EVENT: Mountain Crest school celebrates maiden step-up ceremony.

EVENT: Mountain Crest school celebrates maiden step-up ceremony.

High-quality child early education helps to build a strong foundation for  healthy development . Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it. On July 19th, Mountain crest school, Owerri held its maiden step-up ceremony at the Arts Noveau event center. Founded...
Underground kidnappers den discovered in Imo.

Underground kidnappers den discovered in Imo.

The Imo State Police Command, assisted by some vigilante locals, have discovered a kidnapper’s underground 8 bedroom den in a deserted building. The hideout, located in Umuchima Village, Okwu Autonomous Community in Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State, is used by suspected kidnappers to harbour their victims. The State...
27 General Hospitals: What is the progress at the construction site in your local government?

27 General Hospitals: What is the progress at the construction site in your local government?

At the inception of the Okorocha administration, it was announced that the state government had decided to build a general hospital in all the 27 local government areas of the state. Opinions were divided. While some kicked against the idea, many applauded the initiative. Anyway, work has begun across the...
Imo state to become world health tourist organization - Madumere

Imo state to become world health tourist organization – Madumere

Imo Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere while receiving a team of medical experts from Global Health Services Network recently, reiterated Owelle Rochas Okorocha led Government’s effort towards turning Imo State into a world medical destination. Speaking when he received a team of medical team led by Adviser on health to...
Nyako's impeachment is aimed at stifling APC - Okorocha

Nyako’s impeachment is aimed at stifling APC – Okorocha

It has come to the knowledge of the Executive Governor of Imo state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha that inspite of appeals and steps taken by patriotic leaders across the country to make the members of the Adamawa State House of Assembly to review their impeachment move against the governor of that...
FEATURE: An exclusive interview with HRH Eze Samuel Ohiri - With Joi John

FEATURE: An exclusive interview with HRH Eze Samuel Ohiri – With Joi John

  HRH Eze Samuel Ohiri is a product of Emmanuel College, Owerri. Upon completing his secondary education, he proceeded to the Texas Southern University where he obtained a degree in Medical Technology . Following his certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, he worked for a period of time...
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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Imo to deliver over 500km roads in the phase 2 of rural road construction

Imo to deliver over 500km roads in the phase 2 of rural road construction

In its concerted efforts to achieve massive construction of asphalted rural roads in Imo State, the government has captured for construction over 500km of roads in the phase 2 of the rural road project to be completed before October 2014. The Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha disclosed this in his message to Imo people on the...
IMSG set to commission CGC Secretariat.

IMSG set to commission CGC Secretariat.

The Imo State Government has concluded arrangement to commission the Community Government Council (CGC) secretariat located at Naze, along Owerri-Aba road. The State Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha who disclosed this to Journalists during an inspection on the proposed site of the secretariat, said that the whole idea was to ensure proper take off of the...
RIGHT OF REPLY: Okorocha shreds Nzeribe apart.

RIGHT OF REPLY: Okorocha shreds Nzeribe apart.

A few days back, we read the bombshell letter from Chief Arthur Nzeribe. If you missed it, read it HERE. The Rescue mission we assumed had turned a blind eye to the letter have sharpened their pencils with a bombshell reply. Happy reading. We have taken cognisance of the media report credited to the three...
Fulfill your promise! - Cherubim and Seraphim Church tells Okorocha

Fulfill your promise! – Cherubim and Seraphim Church tells Okorocha

Not long ago here on IMO STATE BLOG, we reported Governor Okorocha’s visit to the Cherubim & Seraphim Church. If you missed it, you can still read it here. At the moment, the Sacred Order of the Cherubim and Seraphim Imo State, No 1 old road Nekede Chapter, has called out the Imo State Government...
2015: No crook will govern Imo state again -  Arthur Nzeribe

2015: No crook will govern Imo state again – Arthur Nzeribe

Veteran politician and elder-statesman, Senator Arthur Nzeribe, has vowed to resist the re-election of the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha in 2015. Senator Nzeribe, who described Okorocha as, “a governor full of baggage” boasted that a new governor would emerge in the state in 2015. He described nine key governorship aspirants in the state...
Arewa threatens to retaliate maltreatment of northerners in the South East.

Arewa threatens to retaliate maltreatment of northerners in the South East.

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has threatened that if the South east treats northerners like pariahs, the Igbos in the north would be given equal treatment. According to the forum, if the south east goes ahead with the idea of issuing identity cards to northerners living in the zone, it will endanger their multi-billion naira...
Alamiseigha names Ilomuanya Royal Father of the day.

Alamiseigha names Ilomuanya Royal Father of the day.

  Everyone is talking about Chief Alamiseigha’s son’s wedding taking place today in Nwangele LGA. As the movers and shakers of Owerri and Bayelsa gather to witness the igba nkwu ceremony, the royal father of the day is none other than HRH, Eze Cletus Ilomuanya. What this means is that as far as “Abuja” is concerned,...
Alamiseigha family in marriage ties with Imo state.

Alamiseigha family in marriage ties with Imo state.

On Saturday July 19th, all roads will lead to Abba, Nwangele local government area for the traditional wedding ceremony between Tonbra Alamiseigha and his bride, Chikodi Ononiwu. Tonbra is a son of the former governor of Bayelsa state, Chief Diepreye Alamiseigha. The royal father of the day is HRH, Eze Dr Cletus Ilomuanya.   Their...
APGA is politically malnourished and can never win an election in Imo again - IMSG

APGA is politically malnourished and can never win an election in Imo again – IMSG

Within the week, the National chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Umeh had extensively spoken to the media on two occasions and in each case, his target was the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha. In each of the media outings, he boasted how his party would win the governorship election...
INSIDE STORY: Details behind Alamiseigha's visit to Okorocha in Owerri.

INSIDE STORY: Details behind Alamiseigha’s visit to Okorocha in Owerri.

Everyone has been talking about Chief Diepreye Alamiseigha’s visit to Governor Okorocha in Owerri recently. Contrary to stories making the rounds linking the visit to a political plot in the oven, IMO STATE BLOG has first hand information on the visit. According to our impeccable source, Chief Alamiseigha’s visit had nothing to do with Governor...
2015: Okorocha will not be treated like Fayemi - IMSG tells PDP

2015: Okorocha will not be treated like Fayemi – IMSG tells PDP

The Okorocha administration has again challenged the Imo PDP to field former Governor, Ikedi Ohakim as their flagbearer in 2015. Scroll to read. Since the loss of the governorship election in Ekiti state by the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Kayode Fayemi to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Ayo...
IMSG pledges to tackle erosion menace.

IMSG pledges to tackle erosion menace.

In a bid to provide transformed and secured environment for its citizenry the Imo State government has stated her determination to rescue the state from erosion problems. The State Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha made this known when he received Traditional Rulers of Erosion Devastated Areas of Orlu, Ideato North and Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Areas...