Archive for the Category ‘News Extra’

War In Ow North Over LGA Chairmanship Election, .As Emii, Orji Clans Battle

War In Ow North Over LGA Chairmanship Election,  .As Emii, Orji Clans Battle

Even though the Imo State Independent Electoral Commission ISIEC is yet to determine if and when the Local Government Elections will hold in Imo State, Owerri North Local Government Area is said to have already been torn into shreds following political war raging among the political  Big wigs and Groups in the council area. According to […]

Fear Grips Ihedioha’s Appointees Over Looming Exco Dissolution

Fear Grips Ihedioha’s Appointees Over Looming Exco Dissolution

 A wave of uncertainty and fear has caught up with some appointees of the present Imo State Government as a possible cabinet reshuffle is imminent. Reports filtered in last week there could be cabinet reshuffle of the state cabinet under Governor Emeka Ihedioha if reports emanating from his speech during last weeks retreat of new […]

Abuja Coalition Against Ihedioha, A Jamboree, Says APGA Factional Chairman, Charles Iwuala 

Abuja Coalition Against Ihedioha, A Jamboree, Says APGA Factional Chairman, Charles Iwuala 

The Acting National Chairman of the All Progress Grand Alliance APGA, Mr John Iwuala has disassociated his party from the partly by some party leaders in Abuja. Some opposition political parties in the State led by former Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Senator Ifeanyi […]

Group Mobilizes for Recall of Imo Lawmaker

Group Mobilizes for Recall of Imo Lawmaker

Prominent indigenes of Owerri West LGA have taken a swipe at the member representing Owerri West Constituency in Imo State House of Assembly, Kanayo Onyemechi over what they termed his poor representation. According to them, Onyemechi popularly called “Egbeejiejeogu” of Owerri West has not sponsored any bill, or raised any issue concerning the state of […]

Alvan Boils Over Forced Evacuation of Students from Hostel

Alvan Boils Over Forced Evacuation of Students from Hostel

  Tension seems to have enveloped South- East foremost Teachers Training Institution, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, following an order issued to all students who reside in the hostel, to vacate the premises at the end of the semester. Trumpeta gathered that the students were in a state of disarray. Reports also suggest that some […]

Imo LGA Election: APGA Indicate To Participate . As ISIEC  Assures To Transparent Election

Imo LGA Election: APGA Indicate To Participate . As ISIEC  Assures To Transparent Election

  Chairman of Imo State Independent Electoral Commission, Barrister Julius Onyenucheya Ebuzor has assured the leadership of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) of conducting a credible local government election that will be a reference for other states in the country. This disclosure was made on Monday at the Commission’s office when members of state and […]

Sex For Mark: Imo Lecturers Trouble As Female Students Raise Alarm

Sex For Mark: Imo Lecturers Trouble As Female Students Raise Alarm

By Okey Alozie Female students in Imo higher Institutions have raised serious alarm over sexual harassment and sex for mark which most lecturers have now adopted to gain advantage of the ladies in schools. Our roving reporter who visited higher Institutions in the State observed that the female students are now living in perpetual fear […]

Ihitte Uboma Progressive Minds Thanks Ihedioha For Uwaleke, Nwokonkwo

Ihitte Uboma Progressive Minds Thanks Ihedioha For Uwaleke, Nwokonkwo

A Socio-political Group named Ihitte Uboma Progressive Minds have thanked the Governor of Imo State, Hon Emeka Ihedioha for deeming it fit to appoint two illustrious sons of the LGA into various important positions in his Government. They are Professor Joseph Uwaleke, the present Commissioner for Finance, Imo State and Sir TUC Nwokonkwo the Principal […]

Ihedioha’s US Trip Will Boost Imo Economy  -Chilaka

Ihedioha’s US Trip Will Boost Imo Economy  -Chilaka

By Onyekachi Eze  A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party in Imo State, Dikejiejemba Chuks Chilaka has attributed the governor’s trip to far away United States of America as a welcome development. Imo State governor, Chief Emeka Ihedioha last week travelled to US, where he was first welcomed by the Nigerian Ambassador, Mr. Sylvanus Nsofor. […]

Uche Ogbuagu Moves to Rebuild  Markets in Ikeduru .Inspects Nkwo Imo, Okwu Market’s

Uche Ogbuagu Moves to Rebuild  Markets in Ikeduru  .Inspects Nkwo Imo, Okwu Market’s

The member representing Ikeduru State Constituency in the Imo State House of Assembly, Amb. Uche Ogbuagu has expressed his desire to renovate more markets in Ikeduru in order to boost economic activities in the area. Amb. Ogbuagu stated this while inspecting major markets in Ikeduru. He lamented the level of neglect most markets in Ikeduru […]