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15 Sep 2018
Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has commiserated with the Catholic community and the family of slain priest of the church, Revd. Fr. Jude Egbom. The Late Egbom, until he was gruesomely shot while he went to cut his hair during the week, was the priest of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Amucha, Njaba Local Council…
9 Jun 2018
No fewer than 925 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have shown interest in the chairmanship and councillorship positions for the scheduled July 14 Local Government elections in the state, purchasing nomination forms. The Okorocha led-acting factional chairman of the party, Chris Oguoma, disclosed yesterday that 105 are vying for chairmanship and 820 for…
9 Jun 2018
The Governor Rochas Okorocha led- factional acting Chairman of the Imo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chris Oguoma, yesterday, said his group would not recognise the Dr. Hilary Eke led executive of the party. But Eke said he remains the authentic chairman of the party, having been inaugurated alongside others, as the…
11 May 2018
Leaders of APC in Imo State on Thursday met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential villa behind closed doors without Gov. Rochas Okorocha. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Okorocha was not in the meeting although he was at the VP’s wing of the Presidential villa at the time. The APC…
13 Apr 2018
Imo State government yesterday sacked and retired over 1, 215 civil servants. The Guardian leant that most of the affected workers were largely from the local government service.  The state Head of Service, Mr. Calistus Ekenze, reportedly directed the Local Government Service Commission to carry out the order. He said he acted on the approval…
6 Mar 2018
As the controversy rages whether the Archbishop of Owerri Catholic Ecclessiastic Province, Dr. Anthony J.V. Obinna, was allegedly beaten at the weekend by loyalists of the Chief of Staff, Government House, Owerri, and son in-law of the governor Rochas Okorocha, the state government has commended The Guardian newspaper for publishing the truth in yesterday’s (March…
11 Apr 2015
Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has called for judicial inquiry into reported cases of ballot box snatching and violence during the governorship and House of Assembly elections in the state. Okorocha made the call after voting at his Ekenta Ogboko Ward 002 in Ideato South Local Government Area. Decrying the incidents which had become part…


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The Lagos PDP Governorship Candidate, Dr Abdul-Azeez Adediran (Jandor) on Thursday met with Igbo traders and other groups in Surulere Local Government Areas soliciting support ahead of the forthcoming elections.
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Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has restated his commitment to devolution of power and restructuring of Nigerian federalism if elected the next president of Nigeria.
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The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), on Thursday, raised concerns over an alleged plot by some powerful persons to thwart the 2023 general elections by making the new Naira notes scarce and increasing violence on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) offices.
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Morka said the detonation of IED and gunfire at the rally, resulted in serious injuries to APC members and supporters in the immediate vicinity of the attack.
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Former President of Nigeria, Cheif Olusegun Obasanjo, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, have emphasized the need to entrench democratic culture and institutions that will sustain development and security in the country. Speaking at the Port Harcourt International Conference with the theme: Deepening Democratic Culture and Institutions…