Posts Tagged ‘Abia State Government’

Court Gives Reasons Why it Ordered Ikpeazu to Vacate Office, Affirms Decision on Ogah

by Breaking Timeson July 16, 2016
The Federal High Court yesterday gave reason why Justice Okon Abang ordered Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu to vacate office, saying the case had nothing to do with forgery of tax documents but false tax information  Justice Abang had recently ordered that Ikpeazu should vacate office with immediate effect and a certificate of return […]

Abia Govt Introduces Free Feeding in Primary Schools

by Breaking Timeson June 14, 2016
ABIA State government has kicked off a free primary schools lunch programme aimed at giving the pupils free meal daily in all public primary schools. The programme, according to the government, would help “meet the basic nutritional needs of children and expand the opportunity to reach their full potential and significantly enhance the academic performance […]

‘Why Nigerians Must go for Eye Test Every 6 Months

by Breaking Timeson June 12, 2016
Bothered by the wave of irreversible blindness caused by late detection of glaucoma which usually don’t come with symptoms, Nigerians have been urged to always go for eye screening at least once in six months at accredited Ophthalmology clinics. An optometrist of the Ophthalmology unit of Me-Cure Healthcare Limited, Dr. Ogwuo Eme-Comfort; the President,  Abia State […]
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Herdsmen: Abia State Approves the Deployment of Bakassi Boys to Rural Communities

by Breaking Timeson May 7, 2016
•   Anambra, Ekiti take pre-emptive steps With the increasing uneasiness caused by deadly attacks by Fulani herdsmen, Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has concluded plans to deploy the State Vigilante Services (AVS), popularly known as Bakassi Boys, to communities across the state to assist in providing security. In Anambra, Governor Willie Obiano has convened a […]

Abia State Government Seals Up Companies Over Tax Evasion

by Breaking Timeson May 3, 2016
The Board of Internal Revenue Service in Abia State has sealed some companies within the state for  withholding tax on interest, running into millions of Naira meant for the state’s Internal Revenue Service. Based on the PAYEE Tax audit report, one of the defaulters, National Cereal Research Institute, has failed to remit tax of 25.578 […]

Abia State Begins ‘Return To Farm Programme’ With Oil Palm Plantations

by Breaking Timeson April 10, 2016
The Abia State Government has commenced the ‘Return to Farm Programme’ with a plan to plant 7.5 million oil palm trees in three years. The state plans to re-direct organic farming with focus on large scale commercial quantity. According to the Commissioner for Agriculture, Uzo Azubike, the idea is to plant crops that are acceptable globally. […]