Stop fighting Imo people, Okorocha tells Uzodimma
Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has advised the administration of Hope Uzodimma to stop fighting people of the state.
Court remands Imo lawmaker as communities seek his immediate release
A magistrate's Court 1 sitting in Owerri, yesterday, declined the bail application for an Imo State lawmaker, Hercules Okoro, who was arrested, detained, and arraigned for alleged assault
Okorocha, Uzodimma in fresh verbal war
Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has warned Governor Hope Uzodimma not to take for granted his quiet or peaceful disposition in the face of “insults and blackmails” allegedly heaped on him by the latter.
Sacked Imo LG chairmen petition AGF over disregard of S’Court verdicts
Imo State council chairmen who were removed by the Governor Hope Uzodimma’s administration have asked Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to end politicians’ disregard for Supreme Court verdicts in the country.
#EndSARS: Group seeks 30% for youths in governance
Imo Relaxes Curfew A non-governmental organisation, Baywood Foundation (BF), renowned for youth-oriented initiatives, has called on Nigerian leaders to give the youths ample representation in governance for even development and avert youth restiveness. Making the appeal at a media briefing in Enugu, its Director, Mr. Chukwudi Ojielo, called for 30 per cent affirmative action for…
Imo orders contractor to refund N1.4 billion for road project
Dissatisfied with the pace of work on the Nekede/Ihiagwa/Federal University of Technology (FUTO) highway in Owerri West Local Council, the state government has ordered the contractor to refund immediately the N1.4 billion mobilisation fee paid by the administration of Emeka Ihedioha. To show seriousness, the State Executive Council (SEC) mandated the Attorney General and Commissioner…
Imo begins full enforcement of curfew
As security operatives commenced full enforcement of the 24-hour curfew imposed on Imo State yesterday, Governor Hope Uzodimma has warned residents to stay indoors. The Guardian observed that banks, markets, shops, schools and business premises were closed. Movements, including motorists were restricted. All the police stations and other sister security agencies’ locations were heavily guarded.…
Imo Assembly under attack for approving governor’s N7.5b loan request for vehicles, others
Imo State House of Assembly has come under attack for approving Governor Hope Uzodimma’s request to borrow N7 .5 billion to purchase vehicles for public officers as well as to enhance primary healthcare services.
Uzodimma urges true leadership, patriotism to promote national security
The Executive Governor of Imo State, Sen. Hope Uzodimma on Friday called for true leadership and patriotism to promote national security and sustainable development.
Okorocha rejects Imo panel report as probe exludes Udenwa, Ohakim
Rochas Okorocha yesterday rejected the report of the Justice Benjamin Iheaka panel of inquiry into the contracts awarded by his administration in Imo State from 2011 to 2019.