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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

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 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 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 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

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 77

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 68

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 77

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 67