Archive for the Category ‘AgwodInuju’

Before Iberiberism Grips Ihedioha

Before Iberiberism Grips Ihedioha

Iberibe may have been a common word in Igbo Language which signifies imprudence or better still “foolishness” in English. The word may not have had enough relevance among Igbo speaking people of the Eastern part of Nigeria not until the immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha came on board. Armed with the knack […]

Before Imo Assembly Complex Collapses!

Before Imo Assembly Complex Collapses!

For unknown reasons, I haven’t taken a good trip to the gigantic Imo State House of Assembly complex, since I left the office of the Chief Press Secretary to the Speaker eight years ago. The few times I had cause to be at the premises from June 2011 till date saw me within the periphery […]

Trumpeta, Okorocha’s Era and Ihedioha’s Coming

Trumpeta, Okorocha’s Era and Ihedioha’s Coming

By Kelechi Mejuobi March 29th 2019 marked another turning point in the political history of Imo State in the transition programme of the Federal Government as states with new governors were sworn-in. In the State, Chukwuemeka Nkem Ihedioha was handed reins of power as the 6th civilian governor of Imo after Justice Paschal Nnadi, the […]

Imo Assembly: The ‘Jankara Market” Scene Continues

Imo Assembly: The ‘Jankara Market” Scene Continues

“Jankara Market” is a well known boisterous market located in Lagos Island of Lagos State, otherwise known as Isale Eko. In Jankara market, any form of business transaction can take place. Anything possible is bought and also sold, making the Jankara name very famous among Lagosians. In 2011towards the end of the life of the […]

That Imo’s “Billion Billion” Hospitals

That Imo’s “Billion Billion” Hospitals

As usual, Imo State outgoing Governor, Rochas Okorocha cannot swin out of controversy anytime he picks the microphone to speak. Surely, one thing people of the state would miss in the politician that has few days to spend in Government House is a waggish disposition borne out of unguarded comments. Swimming in fleeting fantasy of […]

IMO POLY RELOCATION; WHAT RECTOR FAILED TO SAY

IMO POLY RELOCATION; WHAT RECTOR FAILED TO SAY

By Kelechi Mejuobi Men of God, especially Catholic Priests are trained Evangelists. The implication is that they are associated with sermons as a means to reach out to the congregation. It was not surprising that the outgoing Rector of Imo State Polytechnic, Wence Madu, a Reverend Father of the Claretian priesthood order of the Catholic […]

Agwodinuju Column; Okorocha’s New Varsity, Host Community And The Untold Truth

Agwodinuju Column; Okorocha’s New Varsity, Host Community And The Untold Truth

*AGWODINUJU COLUMN* Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 OKOROCHA’S NEW VARSITY, HOST COMMUNITY AND THE UNTOLD TRUTH By *Kelechi Mejuobi* After devoting enormous time in the past discussing several impishness of Governor Rochas Okorocha in his eight-year reign, I tried to relax and allow for his inglorious exit with the election of a successor that was not […]

Agwodinuju! Any Tears For Okorocha?

Agwodinuju! Any Tears For Okorocha?

Any Tears For Okorocha? April 1st of every year has a remarkable feature. It has been a date set aside for the April Fools’ Day. Traditionally, the date has been set aside for an occasion of playing tricks. Though, it has been an annual ritual of spreading hoaxes where the jokes and victims are known […]

2019 Guber Behold, Key Players Who Stopped Okorocha

2019 Guber  Behold, Key Players Who Stopped Okorocha

  The story of how outgoing governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha failed to impose his son in-law, Chief Uche Nwosu, on Imo people as successor cannot be told without mentioning names of some key players who played vital roles in caging the governor from making real his intentions. Apart from boasting in several […]

Agburu Political Family; How The Cookies  Crumble.

Agburu Political Family; How The Cookies  Crumble.

It was at a recent political meeting at the palatial mansion of a prominent politician  of Owerri Zone extraction of Imo state, in the state capital, when all eyes fixed at a direction. The home of Charles Amadi, popularly known as Charvon, in political circle at the highbrow Civic Centre Estate on Concorde Hotel Road, […]