Imo Assembly Chief Whip flays PDP lawmakers over attacks on Speaker
The Chief Whip of Imo State House of Assembly and member representing Nkwerre State Constituency, Obinna Okwara, has described the recent verbal attacks on the Speaker, Paul Emeziem, as cheap and baseless.
Imo assembly suspends six lawmakers
Imo State House of Assembly has suspended six of its members for allegedly "conducting themselves in unparliamentary manner." The affected lawmakers were Kennedy Ibe (Obowo), Crown Onyemaechi (Ihitte-Uboma), Uche Ogbuagu (Ikeduru), Dominic Ezerioha (Oru West), Philip Ejiogu (Owerri North), and Anyadike Nwosu (Ezinihitte Mbaise). While Ejiogu and Nwosu were of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),…
Imo Assembly okays law to regulate betting, lotteries
Imo House of Assembly has enacted a law to regulate gaming and betting, including pool, lotteries, casino and related activities in the state.
Uzodimma seeks stakeholders’ support over insecurity
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma has urged traditional rulers and other critical stakeholders to support government’s efforts aimed at tackling insecurity 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…