GOOD NEWs: Coronavirus Patient Discharged In Abia State

Another Coronavirus patient has been discharged in Abia state after testing negative for the virus. Dr. Azubuike K. Onyebuchi, the medical director of Federal Medical Center, Umuahia where the patient was discharged from, said in a statement made available to sources by Sunny Emmanuel Irokansi, a Customer Care Officer of the facility, that the female …

Eid-el-Fitri: Abia State Govt bans Muslims from Gathering at Prayer Grounds

The Abia State Government has said its total ban on religious gatherings is still in force as it informed Muslim community in the state to celebrate this year’s Eid el-Fitri at their various homes. This is coming on the heels of the lockdown directed by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu-led government as part of precautionary measures to …

Former Governor of Abia State, Kalu, Hires Six SANs To Secure Release From Prison

A former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, has hired a 12-man team of lawyers including six Senior Advocates of Nigeria to secure his release from prison. Kalu, who is serving a 12-year jail term at the Kuje Custodial Centre, Abuja, for looting N7.65bn belonging to the Abia State Government during his eight years …

Another 5 New Records of Covid-19 Cases in Abia State

Abia State has recorded five new cases of COVID-19 in the State. This was disclosed in a press conference on Monday at the governor’s lodge in Aba by the governor of the state, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu. The governor said that three of the patients of the patients that tested positive came back from Lagos State, …

One Man kills his Cousin Over Mangoes in Abia State (SEE PHOTOS)

The Abia state police command has confirmed the arrest of a middle-aged man identified as Chinedu Omeonu who killed his cousin, Solomon Monday Orji, in Mgboko Umuoria community in Obingwa Local Government area of Abia State. It was gathered that one of the Orji’s sons had gone into the compound of his uncle Chinedu Omeonu …

Gov Ikpeazu warns Abia State Workers of Impending Hardship After Coronavirus

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has warned workers in the state that the coming months will not be easy despite the health challenges already posed by the global pandemic COVID-19. The governor, however, promised to keep the workforce fully appraised of the situation as it unfolds, in line with the policy of his administration …

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu Orders Curfew in Abia State

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has ordered a curfew in Abia State following the recently confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the state. The 6pm – 6am curfew which will take off from Sunday April 26, will last for 7 days and is expected to help in thorough contact tracing with special emphasis on the three local government …