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March 22, 2018 1:03 PM Imo APC guber aspirants to step down for Nwosu

Chief of Staff to Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, Chief Uche Nwosu, who has been endorsed by the governor to succeed him in 2019, might have found favour in some of his co-aspirants who, Daily Sun gathered, are planning to step down for him. According to a top member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state who do not want his name mentioned 18

March 9, 2018 8:06 AM Ahiara Diocese: Most Revd Lucius Ugorji finally takes charge

The new Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese of the Catholic Church, in Mbaise, Imo State, Most Revd Lucius Ugorji, will formally assume duty on Saturday. Also, the Bishop would meet with priests in the diocese and the laity the same day. Okpaleke quit the position after a protracted crisis that rocked the diocese for about six years. Rev. Fr. Chris 20

March 7, 2018 2:37 AM Succour for Anambra community

was a prayer answered for the people of Anambra West Local Government Area recently as contractor resumed construction work on the Otuocha-Anam-Kogi federal road. The people could not contain their excitement following the resumption of work on the road which was abandoned for a very long time. The contract for the road, which passes through Otuocha-Anam-Nzam-Inoma 17

March 7, 2018 1:00 AM More condemnations trail Archbishop Obinna’s attack

four days after some youths attacked Catholic bishop of Owerri Diocese, Archbishop Obinna, for criticising the Imo State government during a funeral service, more prominent sons of the state have joined their voices in condemning the incident. At a requiem mass in honour of the mother of the Pro-chancellor of Imo State University, Mr. Alex Mbata, at Saint 27

March 5, 2018 7:53 AM Priest sets two bank ATMs ablaze in Imo

A man said to be an Anglican Priest, serving at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Ugiri in Isiala Mbano LGA is cooling off his heels in the police net for reportedly breaking into the bank in broad daylight with a gallon of fuel and setting the two installed ATMs on fire. He set the two Automated Teller Machines installed by Imo Microfinance Bank at Aba Branch 20

March 5, 2018 6:41 AM Why APC members beat up Archbishop Obinna

Fresh reports have emerged on why members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, beat up the Archbishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, Valentine Obinna on Saturday. Report emerged at the weekend that APC members who accompanied wife of the state governor, Nkechi Okorocha ; chief of staff to the governor, Uche Nwosu; Speaker of the state House of Assembly 26

March 5, 2018 12:22 AM How Bishop Obinna was attacked –Priest

Social Director of the Archdiocese of Owerri, Rev. Fr. George Nwachukwu, has condemned the attack on the Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Diocese, Anthony Obinna during a church service, at the weekend. He said the attack followed the bishop’s condemnation of what he called anti-people policies of Imo State Government, especially the current plans by the governor 40

March 2, 2018 5:53 PM Lassa fever claims 90 lives in Nigeria

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has officially confirmed the death of 90 people from Lassa fever. This was contained in the situation report from NCDC for week eight released on Friday. It showed that from January 1 to February 25, 2018, 1081 suspected cases and 90 deaths were reported from 18 states, an increase from the initial 54. These 30

February 26, 2018 7:47 AM Okorocha makes confession about his wealth

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has revealed why he remains a wealthy man. He spoke at the weekend during the 20th anniversary of Rochas Foundation in Owerri, the Imo State capital. “Let me make a confession. Giving has not made me poor. Giving has rather made me rich. So I stand bold to say today that I am a wealthy man”, Thisday quoted him as saying 21

February 26, 2018 4:52 AM NDDC awards scholarship to slain policeman kids

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has awarded scholarship to university level, to seven children of Sergeant Chukwudi Iboko, the policeman who died during an armed robbery attack on a bank in Owerri, Imo State, last year. NDDC Managing Director, Mr. Nsima Ekere, announced the scholarship last Saturday, after receiving the Public Service Award 24