142 Views Imo governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha, has said that the outgoing governor, Rochas Okorocha has not released money for his inauguration on May 29. Ihedioha stated this in a press release issued by the secretary of his inauguration and handover committee, Ray Emeana. According to Emeana, who doubles as the secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state, Governor Okorocha refused to finance the plans for Ihedioha’s inauguration. He said there was no truth that Okorocha had released N150m to the inauguration and handover committee for the May 29 program.…
228 Views Governor Rochas okorocha of Imo state has unveiled the statue of the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. This is coming less 2 weeks to his handover to the New administration. The president who was scheduled for an official visit to the state on Tuesday 21st had to postpone it because of his trip to Saudi Arabia for lesser Hajj. It’s one of the numerous projects to be commissioned by the president.
92 Views The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has confirmed that the agency is investigating the Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha. Magu disclosed this in an interview with Channels Television. Asked if an investigation is ongoing regarding Okorocha, he responded: “definitely”. “Of course, we are doing a couple of checks and investigations here and there. We are investigating almost everybody,” He added. Magu, however, made it clear that the EFCC would need to attain a certain level before it can disclose any information…
58 Views Congress, APC in Imo, Hope Uzodinma, has said Governor Rochas Okorocha has underestimated how unpopular he has become in the state. Mr Uzodinma stated this in reaction to Mr Okorocha’s claims that APC will lose the state and five million votes in the South East for denying his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, the governorship ticket of the party in the 2019 election. In a statement, by Declan Emelumba, his Director of Media and Special Duties, Mr Uzodinma said the only reason APC would win in the state is his being…