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Speaker Orji, man of justice, equity – Abia women

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Women Leaders in the 17 Local Government Areas of Abia State, on behalf of Women leaders across the 294 electoral wards, paid a solidarity visit to the Speaker, ...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

S-East bizmen blame lull on lack of seaport, multiple taxations

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By Anayo Okoli ENUGU—SOUTH EAST based businessmen, mainly those engaged in import and export, have lamented the lull in their businesses, blaming same on lack of a functional seaport within...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

IGBO: When first becomes last in media ownership in Nigeria

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Why people prefer matters in media than courts— Okonkwo Journalists should maintain integrity—Anyim Udeh By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- THE Igbo have been told to rise up and once more resume...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa submits second batch of commissioner nominees

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has forwarded another set of seven nominees to the state House of Assembly for appointment as commissioners and members of the...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Sanitation: Abia to Wear a New Look – Speaker

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…as Assembly Advises Abians on Proper Disposal of Refuse The Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Orji, has informed members of the Assembly that the Executive Governor...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Abia Assembly’s investigation of agencies not witch-hunt – Speaker

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The Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Orji, has clarified that the current gale of investigations of Departments and Agencies of government by the Assembly is not a...

Tue Jul 9th, 2019     Read More →

Probe c’ttees: Abia House won’t witch-hunt anyone, but…— Majority Leader

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe Majority Leader of Abia State House of Assembly, Chief Solomon Akpulonu, has said the committees set up by the House to investigate some government parastatals, agencies and...

Tue Jul 9th, 2019     Read More →

How my missing phone landed me in trouble with the Army — Lance Cpl Mayowa

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BY UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE, Aba A soldier serving in the Nigerian Army, Lance Corporal Adeniyi Mayowa, has lamented how his phone, which went missing during an operation in Aba, Abia State, landed him...

Sun Jul 7th, 2019     Read More →

DIRECT ALLOCATION:  Hurdles before local councils

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•Undemocratic LGs to know fate Monday •Governors carried out civilian coup against councils – Agbakoba •12 states yet to conduct council polls By Clifford Ndujihe FIVE weeks...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

Abia Assembly commences investigations into AbiaPoly Operations

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Following its resolution of July 2, 2019, the Abia State House of Assembly has commenced investigations into the operations of Abia State Polytechnic with a view to unravelling why the institution...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

Electricity returns to South-East, as EEDC pays TCN N2.433bn

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By Udeme Akpan THERE are indications that electricity consumers will witness full supply in the South-East States of Anambra, Enugu, Imo, Abia and Ebonyi, as Enugu Electricity Distribution...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

Army Day: 2000 Lagos residents get free treatment from Army

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By Esther Onyegbula THE Trade Fair complex, along the Badagry expressway in Lagos, was a beehive of activities as over 2000 residents, comprising pregnant women and nursing mothers, thronged the...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

What the weather will be like on Friday -NiMet

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Abuja – Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted more influx of moisture into the country for Friday. NiMet NiMet`s “Weather Outlook“ on Thursday in Abuja predicted...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Abia Speaker, a Selfless Leader – CUPP

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Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has described the Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Orji, as a selfless leader with capacity to serve meritoriously anywhere...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Area Commander urges DPOs to work with hunters to check kidnapping

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ACP Odion Ekeinde, the Area Commander, Umuahia Central Police Station (CPS), has advised all the Divisional Police Officers to form strong collaboration with hunters in the area to effectively...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →