Women from Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State Tuesday shutdown the city over bad roads and poor infrastructure.
The women threatened to shutdown the Government House in protest of bad governance in the State.
Numbering in their hundreds, the women who are mostly traders issued a 90-day ultimatum to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to the fix the bad roads in Aba and ensure payment of salaries to civil servants in the State.
Speaking to newsmen, the women leader threatened that there will be a return of Aba Women riot of 1929 if their demands are not met.
Meanwhile, ORIENTAL TIMES understands that armed policemen are currently on ground to control the infuriated women.