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…
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
Udensi made the commitment on Boxing Day while exchanging ideas with the Council of Elders and some eminent citizens shortly after his arrival from a foreign trip on consultations with Abians in the Diaspora
The story of Oluronbi and the Iroko tree shed lights on the desperation of human, the power in the tongue, the sanctity of promise and above all the consequence of deceit.
The Advisory Council Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has resolved to urgently address the funding challenges facing the commission so as to re-position it for better service delivery to the people of the region.
Ahead of the 2015 general elections, a coalition of major pro-democracy groups in Abia State has urged a former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, to contest for Abia North Senatorial seat.
Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State said those who killed the state Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr. Kenneth Nwosu, had also been killed by security operatives in a gun battle near Ikwuano area of the state.
Speaking on behalf of the Abia State Government, the Commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Chief Emmanuel Nwabuko, proposed an increase for states from 26 per cent to 32 per cent