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Abia State

5 Oct
Students of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State, yesterday, protested against the poor state of the Umuahia/Ikot Ekpene road.
25 Sep
Albert Pike, the late American author, poet and jurist, in one of his dictums, said: “What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others
10 Sep
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, disclosed that the state government has deployed the Abia Youths Road Maintenance Corps (AYRMC) to maintain roads, especially those with potholes
2 Sep
Representative of Umuahia-Ikwuano Constituency in the House of Representatives, Sam Onuigbo, has deplored the slow pace of work on the Umuahia -Ikot Ekpene road, which contract was awarded in 2016.
19 Aug
Piqued by the deteriorating state of Umuahia, the Abia State Capital, an elite group, Umuahia Premier Club, has vowed to reposition the city from its present look as a glorified village to a more befitting status.   To this end, the club has set up a restructuring committee with the National Vice President of the…
30 Jul
Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to consider holding 2023 general elections same day, to reduce cost and rigging.
28 Jul
A member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State, Elder Chibuike Nwokeukwu...
26 Jul
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has said that his posture towards the emergence of his successor in 2023 would be neutrality.
7 Jul
Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has called on the Chairman of Aba South Local Council, Clinton Ebere, and his deputy, Peace Nwobilor, to settle their differences and work amicably or risk removal from office.
14 Jun
The Nigerian Army's high command has dispelled speculations that the army was on a revenge mission following the alleged killing of a soldier. Army spokesman, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima, who dispelled the rumour also, noted that no soldier was killed. Yerima said the "attention of the Nigerian Army was drawn to a story making rounds…
4 Jun
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has faulted the new policy of the National Universities Commission (NUC) that has centralised admission into the institutions...
23 May
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has approved the establishment of two satellite campuses by the State College of Education (Technical), Arochukwu.


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The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has issued a revised international travel protocol into Nigeria, stating that all travelers arriving Nigeria, either vaccinated or unvaccinated...
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Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle and announced the creation of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation.
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A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster
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The present reality of politics in Nigeria indubitably portrays a system that is under siege by the actions, inactions and reactions of the ageing political drivers of this country in policymaking and implementation. The current crop of leaders during the economy of this country is a paradigmatic shift from what was obtainable in the post-colonial…
4 hours ago
Thomas Tuchel has warned Chelsea not to expect an easy ride during a run of fixtures that could boost their Premier League title challenge.