Pipeline explosion victims sue federal government
The victims of the pipeline explosion in Osisioma Ngwa local government area of Abia state, have sued the federal government at the Abia State High court over alleged failure to take care of them.
Abia to pay N30,100 as minimum wage
Abia State government has agreed with labour to pay N30,100 as minimum wage in the state.
Supreme Court upholds governors Ikpeazu, Okowa, Ishaku, Sani’s elections
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the election of governors Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State and Darius Dickson Ishaku of Taraba State, a development that resulted in jubilation to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) camp.
Ikpeazu to build skill acquisition centre in Isiko
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has promised to build a skill acquisition centre in Isiko community within six months, where youths will acquire skills and enhance their employability.
Ikpeazu inaugurates committee on minimum wage
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu at the weekend inaugurated the Joint Negotiation Committee (JNC) on implementation of the new national minimum wage to work...
Orji Uzor Kalu gets 12 years imprisonment
The federal high court in Lagos has sentenced the former governor of Abia State Senator Orji Uzor Kalu to 12 years imprisonment after being found guilty on all the 39-count charges brought against him. He was convicted of N7.65billion fraud perpetuated when he was Abia State governor between 1999 and 2007. Kalu was convicted alongside…
Court convicts Orji Uzor Kalu
The federal high court in Lagos has convicted the former governor of Abia State Senator Orji Uzor Kalu. The court sentenced Kalu to 12 years imprisonment after being found guilty on all the 39-count charges brought against him. He was convicted of N7.65billion fraud perpetuated when he was Abia State governor between 1999 and 2007.…
‘Industrial utilisation of crops inevitable for progress in agric’
True progress in agriculture can be actualised if more farm products are industrially processed and post-harvest losses are minimised.
‘WAD goat can meet protein needs of over 60 million Nigerians’
The government in Nigeria has been urged to boost production of a goat species called West African Dwarf (WAD) for its potentialities to meet the protein demand of over 60 million Nigerians.