Tag: Ikedi Ohakim

Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim has joined the APC

Former Governor of Imo State, Chief Ikedi Ohakim, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Ohakim announced his defection at Okohia, his country home in Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. The ceremony was witnessed by members of the state working committee of the party, led[Read More…]

Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim has been charged with fraud

The police have charged a former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, with fraud and giving false information. The office of the Inspector General of Police filed the case marked CR/993/2020 and dated September 23, 2020, at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. The case, which[Read More…]

Former Imo State Governor, Ikedi Ohakim embroiled in fraud allegations

A Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim has been accused of allegedly defrauding a businesswoman of over N500 million. Mrs Chinyere Amuchinwa, in a petition addressed to the Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu and the Department of State Services (DSS), seeking their intervention, Amuchinwa said the former[Read More…]

Witness Tells Court How He Helped Ohakim Conceal Ownership Of $2.29m Asokoro Mansion

Press Releases A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of a former Imo State governor, Ikedi Ohakim, has told Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja how the former governor allegedly gave him the sum of $2, 290,000.00(Two Million, Two Hundred and Ninety Thousand Dollars) to[Read More…]

EFCC Explains How Ex-Gov Ohakim Paid N270m Cash for Abuja Property

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has given a blow-by-blow account of how the former governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, allegedly made a cash payment of $2, 290,000.00 (about N270m) for a piece of land at Plot No. 1098 Cad astral Zone A04, Asokoro District, otherwise known as[Read More…]

EFCC Docks Ohakim, Nyako And Son, Senator Abdul-Aziz Nyako Over Money Laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 arraigned two former state governors, Ikedi Ohakim of Imo State and Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State, before the Federal High Court, Abuja on charges bordering on corruption, abuse of office and money laundering. Nyako and his son, Abdul-Aziz,[Read More…]

Breaking: ex-Governors Ikedi Ohakim & Murtala Nyako To Be Arraigned By EFCC

by Musa Abdullahi The former governors of Imo and Adamawa States governors, Ikedi Ohakim and Murtala Nyako are likely to be arraigned today Wednesday 8/7/15 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, before a Federal High Court in Abuja. In a statement issued by the Commission while ago, the[Read More…]

Former Governor Ikedi Ohakim Leaves EFCC Custody, Returns Home

Former Governor of Imo State Chief Ikedi Ohakim has left the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to his house in Asokoro. Ohakim spent less than five hours with the anti-graft Agency, before he was left to go home. In Case You Missed The Story, READ, EFCC Arrests Ikedi[Read More…]

EFCC Arrests Ikedi Ohakim, Ex-Imo Governor Over Money Laundering

Former Imo State governor, Ikedi Ohakim, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged corruption while in office. He was arrested around 8am on Thursday from his residence in Asokoro District of Abuja, after failing to honour an invitation from the commission on Wednesday.[Read More…]

Ikedi Ohakim Declares For Imo Governorship Election

The immediate past governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim is not tired of governance it seems, as yesterday he declared his interest to vie for the governorship seat of the state in 2015 under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ohakim was ousted by incumbent governor Rochas Okorocha[Read More…]