8 Oct 2018
The son-in-law of Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, Chief Uche Nwosu, has emerged as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship...
21 Sep 2018
Sen. Hope Uzodinma, representing Imo West Senatorial District, has called for adoption of direct primaries in Imo to end crisis and ensure victory for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019 general elections.
14 May 2018
The police have announced the arrest of four suspects over unlawful possession of electoral materials meant for Imo State congress.In a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, the suspects were picked up at one Faraji hotel in Wuse 2 area in Abuja.
4 Jan 2018
Ahead of the 2019 elections, Igbo leaders have been charged to come up with the best strategy, with a view to repositioning the South-East geopolitical zone for the nation’s presidency.
12 Nov 2017
The Senate says it is set to publish names of companies found culpable in investigation into alleged N30 trillion revenue scam in the import and export value chain.
5 Oct 2017
The Senate says it is handing over the companies that were found wanting in its investigation of an alleged N30 trillion duty scam to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for prosecution.
4 Oct 2017
The Senate Wednesday announced that it has concluded plans to hand over companies found culpable in its investigation of alleged N30 trillion revenue scam in import and export value chain to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) for prosecution.
9 Aug 2017
Hope Uzodinma, Chairman, Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport, which is conducting the investigation, told newsmen in Abuja that some firms alleged involved in the process had begun “confessions’’.
2 Aug 2017
The Senate on Wednesday gave executives of Glo Mobile and other firms allegedly involved in N30 trillion Federal Government revenue leakage till Thursday to appear before it for defence.
4 May 2017
The chamber also mandated the Committee on Marine Transport to collaborate with the committee on Customs, in the probe in view of more revelations emanating from the exercise.
13 Apr 2017
The Senate Committee on Customs and Excise have asked all commercial banks which purchased N30 trillion worth of Foreign Exchange (Forex) on behalf of importers to show evidence of its utilisation.
27 Mar 2017
The panel vowed that the upper legislative chamber would stop at nothing at recovering the funds that were lost to lapses and various infractions. The customs has a yearly target to improve the nation’s revenue.