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June 15, 2018 2:39 PM 2019: What Okocha has done to Imo State – Ihedioha

Governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2015, Emeka Ihedioha, has accused governor Rochas Okorocha of killing infrastructures in the state. Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, said the Imo State University Teaching Hospital, IMSUTH has not produced a single medical doctor since the administration 21

June 14, 2018 3:59 PM I won 2015 election – Ohakim tells Okorocha

The former governor of Imo state, Ikedi Ohakim has described Governor Rochas Okorocha as a ‘liar’, while revealing why he lost the 2015 governorship election in the state. The former governor, who was reacting to Okorocha’s claim that Imo people hated him and kicked him (Ohakim) out of office, said the governor had lost credibility. Okorocha had also claimed 19

June 12, 2018 5:55 AM APC crisis: Imo Deputy Governor, Madumere speaks on abandoning office

The Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere has spoken on abandoning his office. Speaking through his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Uche Onwuchekwa, Madumere said that “the allegation could only emanate from mischievous elements.” Onwuchekwa, who spoke with Vanguard, described the allegation as untrue, adding that his principal 22

June 10, 2018 9:41 PM AWCON Qualifiers: Falcons eye another win over GambiaThe Sun News

The Super Falcons are set to make sure of a place in the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations at the expense of Gambia’s Queen Scorpions in Lagos today. Amarachi Okoronkwo’s long-range strike was the difference between both teams at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Wednesday, meaning the eight –time champions will not be under intense pressure at the Agege 21

June 5, 2018 6:34 PM Senate screens 23 NPC nominees [Full list]

The Senate Committee on National Identity Card and National Population on Tuesday commenced screening of 23 nominees as members of the National Population Commission. The nominees are Nwanne Nwabushi, Abia; Dr Clifford Zirra, Adamawa; Mr Chidib Ezeake, Anambra; Mr Isah Buratai, Borno; Navy Capt. Charles Ogwa (rtd), Cross River. Others are Richard Odibo 21

June 2, 2018 3:27 PM APC appoints Victor Ndoma-Egba as Convention Planing scribe after Uwajumogu resigned

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba as the new Secretary for its National Convention Planning Committee. A tweet on APC’s official Twitter handle read: “ANNOUNCEMENT: The Secretary of @OfficialAPCNg National Convention Planning Committee, Sen. Ben Uwajumogu has resigned the position for personal reasons 23

May 30, 2018 9:18 AM Okorocha reveals why governors in Nigeria must steal

The Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has revealed why political office holders and state governors steal from the public treasury. Okorocha said those in office steal public funds because their salaries are not enough. Speaking with Channels Television, he maintained that everyone in Nigeria was corrupt to a certain degree. The governor stressed that seeking 23

May 21, 2018 4:14 AM Restructuring: Ekweremadu, govs, Igbo leaders for Awka summitThe Sun News

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, Governors Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), Willie Obiano (Anambra), David Umahi (Ebonyi), Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu) and Rochas Okorocha (Imo) as well as Senators and ministers from the South East are some of the dignitaries expected at the South East summit on restructuring holding in Awka, Anambra State, today. Other expected 25

May 20, 2018 10:17 AM Imo APC defies Okorocha’s court injunction, re-elects Ekeh as chairman

Mr Hillary Ekeh has been re-elected as Imo APC party Chairman in the just concluded APC state congress in Imo. The party delegates, who described the congress election as peaceful and successful, also re-elected Deputy Chairman Mr Ugochukwu Nzekwe. DAILY POST reports that Gov. Rochas Okorocha, who was absent at the congress, had described the election 21

May 20, 2018 5:24 AM Dino Melaye mocks APC over parallel congresses

The senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over parallel congresses in some of their state chapters. Different factions of the APC have conducted their own congresses in Enugu, Imo, Delta, Kogi, etc. “Congratulations to the 72 new State Chairmen of APC. Every where na double double 26