APGA in Abia state driven by a defeatist mentality A wise altruistic elderly man would always advise a man who, instead of using his fist to fight in a duel, resorts to throwing sand, to honorably come out of the ring. The reason is not far-fetched. Any time a man starts throwing sand at his fellow combatant, he has simply...... read more
Senate, Reps agree on adjusted sequence of elections   The senate and House of Representatives committees on electoral matters have agreed on the amended sequence of elections. This will allow the 2019 general election to begin first with national assembly, followed by governorship and state houses of assembly elections with the presidential elections coming last..TVC News National Assembly Correspondent...... read more
Abia Assembly reveals why Chief Judge was suspended   We have read varying reactions to our timely suspension of the Chief Judge of Abia State Hon. Justice Theresa Uzokwe. While we respect all shades of opinion, we want members of the public and particularly Abians to know that while arriving at that decision, we were minded strictly by the...... read more
NNRC Commends Passage of PIGB, Calls on the President to Assent The Nigeria Natural Resource Charter (NNRC), a nongovernmental organization actively engaged in promoting reforms for effective, transparent and accountable management of natural resources for public good, commends the National Assembly for the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). This is as it urges the President to sign the Bill...... read more
Abia CJ Suspension: Applauding Agbazuere's 'Rescue' Pettition Justice Theresa Uzokwe, the suspended Chief Judge of Abia State, is relatively unknown to me. Though I don't fancy Abia judiciary hence it retrogressively reflects the decaying system entrenched in the state by its allied operators, nothing serious about that arm of government in my dear state has ever evoked my...... read more
APC wins all seat in Osun council polls Candidates of the All Progressives Congress have been declared winners of Saturday’s councillorship election held in 389 wards across Osun state. Chairman of the state independent electoral commission, Segun Oladitan made the declaration at the commission’s headquarters in Osogbo.   Oladitan who commended peaceful conduct of the electorate attributed the success...... read more
How Abia state disbursed 3rd Tranche of Paris Club Refund Disbursement of 3rd Tranche of Paris Club Refund by Labour-led CommitteeThe trade unions-dominated Committee on the disbursement of the 3rd tranche of Paris Club Refund to Abia State concluded its work yesterday and shared the funds as follows:Salaries and Pensions: N3.2bInfrastructure projects: N2.5bTotal Received: N5.7bThe portion allocated to the settlement of...... read more
Prison Break: 36 prisoners escape in Akwaibom state At about 1147hrs on Wednesday, 27 December 2017, there was an attack on kitchen staff that were on duty at Ikot Ekpene Prison in Akwa-Ibom State by some prisoners. They seized an axe from fellow inmate attached to the kitchen, inflicting a deep cut to inmates’ head in the process and...... read more
PDP National Convention: Online Media Reports On Metuh False Our attention has been drawn to misleading reports being sponsored in certain online media suggesting that the former National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh was barred from accessing the VIP stand at the party's national convention in Abuja.  This is completely false as the former publicity secretary, who...... read more
Buhari calls for calm and respect for the constitution in zimbabwe   President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm, peace and respect for the constitution in Zimbabwe. In a statement signed by Femi Adesina, special Adiviser to the president on media  and publicity, the President urged all political and military stakeholders in Zimbabwe to avoid any action that may plunge the country...... read more
Governor Ikpeazu lifts Curfew in Aba Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed that the curfew imposed on Aba, the commercial nerve center of the state, in the wake of the recent threat to public peace be lifted with effect from today, 18th October 2017. The Governor wishes to also express his appreciation to Aba residents,...... read more
Fire Outbreak: Ikpeazu pledge to assist Victims The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, on Wednesday 18th October, visited the scene of the recent fire incident in Ehere community along Ikot Ekpene road in Aba, where a petrol laden truck caught fire and destroyed over 25 shops. The truck which was on its way to discharge petroleum...... read more
Buhari signs bill establishing University of Petroleum Resources President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja pledged continued support for the socio-economic development of the Niger Delta region. Giving the assurance at a brief ceremony in the State House to sign the bill establishing the University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State, into law, the President said “this administration is fully...... read more
Call your men to order, Ikpeazu tells Army Commander The unwholesome activities of some men of the Nigerian Army who have formed the habit of subjecting members of the civil populace in the state to corporal punishments, and most times, extortion of money for no just cause has reached the Government of Abia State. This is more prevalent along the Bende...... read more
No ongoing immunization of school children in Abia The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, wishes to urge the general public to disregard rumors of immunization of our school children by a military medical team. According to the release signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Enyinnaya Appolos, the Governor adviced Parents and guardians to immediately...... read more
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