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Abia Governor will be the first “ ...

June 8, 2015

The governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, will be the first common and ordinary governor in the history of Nigeria and will be the quintessential servant leader, so said Godwin Adindu, Chief Press Secretary to the governor. Adindu said Governor Ikpeazu is set to cause a revolution in Nigeria Read More →

The Governor’s maiden speech ...

June 2, 2015

My beloved Abians, Let me first thank you for your enthusiastic and overwhelming support during the ceremonies that ushered me into office as the 4th Governor of our great state. During the election campaigns, I travelled the length and breadth of this state and felt your collective yearning that Abia Read More →

All In Seven Working Days In Abia&# ...

May 9, 2013

Most people in Nigeria wrongly assume that the day, Monday, is the first day of the week. When that decision was taken or the habit and tradition began, we were not there to argue in favour of our favorite Monday as the first son of the week. One thing is Read More →

Abia Personalities

August 21, 2011

Abia Personalities

Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts

August 21, 2011

The traditional apparel for the men is an over-flowing jumper or long-sleeve shirt worn over a “George” wrapper tied around the waist and flowing down to the ankles. This dress is complemented with a cap and a walking stick for support and defence. For the women, the traditional wear is Read More →

Geography

Geography

August 21, 2011

Abia State, which occupies about 5,834 square kilometers, is bounded on the north and northeast by the states of Anambra, Enugu, and Ebonyi. To the west of Abia is Imo State, to the east and southeast are Cross River State and Akwa Ibom State, and to the south is Rivers Read More →