Allex Otti In Closed Door Meeting With INEC

There are fears the peace accord signed by political parties and their candidates in Abia State is being threatened as violent clashes have been recorded, especially in the rural areas. The latest being an alleged attack on a member of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) by supporters of the

75 Year Old Male Herbalist in Abia Arrested for Defiling 12 Year Old Boy


 A 75-year-old herbalist in Abia state was on Friday arrested by police authorities for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old boy. Punch reports that the incident occurred on March 8. According to the police, the suspect, Odinkemere Ogbuehi, “took  the victim without the consent of the parents and had sexual intercourse with

Fuel Crisis: Imo Residents Groan Over Hike In Fuel Price

Residents of Owerri in Imo State have continued to groan over the hike in the price of premium motor spirit also known as petrol as most marketers within the region sell at prices higher than the Federal Government approved price of 87 naira per litre. A visit to some filling

Victim Of Abia State Shooting Hospitalised

A young man and a barber by profession has been shot in the leg after fracas broke out at Umuojiocha village square, Ndioruh, in Ikwuano Local Government Area of Abia State. The victim, which was shot on Monday, is presently receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC),Umuahia the State

Anambra Police Parade Suspected Criminals For Sundry Offences

Police in Anambra State have paraded 14 suspected criminals for sundry offences which include kidnapping and armed robbery. Parading the suspects at the Headquarters of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, Awkuzu, the State Commissioner of Police, Hassan Karma, said that many of the suspects had been arrested for kidnapping, one

Abia State Man Sold His 14 Month Old Son for N300,000


A middle-aged man who goes by the name, George Maduabuchi, in Abia State has been arrested for allegedly selling his 14-month-old son for N300,000. This is according to a report from Punch Newspaper.

Abia Gov Polls: lmo Indigenes’ll Vote lkpeazu, PDP — Orji’s Aide

Special Adviser to Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State on Public Communication, Mr. Ben Onyechere, has said that Imo indigenes residing in Abia State will vote for the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu and the PDP in the coming general elections.

ANALYSIS: The battle for governorship of Abia, God’s own state, is between five “fingers”

Governor Orji and his predecessor will play crucial roles in determining who wins the February 28 poll in Abia. The post ANALYSIS: The battle for governorship of Abia, God’s own state, is between five “fingers” appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

The Lion Killer! Muhammadu Buhari Conferred Chieftancy Title in South East | See Photos


All Progressive Congress Presidential aspirant Muhammadu Buhari conferred the title of Ogbuagu1 (The Lion Killer) of Aba by Enyi of Aba in Abia state. The rtd General who is currently in Abia state campaigning for the February 14th 2015 presidential election is warmly welcome by the Abians in the south

Abia communities end 11-year-old strife

The protracted crisis followed the carving out of Umudike-Ukwu in 2003 by the former state Governor, Orji Kalu. The post Abia communities end 11-year-old strife appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.