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2019: Presidential Support Committee assures victory for Muhammadu Buhari in South-East

The Presidential Support Committee in South-East has assured President Muhammadu Buhari of victory in the region, in the 2019 presidential election.

Police arraign 51 adherents of Judaism in Abia for terrorism, felony

No fewer than 51 adherents of Judaism, comprising 10 females and 41 males who arrested in Umuahia, Abia State, were yesterday arraigned before an Umuahia Magistrate’s Court.

Police arrest 51 suspected IPOB members in Abia

The Police in Abia State on Wednesday arrested 51 persons suspected to be members of proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) but operating as members of “Judaism’’, in Umuahia.
Chris Ezike

CP: No Chinese was caught with human parts in Abia

The Abia State Police Command has dismissed a trending video in the social media showing some unnamed Chinese said to have been arrested in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, with 15 human heads, saying no such thing happened.
Chris Ezike

Abia CP: Police investigating drowned man case

The Police Commissioner in Abia, Mr Chris Ezike on Wednesday said that the command was still investigating the case of the drowned man at a swimming pool.

Okezie Ikpeazu commends federal government for fast tracking transformation in Abia

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia on Wednesday commended the federal establishments in Abia for fast tracking socioeconomic transformation in the state.
Okechukwu Enelamah

Okechukwu Enelamah calls for collaboration of states, LGAs on ease of doing business

The minister of industry, trade and investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, has said the current administration believes a conducive business environment is crucial to achieving the government’s diversification agenda.
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Britain: We’ll not interfere in Nigeria election

The British Government has said it would not interfere in Nigeria’s 2019 general election. Britain, however, urged the Nigerian Government and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure that free, fair, credible and violent free election is conducted.

Police arrest 9 suspected IPOB/MASSOB members in Abia

The police command in Abia has arrested nine suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and Biafra Independent Movement (BIM).

Igbos urged to ignore IPOB’s call for election boycott in 2019

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Umuahia, the Most Rev. Lucius Ugorji, has expressed concern over the call by the Indigenous People of Biafra on the South East to boycott the 2019 general elections.
Lucius Ugorji

Catholic bishop decries IPOB’s call for boycott of 2019 polls

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Umuahia, the Most Rev. Lucius Ugorji, has expressed concern over the call by IPOB on the South-East to boycott the 2019 general elections.
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Abdullahi Biffo: Sheriff Bashir’s switch will improve Katsina United attack

Katsina United head coach Abdullahi Biffo has pointed out that the acquisition of Sheriff Bashir is expected to add new innovations to his team’s attack ahead of hostilities in the 2018-19 season.

NAPTIP warn against illegal adoption of children

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has warned Nigerians against the illegal adoption of children.
Sheriff Bashir (Middle) has joined Katsina United on a 3-year contract from Abia Warriors

Abia Warriors winger Sheriff Bashir joins Katsina United

Katsina United have completed the signing of former Abia Warriors winger Sheriff Bashir ahead of the new season.
Babatunde Fashola being shown progress of work on Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway in May 2018

House of Reps applaud work on Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway

Mr Kannike Abubakar, Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Works, said members were satisfied with the quality of work in the rehabilitation of Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway.

Education secretaries laud Okezie Ikpeazu for paying primary school teachers

Local Government Education Secretaries in Abia State have applauded the state governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, for paying salary of primary school teachers in the state to date.

Okezie Ikpeazu inaugurates ‘Ember Months Safety Week’ campaign

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia on Wednesday inaugurated the 2018 “Ember Months Safety Week’’ campaign aimed at educating road users on the need to be disciplined and responsible.

Abia, Imo hold joint valedictory court session for late Justice Uche

The Abia and Imo judiciary on Friday in Umuahia held a joint valedictory court session in honour of the first female judge in the old Imo and Abia, late Justice Ijeoma Uche.

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Nigerian Air Force confirms killing of ex-CDS Alex Badeh

The Nigerian Air Force has confirmed the killing of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh.

Ex-CDS Alex Badeh assassinated by unknown gunmen

A former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, has been assassinated by unknown gunmen

Ex-Donald Trump adviser Michael Flynn to be sentenced for lying to FBI

He is to be sentenced for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation in a case stemming from the investigation into possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign team and Russia in 2016 election-run-up.
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Strike: Presidency, lawmakers insist Muhammadu Buhari will present 2019 budget on Wednesday

The Presidency and federal lawmakers have insisted that the presentation of the 2019 budget presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari as scheduled will still hold on Wednesday despite the ongoing strike of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria.
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Oby Ezekwesili: Good governance possible in Nigeria

Prof. Obiageli Ezekwesili, the Presidential Candidate on the platform of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), on Tuesday said that good governance was possible in Nigeria if youths would be the agents of change.