According to a report by Bryt FM Central Regional Correspondent, Eric Owusu Amponsah, a 15-year-old JHS graduate has committed suicide after his parents took the decision to send him to learn a skill because they can’t afford to enrol him in SHS.
A Nigerian lady has narrated how she fell into depression as things fell apart in her life. She narrated how she had to withdraw from school, lost friends and family but at a point had to go back and continued in another school.
The National Executives and Members of the Abia State Polytechnic Alumni Association wish to align with the Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, the Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Chinedum Orji, the entire members of the Assembly and the Management of Abia State Polythecnic, Aba led by Professor Friday Ezionye Eboh on the implemention of the recommended reforms to right size the workforce, settle issues of non payment of salaries, reposition of management and resolution of other issues towards restructuring of the institution and restoring its glory.
The ruling on Tuesday of The National and State House of Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Umuahia affirming the victory of Senator Theodore Ahamefule Orji at the February 23, 2019, Abia Central Senatorial election has put to rest any iota of doubt about the continued popularity which the Senator, popularly called Papa Ukwu by his admirers, enjoys not only among his constituents in Abia Central but also among the people in the entire State by the virtue of his many indelible legacies as Governor of the State from 2007 – 2015.
In part 1 of the above-titled piece, I used the case of Michael Okpara University, Umudike (MOUAU), to clearly distinguish between state or federal parastatals and their Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).
In recent days, when we point out that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu is up to date with salaries of those workers paid directly by Abia State Government those overfed with opposition propaganda retort that we are partitioning the civil service into “core and non-core”.
The General Secretary, Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities in Nigeria, Peters A Adeyemi has warned that the union will not hesitate to embark on a full-blown strike if nothing tangible was done by the federal government in implementing agreements it had with the union
Police said they have arrested and paraded some persons who allegedly looted ShopRite during the anti Xenophobia protest in Lagos.
The Police authorities said that about 112 of them who were arrested are being charged to court.
The reality is that Abia state polytechnic has been struggling with very high and unsustainable wage bill with a reduced IGR occasioned by dwindling student population, however it will not make any meaningful impact if we keep to blame game and procrastination as against a realistic and proactive panacea to the problem.
Police in Vihiga County is investigating a case in which a secondary school teacher committed suicide on Sunday by setting himself ablaze in his house in a suspected case of depression.
It has been the utmost desire of Gov Okezie Ikpeazu to leave an efficient civil service system in Abia when he ceases to call the shot as the governor of the state in 2023.
A 19-year-old girl has been arrested by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, for falsifying her 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination score.
Africa has been portrayed as the dark continent in need of civilization, and its heathen
Little over three years ago, I wrote a three-page piece captioned ” Xenophobic Attack In South Africa And The Peace We Collectively Desire”.
When Adekunle Gold dropped his hit song “Ariwo Ko”, one would think he had Abia State’s politics in mind particularly its brand of opposition politics as played by Alex Otti, the failed APGA gubernatorial candidate at the 2019 general elections.
The Public Relation Officer (PRO) of Africa 2050, Olaide Agboola yesterday said, Africa is becoming
A law student identified as Hillary has met his untimely death after he spotted by
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MRS. NELLA ANDEM-RABANNE, a Former Attorney General of Cross River State and Principal Partner Lexglobal
In the words of Khalil Gibran, ‘Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in
They often say you are lucky to find a passion but luckier if your passion
The year 2050 sounds like a long way off. But it is just 31 years
Abia, Anambra and Edo states led other Nigerian states in the 2019 performance ranking chart