Easter message from Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha.

Easter message from Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha.

As Christians all over the world celebrate the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus this season, the Executive Governor of Imo State, and the Chairman of All Progressive Congress [APC], Governors’ Forum, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, OON has urged all Nigerians especially Imo people to forgive one another and show...
PHOTO OF THE DAY: LOL!!! Madam Josephine Udorji will not kill us!

PHOTO OF THE DAY: LOL!!! Madam Josephine Udorji will not kill us!

This photo was taken during  Governor Okorocha’s tour of Ideato North LGA recently. He was received by the TC Chairman, Mrs. Josephine Udorji seen proudly repping her party flag.  Did she actually glue / hammer the flag on her head?
PDP Natl Woman Leader, Amb.Kema Chikwe discusses her blueprint and more... (MUST READ)

PDP Natl Woman Leader, Amb.Kema Chikwe discusses her blueprint and more… (MUST READ)

Ambassador Kema Chikwe is a former Minister of Aviation and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)woman leader. She is also a member of the party’s National Working Committee, NWC. In this interview with TAIWO AMODU in Abuja, she hails President Goodluck Jonathan for giving sensitive cabinet positions to women in his...
The difference between Ohakim and Rochas - By Kissinger Ikeokwu

The difference between Ohakim and Rochas – By Kissinger Ikeokwu

  1. While the former did few roads, the later did more roads. 2. While the former was busy traveling from South Africa-London-Paris-Amsterdam-Lagos-Abuja, the later spent more time of his four years in Imo. 3. While the former believed on party structure and political stalwarts to deliver him for 2nd...
2015: Chief Martin Agbaso to join Guber race?

2015: Chief Martin Agbaso to join Guber race?

So, we’ve been seeing promotional materials all over the place hinting that Ochoudo Martin Agbaso is warming up to join the 2015 guber race. We didn’t want to write about this at first but with each passing week, it has become glaring that the ambition is real. What this means...
2015:  Between Madumere and Ejiogu, who should be Okorocha's running mate?

2015: Between Madumere and Ejiogu, who should be Okorocha’s running mate?

From Governor Rochas Okorocha’s body language, we may not be far from the assumption that he is likely to seek the mandate of Imo citizens  to run for a second term in office.   If he chooses to do so, he would have to pacify the people of Owerri Zone...
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Governor Okorocha and Chief Martin Agbaso :)

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Governor Okorocha and Chief Martin Agbaso :)

Governor Rochas Okorocha in a handshake with Chief Martin Agbaso during the burial of Sir John Anyaehe  on Friday.  Who can guess what is going through their minds as they exchange this gripping handshake?
Did Governor Rochas Okorocha actually refer to Igbo women as Prostitutes?

Did Governor Rochas Okorocha actually refer to Igbo women as Prostitutes?

  A recent Frontpage edition of THE MOMENT newspaper found its way into our e-mail box.  It claims Governor Rochas Okorocha referred to women of the igbo nation as prostitutes. Sounds very very difficult to believe. Could this be a mischievous attempt to ridicule our Governor? Is it possible he...
I must keep my convenant with Oguta and Ohaji/Egbema people - says Gov Okorocha

I must keep my convenant with Oguta and Ohaji/Egbema people – says Gov Okorocha

As part of measures to compensate for the contribution of Oguta people in ensuring the election victory of Governor Rochas Okorocha in the 2011 governorship polls, the Imo State Governor has restated his commitment to addressing youth restiveness as well as promoting the socio-economic well being of the people of...
Okorocha's government is a deceit; completely chaotic - Chukwueke

Okorocha’s government is a deceit; completely chaotic – Chukwueke

In this interview with Amby Uneze, the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party contact and mobilisation committee in Imo State, Chief Jerry Chukwueke, speaks on the efforts of the committee to ensure electoral success for President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. Excerpts: How would you assess the recent PDP rally in...
Okorocha laments disunity among Igbo Governors.

Okorocha laments disunity among Igbo Governors.

Governor Rochas Okorocha yesterday in Enugu identified disunity as the major thing holding back the political advancement of the Igbo, disclosing that even the governors in the South-East are not at peace with one another. Okorocha, who spoke at the opening of the International Colloquium on the Igbo Question in...
2nd NIGER BRIDGE: Is Governor Okorocha's absence at the ground-breaking ceremony a big deal?

2nd NIGER BRIDGE: Is Governor Okorocha’s absence at the ground-breaking ceremony a big deal?

On Monday, Pres.Goodluck Jonathan was in Anambra to perform the groundbreaking ceremony of the 2nd Niger Bridge.  Governors from Delta, Abia, Ebonyi and Anambra were present. Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu was represented by his Deputy.  Is Governor Okorocha’s absence at the ceremony a big deal?  
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Imo First lady on the dance floor.

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Imo First lady on the dance floor.

Our first lady, Nneoma Nkechi Rochas Okorocha is a very lively person. She is down to earth and keeps it real at all times. Here’s a picture of Her Excellency commanding the dance floor! LOL!! Who can tell us the name of this particular executive dance? Have a beautiful weekend...
Apologise for ‘sweeping’ out Jonathan from Imo State – Group tells Okorocha

Apologise for ‘sweeping’ out Jonathan from Imo State – Group tells Okorocha

A group, under the umbrella of Ndigbo Cultural Society of Nigeria, NCSN, has called on governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State to apologise for the action of some women who participated in an exercise tagged ‘Imo Women Sweep out Jonathan and PDP.’ The exercise was recently carried out after President...
PHOTOS: Gen.Muhammadu Buhari meets with Okorocha in Owerri.

PHOTOS: Gen.Muhammadu Buhari meets with Okorocha in Owerri.

Former Military head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari arrived Owerri on Monday to meet with Governor Rochas Okorocha. Details from the courtesy call visit will be posted soon. In the meantime, here are some photographs from his arrival at the Sam Mbakwe Airport.   UPDATE: We just learnt that Buhari...
IMSG lashes out at PDP over rally with President Jonathan. (Read Press release)

IMSG lashes out at PDP over rally with President Jonathan. (Read Press release)

The government and good people of our dear state Imo, wish to take exception to the unfortunate utterances of some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state during the party’s rally on Saturday , February 22, 2014, with President Goodluck Jonathan, in attendance. The Imo PDP leaders missed...
PHOTO NEWS: President Goodluck Jonathan's visit to Owerri, Imo state. (Feb 22nd, 2014)

PHOTO NEWS: President Goodluck Jonathan’s visit to Owerri, Imo state. (Feb 22nd, 2014)

The President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, Dr.Goodluck Ebele Jonathan  led a delegation of top members of the Peoples Democratic Party to Owerri on Saturday. We had the Party’s National Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, Vice President, Namadi Sambo and Senate President David Mark to list a few....
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EASTER: Ihedioha calls for sober reflection

EASTER: Ihedioha calls for sober reflection

   The Deputy Speaker urges Christians to remember that Easter is a time to recognize the miracles that God has brought by the death of Jesus Christ, keeping in mind that the occasion provides us with the opportunity to think seriously about what contributions w can make to move the nation forward. He urges Christians...
WHAT??: Imo APC Chairman, Prince Marshall Okafor Anyanwu defects to PDP??

WHAT??: Imo APC Chairman, Prince Marshall Okafor Anyanwu defects to PDP??

According to an interesting news report: “The All progressive Congress (APC) in Imo state has suffered another major setback, as the party’s state chairman, Prince Marshal Okafor Anyanwu defected to PDP. Prince Okafor Anyanwu claimed not being happy with Governor Rochas Okorocha’s style of leadership of the party, which he runs as a one man’s...
2015: IMSG replies Rt.Hon Emeka Ihedioha on capacity to disgrace Okorocha at the polls + more.

2015: IMSG replies Rt.Hon Emeka Ihedioha on capacity to disgrace Okorocha at the polls + more.

IMO STATE GOVERNMENT HOUSE PRESS RELEASE RE: I WILL DEFEAT OKOROCHA – IHEDIOHA - I WILL DISGRACE OKOROCHA IN 2015 – IHEDIOHA - – I WILL GIVE OKOROCHA KNOCK OUT IN 2015 – IHEDIOHA - – ALSO ACCUSED OKOROCHA OF SELLING ADAPALM AND IMO TRANSPORT COMPANY (ITC) The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives,...
Imo lawmaker, Dan Ikpeazu welcomes baby boy in America.

Imo lawmaker, Dan Ikpeazu welcomes baby boy in America.

As you read this, the Member Representing Owerri North State Constituency at the Imo State House of Assembly, Hon. Dan Ikpeazu is having the time of his life in Dallas, Texas. Ikpeazu who flew to the  United States in time to be at his wife’s bedside welcomed a baby boy on Monday, April 7th. The proud father...
What's your opinion about Capt.Emmanuel Iheanacho's guber ambition?

What’s your opinion about Capt.Emmanuel Iheanacho’s guber ambition?

Another heavy weight who will be joining the championship for IMO GOVERNOR in 2015 is none other than Capt.Emmanuel Iheanacho. In a 2011 interview with Nigerian Tribune, the former Minister of Interior was asked why he wanted to govern Imo. Here’s what he had to say: I don’t think the people can be faulted for...
S/East Governors meet in Enugu ahead of President Jonathan's visit.

S/East Governors meet in Enugu ahead of President Jonathan’s visit.

Governors of the South East geo-political zone yesterday met in Enugu behind closed doors apparently to put finishing touches to arrangements for the proposed visit of President Goodluck Jonathan to the zone on Friday, April 11, 2014. Anambra State governor Willy Obiano, Enugu State governor Sullivan Chime, Ebonyi State governor Martin Elechi and governor of...
IMO 2015: Does Ihedioha have what it takes to emerge the PDP flag bearer?

IMO 2015: Does Ihedioha have what it takes to emerge the PDP flag bearer?

Rt.Hon.Emeka Ihedioha has vowed to disgrace the incumbent Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha at the 2015 guber polls with a heavy technical knockout. In his words: “…. I am motivated to seek the support of our great party for the nomination because I have track record of service delivery including empowerment programmes, infrastructural development, years of...
My name is "Development"; My surname is "Project" - Okorocha

My name is “Development”; My surname is “Project” – Okorocha

The Imo state government has promised to link Nkwerre to Orlu and other neighbouring communities to enhance the development of the area. The Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha announced this during the verification tour of projects in the area. Owelle Okorocha who was received by a mammoth crowd said no community in the state would be...
OP-ED: Why is Ogwa neglected by every administration in Imo State? - By Uche Enwerem

OP-ED: Why is Ogwa neglected by every administration in Imo State? – By Uche Enwerem

Ogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government area is marginalized, dejected and entirely neglected by Imo State Governments. Ogwa is about seven kilometers away from Owerri. It is an agrarian society and believes in agriculture and its allied products. It has a big market called Afor-Otusi (Afor-Ogwa) an eight-day market that attracts people from far and near....
2015: "I have all it takes to give Okorocha a technical knock-out" - Ihedioha

2015: “I have all it takes to give Okorocha a technical knock-out” – Ihedioha

As the race for the Seat of Government of Imo State come 2015, continues to gather momentum, a frontline politician and strongman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha, Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, has vowed to dislodge Governor Rochas Okorocha. The Deputy Speaker stated this during his state-wide consultation visit of Peoples...
Ikemba Ojukwu would have joined APC - Okorocha

Ikemba Ojukwu would have joined APC – Okorocha

Following the petty campaign of calumny by few opponents of Governor Rochas Okorocha and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Imo State in particular and in the South-East in general, the Imo Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has said the late foremost Igbo leader, Ikemba Odumegwu Ojukwu would have been one of the front seat leaders...
CGC ELECTION: Two killed, several others injured in Imo State.

CGC ELECTION: Two killed, several others injured in Imo State.

Two persons were feared killed, while several others sustained serious injuries during the Community Government Council (CGC) election held in the 637 communities across the 27 local government areas of Imo State. The Imo state Commissioner of Police, Abdulmajid Ali, who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Owerri recently disclosed that an aged man died...