• Abia crisis: Ogah is not an indigene, says Ohaneze

    Abia crisis: Ogah is not an indigene, says Ohaneze

    The political crisis in Abia State seems to have taken a new dimension with the youth wing of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, alleging that Dr Uche Ogah is not from the state.

    It would be recalled that a federal high court last week found the sitting governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu culpable in his tax papers submitted before the 2015 gubernatorial election in the state and declared Ogah the governor-elect as the first runner up in the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) primary election […]

  • Abia crisis: I’m denied my fundamental human right, says Ikpeazu

    Abia crisis: I’m denied my fundamental human right, says Ikpeazu

    Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has said the Abuja court denied him his fundamental human right even as he described the political logjam in his state as “atomistic,” a situation where the state is at war with itself, which he said has created unnecessary tension.

    Receiving some lawyers who visited him under the aegis of ‘Team of Concerned Lawyers,’ Ikpeazu lamented that political crisis has made the people of the state apprehensive and confused, which he blamed on the “ambition […]