Monday, 2nd October 2023

Hope Uzodimma

3 days ago
Imo State government, yesterday, launched its Literacy through Economic Empowerment Strategy (LEES), essentially, to empower adults, who could not leverage on education at the right time, with skills for sustenance.
26 Sep
One poser that has returned many political watchers to the drawing board is the implication of the current wave of “sack” of members of the Labour Party (LP) in the Southeast region.
24 Sep
Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State will, on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, have governors, ministers and members of the diplomatic corps in attendance at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri, for the graduation of 15,000 youths of Imo and beyond from Cohort 2 of the SkillUpImo Project.
22 Sep
Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo says a new Nigeria where citizens have unfettered freedom to realise their potential, live together and respect each other as brothers and sisters is possible.
20 Sep
Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo, on Tuesday, launched the distribution of relief materials to victims of the 2022 flood disaster in some parts of the state. The items were donated to the state under the Federal Government’s 2023 Special National Economic and Livelihood Interventions for the victims of the 2022 flood and vulnerable persons in…
20 Sep
Gov. Hope Uzodimma has assured the residents of Imo that the killers of seven Joint Task Force (JTF) members at Ehime Mbano area of the state on Tuesday will be fished out to face the law. Uzodimma gave the assurance on Tuesday evening, when he visited the scene of the gruesome murder at Umuezeala Owerre…
16 Sep
Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has tasked the Imo people to reelect Gov. Hope Uzordimma in the Nov.11 poll, to consolidate on his achievements.
15 Sep
Ahead of the November 11 Imo governorship election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the state governor, Hope Uzodimma, of working with the Commissioner of Police (CP), Mohammed Barde, to intimidate, harass, arrest and detain members of the opposition.
14 Sep
Christians have been urged to live right, as God would bring everything to judgment on the last day. The admonition was given at the funeral service for late Mrs. Chinyere Lovelyn Mbah, mother-in-law to Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State, who was buried at her Obazu Mbieri, Mbaitoli local government area of Imo State on…
11 Sep
Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere, the member representing Ideato North/South Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, has said that the judgement of the Imo National and State House of Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal purportedly ordering supplementary elections contradicted the positions of the law. Ugochinyere, who is the chairman of the House Committee on Petroleum (Downstream), in…
11 Sep
Minister of Works, David Umahi, has called on state governors to get involved in supervisory activity of ongoing federal roads in their states, threatening not to refund any amount spent on a federal road project, which is not properly supervised by the state. 
11 Sep
A Coalition of Northern Socio-cultural Organisations, known as ‘Justice for Ahmed Gulak Movement (JAGUM), has given seven days ultimatum to Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State to commence prosecution of suspected killers of Ahmed Gulak, the former political adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan.


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The National Coalition of All Progressives Congress (APC) Stakeholders has faulted the protest staged in London over the decision of the election petition tribunal that invalidated the election of Governor Abba Yusuf of Kano state. The group's National secretary, Barr. Isabella Odunayo at a press conference in Abuja claimed that the protest was tantamount to…
35 mins ago
The Rivers State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja has thrown out the petition filed by the Labour Party governorship candidate in the state, Beatrice Itubo, contesting the election of Simnalayi Fubara of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
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The leader of the main opposition party in Seychelles was charged on Monday as part of an investigation into alleged witchcraft. Patrick Herminie, the head of the United Seychelles party who has said he plans to run in the 2025 presidential election, has denounced the move as politically motivated. Herminie, also a former speaker of…
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The Bank of Agriculture (BOA) says it is working assiduously to recover the N243 million loan disbursed to 150 debtors between 2011 and 2024 in Kwara. The BOA Ilorin Branch Manager, Mr Dele Aderibigbe, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Ilorin. He said the loan, termed…
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Liverpool's Hungarian midfielder #08 Dominik Szoboszlai controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, on September 30, 2023. (Photo by HENRY NICHOLLS / AFP) / A review into English-based match officials being paid for one-off appearances in other domestic leagues could take…
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The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, has debunked the insinuation that there is conflict between the traditional thrones and Christendom. The monarch stated this when he received the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Ghandi Afolabi Olaoye, Orumogege III, a former pastor at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, in his Palace in Warri Kingdom. The…
2 hours ago
The Minister of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy, Dr. 'Bosun Tijani, expressed excitement on Monday to release the draft Strategic Blueprint for the Ministry.
2 hours ago
Federal government has commenced verification of individuals under the National Social Register, (NSR), in communities across Lagos and the South Western states to ensure accuracy of available data ahead of government's poverty alleviation intervention such as cash transfers. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Betta Edu, flagged off the exercise, in Lagos state…
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Mr Nyesom Wike, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has called for collective efforts in rebuilding the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Wike, who made the call in his independence message in Abuja on Sunday, stressed that building a strong and resilient society requires collective effort. “It means working together to address the issues that…
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Plans underway for subsequent launches in Africa and Central Asia  ANTIGUA, Guatemala, 2 October 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Today witnessed the launch of EMpact, a venture studio focused on nurturing talent and accelerating startups to serve critical value chains, focusing on frontier markets in Central America, West Africa, and Central Asia. The first studio is a collaboration between EMpact and Fundación Génesis…