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New ISOPADEC board inaugurated.

New ISOPADEC board inaugurated.

Gov Rochas Okorocha has just inaugurated the Board of the Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, ISOPADEC.  Full list 1. Hon. Chuka Ama Nwauwa – Chairman 2. Prince Iyke Uwakwe – Managing director 3. Francis Igwe – Commissioner 4. Felix Uba – Commissioner 5. Ugochukwu Nwokeoma – Commissioner 6. Uloma Matthew – Commissioner 7....
Imo Government responds to Capt.Iheanacho; states reasons for property demolition.

Imo Government responds to Capt.Iheanacho; states reasons for property demolition.

GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE PRESS RELEASE SUBJECT: CAPTAIN IHEANACHO AND GOVERNOR OKOROCHA CANNOT ENGAGE IN WAR The Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has read with concern the media reports credited to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship candidate in the 2015 election in the state and a business man of note, Captain Emmanuel Iheanacho in...
Decisions taken at the meeting between Governor Okorocha, traditional rulers and GLO's .

Decisions taken at the meeting between Governor Okorocha, traditional rulers and GLO’s .

In line with the Governor, Rochas Okorocha’s penchant for the participation of the citizenry in taking certain popular decisions in the state, the governor had met for several hours with the traditional rulers in the State, Government Liaison Officers (GLOs) and other stakeholders at the Imo State Investment Centre Owerri on Wednesday, June 22, 2016....
DEMOLITIONS: Okorocha appeals to victims for understanding.

DEMOLITIONS: Okorocha appeals to victims for understanding.

Governor Rochas Okorocha has appealed to those whose properties have been affected by the on-going Construction works on some of the major roads in Owerri and environs for their understanding, adding that his intention was to build a State of our collective dreams and aspirations. Governor Okorocha spoke Tuesday evening when he embarked on the...
Public service is not welfarism - Okorocha

Public service is not welfarism – Okorocha

Governor, Rochas Okorocha has said that he does not need more than 200 workers in the state’s civil service. Okorocha also complained that the state was spending too much on salaries for civil servants. The governor made the comments during a recent interview with The Independent. “I don’t need more than 200 workers at the civil...
Gov.Okorocha unveils "Youth Empowerment in Agriculture Programme (YEAP)

Gov.Okorocha unveils “Youth Empowerment in Agriculture Programme (YEAP)

Gov Okorocha has officially unveiled the “Youth Empowerment in Agriculture Programme” (YEAP) of his administration. In line with his administration’s resolve to regularly engage stakeholders on Project Imo, Gov. Rochas Okorocha on Thursday held an interactive session with famers in the state and commended them for the salient and sensitive role they are playing in...
Okorocha pledges to complete all projects before end of his tenure as Governor.

Okorocha pledges to complete all projects before end of his tenure as Governor.

Imo state Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has assured that he will leave no stone unturned to ensure that he completes all the projects his administration has undertaken before leaving as governor; adding that he is working to leave an indelible footprint in the state. Governor Okorocha gave the assurance while speaking during the Easter service...
Governor Okorocha commissions Nneoma Skills Acquisition center.

Governor Okorocha commissions Nneoma Skills Acquisition center.

Governor of Imo State,  Owelle Rochas Okorocha has commissioned Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha Acquisition Center founded by the wife of the Governor describing it as an effort to curbing unemployment. Governor Okorocha performed this historic commissioning of the Center through his Deputy, Prince Eze Madumere who felicitated with the First Lady of Imo State, Nneoma Nkechi...
N2b bailout funds: Governor Okorocha refutes Thisday Newspaper report.

N2b bailout funds: Governor Okorocha refutes Thisday Newspaper report.

Governor Rochas Okorocha, on Saturday, March 5, 2016 (today) refuted the Thisday Newspaper online report published on Friday, March 4, 2016 that he had “Jet out of Nigeria as EFCC Queries Diversion of N2billion bailout”, with the governor stating that the report was totally false because he didn’t travel out as reported. Addressing Journalists at...
Gov.Okorocha demands for list of Imo citizens serving jail terms in U.S. Prisons.

Gov.Okorocha demands for list of Imo citizens serving jail terms in U.S. Prisons.

Governor Rochas Okorocha has demanded for a comprehensive list of Imo sons and daughters serving various jail terms in the US prisons, with the offences for which they were accused of, tried and convicted also stated. Governor Okorocha made the demand when the United States of America consulate General in Lagos, Mr. John Bray paid...
Gov.Okorocha meets with NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba.

Gov.Okorocha meets with NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba.

Governor Rochas Okorocha Wednesday night received a copy of the agreement reached by Labour and the Imo state government to end the disagreement which arose between the two groups following the suspension of workers of selected Parastatals and Agencies, and the agreement was a product of the Joint Committee made up of the leaders of...
Gov.Okorocha appeals to both State & National  leadership of NLC to call off planned protests.

Gov.Okorocha appeals to both State & National leadership of NLC to call off planned protests.

Following the reported plan by the state leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and the National Leadership of the Labour Union to stage a protest in the state over the suspended parastatal staff and considering the long-time cordial relationship that has been existing between the government of Governor Rochas Okorocha and the Labour Union...