Imo Assembly adjourns plenary till Feb 9 over COVID-19
The Imo State House of Assembly has adjourned plenary for two weeks over the second wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the state.
Imo assembly adjourns plenaries over COVID-19 scare
The Imo State House of Assembly has adjourned plenaries for two weeks over the second wave of coronavirus pandemic in the state. Announcing the development at the floor of the House Thursday, the Speaker, Rt Hon. Paul Emeziem said the adjournment became necessary to take precautionary measures to curb the spread within and outside the…
Imo Assembly considers law to make Igbo language compulsory in schools
A bill to establish a Centre for Igbo Language, Research and Development aimed at promoting, preserving and restoring the use of Igbo Language in Imo State, has passed second reading
Imo Assembly speaker impeached, Emeziem takes over
• Security Takes Over Complex Dr. Chiji Collins, representing Isiala Mbano Constituency on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been impeached as Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly. In his stead, Paul Emeziem, the member representing Onuimo Constituency, also of the APC, was elected as the new Speaker. The assembly…
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.
Why we repealed law on ex-govs pensions act, by Imo Assembly
The 27-member Imo State House of Assembly has explained that the law on the 2007 pensions Act for former governors, their deputies and speakers was repealed in order to save resources that ought to be utilised on meaningful ventures.
Imo Assembly urges Uzodinma to revoke contracts awarded since 2011
The 27-member Imo House of Assembly yesterday urged Governor Hope Uzodinma to revoke all contracts awarded between 2011 and 2019.
Why I dumped PDP - Imo Speaker
Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Chiji Collins has demised the media report that he left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress to retain his position under the new government. Speaking in a recent APC stakeholders meeting held at Isiala Mbano council area, Chiji said he joined the APC because…
PDP writes INEC, asks Imo Assembly defectors to quit
National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked members of Imo State House of Assembly who defected from the party to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to resign as members of that house.
Imo speaker, seven lawmakers dump PDP for APC
The speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly Collins Chiji has defected the from the People's Democratic Party to All Progressives Congress (APC). Seven other lawmakers also dumped the PDP for APC during a plenary that lasted for less than 20 minutes on Tuesday. The latest defections further strengthened APC's majority hold on the…
Imo deputy speaker resigns, joins APC
The Deputy Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Okey Onyekanma, on Tuesday resigned his position. Onyekanma equally resigned as the Chairman, House Committee on Rules and Business. The minority leader of the assembly Ekene Nnodimele also resigned his position. Nnodimele's letter of resignation was read by the speaker of the house during plenary on…