Friday, October 7, 2022

Abia State

September 29, 2022

Remembering social commentator Stanley Nwabia’s death three years after

Mr Nwabia’s death on September 29, 2019 was a rude shock to many Nigerians, especially his over 50,000 Twitter followers.

: Stanley Nwabia
September 24, 2022

Prices of selected food items rose in August: NBS

The South-east region was said to be the most affected by the increase in food prices.

Food stuff (Credit: Ahmed Oluwasanjo/Peoples Gazette)
September 17, 2022

Two years inadequate, abusers should get five years’ jail for violence, discrimination against women: Don

Ms Nworgu-Okonji said that the current provision of two years imprisonment or option of half-a-million naira fine was grossly inadequate.

September 11, 2022

Buhari regime rolls out GEEP for poor, vulnerable Abians

The programme was designed for vulnerable and low-income Nigerians involved in commercial activities.

Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq.
September 2, 2022

Igbos vote for PDP, South-East shouldn’t be marginalised, Governor Ikpeazu says

“We are saying that in the Nigeria of tomorrow, we need to be on the table and not outside,” Governor Okezie Ikpeazu stated.

Okezie Ikpeazu
September 1, 2022

Abia Assembly passes disability bill into law

“I’m confident that it will soon be assented to by the governor and implemented in order to give persons with disabilities a sense of belonging.”

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu
August 31, 2022

Police, SSS abducting innocent Nigerians under Buhari regime, Amnesty International says

“It is unfortunate that the Nigerian government continues to use enforced disappearance as a longstanding tactic to silence critics and instil fear in civilian populations.”

August 30, 2022

NMA threatens Abia quack doctors, begs Ikpeazu to pay 21 months’ salaries

Ikpeazu owes ABSUTH and the Health Management Board 21 months and 11 months of salaries, respectively.

Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria
August 29, 2022

Abia’s Ikpeazu swears in five new perm secs

The governor urged them to abide by their oaths of office and not mix personal interests with official duties.

Okezie Ikpeazu
August 24, 2022

Abia Governorship: Alex Otti unveils 38-year-old as running mate

The Labour Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Abia, Alex Otti, has unveiled his running mate, Ikechukwu Emetu, a 38-year-old engineer.

Alex Otti and Labour Party Logo