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January 15, 2019 7:17 AM Imo guber: More APC bigwigs abandon Gov. Okorocha, Nwosu

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, have again lost some die-hard followers in the state. This is as some bigwigs of the “Agburu Anyi” faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, led by Governor Okorocha, have left the group. Engr. Nshirim, a former Commissioner for Information and Strategy, who is among the latest 637

January 3, 2019 6:52 AM Imo guber: Emeka Ihedioha loses in court

The Appeal Court has ordered the Federal High Court, Owerri, Imo State, to continue to hear the case filed by Senator Sam Daddy Anyanwu, against the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship candidate in the state, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Special Court of Appeal Panel was constituted by the President 113

December 31, 2018 3:54 PM 2019: Leave APC now, it’s game over for you – Senator Uwajimogu tells Gov. Okorocha

The lawmaker representing Imo North senatorial district in the National Assembly, Benjamin Uwajimogu, has advised the Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha, to leave the All Progressives Congress, APC, and join his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu in the Action Alliance, AA. Uwajimogu, who is the APC candidate for Imo North in the 2019 election, also described 98

December 29, 2018 6:59 PM 2019: What Obasanjo said about Buhari, Atiku, Obi in Nnewi

The former president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi and his principal, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar have great work to do for Nigeria. Obasanjo stated this at a stakeholders meeting at the Ukpor Nnewi South local government area Anambra State 97

December 25, 2018 7:24 AM Okorocha, Okowa, Lalong, Fayemi celebrate with Nigerians

Governors of Imo, Delta, Plateau and Ekiti States have felicitated with Nigerians as they join the rest of the world to celebrate this year’s Christmas. Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Charles Aniagwu, urged Christians to pray for peace, love, and unity of the country and total reconciliation with God and man. The governor said: “The birth 104

December 21, 2018 5:37 PM 2019: Gov. Okorocha shuns flag off of APC campaign in Imo, allegedly locks Stadium

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, was conspicuously missing on Friday as the governorship campaign of the All Progressives Congress, APC, kicked off in Owerri, the state capital. The National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomole led other national officers of the party to the event. Members of the party’s Executive Committee of the party 82

December 20, 2018 7:39 AM Igbo people almost slaves in Nigeria – Afenifere

A chieftain of the apex Yoruba social-political organization, Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo, has said that the Igbo have never been marginalized and dehumanized as they are under the present administration. Adebanjo was the representative of the Afenifere at a 2-day event that marked the Igbo Cultural Day in Owerri, Imo State. The elder statesman said that the Igbo people 83

December 19, 2018 1:51 PM 2019: APC sacks Amosun, Okorocha’s men in Ogun, Imo

National leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has dissolved the executive committees in Imo and Ogun states at the state, local government, and ward levels. The dissolved executives, who are staunch loyalists to Governors Ibikunle Amosun and Rochas Okorocha of Ogun and Imo respectively, are accused of anti-party activities ahead of the 2019 general 79

December 16, 2018 4:54 PM Why NASS should boycott Buhari’s budget presentation — CUPP

Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has called on members of the National Assembly, to boycott presentation of the 2019 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement by its first national spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, on Sunday, the coalition said the step was necessary to show resentment to the Buhari administration 79

December 9, 2018 4:01 PM 2019: Imo Speaker, Acho Ihim emerges Uche Nwosu’s running mate, vows to defeat Uzodinma, Araraume, others

Acho Ihim, the Speaker of Imo state of House of Assembly, has been picked as the deputy governorship candidate of Action Alliance, AA, in the state. The speaker will deputized the AA governorship candidate and Governor Rochas Okorocha’s in-law, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu. Recall that Nwosu alongside 18 members of Imo House of Assembly denounced their membership 86