Aba, the commercial capital of Abia State is the most taxed and levied land and people on the surface of the earth. In 1929, Aba women rioted against the British colonists over taxation. That incident has become a monument in our national psyche.
However, and sadly, the tax riot of 1929, some 82 odd years ago, seem to have been forgotten as governments more draconian than the British colonists are now killing the commercial nerve center of the South-East with all sorts of taxes and…Continue
Added by Aba Alangwa on September 25, 2011 at 5:57am — No Comments