Ikpeazu challenges new poly rector, Uzodimma urged to reopen schools
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu yesterday told the new Rector of Abia State Polytechnic, Aba, Dr. Okorie Osonwa, to take drastic measures to reposition the institution.
Ikpeazu immortalises late works minister
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu yesterday unveiled a statue of the late Minister of Works in the defunct Eastern Region, Chief Paul Ururuka, built by the state government at Obikabia junction while opening Umuene-Obikabia road.
Why FMC Umuahia can’t be upgraded to teaching hospital yet, by Medical Director
Despite the necessary facilities that are available at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Umuahia, Abia State, the centre cannot be upgraded to a teaching hospital as being canvassed by stakeholders, because it is not part of a university. This was revealed yesterday during the oversight visit of the House of Representatives Committee on Health Institutions…
Abia promises to protect foreign investors, Nigerian employees against racial discrimination
Abia State government has re-assured foreign investors in the state of protection as long as they operate in accordance with extant laws of the country and the state.
FG signs pact with 25 agric entrepreneurs on youth, women training
Abia State chapter of Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprise for Niger Delta (LIFE-ND), yesterday, signed a memorandum of understanding with 25 business owners called Incubators...
Ikpeazu retires education board secretary over illegal recruitments
Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, sent Executive Secretary of the Secondary Education Management Board, Lawrence Ogbonna, who was earlier...
Abia government sacks commissioner, suspends two council chairmen
Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has sacked his Commissioner for Transportation, Ekele Nwaohanmuoh and the Transition Committee Chairman of Umunneochi Council Area, Matthew Ibeh.
SMEs remain pillars of economic development, says commissioner
Onyema Wachuku, has declared that small and medium scale enterprises (SMSEs) remain the pillars of the state’s economic development, as they are capable of generating over N2b monthly.
Hope rises for flood, erosion victims in Abia
Hope, yesterday, rose for Abia residents, whose property are being threatened by flood and gully erosion during an inspection of sites in Isuikwuato Council by officials...