Sunday, 4th June 2023

Imo State

29 May
Federal Government, at the weekend, approved the conferment of Commander of Order of the Niger (CON) national award on the Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma.
29 May
A combined team of security operatives has allegedly killed a gardener, John Patrick Akinolo working at Shiva Fellowship International Centre, Aboh Mbaise Local Council of Imo State.
26 May
The Imo State Police command confirmed that gunmen killed Victor Ijioma, the traditional ruler of Orsu Obodo, a community in the Oguta Local Government Area (LGA). The Imo state police spokesperson Henry Okoye said that the Imo state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Barde, has drafted a high-powered team of police officers to track down the…
22 May
Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has advised authorities of University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) to utilise outcomes of the Prof. Eni Njoku lecture series, initiated by the institution.
11 May
A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council in Imo State, Capt. Tony Enoch, has been murdered by unknown gunmen. A kinsman of the Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, Enoch was murdered in the state's Oru East Local Government Area. A retired military officer, Enoch, who doubled as the Coordinator for the…
5 May
Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has advocated increased synergy between members of the bar and bench to enable seekers of justice receive it without undue delay.
1 May
Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has dismissed, as false, reports on some media platforms that his convoy was attacked at the weekend, around Ngor Okpala, leaving some of his security men killed and others injured.
30 Apr
The Police Command in Imo has arrested nine suspected criminals terrorising parts of the state.
20 Apr
The Imo Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has denied responsibility for the death of a 15-month-old baby via a stray bullet. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Lowell Chimeziri, a corps Chief Superintendent, made the denial on Wednesday in Owerri when he addressed newsmen on behalf of the Commandant, Mr…
20 Apr
A Governorship candidate on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for the November 11 governorship election in Imo State, Obinna Ekwebelem, has emerged, following the party’s primary on Tuesday.
17 Apr
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Akarachi Amadi, as the winner of Saturday’s supplementary election for the Mbaitoli/Ikeduru Federal Constituency of Imo State. INEC’s returning officer, Prof Boniface Okoro, announced that Amadi polled the highest number of votes with 21, 372 votes. While the candidate of the…
15 Apr
Tragedy occurred Thursday night, when a Lexus Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), on top speed veered off the road and rammed into a shop located in Egbu, on Owerri - Umuahia Road, Owerri North Local Council, Imo State.


The Convoy of the Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello was allegedly blocked and attacked by people believed to be supporters of Alh. Muritala Yakubu Ajaka, the Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the state.
6 mins ago
It was a day of anguish and tears as over 480 shops in the popular UTC Shopping Complex were demolished in Abuja, yesterday. The Joint Task Force of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), in the early hours caught shop owners unawares, as it barricaded the area and used tear gas to ward off any resistance
20 mins ago
As part of efforts to jump-start the ailing economy, shore up financial resources and revenue, concerned stakeholders have identified oil theft as another major leakage President Bola Ahmed Tinubu must block urgently.
24 mins ago
Amid the groundswell of opposition that has continued to erupt since the removal of subsidy on petrol by the President Bola Tinubu-led Federal Government, some groups and giving the government tacit support laced with conditions.
31 mins ago
Ahead of the forthcoming proclamation of the 10th National Assembly, President Bola Tinubu will, tomorrow meet with senators-elect and members-elect of the House of Representatives at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.