Police probe alleged defilement of kid in Abia State
Abia State Commissioner of Police (CP), Mrs. Janet Agbede, has directed the Special Investigation Team of the state Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to investigate
Why identity of Abia Covid-19 patient was made public, by government
Abia state Information Commissioner Chief John Okiyi Kalu has explained that it was due to the public interest generated by the bolting away from an Isolation facility
Reps accuse NDDC of illegal spending, insist on probe
The House of Representatives yesterday described the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) as a “corrupt” agency that had been engaging in “illegal and unauthorised spending”
Abia judiciary trains correctional officers on non-custodian sentence
Abia State Judiciary has trained Correctional Officers on supervision of offenders on non-custodian sentence /community service during the COVID-19 lockdown.
NHRC condemns rising killings, rights violation during lockdown extension
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned rising extra-judicial killings and alleged human rights violation in the last three weeks of lockdown extension in Abuja
Abia begins COVID-19 active case search in 17 LGAs
The Abia Government says it has embarked on active case search in all its 17 local government areas to ensure that cases of COVID-19 and other related diseases are reported timely.
Kidnappers abduct radio presenter, demand N20 million ransom
Kidnappers on Monday night abducted a female on-air presenter, Chinenye Iwuoha, working with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Pacesetter FM, Umuahia, Abia State capital