Thursday, 27th January 2022
Breaking News:

Abia State

3 days ago
Organised Labour in Abia State, at the weekend, affirmed that the state government started implementing the N30, 000 National Minimum Wage since 2019.
21 Jan
Abia Freedom Alliance (AFA), an association of concerned Abia technocrats, professionals, businessmen and religious leaders, yesterday, said the state has stagnated and regressed for 23 years under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) government.
13 Jan
Since 1999, the contest over which zone should produce the governor of Abia State has not been as heated as what’s going on now towards 2023.
12 Jan
Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Abia State Governor, Onyebuchi Ememanka, has reacted to rumours of Okezie Ikpeazu’s plan to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
1 Jan
Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, signed into law the state 2022 Appropriation Bill of N147,282,196, 200.00.
31 Dec
Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, said the Southeast should be considered for Nigeria’s presidency in 2023 because of the people’s understanding of the country’s diversity more than other regions.
20 Dec
Two supporters of the former governor of Abia State Senator Orji Uzor Kalu have instituted a suit at the Bauchi State High Court-3, asking the court to compel him to join the 2023 presidential race. The suit was filed by Comrade Aliyu Ladan and Lawan Abdullahi. The plaintiffs, while addressing the press on Sunday, claimed…
13 Dec
Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, ordered petroleum products tanker drivers under the state chapter of the Independent Petroleum Marketers’ Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) to resume distribution of products.
25 Nov
Indication emerged, yesterday, that the Abia State Government may sue the Federal Government to recover the money spent on rehabilitating some federal roads in the state.
24 Oct
The Abia State Government says it is partnering private investors to revitalise the rubber and cocoa plantations at Amaeke and Abam communities and the moribund cashew plantation, all in Umunneochi Local Council of the state.
22 Oct
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has ordered seven corps members deployed in Abia for the Batch ‘B’ Stream 1, 2020/2021, to repeat their service year for various offences.
5 Oct
Students of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State, yesterday, protested against the poor state of the Umuahia/Ikot Ekpene road.


32 mins ago
A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…
4 hours ago
Amid calls for improved budgetary allocation to education by both Federal and state governments, successive administration at all levels in the country have failed to heed the call.
4 hours ago
The controversies surrounding continued payment of fuel subsidy may not have ended as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited, yesterday, presented a bill of N3 trillion for deliberations at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting...
4 hours ago
A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared as unconstitutional the Federal Government’s deduction of funds directly from the Federation Account to fund the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in line with Section 4(1)(a) and (b) of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (Establishment) Act 2019.
4 hours ago
The Chairman, China Africa Business Council (CABC), Chief Dana Chen, has announced that the Chinese government is planning to invest over $300 billion in the African continent over the next three years.