Imo’s proposed grazing bill dead on arrival, says speaker
As anxiety among the people reaches a feverish level over the reappearance of a grazing bill in Imo State House of Assembly, the speaker, Acho Ihim, has said the piece of legislation was dead on arrival.
Imo Police parade kidnapping, armed robbery, murder suspects
Imo State Commissioner of Police (CP), Dasuki Galandachi, yesterday paraded 34 suspects for offences ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, murder, fraud, rape, and conspiracy to theft.
Imo Assembly suspends another member over alleged misconduct
Imo State House of Assembly has suspended another member, Donatus Onuigwe, representing Oru West constituency. The House accused him of indulging in “un-parliamentary misconduct.” Majority Leader of the assembly, Lugard Osuji, raised the motion for Onuigwe’s suspension and was supported by Ezediora Uzoma, who represents Oguta constituency. The suspension was said to be part of…
I have no plans to join APGA, says Okorocha
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has debunked trending media reports that he was planning to re-join the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
The demon of demo-garchy
To the average Nigerian politician, power is everything. He breathes it, dreams it and even to the point of obsession. He loves that capacity to control the destinies of men, money and materials.
APC stakeholders pass vote of no confidence on Okorocha
Imo APC stakeholders have passed a vote of no confidence on Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state. The stakeholders who met with the Chief John Odigie-Oyegun-led national working committee of the party at the party headquarters in Abuja, expressed the fear that the APC might lose Imo State if Okorocha is allowed to impose his…
I never knew I was going to be head of state, says Yakubu Gowon
Nigeria’s former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, has said that he never perceived to be the country’s head of state.
Pastor nabbed for alleged kidnap of 17-month-old baby in Imo State
Police operatives of the Imo State command at the weekend arrested a pastor and his accomplice for the kidnap of a 17-month-old baby. Briefing reporters in Owerri, the command’s Deputy Police Public Relations Officer...
Ideato federal constituency to witness political rebirth
Daughters and sons of Ideato, Imo State will converge in Urualla in Orlu for a retreat, which will take a cursory look at the political development in the zone. During the one-day meeting, all the political class in Ideato federal constituency irrespective of political parties affiliation will collectively X-ray the political history in the past…
Aspirant asks Okorocha to explain ownership of three private jets
A governorship aspirant in Imo State, Uche Onyeaguocha, has asked Governor Rochas Okorocha to explain his alleged possession of three private jets. He made the request yesterday in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, McDonald Enwere. The candidate from the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), urged the governor to declare how the jets were…
Tension in Imo over N3, 000 adult levy imposition
There is palpable tension in the 27 Local Councils of Imo State over the state governor, Rochas Okorocha’s directive that every adult must pay a N3, 000 Autonomous Community Development levy.