PDP gave Imo lawmakers N100 million each to impeach me - Okorocha

PDP gave Imo lawmakers N100 million each to impeach me – Okorocha

Imolites come and read o! Governor Rochas Okorocha   has revealed the unsuccessful attempts made by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abuja to remove him from office. Speaking at the inauguration of the state executive of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday at the International Conference Centre in...
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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IMSG reacts to impeachment rumour.

IMSG reacts to impeachment rumour.

The media had extensively reported that the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha was under impeachment threat by the lawmakers in Imo State. One of the newspapers also reported that the lawmakers came up with the impeachment move against the governor over unpaid entitlements. As a government, our sincere reaction is that we are...
UNPAID WAGES: Imo Lawmakers prepare to rumble with Okorocha.

UNPAID WAGES: Imo Lawmakers prepare to rumble with Okorocha.

Barely two weeks after the impeachment of Adamawa State Governor Murtala Nyako and the sack notice given to Nasarawa State Governor Tanko Al-Makura a week ago, both of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), their colleague in Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha is being threatened to be removed by the state lawmakers.In Al-Makura’s case, the...
IMSG denies anyone fell off construction building inside the Govt house.

IMSG denies anyone fell off construction building inside the Govt house.

So a few days ago, a local news tabloid reported that a building undergoing construction within the government house premises crumbled and killed one person. The Imo state government has come forward to refute the report. Here’s a copy of the press statement made available to IMO STATE BLOG Our attention has been drawn to...
Photo of the day: Keeping fit with Governor Okorocha

Photo of the day: Keeping fit with Governor Okorocha

Imo lawmakers in fresh face off with Executive over welfare package.

Imo lawmakers in fresh face off with Executive over welfare package.

The executive and legislative arms of government in Imo State may be heading for serious confrontation, following what the lawmakers see as executive exploitation. Already, the lawmakers, who are mainly from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, have reportedly rejected cheques for their June salary to press home their demand...
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,...