spoke ...
The police in Abia State, South East Nigeria say it has re-arrested a notorious woman child trafficker in the state, Lilian Achumba, popularly known as Mma. ... The alleged child trafficker is among eighteen other suspects paraded by the state police command in Umuahia over different criminal activities.
In this interview with Chief Correspondent, Edozie Udeze and Correspondent, Ndidi Ukodili, he explains why he wants to govern Abia State. ... equally seen the light at the end of the tunnel and know that the best that can happen to Igbo man as a member of the Nigeria project is to be in mainstream politics.
The commissioner, who said there is available cure for Lassa fever if detected early, and drugs are also available, as the federal government has supplied the state with drugs. On the arrested persons carrying out illegal immunization against “Hepatitis B” in schools in Owerrinta in Isiala Ngwa South LGA, ...


 

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