Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Saturday arrested two sons of a former Governor of Abia State, Theodore Orji, The Eagle Online is reporting.
President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State on Friday witnessed the signing of agreement between the Federal Government and Abia State Government on the establishment of Enyimba Economic City in the state.
He added that the friends of the deceased were also taken back into custody to continue with investigation and rule out foul-play.
Ikpeazu gave the commendation in Umuahia during an end-of-year party organised by the Association of Heads of Federal Establishments in Abia.
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over reports of violence in four communities in Biase Local Government Area of Cross River, resulting in loss of lives, injuries and displacement of villagers.
He was reacting to the killing of two suspected robbers by the mob on Wednesday in the state.
The suspects were said to have trailed their victim from a nearby bank and later snatched a bag containing money from him.
Chamberlain Adiaso, the South East Coordinator of the committee. made the promise in Abuja on Wednesday at a stakeholders’ meeting.
The police command in Abia has arrested nine suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra and Biafra Independent Movement.
The Permanent Secretary said this in his opening remark at the commencement of the 10th National Council on Industry, Trade and Investment in Umuahia, Abia State on Tuesday.
Okeiyi-Kalu disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Aba on Tuesday.
A coalition of youth groups in Abia State under the aegis of Abia Youth Coalition Movement has galvanized grassroots support for the senatorial bid of former Abia State Governor and All Progressives Congress candidate for Abia North…
Jatau made the disclosure at the Aba Park, while speaking to drivers at a sensitization programme organized by the State Ministry of Transport, in conjunction with the FRSC, to mark its Safety Week. H
The House of Representatives Committee on Works has attributed the delay in execution of federal roads in the South East to poor funding.