Tribunal Sacks PDP Rep

The National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Owerri on Wednesday,  sacked the member representing Isiala Mbano/Onuimo/Okigwe Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Obinna Onwubuariri. Delivering judgement on the petition filed by princess Miriam Onuoha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the declaration of Onwuabuariri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the…

APC Repaid Me Evil for Good, Okorocha Laments

Former Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has decried the ill treatment he received from the All Progressives Congress (APC) despite all he did to build the party in the south east geopolitical zone. Okorocha, who also represents Imo West senatorial district in the National Assembly, said he was being witch-hunted by the party. The senator…

Imo Government Orders Arrest of Okorocha

Imo state government on Thursday ordered a citizen’s arrest against Sen. Rochas Okorocha, over alleged assault on a government official, Mr Jasper Ndubuaku. The Secretary to State Government (SSG), Mr Uche Onyeaguocha, gave the order after the Chairman of the Recovery of Government Properties, Mr Jasper Ndubuaku, was allegedly assaulted at Okorocha’s residence. Onyeaguocha said…

Probe: Borrow a Leaf From Oyo Governor, Makinde, Okorocha Tells Ihedioha

The immediate past governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha has told his successor in office, Emeka Ihedioha to borrow a leaf from his Oyo state counterpart, Engr. Seyi Makinde. Okorocha in a statement issued on Thursday by his media aide, Sam Onwuemeodo said Makinde has said he will not scrap the good policies of…

South East Governors Meet, to Fund Cattle Rearing [See Full Communique]

Governors of the five states in the South East geopolitical region on Sunday resolved to rally funds together to fund investments in cow rearing, rice farming, cassava, piggery, poultry and others.  The governors who met at the Enugu state government house under the chairmanship of the governor of Ebonyi state, Dave Umahi also maintained their…