• Why I Operate From My Private Residence – Abia CJ

    | Leave a comment

    The Abia  State  Chief  Judge,    Justice Theresa Uzoamaka Uzokwe has called on the state government to  provide befitting official residence for   judges in the state  adding that the accommodation   provided for her is in a dilapidated condition. Uzokwe said that the official residence provided for her is in a state of disrepair, which  she said …

    Continue Reading ...
  • Abia Govt To Sanction Doctors Over Private Practice

    | Leave a comment

    As part of efforts to strengthen  health care delivery in Abia State, the state government has  warned medical doctors in her employ who  allegedly abandon their statutory   duties for private practice that those caught would be sanctioned . The commissioner for Health,  D r  John Ahukanna said the ministry was disturbed  by the attitude of …

    Continue Reading ...
  • Okezie Ikpeazu

    Ikpeazu Flags Off 2017 Budget Defence Proposal

    | Leave a comment

    Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia  State has flagged-  off the  defence of 2017  budget proposal by the  ministries,  departments and agencies stating that all of them would be given the opportunity to defend their  inputs. Speaking at the state’s Planning Commission, Umuahia, Ikpeazu said  the approach would make room for sound budget proposal that are…

    Continue Reading ...
  • 14 Die In Abia Auto Crash

    | Leave a comment

    At  least one   female medical  student  has been confirmed dead in  a ghastly accident that involved 13 graduating medical students  of Abia State  University Uturu (ABSU) on    Monday  night along the Port Harcourt –   Enugu express road. The  news  which has   left  the university community in a state of mourning     has been described as  pathetic…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Okezie Ikpeazu

    Think Home, Ikpeazu Tells Igbos In Diaspora

    | Leave a comment

    Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has called on Igbos all over the world to consider coming to invest at home as the only way to fast track the development of Igbo land and the southern zone in general. He said that regional economic integration remains the key to the overall transformation of Nigeria into…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Abia Govt To Modernise Ariaria Intl Market

    | Leave a comment

    As part of efforts to bring Ariaria international Market  in Aba to a standard befitting its status,  Abia state government has set up a committee to oversee the upgrading  of the infrastructural facilities in the market. The committee which is made up of the commissioners for Lands, justice, Works, Industry, Environment, Industry, Housing and Trade…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Okezie Ikpeazu

    Govt Inaugurates Steering Committee On Payroll Management

    | Leave a comment

    Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has inaugurated the Steering Committee  of Abia Workforce Identity Verification Payroll Management System  to work together with the development partner (Zenith bank) in order to eliminate leakages and fraud usually associated with the payroll system. This critical step, according to the governor, is aimed at expanding the Abia economy and…

    Continue Reading ...
  • Okezie Ikpeazu

    Abia Launches Free Meals In Primary Schools

    | Leave a comment

    Abia State governor Okezie Ikpeazu, has flagged off  the “Abia Free  School Meal Initiative” for public  primary schools with a call on affluent  Nigerians  to minimize  waste of food and help  feed the  ordinary child. Governor  Ikpeazu who made the appeal at the launching of the pilot  programme at Ntigha Primary School, Isiala Ngwa  local…

    Continue Reading ...
  • PUPIL

    Australian Educators, Making Abia Primary School Teachers Efficient

    | Leave a comment

    Abia State governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu said recently that he is elated and satisfied with the Precious Kids Education empowerment programme organised by Australian based educators, describing it as bold initiative to train and retrain primary school teachers in Abia State to conform to global standards of teaching. Governor Ikpeazu made this assertion during the…

    Continue Reading ...

Daily Columns