Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has approached the Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri to dismiss the originating summons earlier filed by Sir Friday Nwosu for incompetence which also ousted the court’s jurisdiction to entertain the action.
Nwosu, who contested the December 8, 2014 PDP primary, had filed a suit at the Federal High Court, Owerri, where he accused the governor of forging his tax documents and submitting false information to his party and INEC.
Delivering judgment on the matter, Justice […]
Despite the conflicting court orders that recently trailed Governor of Abia state, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu’s reign in office, he resumed office on Monday at the state government house in Umuahia, the state capital.
Recall that on June 27, the Federal High Court in Abuja sacked the governor for allegedly submitting false information to his party, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, for the party’s governorship primary in December 2014.
Ikpeazu was ordered to vacate office immediately.
Despite the ruling, however, Ikpeazu had insisted he […]
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 […]
Embattled Abia State Governor , Okezie Ikpeazu, in a bid to close his flanks, has moved into the Government House, 13 months after he assumed office.
The governor who had been operating from Aba since his inauguration on May 29, 2015 finally moved into the Government House at the weekend apparently in response to the looming threat to displace him by Mr. Uche Ogah, who was declared governor by a Federal High Court Abuja and issued certificate of return by the […]
ADELOVE present to you the contents of an order filed by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu which restrained his rival, Uche Ogah from being sworn-in as the new Abia state governor.
It was earlier reported that an Abia State High Court sitting in Umuahia, issued an order restraining Uche Ogah from being sworn-in as the new state governor which was as a result of the issuance of a certificate of return on Thursday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) following a Federal […]
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 […]
A Federal High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja on Monday ordered the Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, to vacate office immediately.
This order follows allegation that he submitted false information to his party, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, for the party’s governorship primary in December 2014.
In his ruling, Justice Okon Abang ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately issue a certificate of return to the complainant, Uche Ogah.
Recall that Ogah polled the second highest […]
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has promised that he will not disappoint Abians, stressing that he will commence massive rehabilitation of rural roads in the second year of his administration.
The Governor said this in Ohafia and Isiukwuato during a town-hall meeting for Abia North Senatorial District, where he also promised to commence the construction of the Ohafia-Udumeze Golf Course and Event Centre.
“I’ve come to you as the owners of the mandate I am holding in trust, to report back […]
One of Nigeria’s finest comedians and actor, Kingsley Ogbonna, popularly known as Dauda, has been appointed Senior Special Adviser on Arts and Tourism to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State.
Dauda, a Mass Communication graduate of Federal Polytechnic Oko, Anambra State, hails from Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State.
Speaking after a meeting with Governor Ikpeazu at the Abia State Governor’s Lodge in Aba, the Comic-Actor said his appointment is a call to service.
His words: “This administration in Abia State under […]
The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has ordered that foreign rice should be taken out of his menu, even as he mandated all members of his executive council and principal officers to own a farm before the end of the year.
The Governor disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists during his quarterly press briefing at the banquet hall of the Government House in Umuahia, the state capital.
He explained that his decision to take foreign rice out of his […]