Monday, 4th December 2023

Okezie Ikpeazu

31 Oct
Abia State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Governor Alex Otti of the Labour Party (LP) to set up independent technical verification panel that will thoroughly investigate his allegation that his predecessor, Okezie Ikpeazu...
29 Oct
The Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (NSBMB) has nominated the immediate past Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, for its legacy award.
19 Oct
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo faction, led by Chidi Ibe, yesterday, called on both the federal and state governments to adopt the security approach of former Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, noting that if properly implemented, it should ensure sustainable security of states...
8 Sep
Former Commissioner for Information in Abia State, John Okiyi Kalu, has urged Governor Alex Otti to take responsibility for his shortcomings. He made the call as the Chief Press Secretary to the former Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, urged Otti to end his blame game against his predecessor. 
23 Jul
Abia State has been declared the winner of the 2022 Gold Badge Award by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) under its Primary Healthcare Under One Roof programme, (PHCUOR).
11 Jul
Governor Alex Otti of Abia State has received, with regret and sadness, news of the death of a former President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Prof Joseph Ogbonnaya Irukwu, who was a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).
29 Jun
Some controversial developments, bordering on finances of Abia State are trailing the exit of former Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu after his eight years in office and the take off of the administration of his successor, Dr. Alex Otti.
16 Jun
The Abia State government has accused the immediate past governor, Okezie Ikpeazu of leaving behind a massive debt of N191, 239,307,593.67 billion for his successor, Alex Otti.
18 May
Eleven years on, Abia State Polytechnic, Aba, held its special combined convocation ceremony, where about 28,000 from 2010 2021 sets graduated. At the special ceremony, outgoing governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, announced the conversion of the polytechnic to university, and a N500 million take-off grant.
15 May
Outgoing Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, and his predecessor, Theodore Orji, at the weekend, engaged in war of words over non-payment of accumulated workers’ salaries.
9 May
The hitherto acting Chief Judge (CJ) of Abia State, Justice Lilian Abai, has been sworn into office in substantive capacity by the state governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, at the Government House, Umuahia.
2 May
Workers in Abia State, under the aegis of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), have tasked the state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, to begin implementation of the just concluded promotions in the state from the April salaries.


Wife of former Ekiti state Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi have emphasised the need for Nigeria to stop fueling practices, beliefs and stereotypes that undermine the physical and emotional well-being of women and girls to combat all forms of Gender Based Violence (GBV).
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The Women for Justice group in Nasarawa State said that they have lost six of their members while participating in the ongoing protest against the Appeal Court verdict that quashed the victory of David Ombugadu.
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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said that Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are very critical to creating wealth, employment and economic prosperity and would play key role in the efforts s to fully restore the country’s economy.
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Three persons have been arrested in Delta State over the killing of a barber following a fight in the deceased shop.
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Nigerian striker Victor Boniface has once again been nominated for the Bundesliga Rookie of the Month Award, making it the fourth consecutive time he has been shortlisted.
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Former campaign spokesman of President Bola Tinubu in the Southeast, Dr. Josef Onoh, has said that it is the turn of Ogui-Nike community and not Enugu-Ngwo, to produce the next chairman of Enugu North local government council, in the February 2024 council elections in Enugu state. Onoh made the disclosure in a meeting he held…
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Renowned singer and entrepreneur Mr Eazi recently revisited the controversy surrounding his 2017 tweet claiming Ghana's influence on Nigerian music. In an episode of the Afrobeats Intelligence Podcast, he shared his perspective on the cancel culture backlash.
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Rizz was named the Word of the Year 2023 by dictionary publisher Oxford University Press (OUP).
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Kaduna State Governor Uba Sani has ordered an immediate investigation into the killing of many villagers following miss target airstrike by the Nigerian Army on Sunday, December 3, 2023.
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  The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has alerted the public to antics of some expelled members of the party trying to discredit its national leader and presidential candidate, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, and Kano State governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf. In a statement on Monday by Ladipo Johnson, on behalf of the NNPP National Working…