The comedic case of Rochas Okorocha
Owelle Rochas Okorocha exceeded himself in his comedic attitude towards governance this week. On Monday, the colourful governor of Imo State sworn...
Imo's commissioner for happiness defends her appointment
In spite of widespread criticism against her appointment as the Commissioner for Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment in Imo State, Mrs Ogechi Ololo has said her appointment was made in order to make the people of the state happy.
Nigerian Twitter Thrashes Okorocha For Appointing Sister Commissioner For Happiness
Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo State has been in the news recently for various reasons. After receiving a backlash from Nigerians for erecting statues of Liberian president, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and South African president, Jacob Zuma, who is currently facing corruption charges, Okorocha, has once more, become the focus of Nigerians. His appointment of his biological…
Three die in Imo gas explosions
Three persons were killed and several others injured yesterday evening when some gas cylinders exploded at a fuel station located in Orji, Owerri North Local Council of Imo State.
No automatic ticket for Buhari in 2019, says Tinubu
The All Progressives Congress (APC) will not give an automatic ticket to President Mohammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general elections as declared by the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha.
Ohaji/Egbema: Harbinger of wealth thriving in penury, violence
Imo state enjoys the status of an oil-producing state because of several communities in the Ohaji/Egbema Local Council of the state. But the neglect that these communities suffer...
President Zuma has a crush in Nigeria, and it isn’t female!
Sir: Somewhere in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria, a fancy statue of President Jacob Zuma poses in elegance, despite widespread condemnation of the romantic gesture by the Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha...
Owerri, yesterday, today and tomorrow
The controversy over the demolition of the Ekeukwu Market in Owerri is unwarranted considering that Owerri has grown from a farmstead to a virtual city. A lot of changes have taken place over the centuries.
Ex-police officer, five others arrested for alleged murder of Imo Catholic priest
Crack operatives of the Imo State police command have arrested the suspected killers of a Catholic Priest, the late Rev. Fr. Cyriacus Onunkwo.