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Abia State

11 May 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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...
8 Mar 2021
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has commissioned the first Computerised Vehicle Inspection Centre in Abia State, with a charge to the operators...
5 Mar 2021
Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State, Donatus Nwankpa, has urged senators to undertake their national assignments with maturity, seriousness, respect and decorum.
2 Mar 2021
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has described Senator Smart Adeyemi as a mad man looking for rags to pick, hence that he will not join issues with him.
3 Feb 2021
Planned re-arraignment of former governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, before Justice I. E. Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday...


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Jihadist attacks in northern Ivory Coast have ramped up hostility towards the Fulani, a mainly Muslim ethnic group that some accuse of providing the bulk of the raiders. Friction and suspicion are almost palpable in Kafolo, a small town near the border with Burkina Faso where jihadists have struck twice in less than 18 months,…
4 hours ago
The Federal Government, in collaboration with Pan-African Manufacturers Association (PAMA), has announced plans to boost intra-Africa trade currently at 13 per cent, noting that with African Continental Free Trade Agreement...
4 hours ago
There would be dire consequences, the Organised Private Sector (OPS) stated, yesterday, in reaction to Federal Government’s suspension of the planned withdrawal of the subsidy regime announced on Monday.
4 hours ago
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised its forecast on Nigeria’s output growth this year to 2.7 per cent, from 2.6 per cent projected in October.
4 hours ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) risks mass defections if it fails to zone the 2023 presidency to Southern Nigeria, a group, Vanguard for Justice, has warned.