Archive for the Category ‘Last-Line’

23 Days in Office: Ihedioha Disappoints Doubting Opposition

23 Days in Office: Ihedioha Disappoints Doubting Opposition

By Henry Ekpe The incumbent Governor of Imo State, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha was sworn-in in office on May 29, 2019. Today makes it exactly 23 days in office. Even before he won his election on March 9, 2019, there were a section of the State who never gave him a chance. After he scaled […]

As Okorocha Steps Out, Ihedioha Moves In

As Okorocha Steps Out, Ihedioha Moves In

By Henry Ekpe Everything that has a beginning has an end. By 12Noon on Wednesday May 29,2019, one era will end in Imo State, while another begins. That particular day, Chief Rochas Okorocha will cease to be the Chief Executive of the State, while Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha takes the seat as the 6th Civilian […]

May 29 Hand-Over: Okorocha “Surrenders”

May 29 Hand-Over: Okorocha “Surrenders”

Owelle Rochas Okorocha is the incumbent but out-going governor of Imo State. He has been in office since 2011, making it Eight years of two terms he has been in-charge of Imo affairs.However, all that will come to an end on Wednesday May 29,2019, when he will hand-over to his successor, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, […]

May 29 Handover; Okorocha “Surrenders”

May 29 Handover; Okorocha “Surrenders”

May 29 Hand-Over: Okorocha “Surrenders” Owelle Rochas Okorocha is the incumbent but out-going governor of Imo State. He has been in office since 2011, making it Eight years of two terms he has been in-charge of Imo affairs. However, all that will come to an end on Wednesday May 29,2019, when he will hand-over to […]

Okorocha’s Regret To Quit Ofdice And The Ihedioha Conunsrum” by Henry Ekpe

Okorocha’s Regret To Quit Ofdice And The Ihedioha Conunsrum” by Henry Ekpe

*Okorocha’s Regret To Quit Office And The Ihedioha Conundrum* By Henry Ekpe The out-going Governor of Imo State Owelle Rochas Okorocha is now full of regret. He is not happy, and is angry. He is restless and depressed. He cannot fathom what is about to happen to him in the next few weeks. Okorocha is […]

Imo: Why I Don’t Envy Ihedioha

Imo: Why I Don’t Envy Ihedioha

  Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha is the Governor-elect of Imo State. On May 29, 2019, he would be officially sworn-in as the Sixth Civilian Governor of the State after Dr Sam Mbakwe, Senator Evan Enwerem, Chief Achike Udenwa, Dr Ikedi Ohakim, and the out-going Owelle Rochas Okorocha, in that order. But I don’t envy Ihedioha. […]

Ihedioha’s Victory and Okorocha’s Wailers

Ihedioha’s Victory and Okorocha’s Wailers

  Monday, March 11, 2019 will remain evergreen in the minds of IMO citizens. This is because, it was the day the State got a new Governor-elect in the person of Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Since the history of elections in Imo, that of 2019 Governorship was very contentious because […]

Imo Guber Election And Dangerous Signals

Imo Guber Election And Dangerous Signals

  On March 9, 2019, Imo electorate will troop out in their numbers to elect a new Governor to replace the out-going Owelle Rochas Okorocha. And on May 29, 2019, Imo will swear-in the 6th civilian Governor of the State after His Excellencies, Chief Samuel Onunaka Mbakwe, Senator Evan Enwerem, Chief Achike Udenwa, Dr Ikedi […]

Imo And Seventy Guber Candidates

Imo And Seventy Guber Candidates

As Nigeria approaches the 2019 general elections which commences on Jan 16, 2019 with the Presidential and National Legislators polls, Imo State, a Southeast State of Nigeria has broken a record in the annals of elections in the country. Imo State has the highest number of Governorship candidates. Imo parades seventy (70) Governorship candidates, with […]

Day PDP Shut Down Imo

Day PDP Shut Down Imo

Tuesday Jan 22, 2019, will ever remain fresh in the minds of majority of Owerri residents, capital city of Imo State. The Reason for this is not far-fetched. It was the day the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP locked-up Owerri for hours, following its Presidential mega rally held at Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri. Previously before then, […]