ABSU Versus Abiapoly: the Tale of Two Abia Parastatals   State parastatals are by law, at least, semi autonomous with powers to generate revenue from their operations and use the revenue to run their affairs without remitting any portion to state government account. Parastatals' salary structures are usually different from that of other civil servants in the state as they...... read more
Governor Ikpeazu's Futuristic Initiative Again Clears The Coast For PDP In Abia State - Don Ubani Governance calls for vision and initiative. For one to govern well, one must, of necessity, be capable of thinking outside the box. Governance should place as premium the security, welfare and happiness of the governed. These fundamental objectives can not be achieved if citizens lack opportunities to be meaningfully and gainfully...... read more
ALEX OTTI: LIES AND DECEIT WON'T WIN ELECTIONS IN ABIA   By Ikechukwu Iroha When factional APGA Governorship Candidate, Mr Alex Otti, started journeying through the nooks and crannies of USA, Europe and African countries in furtherance of his campaign to occupy a non vacant position in Abia State Government House, I knew he went with his usual packets of lies garnished...... read more
How Gov. Ikpeazu will win 2019 Guber election By Jude Ndukwe As the general elections draw near, the Abia State governor, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu PhD, is certainly one of the governors that would be returned to power by their people based on certain quintessential factors, especially those of EQUITY and PERFORMANCE. On equity, Abia has a rotational arrangement of the...... read more
OPINION: Alex Otti has gone mad again... By Ikechukwu Iroha Aba residents can testify to the fact that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu moves round the city freely and indeed is the only Governor who resides at Aba, eats with Aba people at places like Ukachi’s Mama put joint and has positively responded to numerous church invitations, walks through otherwise...... read more
Orji Uzor Kalu and the delusion of a professional gamji man To launch himself back to limelight after suffering monumental disgrace for many years, OUK has finally found another willing tool. To be fair to the former Governor, he knows how to use some rookies to aim at a location. To show his commitment to the project, he would later make funny...... read more
And Ikpeazu flies the PDP Governorship flag Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu's exceptional moral virtues and superlative performance in the discharge of his duties as governor within the first four years have received accolades and vote of confidence from different quarters. The governor who is currently running at the velocity speed of high developmental stride on the five pillars and...... read more
Justifying the place of Equity in 2019 Guber race in Abia ~ Chief Isaac Ogbonna An American singer songwriter Isaac Hayes was more than being philosophical when he said if you enjoy the fragrance of a rose, you must accept the thorns which it bears. Hayes was just saying the obvious on the existence of a price to pay for every successful endeavor. Having gone through...... read more
Abia State: Between APGA and the Deceptive Consolation of Hired Mourners It was with great consolation that we read the banal tirade of Rev Augustine Ehiemere, the Abia State APGA chairman, in a press release he titled, “APGA ACCESS THE LIVING IN ABIA-CONSOLE ABIA CITIZENS”, whatever that means.Abians are consoled because before now, we had thought that the propaganda/falsehood machinery of Alex...... read more
Kanu, Biafra, Buhari and The Igbos Exactly one year today, the Nigerian President and Commander-In-Chief, President Muhammadu Buhari sent in his soldiers into the family house of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in a murderous raid. Hundreds of unarmed youths were killed in cold blood. Dozens were injured. Some were drowned in...... read more
"Are Nigerian youths truly ready to run or just ranting?'' - Dele Momodu asks in new article Publisher, Dele Momodu in his new article, The Pendulum, ponders on the sincerity of Nigerians demanding to be part of the political space and clamoring for political offices.   In his piece, Momodu said many Nigerian youths have lost it. According to him ''The only form of expression they love and enjoy is to hide behind...... read more
Abia: Between TA Orji And Alex Otti By Eddie Onuzuruike Mr Chuks Akammadu on Saturday, September 1, Thisday Newspaper, page 12, demonstrated that some people can hate with vigour, they are so insatiable and will never change no matter your efforts to please them. Chuks painted Alex Otti in bright colours extoling his reloaded guber quest, captured in...... read more
Leadership Success in Abia State   By Jude Ndukwe Let me state it from the outset that this piece is a direct response to the one written by one Chinedu O. Nwosu which he mischievously titled “Leadership Failure in Abia State”. Ordinarily, seeing that the piece was full of falsehood and deliberate manipulation of facts, it...... read more
Governor Ikpeazu’s MSME narrative THOUGH he died unsung,  Pa Ichiogu   Ikpeazu, the great Umuobiakwa   goldsmith, still lives on. Exceptional genes do not die. He produced a teacher, Nwaon­o (nono)   and the teacher produced another teacher, Okezie.Call it a coincidence but I call it providence! There is, indeed, a   spiral link   between...... read more
Still on Alex Otti and the Politics of Blood(y) Tonic “The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity” -André Gide In his recent piece titled “The Politics of Blood(y) Tonic”, Alex Otti, the failed gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, at the 2015 governorship election in Abia State,...... read more
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