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Abia Govt Bans Styrofoam Foils

Abia Govt Bans Styrofoam Foils

Abia State Ministry of Environment has banned the use of Styrofoam foils, popularly known as ‘Take Away’. The ministry in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Environment, Philemon Ogbonna on Saturday, said the use…

Tribunal Gives Verdict On Suit Challenging Dep Speaker’s Election Victory

Tribunal Gives Verdict On Suit Challenging Dep Speaker’s Election Victory

The National Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, Abia State on Tuesday affirmed the election victory of the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Benjamin Kalu. In its decision, the tribunal’s…

53-Year-Old Woman Fatally Assaulted To Death

53-Year-Old Woman Fatally Assaulted To Death

A 53-year-old Amarachi Nwanozie has been found dead next to her farm in Ngwama village, Isiala Ngwa South LGA of Abia State. Amarachi was found dead two days after her husband, Mr Nwanozie reported her…

Abia Workers To Embark On Indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

Abia Workers To Embark On Indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

The Nigeria Labour Congress  (NLC) Abia State Chapter has announced its move to start an indefinite strike on Tuesday over years of unpaid pensions owed its members by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu-led state government. This was…

Abia: Native Doctor On The Run After Inflicting Machete Injuries On 2 Children

Abia: Native Doctor On The Run After Inflicting Machete Injuries On 2 Children

A native doctor identified as Emea Ibe in Ania, Akanu, Ohafia LGA of Abia State is currently on the run after Inflicting terrible injuries on two children in the community. Emea was accused by the…

2023 Election: Tribunal Dismisses Petition Against Orji Kalu

2023 Election: Tribunal Dismisses Petition Against Orji Kalu

The Abia Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia has dismissed the suit filed against the enate Chief Whip and former governor of the state, Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu.  The petition submitted by John Azubuike and…

Wike, Okowa, Umahi, Matawalle, Others To Get Mansions, Exotic Cars For Retirement

Wike, Okowa, Umahi, Matawalle, Others To Get Mansions, Exotic Cars For Retirement

In less than two months, seventeen state governors will hand over to their successor as the country await the changing over of government at all levels come May 29, 2023. On this day, the President-elect,…

Abuja High Court Vacates Order Freezing Abia Govt’s Account

Abuja High Court Vacates Order Freezing Abia Govt’s Account

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Thursday, 6th April 2023, reversed the order freezing some of the Abia State Government accounts. New Telegraph reports that the court had ordered the freezing of money…

JUST-IN: Man Electrocuted By Transformer In Abia

JUST-IN: Man Electrocuted By Transformer In Abia

A young electrician identified as Allison was electrocuted while trying to connect electricity from a power transformer at Obingwa, Abia State. It was said that Allison’s body was seen dangling lifelessly from a transformer cable…