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Abia State Governor Chief Theodore Orji has commiserated with the publisher of Thisday Newspaper Nduka Obaigbena and the Management and Staff of the company on the bombing of their offices in Jabi Abuja thursday. The Governor said that he was shocked over the unfortunate incident, which claimed lives and property worth millions of naira ….

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Aide commends Gov Orji for completing Power Peoject

Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State has been commended for the role he played in ensuring that residents of the state capital enjoyed constant power supply. Umuahia and its environs had been in darkness following the non-completion of the Ohiya sub-station. This has been a source of concern to residents, particularly cold room owners, who…

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Abia Govt takes steps to stem poor performance in public schools.

The Ministry of Education in Abia State has initiated stringent measures to tackle the poor performance of pupils in public primary and secondary schools. The state’s Commissioner for Education, Mrs Monica Philips, said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Umuahia on Monday that the government was worried by the phenomenon….

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Abia Govt to disburse N1BN Loans to Farmers

ABIA GOVT TO DISBURSE N1BN LOANS TO FARMERS UMUAHIA — ABIA State government would soon begin disbursement of N1 billion agricultural loan secured from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to farmers in the state. Governor Theodore Orji announced this during the launching of the 2012 cropping season in Bende Local Government Council weekend. Orji…

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PRESS RELEASE As part of its plans to empower Abia youths, Ochendo Youth Foundation has distributed 20 tricycles popularly called Keke-NAPEP and four buses to various Youth Organisations in Aba. According to the Coordinator of Ochendo Youth Foundation Engr. Chinedum Orji, the gesture was borne out his desire to ensure that Abia youths who have…

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PRESS RELEASE The inclusion of President Goodluck Jonathan in the list of 100 most influential persons in the world by TIME magazine has been described as historical and unique. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Ugochukwu Emezue, Governor Theodore Orji said that this singular honour is not just for Mr. President alone but…

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The 132 KV Power Station in Ohiya Umuahia will soon be commissioned. In a press statement by the Chief Press Secretary Ugochukwu Emezue, Abia State Governor Chief Theodore Orji who has invested huge amounts in the power project initiated by the Federal Government has declared that he is satisfied with the wonderful job done by…

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Gov. TA Orji admonishes Northern leaders on security.

Abia state Governor Chief T. A. Orji has urged Northern leaders especially the Governors not to relent in their efforts to secure life and property in that region. The Governor, who spoke against the background of the rising wave of bombing which had led to loss of innocent citizens, maintained that his northern colleagues under…

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Speech

A SPEECH DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, CHIEF T. A. ORJI (OCHENDO), GOVERNOR ABIA STATE, ON THE OCCASION OF THE OFFICIAL COMMISSIONING OF THE OKWOYI-IYIENYI IBEKU ROAD PROJECT, HOLDING ON THE 31ST DAY OF MARCH, 2012 PROTOCOLS DISTINGUISHED LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! I am very pleased to be here today, to perform the official commissioning of this…