Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tag "Okorocha"

    Police arrest pastor over anti-Okorocha prophecy

Police arrest pastor over anti-Okorocha prophecy

Chukwuma Okezuo, a pastor of the Assemblies of God Church in Owerri, Imo, has been arrested by the police command for allegedly prophesying against Rochas Okorocha, governor of the state, during a church service.Andrew Enwerem, spokesman of the command, disclosed this while parading the cleric before journalists.Okezuo was reported to have alleged that Okorocha was recruiting young boys in the [...]

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    TRENDING VIDEO: Okorocha dances ‘shaku shaku’ as he celebrates APC convention result

TRENDING VIDEO: Okorocha dances ‘shaku shaku’ as he celebrates APC convention result

In a video currently trending on social media, an elated Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor, can be seen celebrating the outcome of the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention.The party in the state had been immersed in an internal crisis and was heavily divided before the national congress which took place last weekend.The governor, swarmed and backed by his loyalists, [...]

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    Dariye as the shinning gem on Buhari’s June 12 crown

Dariye as the shinning gem on Buhari’s June 12 crown

As a graduate of the University of Ibadan (UI), I get into talks with students from Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), University of Lagos, and the University of Ilorin, discussing which is the best university in Nigeria. My schoolmates will say UI is the first and best, but on our bad days, we may lose the rankings to any of these [...]

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    You are free to leave APC, VON DG tells Okorocha

You are free to leave APC, VON DG tells Okorocha

Osita Okechukwu, director general of Voice of Nigeria (VON), says Rochas Okorocha,  governor of Imo, is free to leave the All Progressives Congress (APC).Speaking with journalists at the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Monday, Okechukwu, a chieftain of the APC,  said the party will win the 2019 elections without Okorocha.According to him, the actions and inaction of the governor have caused [...]

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    Okorocha imposes N3,000 ‘development levy’ on all adults in Imo

Okorocha imposes N3,000 ‘development levy’ on all adults in Imo

Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, has ordered all “leviable adults” in the state to pay N3,000 each as "development levy".According to a statement by Louis Duru, the state commissioner for community government, culture and traditional affairs, the money is to be used for  “autonomous community adult development”.Duru said the state had registered at least 2,000 leviable adults in each of [...]

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    Imo deputy gov: No man born of a woman can stop me from becoming governor

Imo deputy gov: No man born of a woman can stop me from becoming governor

Eze Madumere, deputy governor of Imo state, says nobody can stop him from achieving his ambition of becoming the next governor of the state.Rochas Okorocha, the state governor, has endorsed Uche Nwosu, his son-in-law, as his successor.This has created a friction in the cabinet, with reports making the rounds that there is a plot to remove Madumere for standing in the way [...]

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    Okorocha tips AMCON director to succeed him in 2019

Okorocha tips AMCON director to succeed him in 2019

Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor, says indigenes of Imo state should trust him in 2019 as he points in the direction of Eberechukwu Uneze, an executive director with Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).Okorocha argued that he hardly miscalculates when it comes to politics in Nigeria, adding that it was his smart calculation and vision that made it possible for Imo [...]

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    We’re responsible for the state of the country, say APC governors

We’re responsible for the state of the country, say APC governors

Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday met President Muhammadu Buhari at the villla, and said afterwards that they were culpable for the state of the country's economy.Present at the meeting were governors of Imo, Adamawa, Plateau, Kogi, Kaduna, Edo, Ogun, Kano, Kebbi and Benue states.Speaking with state house correspondents after the meeting, Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state [...]

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    Okorocha scraps annual leave in Imo

Okorocha scraps annual leave in Imo

Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, has scrapped all kinds of leave in the state, following the introduction of the ‘back to land for agriculture’ programme that forces public servants to work for only three days a week.Okorocha says public servants in the state will now work on Mondays to Wednesdays and farm on Thursday and Fridays.Vitalis Ajumbe, Okorocha's commissioner for [...]

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    Imo Govt. to revive industries

Imo Govt. to revive industries

The Imo State government has announced plans to revive three moribund industries established thirty-three years ago by Chief Sam Mbakwe, the first civilian governor of the state.According to Mrs. Ugochi Nnanna-Okoro, the state commissioner for industry and non-formal sector, the industries to be revived are Resin Paint Industry, Aboh Mbaise; Avutu Poultry, Obowo; and Paper Packaging Industry, Owere Ebiri Orlu.In a statement [...]

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