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Nkechi Ikpeazu

17 Sep
Women in Abia State have been urged to be resilient and focused in their bid to aid societal development.
2 Sep
Wife of Abia State governor, Dr. Nkechi Ikpeazu, has hailed members of the state House of Assembly for passing the disabilities bill into law.
21 Jun
Nkechi Ikpeazu, wife of the Abia State Governor, has called on the government at all levels and civil society organisations to enlighten the public on the benefits of cycling, noting that the exercise reduces vulnerability to sickness.
12 Mar
Wife of Abia State Governor, Nkechi Ikpeazu, has said the government is working out a gender policy to fight gender discrimination and others in the state.
4 Sep 2021
Wife of Abia State governor Dr. Nkechi Ikpeazu has said that Nigerian women have a lot to learn from the lives of late former Nigeria’s first lady Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi and former first lady
18 Jul 2021
Abia State Governor’s wife, Mrs. Nkechi Ikpeazu has led women groups to the state House of Assembly to canvass for passage of three bills pending before the Assembly.
22 Feb 2021
A teenage girl was at the weekend rescued from the home of her parents where she was locked with chains by the neck and limbs in Umuokoro Obinkita village, Arochukwu area of Abia State.
28 Aug 2020
The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the agency, Col. Muhammad Abdallah (rtd.), said this in Aba, the economic hub of Abia, on Friday during the public destruction of drug exhibits by the Abia office of the agency.
24 Jun 2020
Wife of Abia State Governor, Nkechi Ikpeazu, has canvassed strict enforcement of the state’s law on Sickle Cell Disease (SCD), which imposed sanction on institutions, religious bodies, marriage registries and families that wed couples without confirming their blood groups and genotypes.
27 Jun 2019
Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, Chinedum Orji, has urged for full enforcement of the Abia State Identification Of Blood Group and Genotype Law’ captioned “Abia State Law No 5 of 2018”, which among others, mandate that peoples blood group.......
1 Jul 2018
Abia State governor’s wife, Nkechi Ikpeazu, has condemned the deteriorating state of value systems and moral compasses, which previously guaranteed stable and harmonious society.
23 Feb 2018
The Abia government and MTN Foundation have struck a partnership to tackle the menace of infant and maternal mortality in the state.Announcing the partnership recently during the MTNF Yellow Heart Health Forum in Umuahia, the telecommunications giant reiterated its commitment to the crusade by increasing the level.....


President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Kaduna charged the military to replicate the successes recorded against insurgency in the North East in other parts of the country. President Buhari who was the Reviewing Officer during the Passing Out Parade of 69 Regular Course of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) attributed the successes to the acquisitions…
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Exhausted and caked in mud, Ukrainian paratroopers fly their blue and yellow national flag from tanks, fresh from recapturing the strategic city of Lyman from the Russians. Painted on the front and rear of the tanks are large white crosses, the emblem adopted by the Ukrainian army for their blistering counter-offensive which has seen Kyiv…
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Iranian state television aired Thursday what it said were "confessions" by a French couple arrested five months ago, a move the government in Paris condemned as "shameful, revolting and unacceptable". The French man and woman were arrested in May when Iran was the scene of demonstrations by teachers demanding pay rises and calling for the…
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Accusing asylum seekers of "abusing the system" and urging the need to "take back control", the UK government is once again talking tough on immigration. But its latest pledge to reduce crossings from northern France in small boats comes with a blatant promise to defy international conventions. "It's not racist for anyone... to want to…
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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 Northern States and Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Government of using hunger and poverty as weapons against Nigerians, on the heels of conducting 2023 General elections. Northern leaders of CAN made the accusation against the Government, led by…