34-year-old bridge collapses in Abia The people of Amamba, Abiriba in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State have cried out to the Federal and state governments to come to save them from suffering which results from the sorry state of the 34-year-old Usumani Bridge. They are unhappy that they could not have access to their...... read more
Soldiers clear Onitsha drainage during heavy downpour Officers and soldiers of 14 Field Engineer Regiment from the 302 Artillery Regiment (General Support) Nigerian Army Onitsha, yesterday defied a heavy downpour and cleared over ten years old blocked erosion drainage system at Park Lane GRA Onitsha, Anambra State.Led by the Commanding Officer of the 14 Field Engineer Regiments, Lt....... read more
Ikpeazu Extols Eze ENweremadu's statesmanship Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has stated that his administration would continue  to create enabling environment for business to thrive in the state. Dr. Ikpeazu stated this during the 2018 Ngwa National Culture Festival Igbaru - Ji  held at Ezeukwu's Palace Ahiaba Okpuala in Isiala Ngwa North LGA of the...... read more
Isuikwuato Gully Erosion: We have not received Ecological fund – Abia state govt   The Abia state government has disclosed that it has not received any ecological fund since the inception of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s administration. Speaking when the Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu paid a visit to the Isuikuwuato gully erosion site on Thursday, the Commisioner for Environment, Dr. Aham Uko, stated that the...... read more
Why I was called 'the dustbin lady' - Amina Mohammed Amina Mohammed, the deputy secretary-general of the United Nations (UN), has disclosed that she was seen as the dustbin lady when President Muhammadu Buhari appointed her as the minister of environment. Speaking at the International Monetary (IMF) and the UN working together conversation on Tuesday, she said the people did not...... read more
Why Ayefele’s radio station was demolished —Alao-Akala A former governor of Oyo State, Otunba Alao Akala, has blamed the demolition of part of Fresh FM structure in Ibadan on a gap in communication between operators of the media outfit and officials of the Oyo State Government. Akala said this while responding to questions from journalists after submitting his...... read more
Abia set to Commence Remediation Work at Isuikwuato Erosion Site   Following the directive of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu dispatching an inter-ministerial team to urgently visit the site of the gully erosion along Isuikwuato-Okigwe federal road, the state Ministry of Environment is set to commence remediation work at the site this weekend. This was revealed by the State Commissioner for Environment, Dr...... read more
Flood displaces 1,200, ravages 400 houses in Plateau, Kano About 200 households with over 1, 200 members have been displaced by flood in Rikkos community of Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State, following a downpour on Sunday afternoon. The Head, Emergency Response Team of the community, Mr Al’Amin Yakubu, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in...... read more
Herdsmen behead Adamawa PDP chairman, flee with head Suspected Fulani herdsmen have beheaded the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in  Bare ward in the Numan Local Government Area, Adamawa State, Charles Chrisanthus, The politician was reportedly killed in the presence of his wife, Dorcas, in his farm on August 29, 2018. The widow of the slain PDP chieftain...... read more
Ooni donates vocational centre to destitute in Abia The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has donated vocational training centre to a rehabilitation home for the destitute people, identified as  So-Said Charity Home in Ubakala, Umuahia South local government area of Abia State, through his Hopes Alive Initiative (HAI).   This is coming barely three weeks after donating a building...... read more
I’ll support female aspirants across party lines — Aisha Buhari Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has promised to support female politicians aspiring for political offices across party lines. According to a statement on Thursday by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the President’s wife spoke while receiving members of a political group, the South-East Women for Buhari, at the Presidential Villa,...... read more
2019: Don't truncate Abia Charter of Equity, Ezeikpe warns politicians One of the surviving founding fathers of Abia State, and the Chairman , Abia State Advisory Council, Ezeogo Dr. Anagha Ezikpe, has advised politicians in the state to respect Abia Charter of Equity. The elder statesman who gave the advice while speaking during the 27th anniversary of the state’s creation held...... read more
My administration does not believe in palliatives and half-measures - Gov. Ikpeazu Abia state Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, on Monday, said that the state government has unwavering commitment to excellence in delivering infrastructural development and does not believe in palliatives and half-measures. Ikpeazu said this during the Abia 27th anniversary celebration tagged “2018 Abia Day” at the International Conference Centre, Umuahia. He reassured Abians...... read more
Biafra: IPOB declares sit-at-home on Sept 14 Following what it described as ethnic and religious persecution, genocide and humiliation of Igbo and Biafran people by the Federal Government, which culminated in the incarceration of 127 women in Owerri prisons, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has declared September 14 as ‘’a day of general strike, mourning and resistance...... read more
Police Impounds Imported Military Uniforms In Aba Abia State Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi, said the police Command has impounded a large quantity of military uniforms, allegedly imported from China. The military uniforms which were illegally brought into the country were stocked at a warehouse in Aba, the commercial hub of the state. Ogbizi said that the owner...... read more
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