Tag: Imo State Governor

Imo State Government have sealed Rochas Foundation College in Owerri

The Imo State Government have sealed Rochas Foundation College, Orji, in Owerri, the state capital. NewsWireNGR gathered that state government officials arrived at the college on Tuesday and sealed it. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor of Imo State on Print Media, Modestus Nwamkpa, who confirmed the development, said[Read More…]

Governor Hope Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, sacks 20 commissioners

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has dissolved state’s Executive Council, and sacked 20 of the 27 commissioners in the cabinet. The governor however, retained eight commissioners. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Owerri on Wednesday. He said[Read More…]

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, “will pay dearly” – IPOB vows

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra has confirmed the killing of one its commanders, saying Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma will pay dearly. The Nigerian Army and Department of State Services have killed IPOB’s commander known as Ikonso and six other militia members in Imo. The IPOB men were killed[Read More…]

Politicians not IPOB, sponsored Imo attacks – Uzodimma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has disclosed that some political actors in the state were behind the recent attack on police stations and the correctional centre in Owerri, Imo State. The Governor claimed this on Wednesday when he appeared in a Channels Television’s programme, Politics Today monitored by NewsWireNGR.[Read More…]

There is no doubt that Nigerians would vote APC again In 2023 – Governor Hope Uzodinma of the Supreme, declares

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma is confident that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will continue to be at the helm of affairs in the country, saying that Nigerians would vote for the ruling party again in the 2023 general elections. He disclosed this on Wednesday during an interview on Channels[Read More…]

Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma, has rejected Edo election results – vows APC will win in court #EdoDecides2020

Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma, has rejected the result of Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. Uzodinma disclosed this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Oguwike Nwachuku. He said the entire process in Edo State was marred by irregularities from officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, who[Read More…]

We are practicing partisan democracy, not tribal democracy – Imo Governor

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, says the emergence of the candidates for the presidential election in 2023 should not be on a tribal basis. While briefing State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, Governor Uzodinma said “We are practicing partisan[Read More…]

New Imo Governor, Hope Uzodinma accused of stealing $12m dollars, banned from traveling abroad by Buhari

The newly inaugurated Imo State Governor, Senator hope Uzodinma is dealing with an alleged $12m (N4.3bn) fraud as well as the travel ban imposed on the governor by the Federal Government of Nigeria, The Supreme Court had declared Senator Hope Uzodimma as governor of Imo State, a member of the[Read More…]

Rochas Okorocha Tells Igbos To Wait Till 2023 Before Thinking About The Presidency

  Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor, says the Igbo should consider occupying the highest office in the land after the second term of President Muhammadu Buhari. The governor was reacting to a statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the Igbo should be considered for presidency in 2019. Speaking with[Read More…]

EFCC Arrested And Kept Former Imo Governor, Achike Udenwa In Detention

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a former Imo State Governor, Achike Udenwa, for allegedly receiving N350m from the Director of Finance of the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation, Senator Nenadi Usman, during the build-up to the 2015 presidential elections. The money was said to have been part of[Read More…]