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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 29

December 6, 2018 7:20 PM BREAKING: Imo Speaker, 18 lawmakers dump APC, PDP; join Okorocha’s in-law in AA

Nineteen out of the 27 lawmakers of the Imo State House of Assembly have joined the Action Alliance, AA, denouncing their memberships of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party respectively. The Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Acho Ihim, announced this while during plenary on Thursday evening. Reading the defection notice 24

December 6, 2018 6:12 AM APC crisis: Learn how to talk – Gov. Okorocha attacks Oshiomhole

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has said the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole needs to learn how to talk in a way that will dignify the party. Okorocha said this while lambasting the APC Chairman over his comments against some leaders of the ruling party. Oshiomhole had spoken after receiving the APC women 28

December 4, 2018 7:14 AM Imo APC crisis: Why I will never recognize Madumere as my deputy – Gov. Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has vowed not to recognize Prince Eze Madumere as his Deputy. Both men had earlier clashed at a burial ceremony of the mother to Senator Osita Izunaso, Florence, at Ohuba in Oru West Local Government Area in the state over the governor’s failure to recognize his deputy. At that event, the governor refused to recognize 34

November 30, 2018 11:24 AM Boko Haram: Why Buhari govt must declare Nigeria as nation at war – Okorocha

Following the recent killings of soldiers by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State, the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has called on the Federal Government to declare Nigeria as a nation at war. Okorocha gave the call while saying it takes a serious war for a country to lose about 10 to 40 soldiers in an attack. He spoke when officers from the Armed 25

November 19, 2018 5:52 PM Okorocha’s son-in-law, Nwosu speaks on dumping APC for PDP

Uche Nwosu, the son-in-law of embattled Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha has addressed reports making the rounds of his plans to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. DAILY POST recalls that Okorocha has been at loggerheads with the National Chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomhole over his refusal to field Nwosu 24

November 15, 2018 7:31 PM 2019 Presidency: Okorocha warns Igbos as leaders endorse Atiku

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State has warned Igbo leaders to be careful before adopting a candidate for the 2019 presidential election. In a statement on Thursday, issued by Sam Onwemeodo, Okorocha’s chief press secretary, the Governor advised the leaders to apply wisdom and thread with caution ahead of 2019 election. The statement read: “On the adoption 29

November 14, 2018 10:22 AM APC crisis: Drop your governorship ambition, quit politics now – Okorocha charges Uzodinma

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has stated that the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the State, Senator Hope Uzodinma should be advised to drop his intention of becoming the governor of the party for now. Okorocha, also said that Uzodinma should quit politics to enable him attend to the criminal charges against 29

October 31, 2018 9:04 PM 2019: I’m landlord of APC – Okorocha boasts

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has arrogated to himself the title of landlord of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state and Southeast as a whole. He made this known in a statement on Wednesday while discrediting the rumour of him wanting to the leave the APC for the Social Democratic Party, SDP, barely 48hours to the submission 33

October 30, 2018 8:25 AM Okorocha blasts Catholic Archbishop, Udenwa, others over hatred for Buhari, APC

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday attacked the Catholic Archbishop of the Owerri Diocese, Most Reverend Anthony Obinna. He alleged that the cleric, alongside ex-governor Achike Udenwa, his kinsman, Ezekiel Izuogu and a former chairman of the state Council of Traditional Rulers, Eze Cletus Ilomuanya, hated both the All Progressives Congress 27