Tag: Imo State

Imo Police Command Repels Attack on the Palace of Ezeimo

Henry Solomon- January 4, 2022

The Imo State Police Command has successfully repelled an attack and attempt at setting the Palace of Eze Imo, Eze Emmanuel Okeke ablaze, by men ... Read More

Security Forces Foil Another Attack on Police Area Command in Imo State

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2021

A gang of IPOB/ESN terrorists mounted in vehicles on Thursday, 6 May 2021, stormed Orlu town with intention to attack the compound housing the Area ... Read More

Update on Attack of Imo Governor, Hope Uzodimma’s Country Home Repelled

AMT Tanimu- April 24, 2021

The Imo state commissioner for information and strategy, Declan Emelumba, has confirmed the attack on the country home of Governor Hope Uzodimma in Omuma, Oru ... Read More

Court adjourns suit seeking Uzodinma’s sack until July 20

inno.korie- July 15, 2020

The Federal High Court Abuja, has adjourned until July 20, a suit filed by Reform and Advancement Party (RAP) and its 2019  governorship candidate, Mr Okere ... Read More

Imo building collapse: Gov Uzodimma commiserates with victims’ families, promises full investigation

inno.korie- May 2, 2020

Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has commiserated with families and victims of the Eight storey building that collapsed on Thursday along  Yar’Adua Drive in Owerri, ... Read More

Imo: Gov. Ihedioha moves against Okorocha, others, sets up panel to recover govt assets

admin- June 18, 2019

The Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has approved the constitution of an Interim Committee on Recovery of Movable Assets of Government from ex-Governor Rochas Okorocha ... Read More

Bomb blast in Imo kills 3

admin- June 7, 2019

Police authority in Imo on Thursday confirmed that a bomb exploded in the state killing three persons. Police Public Relation Officer, (PPRO) in Imo, Orlando ... Read More

Okorocha degraded Imo institutions – Ihedioha

admin- May 30, 2019

Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo, says ex-Gov. Rochas Okorocha’s administration degraded most institutions in Imo. Ihedioha stated this in his inaugural speech shortly after being ... Read More

APC gives inside accounts of primary wars in Ogun, Kaduna, Zamfara

admin- October 25, 2018

Lanre Issa-Onilu: APC publicity secretary urges aggrieved aspirants to take their cases to Appeal panel Mr Lanre Issa-Onilu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Publicity ... Read More

Aspirant Wants Cancellation of Imo PDP Governorship Primaries

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2018

A female governorship aspirant in Imo, Irene Ottih, has called for the cancellation of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primaries in Imo, alleging her ... Read More

2019 Elections: 435,449 PVCs Yet to be Collected in Imo

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2018

The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Imo, Prof. Francis Ezeonu, has expressed displeasure at the 435,449 Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) yet to be collected in ... Read More

Okorocha Assures Buhari: No More Defections from APC

Henry Solomon- August 2, 2018

The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum, Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, has assured that no governor will defect from the party anymore. ... Read More

Allies paralyse Rochas Okorocha

admin- May 18, 2018

Rochas Okorocha of Imo state Political allies have taken to the streets to jubilate for paralysing Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha in the fight to ... Read More

Help Me Wipe Out Criminals In Imo, CP Begs NSCDC

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2017

The new Commissioner of Police in Imo State, Chris Ezike, has asked the Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in the state, ... Read More

Okorocha Laments: “One Of The Greatest Danger Of Colonisation Is The Removal Of Our Culture”

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2017

Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Thursday in Abuja expressed concerns over the effects of western culture on the society. Okorocha who was the guest ... Read More

Inside Story of Operation That Killed “Vampire” Kidnap Kingpin

AMT Tanimu- March 2, 2017

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni, concerned with the spate of kidnapping and other violent crimes in ... Read More

Dave Umahi Elected as Chairman South-East Governors’ Forum

inno.korie- February 27, 2017

Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has been elected as the Chairman of South-East Governors’ Forum. Umahi was unanimously endorsed at a meeting of the ... Read More

President Buhari Departs for Berlin

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 13, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has left Abuja for Berlin on a three day official visit to the Republic of Germany. State House Correspondent Adamu Sambo reports ... Read More

Operation Crocodile Smile Raids Two Kidnappers Camp In Imo

AMT Tanimu- September 9, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 34 Field Artillery Brigade involved in field training exercise of Operation CROCODILE SMILE conducted raid on 2 major kidnappers ... Read More

UPDATE on Detention of Imo State Ex-Governor Achike Udenwa by EFCC

admin- August 18, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission re - arrested the former Governor of Imo State Achike Udenwa in connection with alleged campaign scandal at the last ... Read More