Thursday, 2nd December 2021
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Abia State

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.
17 May
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has canvassed decentralisation of the nation’s security architecture and the creation of state police to enable states to tackle their peculiar challenges.
11 May
Following continuous attacks on its facilities, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has summoned a meeting with security agencies next week to find a lasting solution to the disturbing trend.
10 May
Following the collapse of viable businesses after the death of their founders, Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed the convocation of the Aba Business
20 Apr
Two weeks after Imo State security facilities were attacked four times in five days, leading to the unveiling last week of a security outfit in Southeast codenamed Ebube Agu...
14 Apr
Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has canvassed finance intelligence in the Armed Forces training curriculum to enable officers to monitor movement of funds within and outside the country, especially by insurgents.
11 Apr
Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has expressed his administration’s determination to gradually, as soon as funds become available, offset salary arrears of resident doctors...
8 Apr
The Abia State Government said it has shut Union Primary School, Afaraukwu in Umuahia North LGA after explosives were discovered there. Abia commissioner of information John Kalu in a statement said the school was shut down to protect the pupils. Kalu said the “Abia State Government is currently working with relevant security agencies in the…
8 Apr
Abia State government has hinted of plans to seek legislation to implement the 30-year development plan prepared by the Partnership for Initiative in the Niger Delta (PIND).
5 Apr
Chairman/Coordinator of Maduforo Youth Movement (MYM) in Umuahia South Local Council of Abia State, Joshua Ihuoma, has stated that their demand for inclusiveness in governance...


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Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has fixed Dec. 15 to rule on the admissibility of the confessional statement of Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James, who is facing allegations
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The IMF on Thursday urged advanced economies in the G20 to extend and improve its debt relief initiative, warning that many countries face a dire crisis without the help.
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Gambians will go to the polls to pick a president on Saturday, in the first election in the poor West African country since ex-dictator Yahya Jammeh fled into exile.