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Abia

a state of SE Nigeria. Capital: Umuahia. Pop.: 2 569 362 (1995 est). Area (including Imo state): 11 850 sq. km (4575 sq. miles)
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Dr Ikpeazu also emphasized, 'only the dully recognized and approved transport unions in the state are to sell daily tickets to their members and remit to the Government through Abia State Internal Revenue Service in partnership with the global consultants, CSDC'
He noted that the job centre should be extended to all the local authorities of Abia, and that it can be achieved if individuals and organisations could sponsor the establishment of job centres in the remaining councils.
Staple foods of many farm households in the South-East Nigeria particularly for Abia State have largely revolved around the major root and tuber crops especially cassava and yam.
As such, this study investigates the association of socioeconomic status and household structure on infant mortality in Abia state in Nigeria.
Crumpton said the Inrock ABIA is the only device of its kind currently available for horizontal directional drilling.
H11: Counselling significantly predicts re-entry into school by adolescents in Abia State, Nigeria.
Founded in 2000, ABIA specializes in arranging commercial lines insurance programs for the members of a wide range of endorsed associations.
Frank Douglas, president and CEO of ABIA, a unique collaboration of leading Akron institutions.
ABIA membership consists of banks, and their affiliated agencies, insurance companies, marketing, and administrative services suppliers, non-bank lending organizations and other firms involved in the bank affiliated insurance industry.
ABIA submitted the pre-grant opposition with the Centre for Residential Care & Rehabilitation (SAHARA), an Indian AIDS-related advocacy group, on the grounds that an Indian patent of tenofovir would directly impact Brazil's capacity to produce and access affordable generic versions of the ARV (Medecins Sans Frontieres, 2011, p.
The study population was drawn from institutions of higher learning and research institute in Abia State non-proportionately.
Tendo como dirigente o sociologo Betinho, hemofilico e vivendo com HIV, a ABIA direcionava seu trabalho a pressionar o governo diante da omissao de respostas a epidemia, lutava pela proibicao da comercializacao do sangue e seus derivados na nova constituicao e criticava as formas de violacao dos direitos civis dos que vivem com HIV/Aids.