Archive for the Category ‘News Digest’

How Looting Stopped Govt House Chapel Stops Church Service

How Looting  Stopped Govt House Chapel Stops Church Service

By Okey Alozie Three weeks after Owelle Rochas Okorocha vacated from Govt House, Owerri, there has not been any form of church activity in the magnificent chapel situated in front of the premises. Trumpeta scooped that the chapel which used to be a gathering place for Rescue Mission stalwarts of the Okorocha era, every Sunday, […]

Okorocha Responsible For S/East Failure In Reps, Senate Position – Nwajiuba …Leave Me Out, Orlu Zone Senator Begs

Okorocha Responsible For S/East Failure In Reps, Senate Position – Nwajiuba  …Leave Me Out, Orlu Zone Senator Begs

By: Tochi Onyeubi The member representing Ehime Mbano/ Ihitte Uboma/ Obowo Federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Emeka Nwajiuba has revealed how Okorocha alleged by caused the South East to lose vital positions in the National Assembly. Information gathered recently in a national daily Nwajiuba spoke to revealed that, Okorocha’s refusal to allow […]

Amuzu Community Rejects Francis Onwubiko as Eze-elect

Amuzu Community Rejects Francis Onwubiko as Eze-elect

Tunji Adedeji The people of Amuzu autonomous community in Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo state has urged the Imo state Government not to recognize Engr. Francis Onwubiko as the traditional ruler of Amuzu autonomous community, warning that anybody having any dealings with him does so at his own risk. Amuzi people in a […]

House Of Reps Speaker: Nwajiuba Missing After Removing Okafor

House Of Reps Speaker: Nwajiuba Missing After Removing Okafor

The supporters and constituents of Hon. Emeka Nwajiuba, member representing Okigwe South Federal Constituency at Federal House of Representative, accompanied the lawmaker to the green chamber, Abuja with high hopes of seeing him become either the speaker or deputy speaker but it never happened. On reclaiming the federal seat from Deacon Chike Okafor, the All […]

Popular Award Winning Owerri Based Traffic Wardens Dies

Popular Award Winning Owerri Based Traffic Wardens Dies

Only motorists who ply the ever busy Whetheral road, Owerri, Imo State, shall be familiar with the fascinating displays of a late traffic warder known as Chidiebere Godfery Ikpekaogu. Years ago, Ikpekaogu was a sight to behold at the MCC/Uratta Road/School Road junction of the Whetheral Road. Unlike other traffic wardens in the state capital, […]

Imo Poly Gets New Rector, Dr Njoku, Fr Madu Asked To Return Property

Imo Poly Gets New Rector, Dr Njoku, Fr Madu Asked To Return Property

By Onyinyechi Amakaulo Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo yesterday got a new Acting Rector in the person of Dr Paddy Njoku who is the most senior academic staff in the Polytechnic. The appointment was made by the governor Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha effectiveness from June 10th 2019. The visitor to Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo and the […]

Why Imo Civil Guard Commandant Ejifugha Is After My Life- Nzeruo

Why Imo Civil Guard Commandant Ejifugha Is After My Life- Nzeruo

Reasons behind the unsavoury incident between the member representing Oru East Local Government Area, in Imo State House of Assembly, Nkenna John Nzeruo and the State Commandant of Imo Civil Guards, Chief Donatus Ewe Ejifugha has emerged. The social media has been awash with video footage of an alleged threat Ejifugha handed Nzeruo after a […]

Chiji Collins, Lawman Duruji, Kennedy Ibe in Battle Royale .As House Confirms Ranking Rule

Chiji Collins, Lawman Duruji, Kennedy Ibe in Battle Royale .As House Confirms Ranking Rule

By Samuel Ibezim Three House of Assembly members who have a ticket to return are in for the fierce battle over who becomes the new Speaker. At the last plenary session, members of the 8th House adopted a Resolution to allow all members occupy any principal position except that of the Speaker which requires a […]

Review of Appointments, Recruitments Not Witch Hunt- Ihedioha

Review of Appointments, Recruitments Not Witch Hunt- Ihedioha

By Tunji Adedeji Imo State government has assured that the committee for the review of appointments and recruitments in the State’s Civil Service , which was inaugurated last weekend was not to witch-hunt any person or civil servant. Exonerating the state Government, Mr Chibuike Onyeukwu, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor made this disclosed in […]

Alliance for Africa Holds National Day Of Mourning

Alliance for Africa Holds National Day Of Mourning

By Onyinyechi Amakaulo A non governmental organization under the ageies of Alliance for Africa (AFA) in commomeration of 2019 National Day Of Mourning (NDOM19) during the weekend held her one day road walk to commensurate with the families of Nigerias who lost their loved onec in the past years. Speaking in Owerri ,the coordinator for […]