Uncertainty in Imo over council poll
There is palpable tension in Imo State over the uncertainty in the conduct of council elections scheduled to take place in December.
Imo council election lacked legal backing, says ISIEC
The Imo State Independent Election Commission (ISIEC) has declared the council election conducted by the immediate past government of Rochas Okorocha in the state as illegal. It stressed that the over extra 300 polling units created by Okorocha government, which were used to conduct the poll, lacked legal backing, adding that the law that established them had long been repealed.
Sacked Imo councillors sue Ihedioha, others
Suspended councillors of the 27 councils in Imo State have taken the governor, Emeka Ihedioha, to the Federal High Court, Owerri, to challenge their sack.
Invisible hands that produced winners in Imo council poll
Against all odds, the Imo State local council election have held and winners declared. There were no losers, but those that declined. Prior to the election, there were serious hues and cries, countless intrigues and verbal attacks from opposition parties on the ruling All Progressives Congress....