Abia State News Today
Chigozie Ubani, a medical practitioner in Umuahia, the Abia capital, Monday, April 8, warned Nigerians to avoid overcrowding in view of the current heatwave being experienced in some parts of the country.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday, March 27 issued a Certificate of Return to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia and his deputy, Chief Ude Chukwu.
A former Abia governor, Orji Uzo Kalu has indicated interest to contest for the position of the Deputy Senate President in the soon to be constituted 9th National Assembly.
Senior special assistant to the governor on media, Jude Ndukwe said the governor during the visit also vowed to continue the school feeding program and explore possibility of extending it to junior secondary schools in the state.
Following a recent report on the deplorable state of schools in Osisisoma Ngwa North constituency, the Abia state government said it is doing all it takes to ensure development in education sector in Abia state.
In what seems to be a registration of anger over the insensitivity of government on the education sector, a resident of Abia has lamented the deplorable condition of some of the government-owned schools in the state.