Tag: Abia State

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Bravo! Godwin Maduka, Nigerian Doctor Based In The US Builds 100 Houses For Widows In His Native Town

A Nigerian medical doctor based in the United States of America, Godwin Maduka, has built no fewer than 100 bungalows for widows and other indigent ... Full story

Woman Delivers Baby Without A Face (Photo)

A pregnant woman in Aba, Abia state, gave birth to a baby without a face.  Reports say that a pregnant woman who resides in Aba, Abia ... Full story

Jungle Justice: Man Burnt To Death For Allegedly Stealing A Bike In Abia

A LIB reader saw this incident in Okigwe, Imo State where a guy was burnt alive for stealing a bike...   More photos after the cut..         ... Full story

Okezie Ikpeazu Dissociates Self From Death Threats On Abia Voters

The Abia State Peoples Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate, Okezie Ikpeazu, has dissociated himself from death threats made to voters in the state on Thursday morning. Residents ... Full story

Abia State Voters Threatened With Coffins

Ahead of Saturday's election , residents o f Abia state are been threatened by unknown persons who dropped a coffin somewhere around the town. See photo ... Full story

Theodore Orji Assures Teachers, Artisans, And Professionals In The State Protection Of Their Welfare At All Times

Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has assured teachers, artisans and professionals in the state of the protection of their welfare at all times. The Governor ... Full story

'Theodore Orji' Never Tampered With, 'Independent National Electoral Commission' Ad-hoc Staff List

Abia State government has denied reports in the Sun newspapers that the state Governor, Chief Theodore Orji tampered with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ... Full story

Model And Beauty Queen Esther Kanu, Dies At 24

Nigerian model and beauty pageant winner Esther Kanu has passed on, aged 24. According to reports, Esther passed away this morning, Wednesday, January 7, 2014. ... Full story

Nkiru Sylvanus Denies Staging Her Kidnapping To Sell Her Movie

One of the cases that shook Nollywood to the foundation in 2012 was the kidnap of sweltering actress, Nkiru Sylvanus. This came after stiff opposition ... Full story

Pastor Drops Dead Conducting Funeral Of Herbalist Who Previously Warned Not To Be Taken Into Church

The sleepy town of Asaga-Oha­fia in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State has been thrown into a deep shock and controversy following the death ... Full story

Building Collapses In Umuahia, Abia Killing Seven

Abuja - Seven people were killed when a building under construction collapsed in Umuahia in the Abia state capital. Efforts by the Red Cross Society and ... Full story

Sale of babies booming in Abia State

Wonders, they say, shall never cease. In what seemed a bizarre, sale of babies is booming in Abia State, according to feelers from the police command ... Full story

Onyekachi Ekwelum, Father In Abia State Sells His 6-Month-Old Son To Pay For Greece Visa

The level of desperation people exhibit these days is just sickening: A father, Mr Onyekachi Ekwelum, who sold his six-month-old son to raise money to process ... Full story

NAFDAC Impounds Fake Baby Food And Other Products In Abia

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has impounded fake baby food and other products worth N3 million in Aba, the commercial ... Full story

Survivors of Kano suicide bomb attacks recount tales of woes

Survivors of Monday’s suicide bomb attacks at a luxury bus station in Kano have been recounting their tales of woes, especially how they escaped death ... Full story

Ex-cop sentenced to death by hanging for killing colleague

High Court, presided over by Justice Agwu Umah Kalu, has sentenced a former police officer, Corporal Umaru Mohammed to death by hanging over the killing ... Full story

Nigerian Prophetess, Others Sell Two-Year-Old Boy For N.6Million

A female cleric with an undisclosed Pentecostal church in Abia State, Prophetess Mrs. Ezelu (other name withheld),, is currently telling police detectives what she knows ... Full story

Gunmen kidnap baby from labour room in Abia State

This sounds like a fairy tale but it is true.Gunmen have invaded the labour room of a maternity home in Nkwoegwu, Ohuhu, in Umuahia North ... Full story

Nigeria Again! Twenty People Die Scooping Fuel From Fallen Tanker

Tragedy struck at the weekend at Umuokpo in Amairinabuo Community of Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State when a fuel tanker exploded, killing several ... Full story

Florence Ezeonye, Drug Peddler Arrested By NDLEA With Cocaine Filled ‘Spiritual’ Candles

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Abia State command yesterday arrested a suspected drug peddler in Aba, Abia State.According to NDLEA commander in the ... Full story

Six People Die Scooping Petrol During Petroleum Pipeline Fire In Abia State

Six persons have been confirmed dead in a petroleum pipeline fire in Umueke autonomous community in Osisioma local government area of Abia State.They were among ... Full story

Victor Nnanna Onyemaechi, 40, arrested for having intercourse with goat - Photos

A 40-year-old man, Victor Nnanna Onyemaechi from Amibo village in Umuahia South Council of Abia State was a while ago arrested by the state’s police ... Full story

Emmanuel Ohuabunwa, 22 Year Old Nigerian Breaks Academic Record At John Hopkins University

A 22-year-old Nigerian, Emmanuel Ohuabunwa, has made history at John Hopkins University, United States of America. Ohuabunwa from Arochukwu, Abia State, has done the nation ... Full story

Ramsey Nouah

Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah Jr, (born 16 July 1973) is a Nigerian actor. In 2010 he won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in ... Full story

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Sunday Oliseh Making Keshi Mistake Over Ideye - Moses Kpakor

Moses Kpakor feels Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh is making a mistake by ignoring on-form Olympiakos forward Brown Ideye. South Africa 2013 winner Ideye has not played ... Full story

Messi, Neymar Battle Ronaldo For Ballon d’Or

Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Neymar will compete with current holder Cristiano Ronaldo for this year’s FIFA Ballon d’Or, ESPN reports. The FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony ... Full story

FIBA Africa: Dolphins Through To Quarter-Finals

Nigerian champions Dolphins won their third game in a row on Monday and booked their place in the quarter-finals of the FIBA Africa Champions Cup ... Full story

U-23 Team Play In Senegal Empty Handed

It has been revealed that the country’s U-23 team at the 2015 U-23 African Cup of Nations are in Senegal without cash. The PUNCH leant ... Full story

Why Is Ini Edo Hiding Her Number Plate?

Nollywood actress, Ini Edo, surely knows how to keep many people talking about her and this she has done very well over time. Almost everything about ...

Mercy Aigbe In Public Fight

Social media has been a platform where people converge to relate and share ideas. In some cases, if not many, micro-blogging websites like Facebook and ...

What Patoranking Wants In A Woman

Multiple award-wining reggae-dancehall singer, Patoranking, whose real name is Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, recently made an announcement that excited his female fans.? The singer told Berla Mundi ...

Wande Coal Speaks On Wizkid, Davido Rivalry

It is no longer news that Davido and WizKid are regarded as rivals in the music industry in Nigeria and events between the two superstar ...

Fast-Rising Actress, Tosin Abeniade Badmus Dies

Reports making the rounds have it that a budding actress in the Yoruba movie industry, Tosin Abeniade Badmus, is dead. It was reported that the actress ...

Yoruba Actress, Mistura Asuranmu Under Fire Over Outfit To Event

Nollywood actress, Mistura Asunramu, has been described as an actress who does not know how to dress well to events. A follower of hers lambasted ...