• Super Eagles Legend, Kanu Nwankwo In Tears as He Buries Late Mum In Abia State (Photos)

    Super Eagles Legend, Kanu Nwankwo In Tears as He Buries Late Mum In Abia State (Photos)

    Super Eagles most decorated football superstar, Kanu Nwankwo, who recently lost his mother, Mrs Susan Kanu Iheme, on September 7, has finally laid her to eternal rest in his home-town, Abia state.

    Retired Super Eagles striker, Nwankwo Kanu, a.k.a Papillo, who captained the Nigerian national team for 16 years from 1994 until 2010, on Saturday, December 3rd, buried his late mother, Susan Nwannediya Kanu at his home-town, Amannagwu village in Arochukwu LGA, Abia State.

    Recall that the mother of the […]

  • SHOCKING!! Ghost Allegedly Slaps 4 Prostitutes To Death In Abia State (Photo)

    SHOCKING!! Ghost Allegedly Slaps 4 Prostitutes To Death In Abia State (Photo)

    Four prostitutes and two male clients have dropped dead at a brothel in Abia State after they were allegedly slapped by a ghost.

    A shocking incident has left about 4 prostitutes dead after they were reportedly slapped by a ghost.

    The incident which took place at a brothel called 50-50 along Uyo Street in Umuahia, Abia State also left two people unconscious.

    According to Abia Facts Newspaper, this is not the first time stories of such incident involving a ghost is happening at […]

  • Photos: Traffic Management Agency in Abia State arrest drivers who parked vehicles along newly constructed road

    Photos: Traffic Management Agency in Abia State arrest drivers who parked vehicles along newly constructed road

    Following the directive issued by Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, to residents of Aba who have wrongfully parked their vehicles along all newly constructed and others roads in Aba metropolis to remove them or face severe penalties, the Traffic and Indiscipline Management Agency of Abia State (TIMAAS), led by the second in command, Mr Bright Chinedu Ikeokwu, yesterday, September 6th, swung into action at the newly constructed Ochefu road on realizing that the road has been converted to parking lots […]

  • Kidnappers abandon victim as truck driver blocks escape route

    Kidnappers abandon victim as truck driver blocks escape route

    Nemesis caught up with a gang of kidnappers in Aba, Abia State as a truck driver reportedly blocked their escape route as they were fleeing with their victim at Uratta area of the city.

    The victim, identified as Mrs. Merit Ikechukwu, was said to be on her way to work when a gang of kidnappers blocked her Toyota Highlander jeep near Stella Marris road, Catholic Church, Umueze road, Aba.

    According to eyewitnesses, the kidnappers blind folded Ikechukwu and drove in her jeep […]

  • Stop stoking crisis in Abia State – Ohanaeze warns Igbo group

    Stop stoking crisis in Abia State – Ohanaeze warns Igbo group

    Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Wednesday, warned various groups in the South-East to stop increasing the existing tension in Abia State.

    The warning is sequel to a media interview by one‎ Igwekala Leo Ugomaduefule, the National President of a group known as Ndigbo Bu- Otu, where he asked the Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu to resign.

    Reacting ‎through a statement by chairman of all States Chairmen of the Ohanaeze Youth Council, Mazi Alex Okemiri, the group cautioned against any action […]

  • Police Declares Abia State Polytechnic Student Wanted for Stabbing Landlord to Death

    Police Declares Abia State Polytechnic Student Wanted for Stabbing Landlord to Death

    The Abia state police command have launched a manhunt for a final year student of Abia State Polytechnic identified as Abel, who allegedly killed his landlord during a dispute in Aba, Abia State.

    Abel, who is a student of the Department of Architecture, allegedly stabbed his landlord in the stomach during a dispute at the lodge, PUNCH reports. The landlord had reportedly given an order that no female visitor is allowed to spend the night in the male lodge, however the […]

  • Abia State Internal Revenue Service Releases Statement on Gov. Ikpeazu’s Tax Clearance … See Photos attached

    Abia State Internal Revenue Service Releases Statement on Gov. Ikpeazu’s Tax Clearance … See Photos attached

    According to a statement released by Abia State’s Internal Revenue Service this morning, the tax certificates of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, which he presented during the state’s PDP governorship primaries in 2014 is not fake.

    The statement of the Abia State Internal Revenue Service reads thus: See detailed below:

    The attention of the Abia State Internal Revenue Service has been drawn to a court judgement of the Federal High Court Abuja on the tax clearance certificate issued to Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu by […]

  • Why we issued Certificate of Return to Uche Ogah as Governor of Abia State – INEC explains

    Why we issued Certificate of Return to Uche Ogah as Governor of Abia State – INEC explains

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has explained why the first runner up in the 2014 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, gubernatorial primary election in Abia State, Uche Ogah was issued with Certificate of Return on Thursday.

    An Abuja Federal High Court had on Monday annulled the election of Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu for alleged tax evasion and also ordered INEC to issue Ogah with Certificate of Return.

    Explaining why Ogah was issued with the Certificate of Return, INEC’s National Commissioner, in […]

  • INEC issues certificate of return to Uche Ogar as Governor of Abia State … See more photos

    INEC issues certificate of return to Uche Ogar as Governor of Abia State … See more photos

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday issued certificate of return to Uche Ogah, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the new governor of Abia state.

    This follows Monday’s judgement of the Federal High Court in Abuja annulling the election of Okezie Ikpeazu over alleged tax evasion.

    The Justice Okon Abang-led court had held that Ikpeazu submitted false tax information to his party, the PDP during the governorship primary in December 2014, and as such was not qualified to contest […]

  • Must Read! Why Court Sacked Governor Ikpeazu Of Abia State

    Must Read! Why Court Sacked Governor Ikpeazu Of Abia State

    The Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday ordered Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to vacate his office immediately.

    The Judge, Justice Okon Abang, gave the order when he delivered a judgment in a case instituted by Samson Ogah of the Peoples Democratic Party in Abuja.

    Ogah had accused Ikpeazu of submitting false information in his tax clearance certificate to the party during the governorship primaries in the state.

    Abang ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to issue a certificate of return to […]

  • I remain Governor of Abia State despite court order – Ikpeazu insists

    I remain Governor of Abia State despite court order – Ikpeazu insists

    Following the court ruling ordering the Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu to vacate his office, the governor has insisted that he remains the governor of the state.

    Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja on Monday ordered Ikpeazu to vacate office immediately. This followed an allegation that he submitted false information to his party, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, for the party’s governorship primary in December 2014.

    But Ikpeazu in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya […]