Justifying the place of Equity in 2019 Guber race in Abia ~ Chief Isaac Ogbonna An American singer songwriter Isaac Hayes was more than being philosophical when he said if you enjoy the fragrance of a rose, you must accept the thorns which it bears. Hayes was just saying the obvious on the existence of a price to pay for every successful endeavor. Having gone through...... read more
Abia State: Between APGA and the Deceptive Consolation of Hired Mourners It was with great consolation that we read the banal tirade of Rev Augustine Ehiemere, the Abia State APGA chairman, in a press release he titled, “APGA ACCESS THE LIVING IN ABIA-CONSOLE ABIA CITIZENS”, whatever that means.Abians are consoled because before now, we had thought that the propaganda/falsehood machinery of Alex...... read more
Kanu, Biafra, Buhari and The Igbos Exactly one year today, the Nigerian President and Commander-In-Chief, President Muhammadu Buhari sent in his soldiers into the family house of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in a murderous raid. Hundreds of unarmed youths were killed in cold blood. Dozens were injured. Some were drowned in...... read more
"Are Nigerian youths truly ready to run or just ranting?'' - Dele Momodu asks in new article Publisher, Dele Momodu in his new article, The Pendulum, ponders on the sincerity of Nigerians demanding to be part of the political space and clamoring for political offices.   In his piece, Momodu said many Nigerian youths have lost it. According to him ''The only form of expression they love and enjoy is to hide behind...... read more
Abia: Between TA Orji And Alex Otti By Eddie Onuzuruike Mr Chuks Akammadu on Saturday, September 1, Thisday Newspaper, page 12, demonstrated that some people can hate with vigour, they are so insatiable and will never change no matter your efforts to please them. Chuks painted Alex Otti in bright colours extoling his reloaded guber quest, captured in...... read more
Leadership Success in Abia State   By Jude Ndukwe Let me state it from the outset that this piece is a direct response to the one written by one Chinedu O. Nwosu which he mischievously titled “Leadership Failure in Abia State”. Ordinarily, seeing that the piece was full of falsehood and deliberate manipulation of facts, it...... read more
Governor Ikpeazu’s MSME narrative THOUGH he died unsung,  Pa Ichiogu   Ikpeazu, the great Umuobiakwa   goldsmith, still lives on. Exceptional genes do not die. He produced a teacher, Nwaon­o (nono)   and the teacher produced another teacher, Okezie.Call it a coincidence but I call it providence! There is, indeed, a   spiral link   between...... read more
Still on Alex Otti and the Politics of Blood(y) Tonic “The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity” -André Gide In his recent piece titled “The Politics of Blood(y) Tonic”, Alex Otti, the failed gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, at the 2015 governorship election in Abia State,...... read more
TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY AS PANACEA FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE: THE IKPEAZU EXAMPLE   There is a need to realise the ideals of good governance which are characterized by participation, consensus, accountability, transparency, responsiveness, effectiveness, equity and rule of law. Good governance ensures that the people at large have a stake in the affairs of their state and do not feel excluded from the...... read more
OPINION: ALEX OTTI IS A POLITICALLY BARREN & WISHFUL THINKER. The scourge of the Nigerian political space, has been the unbridled intrusion and emergence of uncongenial aspirants, who pretend to be endowed with the breast plate of political righteousness to ‘save’ the Republic or state. They huff and puff about some imaginary pie in the sky or dubious low hanging fruits,...... read more
HAS ORJI UZOR KALU APOLOGIZED TO ABIANS? - Ikechukwu Iroha I read the news article credited to the former Governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, wherein he accused the incumbent Governor of Abia State Dr.Okezie Ikpeazu of not being in charge of his government. OUK went ahead to mention that Ikpeazu still pays attention to Chief T.A.Orji who influences...... read more
Re: Abia State: Enough is Enough - Jude Ndukwe It was with my sincerest sympathies and pity for Alex Otti that I read his infantile tirade against the governor, the government and the good people of Abia State, which he disguised as a speech of intent for his 2019 governorship ambition in Abia State. Reading through the speech, one can...... read more
X-raying the Performance of Gov. Ikpeazu in Agriculture Changing the present economic landscape in the country requires a leadership that is proactive; a leadership that understands the dynamics of change and can formulate responsive actions to deliver a sustainable development. To this end, the governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has taken the bull by the horn by...... read more
Alex Otti and his uninformed minions are same After reading the predictable response of the minions of the defeated 2015 APGA candidate in Abia State to the factual take down of their Principal by Abia State Commissioner of Information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, in his well articulated piece titled “Fact Speaks for Itself”, it dawned on me that Otti...... read more
Periscoping Ikpeazu’s New Enyimba City-Ebere Uzoukwa After decades of neglect Aba, the famous Enyimba City and – an economic nexus of the Nigerian nation and entrepreneurial hub of the South-East and South-South – is deservedly getting a prioritised attention under Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State. The governor, in a rare display of vision, had undertaken the...... read more
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