Okorocha reacts to Imo government's arrest order
The former governor of Imo State Rochas Okorocha Friday said the order of his arrest by the Imo State government is "an open invitation to anarchy or fracas in the State" "Nigerians of good tidings should disregard the arrest order," Okorocha's spokesman Sam Onwuemeodo said in a statement on Friday. The Secretary to State Government,…
How traditional rulers’ partiality complicates Ihedioha, Okorocha’s feud
The trending issue in Imo State is the supremacy battle between incumbent governor, Emeka Ihedioha, and his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha. The battle has divided the indigenes along those for and against the combatants and it is said to be creating fear and tension among residents...
Okorocha fighting Ihedioha’s government with ill-gotten wealth, dep governor alleges
As disputations between Imo State Governor Emeka Ihedioha and his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha continue, Deputy Governor of the state, Gerald Irona, has accused the latter of using ill-gotten wealth to fight Ihedioha’s administration.
Faction of Imo monarchs want Ohiri sacked, Ilomuanya reinstated
It would appear that the tussle over headship of Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers has reverberated. This follows an attempt by a segment of the monarchs to have the council’s deposed chairman...
Okorocha urges IGP to disregard Ihedioha’s petition against him
Sen. Rochas Okorocha, the immediate past governor of Imo has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu to disregard the petition against him by the present governor, Emeka Ihedioha.
Okorocha blasts Imo PDP over petition to IGP against him
The immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has tackled the state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over a petition against him by the party to the Inspector General of Police (IGP), accusing him of making inciting comments against Governor Emeka Ihedioha’s administration.
Probe of past governments not affecting governance in Imo, Insists Ihedioha
Governor Emeka Ihedioha has said that the review of the activities of past administrations in Imo State, especially the eight years of Rochas Okorocha, is in no way affecting governance in the Eastern Heartland.
Emeka Ihedioha did not win Imo election - Rochas Okorocha
The immediate past Governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha has said his successor, Emeka Ihedioha, did not win the election that brought him into office. “Let me be clear, Emeka Ihedioha did not win elections in this state but was crookedly handed the mandate," Okorocha said during a town hall meeting at his home…
Imo raises panel to probe contracts awarded by Okorocha, others
Governor Emeka Ihedioha has set up an eight-man panel, chaired by Justice B. C. Iheka, to investigate the contracts awarded by the administrations of Chiefs Achike Udenwa, Ikedi Ohakim and Rochas Okorocha in Imo State.
Ihedioha should not take my silence for granted-Okorocha
Former governor of Imo State Senator Rochas Okorocha Monday said the state's governor Emeka Ihedioha attacks on his property is an abuse of power in a bid to witch hunt him. “In the last couple of months, the government of Emeka Ihedioha has launched and sustained attacks on my property and that of my family…