ABIA:THREE YEARS AFTER UNDER GOV. IKPEAZU (pt2) The part two of this article is set to enumerate how Gov. Ikpeazu is currently running at the velocity speed of high developmental strides towards achieving some of the pillars of his administration. Agriculture for instance, was the mainstay of Nigeria's economy before the discovery of crude oil. From 1960 to...... read more
18th Democracy Day: How has Nigeria faired? On May 29, 2018, Nigerians will celebrate their 18th anniversary of uninterrupted democratic governance which started in the year 2000. It will also mark the third year of Nigeria’s leadership under the All Progressives Party (APC), after 16 years of the nation’s governance under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The day,...... read more
Multi-Party Democracy: Osibanjo, Ikpeazu As Role Models Through a critical appraisal of the conduct and character of the Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, and Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu of Abia State, starting from the moment they assumed leadership positions under the current administration, a discerning mind will objectively deduce a model stirringly redefining governance in the Nigerian multi-party democracy. While...... read more
Item day in aba, my indescribable joy and a heart full of thanks As the mammoth crowd of Item people and their friends gathered today to honour The People’s Governor Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, myself and other illustrious sons of Abia, one exciting memory that reverberated in my mind was BUILD UP TO 2015 when I traversed all Item clan meetings in Aba begging for...... read more
THE REAL PRICE OF “CHANGING THE CHANGE” (1) Top opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members have been granting press interviews and addressing zonal political rallies talking about “CHANGING THE CHANGE” in next year’s general elections, without defining what exactly that means. As the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) gears up to celebrate the completion of three years of the...... read more
Ikpeazu: We can't go back to Babylon Soberly reflecting on present circumstances, Governor Okezie  Ikpeazu of Abia state could very well be likened to the Biblical Nehemiah performing the feat of rebuilding badly dilapidated and broken down Jerusalem (ABIA) to the admiration of all God's people and to the glory of God.Okezie Ikpeazu has broken down stereotypes and...... read more
Buhari's Confusing And Dangerous Rhetoric On Herdsmen It makes one dizzy trying to keep up with President Buhari's shifting, contradictory rhetoric on herdsmen killings. He has alternated between outright denial of herdsmen’s AK-47 possession and suggesting that there could be a new, deadly group of herdsmen, a group with origins outside Nigeria. His position is marked by waffling...... read more
Ikpeazu: Innovating to serve Abians The Ikpeazu administration has recorded incomparable milestone in health delivery in less than 3 years. As of today, each community in Abia state is serviced by one or more of the 292 functional primary healthcare centers in the state. For the 17 Local Government Areas, there are 17 secondary healthcare facilities...... read more
Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerians have shown more love   In this part of the world called Africa, by all records the country that have accommodated another race and non citizens in their country without any form of intimidation are Nigerians. Nigerians can fight a fellow Nigerian in the name of religion or tribe but can not fight or intimidate...... read more
#OPINION: ABIA OPPOSITION CAN ONLY RUN ON LIES AND PROPAGANDA When I got the information that a defeated 2015 opposition candidate in Abia State was set to run again in 2019, my initial thought was to dismiss the story as the joke of the decade. Facts on the ground confirm that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has performed well and the overwhelming majority...... read more
Alex Otti: How Not To Be An Ngwaman It has become very necessary to interrogate the audacity, if not effrontery of Alex Otti’s dabble into politics on the premise that he is an Ngwaman. Ever since he lost the governorship election in Abia to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, Otti has found it increasingly difficult to adjust properly and regain composure....... read more
My Onitsha Chronicles (part 1)   During my short trip to Onitsha, Anambra state, I observed that a certain kind of fear exists. This fear hangs in the air like a fan clipped to the ceiling. Apparently, it seems to have been accommodated as a way of life. Everywhere I go I was told by people...... read more
OPINION: Ikpeazu's Strategy at Flood control in Aba By Onyebuchi Ememanka There is something refreshingly different about what Ikpeazu is doing on Aba roads. He is not just building roads, he is bent on checking the challenge of flooding in the city. The MCC-SAMEK road is one key road project in Ikpeazu's action plan. This road is designed to primarily open...... read more
Democracy, Legislature and the Media I am particularly pleased to note that the media in the 21st Century has witnessed revolutionary transformations and re-engineering especially with the advent and the resultant creativity experienced in both the conventional and social media platforms. This transformation has indeed brought to the fore the need for media professionals and practitioners,...... read more
Benue elders’ bizarre voyage to Aso Rock By Nnaemeka Obiaraeri When Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the United States was ravaged by natural disaster this year, President Donald Trump, “the racist”, visited the state with his Vice President, Mike Pence, to commiserate with his fellow countrymen. When a gun man killed 59 persons in Nevada, Las Vegas,...... read more
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