Latest News, Events and Happenings in Abiahttp://news.bestnaira.com/Latest News.en-usFulani Herdsmen: Orji Kalu reacts, says he’s quoted out of contexthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/fulani-herdsmen-orji-kalu-reacts-says-hes-quoted-out-of-contexthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/fulani-herdsmen-orji-kalu-reacts-says-hes-quoted-out-of-contextUMUAHIA&mdash;The former Abia State governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu yesterday denied alleged media report in which he was quoted as saying that &ldquo;those killing Nigerians are not Fulani herdsmen.&rdquo;He was quoted to have said while addressing n <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Absence of witness stalls Kalu’s trialhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/absence-of-witness-stalls-kalus-trialhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/absence-of-witness-stalls-kalus-trialThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that a prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of a former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, was evading appearance.Orji Uzor KaluKalu was arraign <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Oilserv donates 66kVA generating set to Mopol 25, Azuminihttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/oilserv-donates-66kva-generating-set-to-mopol-25-azuminihttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/oilserv-donates-66kva-generating-set-to-mopol-25-azuminiAs part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, Oilserv Limited, has donated a 66KVA generating set to the MOPOL 25, Azumini in Ukwa West Local Government Area of Abia State.The generator which was officially presented on Friday, January 5, 2018, wi <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 MASSOB praises Obiano, Ikpeazu for rejecting grazing colonies for herdsmenhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/massob-praises-obiano-ikpeazu-for-rejecting-grazing-colonies-for-herdsmenhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/massob-praises-obiano-ikpeazu-for-rejecting-grazing-colonies-for-herdsmenNNEWI&mdash;THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign state of Biafra, MASSOB, has expressed delight over the positions of Anambra and Abia states governments on the Federal Government&rsquo;s alleged plan to establish grazing colonies fo <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 SNG provides gas to 90 industrial customers in Ogun, Rivers, Abia states – Reporthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/sng-provides-gas-to-90-industrial-customers-in-ogun-rivers-abia-states-reporthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/sng-provides-gas-to-90-industrial-customers-in-ogun-rivers-abia-states-reportBy Udeme AkpanShell Nigeria Gas, SNG, has provided natural gas to about 90 industrial customers in Ogun, Rivers and Abia states, thus boosting socio-economic development in Nigeria. Wapco gas facilityThe company disclosed in its report obtained by <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Okorocha laments killings by terrorists, herdsmenhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/okorocha-laments-killings-by-terrorists-herdsmenhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/okorocha-laments-killings-by-terrorists-herdsmenBy Anayo Okoli, Chinonso Alozie &amp; Chimaobi NwaiwuOWERRI&mdash; IMO State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, lamented the unchecked killings by herdsmen, saying that Nigeria had been bedeviled by the menace of terrorism and herdsmen killings, <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Petrol, kerosene record double digit price increase in December — NBShttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/petrol-kerosene-record-double-digit-price-increase-in-december-nbshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/petrol-kerosene-record-double-digit-price-increase-in-december-nbsThe average price of Premium Motor Spirit , commonly called petrol, increased by 17.98 percent, month-on-month , even as the average price per litre paid by consumers for Kerosene jumped by 22.5 percent year-on-year in December. fuel-pumpT <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Stop work in states owing salary – NUThttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/stop-work-in-states-owing-salary-nuthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/stop-work-in-states-owing-salary-nutThe Nigeria Union of Teachers has restated its position that the teachers in 10 states that are still owing salary arrears should not resume work until all arrears were paid.Dr Mike Ike-Ene, General-Secretary of the union, spoke on the directi <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 NUT directs members not to resume schools in states owing salary arrearshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/nut-directs-members-not-to-resume-schools-in-states-owing-salary-arrearshttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/nut-directs-members-not-to-resume-schools-in-states-owing-salary-arrearsThe Nigeria Union of Teachers has restated its position that the teachers in 10 states that are still owing salary arrears should not resume work until all arrears were paid.Dr Mike Ike-Ene, General-Secretary of the union, spoke on the directi <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 NYSC suspends orientation course in Benuehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/nysc-suspends-orientation-course-in-benuehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/nysc-suspends-orientation-course-in-benueAbuja &#8211; The National Youth Service Corps says the 2017 Batch &lsquo;B&rsquo; stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till further notice.President Buhari receives Daura National <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 This govt thrives on lies, propaganda — Abaribehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/this-govt-thrives-on-lies-propaganda-abaribehttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/this-govt-thrives-on-lies-propaganda-abaribeSenator Enyinnaya Harcourt Abaribe is the Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy. He is also the Chairman, South-East caucus in the Senate. First elected in 2007 by his people of Abia South Senatorial, Abaribe, who is c <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 PDP youths endorse Ikpeazu for second termhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/pdp-youths-endorse-ikpeazu-for-second-termhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/pdp-youths-endorse-ikpeazu-for-second-termBy Anayo OkoliUMUAHIA&mdash;THE Ikwuano/Umuahia PDP Youth Forum, has endorsed Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, for second term in 2019, saying he has shown that he has the interest of youths at heart. IkpeazuThe Forum also endorsed Senator Th <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 We’ve not sacked poly workers — Abia Govthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/weve-not-sacked-poly-workers-abia-govthttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/weve-not-sacked-poly-workers-abia-govt&#8230;Says govt auditing poly staffBy Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA&mdash;ABIA State Government, weekend, said that it had not sacked any staff of the Abia State Polytechnic, but in total support of the ongoing staff audit aimed at sanitising and re- positio <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Match Day 1 results in NPFLhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/match-day-1-results-in-npflhttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/match-day-1-results-in-npflFollowing are the results of Match Day 1 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League which got underway this weekend:Played on Sunday: Kwara United 0-2 Niger TornadoesFC IfeanyiUbah 2-1 Yobe StarsWikki Tourists 1-0 Go Rou <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 14 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Killings have nothing to do with Buhari being Fulani- Femi Adesinahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/killings-have-nothing-to-do-with-buhari-being-fulani-femi-adesinahttp://news.bestnaira.com/posts/view/killings-have-nothing-to-do-with-buhari-being-fulani-femi-adesina&bull;Explains why president was reluctant to deploy troops &bull;On 2019: He will soon decide whether to run or notBy Levinus Nwabughiogu The mood of President Muhammadu Buhari when the news of the new year day bloody attacks on Benue State filtere <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 14 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100