Posts Tagged ‘Abia’

#COVID19: Desist From Practises That Spreads Virus In The State – NOA Warns Abia Residents

The National Orientation Agency (NOA), has charged residents in Abia State to desist from practises that is proliferating the COVID-19 virus in the State. The Agency stressed that reason why there are recorded cases in the State, is because the residents are negligent on the guidelines against contracting the virus. Continuing, they said directives like […]

BREAKING: Gunmen Abducts 75 Year Old Community Leader In Abia

A community leader in Ukwa West council area of Abia State, Chief Chilaka was on Tuesday night kidnapped at his residence. The community leader aged 75, is said to be father to a commissioner who is serving at the Abia State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, (ASOPADEC). An anonymous family source revealed that 72 hours […]

VIDEO: Police Station Attacked, Inmates Released As Residents Protest Killing Of Youth In Abia Community Amid Lockdown

On Saturday, tragedy struck in Ebem and Elu Ohafia community of Abia State as the personnel of the Ohafia Police Station shot and killed a youth identified as Innocent Friday. Friday was reportedly hit at the main motor park at the Ohafia Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. However, moments after his death, hell […]

#COVID19: Wearing Of Face Masks Now Compulsory In Abia — Gov Ikpeazu

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has issued a proclamation making it mandatory to wear Facemasks outdoors in the State effective today. Sam Hart, Director General of the Abia State Marketing and Quality Management Agency, disclosed this in a tweet via his Twitter handle, @hartng, on Tuesday. BreakingTimes learnt that hundreds of thousands of Facemasks […]

Kidnappers Release Enyimba Midfielder, Abia Comets’ Player

Enyimba Midfielder, Dayo Ojo and Abia Comets’ Benjamin Iluyomade, who were kidnapped while driving on the Benin-Owo expressway in have been released, according to ex-supersports analyst, Colin Udoh. “Thankful that the kidnapped duo of Enyimba midfielder Dayo Ojo and Abia Comets’ Benjamin Iluyomade have been released,” Udoh said in a tweet via his verified twitter […]

Abia dismisses arrest of Speaker Orji and his father, Theodore Orji reports

The Abia State government debunked the rumors that the Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Enyinnaya Orji MNSE, and his father, ex-Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore A. Orji, have been arrested. This was contained in a Facebook post by Chief Press Secretary to the speaker, Jude Chijioke Ndukwe, on Friday. […]