Tinubu, Ganduje, Flag Off APC’s Governorship Campaign In Imo

Vice-President Kashim Shettima and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje, stormed Owerri on Wednesday to flag-off the campaign for Gov. Hope Uzodimma’s re-election bid. Shettima represented President Bola Tinubu at the occasion. Addressing the rally, Shettima said Nigerians of Southeast extraction could not afford to play independently in Nigeria’s […]

LP’s Governorship Candidate In Imo Condemns Security Operative Killings

 Sen. Athan Achonu, candidate of the Labour Party (LP) at the forthcoming Nov. 11 governorship election in Imo, has condemned Tuesday’s killing of eight security operatives in the state. Yet-to-be-identified assailants killed the security operatives at Umualumaku in Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of the state. In a statement he issued on Wednesday in Abuja, […]

PDP Postpones Campaign Launch For Imo Guber Poll

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has postponed the launch of its campaign for the Nov. 11 Imo governorship election. The PDP said this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Debo Ologunagba.Ologunagba, also the Chairman, Special National Publicity Committee for the election, said that the postponement of the launch […]

Imo Guber: PDP Inaugurates Campaign Council

Imo chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated its campaign council ahead of the Nov. 11 governorship election in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the council was inaugurated by the party’s Chairman, Mr Charles Ugwu, in Owerri,  on Tuesday.  Ugwu announced that the campaign council would have Ikenga […]

IPOB Sit-At-Home Order Beyond What States Can Handle – Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo has said that the sit-at-home order declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is beyond the control of state governments, especially in the southeast. Uzodinma made this remark while speaking with State House correspondents after his meeting with President Bola Tinubu on Thursday, July 13. He explained that his […]

Imo Unveils Men-only 10th Assembly

40-year-old Chike Olemgbe, has been elected as the new Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly. Contrary to the expectations of many observers and stakeholders, Olemgbe was dramatically elected unopposed by his colleagues after the 10th Imo State House of Assembly was inaugurated on June 16, 2023 by Governor Hope Uzodimma. Olemgbe, a first-time lawmaker representing Ihitte/Uboma […]

Osinbajo Flags Off Dredging Of Oguta/Orashi River In Imo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo flagged off the hydro graphic survey and dredging of Oguta/Orashi River in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo on Thursday. The dredging of the river will link Imo to Degema in Rivers and to the Atlantic Ocean. Speaking at the ceremony on the bank of the Oguta/Orashi River, Osinbajo said the project would […]

2023: Primate Ayodele Releases prophecies for Kogi, Edo, Imo, and Kaduna

The Leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has released fresh prophecies concerning the upcoming governorship elections in Kogi, Edo, and Imo states, as well as the outcome of recent elections in Enugu and Kaduna states. According to a statement signed by his media aide, Osho Oluwatosin, Primate Ayodele warned Dino Melaye, the […]

Ihedioha Withdraws From Imo PDP Guber Primary, Gives Reason

Former Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo has announced his withdrawal from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election. Ihedioha announced his withdrawal from the race in a letter entitled, “notification of my withdrawal from the Imo PDP gubernatorial primaries”. The letter was addressed to the National Chairman of the party and was cited by […]

Imo: Gunmen Kill Two NSCDC Personnel, Two Others

Unidentified Gunmen have killed two personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Imo and two persons working on a telecommunications mast. Commandant of the NSCDC in Imo, Mr Matthew Ovye who confirmed this to newsmen in Owerri on Monday said that the incident occured at Umulolo community, Ngor Okpala council area […]

Imo: Buhari Inaugurates 12.5km MCC-Uratta Road

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated the reconstructed 12.5km MCC/Uratta Road in Owerri. Buhari performed the ceremony during his visit to the capital city for a mega rally by the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu. On arrival, the president paid a courtesy visit to the Chairman, Imo State Traditional […]

Buhari Presents Tinubu To Imo Indigenes, Appreciates Support For APC

President Muhammadu Buhari has thanked indigenes of Imo for continuous support for his administration, government of the state and All Progressives Congress (APC), asking for more support to consolidate on the gains. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s spokesman in a statement, said Buhari made his feelings known when he presented the APC presidential candidate, Sen. […]

Tears, Blood Flow As Local Government Boss’ Head Is Cut Off

The abducted Sole Administrator of the Ideato North Local Government Area of Imo State, Chris Ohizu, has been beheaded. The council boss was butchered on Sunday after his abductors allegedly received N6 million as ransom. Video of his beheading surfaced online on Sunday, where his killers insisted that there would be no election in the […]

How I Escaped Death – Ex-Imo gov, Ohakim

The former governor of Imo state, Ikedi Ohakim, on Tuesday, confirmed attacks on his convoy by gunmen, leading to the death of four police officers, on Monday. Ohakim, who spoke to newsmen in Owerri, said it was his bulletproof car that saved him and his two children. Ohakim was attacked by gunmen in a place […]

Four Killed As Gunmen Attack Ex-governor’s Convoy

Four policemen were feared killed, Monday evening, when gunmen attacked the convoy of a former Imo State governor, Ikedi Ohakim. According to witnesses, Ohakim, who governed the state between 2007 and 2011, was returning to his country home in Isiala Mbano Local Council of the state, when the hoodlums struck around Oriagu in Ehime Mbano […]