President Buhari is one of Nigeria's best presidents. Buhari's administration has done many notable things for the Igbos, which will be discussed in this article. Image Source: Google The 7 notable things he did for Igbos are listed below. 1: Social programme investment.
Umuahia/Ikot-Ekpene road is a federal road linking two states, Abia state and Akwa Ibom state. The bad condition of the road over the years has become worst. This road crosses the front gate of the federal university, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State.
Popular and flamboyant Nigerian businessman and entrepreneur, Escoba Smith was yesterday, September 16, 2021, conferred with a new Chieftaincy Title. Escoba Smith who is mostly known for his lavish and luxurious lifestyle took to his official Instagram page few hours ago to share photos from the ceremony, which took place in Umuahia, Abia State.
The South-East is gradually becoming an unsecured region due to the activities of criminals in the area. This year, there have been several attacks masterminded by unknown men. In today's article, we'll be looking at two times commercial buses were attacked by armed men in the South-Eastern region of the country this year, and what the government should do.
Following the Monday sit at home order rocking Aba and Umuahia, Abia State government has issued out a fresh warning to citizens and organizations that obeys such law. Abia state government through the commissioner for information, Chief John Okiyi urge parents to ensure children attend school today and take their West African School Certificate Examination (WASCE)
According to Sahara Reporters, The Abia State Police Command has arrested a woman for allegedly dousing her 10-year-old maid with hot water mixed with pepper. (Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters) The command confirmed the arrest of Zazi David who poured hot water on the girl, an orphan because she broke a plate.
President Buhari's visit to Imo State on September 9, 2021 has indeed continue to trend in the minds of all and equally call for celebration and reflection. This has become so because no sitting President in Nigeria has had it rough from the South than the incumbent as he is always wash and dry publicly by the region on his style of leadership.
Every great footballer or prominent personality in the society always has a story to tell, a story that depicts 'Success' doesn't come through over night. From playing on the bumpy pitch of the Umuahia township stadium and Ibeku High School, the then little, Samuel Chukwueze, earlier today featured and scored on his first ever UEFA Champions League debut.
Just seven days after 21 internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys were picked up at their various hideouts in Abia State, another set of 21 internet fraudsters including a lady were again arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a sting operation on Wednesday evening, September 29.
The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital and New Media, Tolu Ogulesi, has shared ten remarkable projects executed by the current administration in the South East region on his Facebook page today, September 9, 2021. Tolu Ogulesi posted the projects amid President Buhari's visit to Imo State to commission some landmark projects executed by Governor Hope Uzodinma.
OPINION: The Alleged Destruction And Burning Of Vehicles By Hoodlums In Anambra State Is Condemnable
According to a report from Daily Post, some people claiming to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, set fire to a tricycle and a bus while enforcing the group's sit-at-home order in commemoration of the invasion of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu's, home in Umuahia on September 14, 2021.
The Court has denied bail to Mrs Ojiugo David Kelechi, who is accused of forcing boiling water down the throat of her 10-year-old house maid, Miss Ifunanya Ede. According to the P.M.EXPRESS, the Abia State High Court in Umuahia denied her bail plea because of the alleged cruel treatment.
An emerging report has it that a Catholic priest, Rev Fr Godfrey Mark Chimezie, of St Theresa’s Parish, Umuahia, Abia State, was on Wednesday morning kidnapped in Umuahia, the Abia State capital Rev Fr Godfrey Mark Chimezie who hails from Enugu State was ordained a priest earlier this year.
Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia defeated highly rated Aba based non-league side Uchecaria FC by a 5 -1 scoreline in a pre-season friendly played at the Okigwe Township Stadium Okigwe Imo State Nigeria. The game which was an early kickoff saw the visiting non-league outfit Uchecaria FC take the lead in the in the 29th minute through Simon Jonah and were able to lead their more illustration opponents through the rest of the first half.
The South Eastern part of Nigeria has been in news for different reasons these past months, with reports of attack on security officers, destruction of properties and kidnap of notable Nigerians in that reason. The Federal and State Governments have been on their toes in ensuring that peace will return to the region.
Abia Warriors has officially announced the signing of former Kwara United sensational midfielder on a two year deal. The midfielder will be with the Umuahia based team till 2023. The experienced attacking midfielder was outstanding throughout last season while with Kwara United. He made the total of 20 appearances for the Harmony boys, both in Aiteo Cup and Nigeria Professional football league.
The Aba Women's riot featured women rebelling against economic and and social political oppression of warrant chiefs in a village known as " Bende " Umuahia and other region of Igbo land as a result of tax imposed on them . Information source : Pulse . ng The indirect rule system in Igbo land involved the appointment of warrant chiefs .
The popular pastor who is know as the founder of life transformation praying ministry, located in Akwakuma, Owerri, Rev Dr Success Emeka was disgraced and also forced to marry the corpse of a dead girl who was said to be his fiancee. This was done due to the fact that he forced the girl to do the abortion in other for him to save his reputation.
Traffic And Indiscipline Management Agency Of Abia State, TIMAAS has set September 1 deadline to commence full implementation of all traffic laws in the state, stating that psychiatric evaluation for serious traffic offences is still in place. This is even as the agency in collaboration with Abia State Ministry of Transport has commenced the installation of signages along major roads in Aba.
Member representing Ikwuano/Umuahia Federal Constituency, Hon. Sam Onuigbo has erected four modern classroom blocks at Community School Ekebebi Oboro, Ikwuano LGA, Abia state, a venue where he and his team were heavily drenched during downpour at the campaign period in 2019, ABN TV reports.