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Potholes Facing Assumpta Cathedral : Archbishop Obinna Begs Imo State For Repair

Potholes Facing Assumpta Cathedral :  Archbishop Obinna Begs Imo State For Repair

By Chioma Nkama The pitiable state of roads in Imo State capital has forced the Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Diocese, Archbishop Anthony Obinna to open up and request for the intervention of the governor, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha. Archbishop Obinna, a notable maverick cleric who goes beyond religions matters to speak on political issues, especially […]

100% Salary Payment: Imo NLC Happy With Ihedioha Over Implementation

100% Salary Payment: Imo NLC Happy With Ihedioha Over Implementation

Following the approval of Governor Emeka Ihedioha for full payment of salaries to workers in Imo State, the labour union has expressed happiness over the development. Ihedioha in line with his campaign promises had last week revealed plans to depart from the practice of the immediate past administration where Imo State Civil Servants got 70% […]

Police Inspector, 6 Others Paraded For Robbery, 13 Kidnappers Suspects Nabbed In Imo

Police Inspector, 6 Others Paraded For Robbery, 13 Kidnappers  Suspects Nabbed In Imo

By: Tochi Onyeubi The Imo state Police command has paraded a police inspector, one Salvation Kpun, a serving member from the Department of Operations, DOPs and others for crimes relating to armed robbery and kidnapping. In a release made available to Trumpeta Newspaper, operatives of the Imo SARs, arrested the said police inspector at Works […]

AA Collapses In Imo, As Ex Speaker, Ihim Dumps Uche Nwosu For PDP Lawman Duruji, Kennedy Ibe Defect Too

AA Collapses In Imo, As Ex Speaker, Ihim Dumps Uche Nwosu For PDP Lawman Duruji, Kennedy Ibe Defect Too

By Samuel Ibezim Thursday, June 13, at the Imo State House of Assembly complex, major political misfortune did hit the political camp of Owelle Rochas Okorocha as Rt. Hon. Acho Ihim, former speaker, dumped both Action Alliance, AA party and the party’s governorship tribunal case at the shock of all. Rt. Hon. Gerald Irona, Imo […]

Chinedu Offor: My Life in Danger, Gets Vote of Confidence

Chinedu Offor: My Life in Danger, Gets Vote of Confidence

By Samuel Ibezim The last speaker of the 8th House of Imo State Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedu Offor has raised the alarm claiming that his life is in danger. Speaking on the floor of the House, Offor who came on board after the resignation of lawman Duruji told the public about security threat to his […]

EX Speaker, Ihim To Account N460m Spent in 47 Months

EX Speaker, Ihim To Account N460m Spent in 47 Months

The woes trailing the ouster of Rt Hon Acho Ihim as Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly is continuing as members of the House have summoned him to appear on the floor to account for N460m he spent in the past three years as Speaker. This was part of the Resolution of the […]

At Last, Former Deputy Gov, Madumere Vindicated By IMHA

At Last, Former Deputy Gov, Madumere Vindicated By IMHA

By Okey Alozie Imo House of Assembly lawmakers have vindicated Prince Eze Madumere the former Deputy Governor of Imo State under Owelle Rochas Okorocha’s administration. The House of Assembly members at the valedictory session held on Monday 10th June 2019 apologized to Eze Madumere for the false allegation leveled against him. The House resolved that […]

Rescue Mission Appointees Panic Over Probe . Hammer May Fall on Udorji, Nnanna Okoro, Okafor Anyanwu

Rescue Mission Appointees Panic Over Probe . Hammer May Fall on Udorji, Nnanna Okoro, Okafor Anyanwu

By Okey Alozie Appointees of the former governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, in his Rescue Mission administration who served in various capacity are living in fear as their problems multiply daily after leaving offices. Those who served as commissioners are not at rest since the news of plans by the Imo House of […]

OKOROCHA SUCCUMBS TO IHEDIOHA, AS HANDOVER DOCUMENTS APPEAR

OKOROCHA SUCCUMBS TO IHEDIOHA, AS HANDOVER DOCUMENTS APPEAR

Tunji Adedeji/Orji Sampson There are strong indications that the Immediate Past Governor Rochas Okorocha has finally succumbed to pressure from his successor Gov. Emeka Ihedioha after beating the 24 hours deadline mandating him to handover government properties to the current administration . Trumpeta gathered that the document of about a thousand pages was made public […]

World Environment Day: Ihedioha Enjoins Imolites to Cultivate Tree Planting Habit .Orders Immediate Removal of Refuse In Owerri

World Environment Day: Ihedioha Enjoins Imolites to Cultivate Tree Planting Habit  .Orders Immediate Removal of Refuse In Owerri

Tunji Adedeji The Imo State Governor, Rt Hon. Emeka Ihedioha on Wednesday performed a tree planting exercise to mark the 2019 World Environment Day as part of his commitment to make Imo State the neatest state in Nigeria Ihedioha who flagged off the tree planting exercise yesterday at the Douglas House Owerri advised the people […]