Isuikwuato gully erosion: Abia govt seeks intervention Abia state government has called on relevant agencies of the federal government to quickly intervene on the Isiukwuato gully erosion site threatens commuters and rural dwellers. The government made the call in a press statement signed by the state commissioner for information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu. According to the statement, the...... read more
Abia is not your private estate, group warns Orji Uzor Kalu An Umuahia-based socio-political association, Odinma Abia, has advised former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, to stop seeing  the state as his private estate that he must conquer once again and determine who governs the state and who does not.In a statement signed by the group’s coordinator, Chijioke Ndukwe and...... read more
Relocate to safer areas, Ikpeazu tells street traders, motorists  ...calls for safety on roads under construction  The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed that all street traders, commercial tricycle (Keke) operators and bus drivers loading along roads under construction relocate immediately to safer designated areas. Dr Ikpeazu who expressed displeasure with the current situation where street traders...... read more
PRESS RELEASE: ESCAPE FROM LAWFUL CUSTODY AND RE-ARREST OF SEN. MELAYE At about 1200Hrs of today Sen. Dino Melaye while in lawful custody of the Nigeria Police Force and being taken for arraignment in Federal High Court Lokoja, from Abuja, escaped from lawful custody when hoodlums and miscreants in Two (2) Toyota Hilux Vehicles blocked the Police vehicle conveying Senator Dino Melaye...... read more
Abia Tele-Medicine Initiative is revolutionary-Ahukannah   Our attention has been drawn to a publication in an online publication, Abia facts news.com by a Dr. Dominic Ugochukwu Nmerengwa on reasons why Governor Okezie Ikpeazu's newest initiative, the Abia Tele-Health Initiative MAY fail. While appreciating his contribution to the discuss, we would not join any issues with him, but rather...... read more
As Sun Newspaper descends into infamy   Our attention was drawn to a front page editorial comment against the Government and people of Abia State published by Sun tabloid on 21st March 2018, with the caption “As Abia descends into rot”. We decided to take some time to find out why a supposed reputable national daily will...... read more
APGA in Abia state driven by a defeatist mentality A wise altruistic elderly man would always advise a man who, instead of using his fist to fight in a duel, resorts to throwing sand, to honorably come out of the ring. The reason is not far-fetched. Any time a man starts throwing sand at his fellow combatant, he has simply...... read more
Senate, Reps agree on adjusted sequence of elections   The senate and House of Representatives committees on electoral matters have agreed on the amended sequence of elections. This will allow the 2019 general election to begin first with national assembly, followed by governorship and state houses of assembly elections with the presidential elections coming last..TVC News National Assembly Correspondent...... read more
Abia Assembly reveals why Chief Judge was suspended   We have read varying reactions to our timely suspension of the Chief Judge of Abia State Hon. Justice Theresa Uzokwe. While we respect all shades of opinion, we want members of the public and particularly Abians to know that while arriving at that decision, we were minded strictly by the...... read more
NNRC Commends Passage of PIGB, Calls on the President to Assent The Nigeria Natural Resource Charter (NNRC), a nongovernmental organization actively engaged in promoting reforms for effective, transparent and accountable management of natural resources for public good, commends the National Assembly for the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). This is as it urges the President to sign the Bill...... read more
Abia CJ Suspension: Applauding Agbazuere's 'Rescue' Pettition Justice Theresa Uzokwe, the suspended Chief Judge of Abia State, is relatively unknown to me. Though I don't fancy Abia judiciary hence it retrogressively reflects the decaying system entrenched in the state by its allied operators, nothing serious about that arm of government in my dear state has ever evoked my...... read more
APC wins all seat in Osun council polls Candidates of the All Progressives Congress have been declared winners of Saturday’s councillorship election held in 389 wards across Osun state. Chairman of the state independent electoral commission, Segun Oladitan made the declaration at the commission’s headquarters in Osogbo.   Oladitan who commended peaceful conduct of the electorate attributed the success...... read more
How Abia state disbursed 3rd Tranche of Paris Club Refund Disbursement of 3rd Tranche of Paris Club Refund by Labour-led CommitteeThe trade unions-dominated Committee on the disbursement of the 3rd tranche of Paris Club Refund to Abia State concluded its work yesterday and shared the funds as follows:Salaries and Pensions: N3.2bInfrastructure projects: N2.5bTotal Received: N5.7bThe portion allocated to the settlement of...... read more
Prison Break: 36 prisoners escape in Akwaibom state At about 1147hrs on Wednesday, 27 December 2017, there was an attack on kitchen staff that were on duty at Ikot Ekpene Prison in Akwa-Ibom State by some prisoners. They seized an axe from fellow inmate attached to the kitchen, inflicting a deep cut to inmates’ head in the process and...... read more
PDP National Convention: Online Media Reports On Metuh False Our attention has been drawn to misleading reports being sponsored in certain online media suggesting that the former National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh was barred from accessing the VIP stand at the party's national convention in Abuja.  This is completely false as the former publicity secretary, who...... read more
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