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Why Aba Is Called Enyimba

Why Aba Is Called Enyimba

From Igbo history, some people bore and still bear names of deities of their areas like Kamalu and Agwu, which their parents believed played one major role or the other in shaping their lives. Also in some places like Enugu (Hill top) and others, people derive their names from features found in their localities. Therefore,…

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Soldiers in search of bomb, arrests 2 Imams and others in Aba

Soldiers in search of bomb, arrests 2 Imams and others in Aba

According to a report on the sunnewsonline.com 2 Imams and five other members of the Muslim community in Aba, the commercial capital of Abia State, were in the wee hours of yesterday, arrested by soldiers over alleged suspected bombs. According to the former Abia State Amirul-haj and deputy chairman of the Muslim community in Aba,…

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Abia Govt, Honeywell Sign MoU Over Abia Palm Estate

Abia Govt, Honeywell Sign MoU Over Abia Palm Estate

The Commissioner for Agriculture in Abia, Dr Ken Nwosu, said the State Government had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with HoneyWell Group to takeover Abia Palm Estate. Nwosu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Umuahia on Monday that the move was part of the efforts to revive the estate. He said government…

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