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Police Corporal Dismissed For Killing Aba Businessman In Abia

Police Corporal Dismissed For Killing Aba Businessman In Abia

A police corporal identify as Obagi Njok who murdered Aba-based businessman Mr Emmanuel Okocha, has been fired. The Abia State Police Command‘s disciplinary team charged him guilty after investigating the incident. New Telegraph reports that…

Army Raids IPOB Camp In Abia, Slain Six

Army Raids IPOB Camp In Abia, Slain Six

The Nigerian Army has confirmed that its troops from Operation UDO KA raided an Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) camp in Igboro Forest, Abia State on Saturday to catch the killers of the five soldiers…

Abducted Abia NIPR Chairman Regain Freedom

Abducted Abia NIPR Chairman Regain Freedom

The abducted Abia State Chairman of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Felix Olunkwa, has been released by his abductors, after spending ten days in captivity. Olunkwa, who is a popular journalist and media…

Minimum Wage: Abia Workers To Join Nationwide Strike Monday

Minimum Wage: Abia Workers To Join Nationwide Strike Monday

The Abia State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has vowed to join the indefinite nationwide strike scheduled for Monday, June 3, 2024, in protest against the government’s refusal to raise the proposed minimum wage from…

REVEALED: Identities Of Soldiers Killed In Abia

REVEALED: Identities Of Soldiers Killed In Abia

Barely two days after the grusome murder of five soliders in Abia State by suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the Defence Headquarters have revealed the identities of the deceased soldiers…

Nigerian Military Mourns Five Soldiers Killed In Abia

Nigerian Military Mourns Five Soldiers Killed In Abia

Following the tragic demise of some soldiers in Aba, Abia State, the Nigerian military on Friday mourned the deaths of five Operation Udoka officers who were killed in action by alleged members of the Indigenous…

JUST-IN: Abia Auto Crash Claims 18 Lives

JUST-IN: Abia Auto Crash Claims 18 Lives

An accident on the Umuahia-Enugu sector of the Port Harcourt Enugu Highway in the early hour of Thursday killed at least 18 people. New Telegraph gathered that the tragic incident occurred at a police roadblock…

My Administration Only Interested In Recovering Looted Funds – Otti

My Administration Only Interested In Recovering Looted Funds – Otti

Abia State Governor, Alex Otti has said his administration is only interested in recovering looted funds and achieving good governance for Abians. Otti stated this at Nvosi during a solidarity visit by various groups and…

Abia Police Speaks On Abduction Of Archbishop, Wife, Son, Others

Abia Police Speaks On Abduction Of Archbishop, Wife, Son, Others

The Abia State Police Command on Sunday clarified that the abduction of Archbishop of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, Bishop Uka Uka Osim, occurred in Anambra State, not Abia. The State Police Public…

Gunmen Abduct Archbishop, Wife, Son, Others In Abia

Gunmen Abduct Archbishop, Wife, Son, Others In Abia

Gunmen have kidnapped a popular Archbishop in Anambra State, Uka Uka Osim of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star in Abia State. Saturday Telegraph gathered that the cleric was kidnapped alongside his wife, Anne…