Imo Deputy governor denies threatening woman on phone
Deputy governor of Imo State, Gerald Irona, has denied threatening one Calista Anene over the phone. In a statement issued yesterday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Dr. Walter Duru, the deputy governor described the story carried by an Owerri-based tabloid as false.
Imo State pledges to promote rule of law in all dealings
Deputy Governor of Imo State, Gerald Irona, has said that the administration of governor Emeka Ihedioha is committed to promoting the rule of law in the state.Irona said this at the weekend, while addressing a delegation of the Section on Public Interest and Development Law...
Imo oil communities’ landlords not criminals, says deputy governor
As conflicts of interest and insecurity engulf communities in Ohaji/Egbema and Oguta, two oil-rich councils of Imo State, the deputy governor, Gerald Irona, has said that the landlords are not criminals. Irona made the clarification in his address during the first security summit of the two councils at Oguta Civic Centre over the weekend.
Imo moves to tackle insecurity in two oil-producing LGs
Worried by the insecurity and related problems in two oil-producing councils (Ohaji/Egbema and Oguta), Imo State government has fixed a stakeholders’ security summit for October 25.
Imo deputy governor refutes beating, ordering arrest of kinsman
Deputy Governor of Imo State, Gerald Irona, has described media reports that he beat up and ordered the arrest of his kinsman, identified as Chidi Chassis, as false and baseless.
Imo government approves state of emergency on infrastructure
In response to the State House of Assembly’s request, the Imo State Executive Council has declared a state of emergency on infrastructure. The Assembly had in a motion recently resolved that the State Government takes steps to declare State of Emergency in all infrastructure in public works and health. The Deputy Governor, Gerald Irona, who…