Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.



Okezie Ikpeazu appears to want to start early, in his still uncertain second term, to deceive the people of Abia State. Or how does one explain the shenanigan by one of his loquacious errands men, the very comic John Okeiyi Kalu, seen in a picture on a social media platform, gulping from a glass cup?

Okeiyi dubiously chose the facility of the iconic Golden Guinea Breweries, Umuahia, to pull wool over the eyes of Abia people, by mischievously claiming that it was the Abia State government under Okezie Ikpeazu that has resuscitated the brewery, one of Abia’s legacies bequeathed by the illustrious Michael Iheonunaka Okpara.

How desperate and devilish can a government get? I probably would not have bothered with making any comment on this, but for the fact that the state government has made a deliberate effort to deceive the people and by making political mileage out of a project that the government did not contribute anything to resuscitate, order than running it down and selling it as a carcass to a private investor.

But I understand that it is the manner of the government to go about claiming projects that it is not capable of either initiating, attracting or implementing. The same way the government has continued to lay claims to constructing tens of kilometres of roads attracted by purposeful and well-meaning opposition politicians in the state.

To drive home the depth of their wicked mischief the two people sent on this bogus errands could not as much as congratulate the company that has achieved this feat, it’s chairman or the interventionist institution. They went about blabbing about how their wild goose chasing principal had silenced the opposition with the coming back to life of the brewery.

For Jobs, Nigeria and foreign Scholarships, Admissions Click HERE


The truth about the revamping of the Golden Guinea Breweries is that it is a purely private sector project. The new Golden Guinea Breweries is owned by a private company, Pan Marine Investments Limited, whose chairman is Chief Okey Nzenwa.

It is of public knowledge that Pan Marine Investments Limited having won the bid to acquire the brewery had obtained a $10 million loan from Nigeria Export-Import Bank (NEXIM Bank) to revamp the long abandoned brewery.

For additional information see:

One is glad that the Golden Guinea Breweries is on its way back to life. The implication is that thousands of direct and indirect jobs which have eluded Abia State will be created and this will impact positively on the economy of the state. But what Ndi Abia frown at is the hypocrisy of a non-performing governor and government trying to go through the back door to claim glory for what it did not do.

Okezie Ikpeazu should channel his energies positively now that the Election Petition Tribunal in Abia State is yet to start sitting, afterall he and his errands people have been going around trying to dissuade the opposition parties from seeking justice over the badly rigged gubernatorial election in Abia State. They claim that attempt by the opposition to go to the tribunal will amount to distraction for the governor to effectively concentrate in providing good governance, whatever that means.

He should focus on fully completing the “numerous” infrastructural projects that his government had embarked upon in his first term, including the abandoned Osisioma flyover, New Aba Road, Ubakala Road and a few others that have become death-traps and security risks to Abia people.

It will be nice also if he starts early to clear the backlog of salary and pension arrears of civil servants and retirees, respectively.

For Jobs, Nigeria and foreign Scholarships, Admissions Click HERE

For publication of your news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials, please send to afnewsng@gmail.com. For more enquiry, please call +234-903-332-9775 or whatsapp. To place advert, please call +234-903-332-9775.

Mark 11 vs 22- 24: And Jesus answered them, "Have faith in God. Truly, I say unto you, whoever says to this mountain, "Be taken up and thrown into the sea, and does not doubt in his heart, but believers that what he says will come to pass, it will be done for him. Therefore, I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it and it will be yours

Watch What's Trending!


Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

1 Comment

    This to inform the general public that individuals can order Dan-gote3xCement directly from the factory at a promo price of 1300 Naira per bag and Rice for 10,000 naira per bag. Transportation and offloading is 300 Naira,minimum for purchase is from 100 bags and above. kindly contact marketing manager Shehu Abubakar ON O 8 1 3 3 5 4 9 O 5 5 for booking and delivery. Note delivery takes two days and it’s nationwide.When Strength matters,Choose 3X.PLEASE TELL OTHERS ABOUT THIS WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More