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    Politics Why South-East Governors Must Vacate Their Offices - Biafra Movement

    The Biafran Independence Movement has advised governors in the South-east who are not keeping their electoral promises to vacate their offices. This was in a statement by the Biafra Zonal Information Director, Anselm Ogbonna, in Abia State. The group said the people are unhappy with the...
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    Metro In Aba, 20 Escape Death as Fuel Tanker Crashes into Cars, Trailer

    About 20 persons was said to have escaped death in Aba, Abia State, yesterday, when the brake of a fuel tanker failed and it crashed into two cars before ramming into a trailer as all the vehicles moved in the same direction. According to Vanguard, the fuel tanker with registration number...
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    Metro Onitsha, Kaduna, Aba As World’s Most Polluted Cities - See LIST

    Most large cities in the developing world are breaching global air pollution guidelines, according to new data from the World Health Organization. Onitsha, a fast growing city in Anambra, a South-East state in Nigeria, has been tagged the world’s most polluted city according to a report...
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    Politics Abia: Appeal Court Ruling is Fundamentally Wrong and Full of Errors - Mike Ozekhome

    A Constitutional lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has faulted the Justice Oyebisi Omoleye-led Panel of the Court of Appeal that nullified the election of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, describing it as ‘fundamentally wrong’ and full of errors in Law. Mr. Ozekhome, speaking at a...
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    Politics Abia: Okezie Ikpeazu Heads To Supreme Court

    Abia state Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has released a press statement following the judgment of the court of appeal sitting at Owerri on his election as the state governor. Read his statement below: "DISTINGUISHED LADIES AND GENTLEMEN I have just been informed that the Court of Appeal...
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    Business Petrol Price Rises To N200 Per Litre in Umuahia, Black Market N300

    Some independent petroleum marketers in Umuahia are selling petrol for between N170 and N200 per litre even as the seeming scarcity of the commodity lingers on. However, at the black market located at strategic points in the Abia state capital, the commodity sells for N300 per litre. A...
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    Metro Woman Sells 3-Year-Old Grandson To Ritualist For N100,000 in Abia

    The Abia Police Command, on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of a woman, who allegedly sold her three-year-old grandson to a ritualist. The Command’s spokesman, DSP Udeviotu Onyeke told newsmen that the woman was in the custody of the police in Umuobiakwa, as investigation continues. He said that...
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    Politics Abia: Tribunal Affirms Ikpeazu Victory, Dismisses Otti's Petition

    The Abia State Governorship Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, on Tuesday, affirmed Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, who was candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the April 11 Governorship election in the State as winner of the election. The tribunal dismissed the...
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    Politics Ministerial Screening: Senate screens Enelemah

    The Senate has screened Eyinna Enelemah, ministerial nominee from Abia state. Enelemah advocate for a technology driven Nigeria and a more inclusive growth needed to attract more foreign investment in the country. He advised every state to concentrate on its comparative advantage.