Tag: Okezie Ikpeazu

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Michael IsaacAugust 17, 2020

Corruption is ravaging Abia with polytechnic lecturers owed for 20 months

Corruption is a global issue, but it varies from country to country, as well as state to state. But in ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 24, 2020

YNaija Governors’ Ranking: The good, bad and terrible | March 2020

From late February to the last day of March, conversations and expectations around governance in Nigeria has been centered around ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 16, 2019

Who’s in and who’s out? Here’s our Governors’ ranking for August

Since the conclusion of the general elections in March and the inauguration of the elected officials weeks after, the expectations ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 11, 2019

APGA, APC kick as Governor Okezie Ikpeazu wins re-election bid

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has been declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the winner of Saturday’s ...

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SponsorJanuary 22, 2019

Atiku Abubakar named DAAR awards ‘Man of the year’

As Tuface Idibia, Alibaba, Dele Momodu and ‘Zebrudaya’ are duly recognized for their lifetime contributions to music, media and nollywood ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 1, 2018

The Big 5: I forgive Ambode but his allegations are shameless and untrue – Sanwo-Olu; Rivers APC primary produces 2 governorship candidates | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, a governorship aspirant for the primaries of the All ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 5, 2017

Buhari not marginalising the South-East, Igbo people are – Nyerere

The 2015 governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia, Anyim Nyerere has accused Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of increasing ...

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AzeezOctober 19, 2017

IPOB: Abia governor Ikpeazu lifts curfew on Aba

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has lifted the curfew imposed on the commercial city of Aba. What happened: Governor Ikpeazu had ...

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AzeezOctober 15, 2017

Stop assault on Abia indigenes | Ikpeazu warns army

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has warned the Nigerian army against assaulting indigenes of the state. Background: Members of the ...

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AzeezSeptember 19, 2017

Igbos are everywhere, even in Sambisa forest – Ikpeazu

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has said there are Igbos in the Sambisa Forest, where Boko Haram insurgents are hibernating. ...

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AzeezSeptember 19, 2017

Why I can’t dethrone Nnamdi Kanu’s father – Ikpeazu

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has said leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu should be separated from ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 19, 2017

“We cannot afford to separate” – Gov Shettima

The governor of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu received five other governors from the Northern part of the country on Monday. Highlights From ...

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EditorSeptember 18, 2017

Ikpeazu’s pro-activeness in averting bloodshed in Abia takes him to #1 on the YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Governors

Tensions are high in the country at the moment and one wrong move from anyone in power can set the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 18, 2017

“We are grateful to God for intervening” | Gov Ikpeazu talks about the Operation Python Dance II exercise

The Governor of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu on Sunday on his visit to the secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 15, 2017

Gov Ikpeazu extends Aba curfew till Sunday

The governor of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu has further extended the curfew in Aba to Sunday. Reference: Tuesday 12, the governor ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 12, 2017

Governor Ikpeazu declares curfew in Aba

The governor of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu has declared a three-day curfew in Aba, following the Nigerian army’s activities in the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 28, 2017

Abia is still crawling like a baby at 26 – NLC Chairman

The chairman of the Abia state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Uchenna Obigwe says after 26 years of ...

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EditorJune 18, 2017

Like senator, like governor | Kogi gov. Yahaya Bello is the worst governor in YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Governors

Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello has added uncouth statements to his many sins. The governor who is owing workers in the ...

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AzeezJune 17, 2017

Abia governor Ikpeazu sacks commissioners, SSG, special assistants

Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has sacked his commissioners, special advisers as well as senior special assistants and the SSG. ...

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AzeezMay 13, 2017

Ogah congratulates Ikpeazu, accepts Supreme Court ruling

by Azeez Adeniyi Former Abia governorship aspirant, Uchechukwu Ogah has congratulated the governor of the state, Okezie Ikpeazu whose election ...

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AzeezMay 12, 2017

Just In: Supreme Court upholds Ikpeazu’s election as Abia governor

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed the election of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State. The apex court dismissed a ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 21, 2016

YNaija Analysis: 5 things ‘Made In Aba’ must do

On Monday, Sam Hart, an SSA to the Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, announced that MadeInAba.com.ng will go live on ...

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Azubuike AzikweJune 30, 2016

Ikpeazu to INEC: ‘You can’t issue Certificate of Return when there’s a subsisting appeal’

Okezie Ikpeazu has declared that he is still the Governor of Abia state in spite of the fact that the ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 30, 2016

INEC issues Certificate of Return to ‘new Governor of Abia state’

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued a Certificate of Return to Uche Ogah of the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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Op-Ed EditorJune 13, 2016

Opinion: With Okezie Ikpeazu, Abians got it right

by Chinyere Akatobi Choosing or electing a leader from a poll of qualified or unqualified candidates can most times be ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 1, 2016

Opinion: The essential Okezie Ikpeazu; one year after

By Sam Hart Power, they say, corrupts and absolute power is supposed to corrupt absolutely. Whoever coined that phrase has ...

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Janeth JFebruary 26, 2016

Why Alex Otti couldn’t prove case against Abia governor – Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has revealed why Okezie Ikpeazu was returned as governor of Abia state. According to the apex court, Alex ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 4, 2016

Supreme Court affirms election of Okezie Ikpeazu as Abia governor

The Supreme Court, late on Wednesday, upheld the election of Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia State. The seven-man panel ...

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Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 1, 2016

‘Fayose is a man I love and respect so much’ – Governor Ikpeazu

Governor of Abia state, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has expressed his love and admiration for his Ekiti state counterpart, Ayo Fayose. ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 27, 2015

Ifeanyi Amanze: What happens in Abia shouldn’t stay in Abia

by Ifeanyi Amanze A Pyrrhic victory is all this is, really and the PDP can savor this for a few ...

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