Ehiemere gave the hint in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Umuahia.
Wike announced in a state broadcast on Tuesday that the curfew, which will take effect from Wednesday night, was necessitated by recent security breaches and deadly attacks.
A market survey conducted by NAN at various wholesale and retail shops in the zone shows that the price of the product has increased almost by double when compared to the price in 2020.
The NBS said this in its “Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) Price Watch for December 2020” released on its website, on Saturday.
Kalu said this while briefing traditional rulers and political stakeholders on his performance in the National Assembly during a town hall meeting/empowerment programme held in Bende, the headquarters of Bende Local Government Area.
The Director of Media and Publicity of the group, Tony Nwachukwu, made the call in a statement issued in Enugu on Thursday.
Ikpeazu made the call on Monday during a town hall meeting organised by the state government in line with the Federal Government’s directive for stakeholders’ meetings in Umuahia.
Kalu, in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria, said that the seaport would drive industrialisation and create jobs for Nigerians.
The commissioner, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Aba, said the warning became necessary following the discovery of some cows infected with the ailment.
Activities resumed in Umuahia, the capital of Abia State, on Friday as government announced relaxation of the lockdown imposed in the state in order to check the spread of the coronavirus.
The Commissioner of Police in Abia, Ene Okon, has confirmed Wednesday’s killing of a Police Officer, Anyanime Udobat, during a gun battle with a kidnap suspect at Arungwa Village, near Aba.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewale, has urged Nigerians to embrace the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund as it would improve primary healthcare service in the country.
The police command in Abia has said that it is not aware of the alleged arrest of a man in unlawful possession of election materials, including written result sheets for the botched presidential and National Assembly elections in Abia.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Abuja for Abia and Imo to deliver the All Progressives Congress Next Level message to the people of the states.
Troops of Operation Egwu Eke III, also known as Operation Python Dance 3, have prevented inter-communal clash between two communities in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia.
Angry youths on Monday barricaded the Umuikaa Junction on the Abia end of the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, protesting the alleged brutality and extortion of from men of the Nigerian Navy in the area.
Chief Johnson Onuigbo, the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Abia, has said that PDP remained the party to beat in the state in 2019.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the exercise took off from the Central Police Station, Umuahia, at about 9 a.m. and moved round the major streets up to Ubakala and Olokoro in Umuahia South Local Government Area back to CPS, via Bende Road.
In areas around Uratta Junction, Ariaria Junction, Tonimas Junction and Flyover Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, some people were seen carrying loads and waiting for vehicles to leave town.
He said: “I shall work with commitment, kindness and always apply the best global practice in dealing with my colleagues, the executive arm and to everyone