Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has assured of the readiness of the State Government to partner with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to facilitate easy flow of petroleum products from Abia State to other parts of the Southeastern region of the country. The Governor made this known during a stakeholders meeting held between the state government and the top management team of the NNPC.
Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Enyinnaya Orji has hailed the Member representing Bende Federal Constituency at the National Assembly and Chairman, House Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Hon Benjamin Kalu as "a highly cerebral, humble and extremely hardworking Lawmaker who plays politics without bitterness".
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has said that his support for Trade & Commerce, Agriculture SME and Education right from the inception of his administration in 2015 was borne out of his knowledge that Nigeria would some day be faced with the present economic quagmire due to its mono-economic status.
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has awarded 5 years full scholarship to Mr Solomon Ukoha who constructed an electricity substation with crude oil and other locally sourced materials. The scholarship is for him to further his education in any tertiary institution of his choice.
The operatives of the Nigeria Police Force attached to the Ebonyi State Police Command have intercepted 753 live ammunition of General-Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG) concealed in a sac being transported in a commercial vehicle from Abakaliki, Ebonyi State to Umuahia in Abia State.
In 2015, the then-incoming Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, identified industrialization as one of the pillars of his administration to create jobs, improve the economy and increasing internally generated revenue of the state.
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has described the death of Late Hon. Ossy Chinedu Prestige, the immediate past Member, representing Aba North and South Federal Constituency at the National Assembly as a personal loss to him as he was a great friend and an asset to the State.
To protect the citizens, Abia State Governor, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, PhD has directed the Executive Chairmen of Aba North, Aba South, Ohafia and Arochukwu Local Governments to set up a task force to enforce the curfew.