EFCC invades election venue in Imo rerun

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday invaded booth 003 Umucaram Amaraku in Isiala Mbano council area of Imo over alleged vote-buying. The anti- graft agency, in company of combined security agencies, stormed the election value and interrogated Mr Obinna Onwubuariri, candidate of PDP in the rerun election. INEC had fixed

By |2020-01-25T19:19:44+01:00January 25th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Mbaka performs spiritual cleansing at Imo government house

Catholic priest, Revd. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, performed spiritual cleansing of the Imo State governor’s office, as Senator Hope Uzodinma assumed office on Wednesday, The PUNCH has learnt. Security men and civil servants at the State Government House in Owerri, the state capital, told our correspondent on Friday that the priest, who had predicted the victory

By |2020-01-17T18:49:26+01:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Why Supreme Court sacked Ihedioha, declared APC’s Uzodinma winner in Imo

The Supreme Court on Monday nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the governor of Imo State. The apex court declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state. In the unanimous judgment of the seven-member panel,

By |2020-01-14T21:11:01+01:00January 14th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Supreme Court Resumes Hearing Of Governorship Appeals of six states

The Supreme Court has continued the hearing of the governorship appeals from six states of the Federation. Proceedings resumed at the apex court in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory one day after the court adjourned until Tuesday. The court is hearing the appeals filed by some governorship candidates in Sokoto, Imo, Kano, Benue, Bauchi, and

By |2020-01-14T09:31:54+01:00January 14th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Breaking: Herdsmen caught with sack of bullets in Imo

Herdsmen have been caught by the people of Obudi Agwa Autonomous Community in Oguta Local Government Area, with one of them carrying a sack of bullets. The traditional ruler of the community, Eze Ignatius Asor, confirmed this to Vanguard in Owerri, saying his people were living in fear. He said the suspect was handed over

By |2019-07-16T14:57:24+01:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Court Stops INEC From Issuing Certificate Of Return To Okorocha

The Federal  High  Court  sitting in Owerri has ordered that the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) should not issue a Certificate of Return to Rochas Okorocha as a senator-elect for Imo West. The court, in a suit filed by  Hon. Jones Onyeriri, the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Senatorial  candidate for Imo West, ordered that the status quo

By |2019-05-26T02:29:22+01:00May 26th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Photo News: Rochas Okorocha Unveils Buhari Statue In Owerri

Governor Rochas okorocha of Imo state has unveiled the statue of the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari.  This is coming less 2 weeks to his handover to the New administration.  The president who was scheduled for an official visit to the state on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, had to postponed it because of his trip

By |2019-05-22T09:10:11+01:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Okorocha Leases Out Govt Hospitals To Religious Bodies, Security Agencies

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, leased out some of the state-owned hospitals to religious bodies, and security agencies with Pastor Lazarus Muoka’s Lord Chosen among the beneficiaries. Muoka was given the abandoned Ohaji/Egbema General Hospital to manage for 25 years with a monthly payment of N100,000  to the state government. Same applies to the Anglican diocese

By |2019-05-21T07:54:54+01:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Breaking: Buhari Rejects Ministerial Nominations From Imo, Ondo, Ogun

More information leaked on Friday over the new cabinet list being compiled by President Muhammadu Buhari. It will be recalled that Buhari earlier gave a hint that he would be reshuffling his cabinet. Politically, Governors are expected to nominate those who should be Ministers from their states. Some of criteria considered before submitting such names

By |2019-05-11T09:16:18+01:00May 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A-56-year-old man wrongfully imprisoned for 27 years regains freedom in Imo

— Clinton Kalu, a native of Ndinwafor in Okigwe Local Government Area of Imo State says I feel like a newly born baby As Clinton Kalu, a native of Ndinwafor in Okigwe Local Government Area of Imo State, walked out from the Port Harcourt Maximum Prison, his smile and openness betrayed the pain he had been

By |2019-04-27T07:07:39+01:00April 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments
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