News - Abia

Gbajabiamila Promised A Reformed NASS

1 month ago /

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has promised to bring reforms that will redefine the legislature in the eyes of the public.

We Should Cultivate Neighborliness To Enhance Our Democracy – President Buhari

1 month ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says  “cultivating neighborliness’’ on an individual and national level will deepen the values of democracy and speed up the development process by saving the cost of delays and repairs.  

FG Now Feeding Almost 10M Pupils In 32 States

1 month ago /
Nation 

The presidency says the Buhari administration’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, now feeds over 9.8 million pupils daily in 32 states as Yobe State joins the programme.

Principal Officers Named In The 9th House

1 month ago /
Politics 

Gbajabiamila names Alhasan-Ado Doguwa, Monguno, Akpatason, and Onyejeocha principal officers.

Senator Elisha Abbo Probed Over Assault

1 month ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

The Senate on Wednesday raised an ad-hoc committee to investigate the allegations of assault laid against Senator Elisha Abbo Cliff (PDP, Adamawa). Elisha was alleged to have assaulted a lady recently at a sex toy shop in Abuja. The video of the incident went viral on social media on Tuesday.

Absence Of Counsel Stalls Hearing Of Abia Governorship Election Petition

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Justice A.L. Ogumoye's led Governorship Election Petition Tribunal panel sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, South East Nigeria, has adjourned further hearing to July 1 on the matter between the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Abia To Create 700,000 Jobs Over Ten Years

2 months ago /
Nation 

Abia State Government is to create over seven hundred thousand jobs in the next ten years as part of the accelerated development programme of the state as a leading economic hub in the southeast.

Cleric Urges FG To Do More To Tackle Insecurity

2 months ago /
Politics 

The prelate and moderator of the General Assembly, Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, Nze Nsi Eke says security is key to national development.

Tribunal Begins Trial Of Nkechi Nwogu’s Petition Against Theodore Orji

2 months ago /
Nation 

The National and State Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Umuahia, the Abia State capital has  commenced definite hearing on the amended petition filed by the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nkechi Nwogu challenging the reelection of Theodore Orji of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the senator representing Abia Central District.

2019 Election Most Challenging, Says INEC Commissioner

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC says it will continue to leverage on the experiences of past elections to improve on the credibility of its future activities.

Abia Governorship Tribunal Begins Definite Hearing.

2 months ago /
Judiciary 

The Abia State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia has commenced definite hearing on the matter between Alex Otti of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA against Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

UN Investigator’s Report Indicts Saudi Crown Prince Bin Salman Of Khashogi’s Murder

2 months ago /
Judiciary 

A U.N. Rights investigator said on Wednesday that evidence suggests Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Salman and other senior Saudi officials are liable for the murder of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

House Of Reps Inaugurates Three Special Committees

2 months ago /
Nation 

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has inaugurated three special committees for the smooth take-off of the 9th house.

Saudi Arabia Calls For Security Of Gulf Oil Supplies

2 months ago /
International News 

Saudi Arabia has called for swift action to secure gulf energy supplies and joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in a vital shipping route that have raised fears of broader confrontation in the region.

INEC Reviews Challenges Of 2019 Elections

2 months ago /
Nation 

As the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC reviews its activities in the just concluded 2019 general elections, the commission says there were numerous challenges during the exercise.

Police Seek Political Solution To Kidnapping, Communal Clashes

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Cross River State Police Command says the increase in cases of Kidnapping in the state is majorly caused by inter-communal clashes which the command has been able to stem.

House Of Reps Constitutes Three Ad hoc Committees

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has directed the clerk of the House to notify the President, the Senate and the Secretary to the Federal Government that the House has been properly constituted and is ready to receive communications.

Abia Police Command Arrest 15 Policemen For Corruption

2 months ago /
Security 

The Abia State Police Commissioner, Ene Okon says his command has arrested fifteen policemen involved in corrupt practices in the state.

Two Tankers Struck In Suspected Attacks In Gulf Of Oman

2 months ago /
Security 

Two tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crew has been evacuated, shipping sources said on Thursday, a month after a similar incident in which four tankers in the region were struck.

APC Congratulates NASS Leaders

2 months ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the newly elected leadership of the National Assembly.


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