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Imo lost cleanest state status under Okorocha— Ihedioha

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State, yesterday, said the state lost its prize as cleanest state under Rochas Okorocha’s eight-year tenure as governor. Emeka...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Imo to become cleanest state in Nigeria – Gov. Ihedioha

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Imo State governor, His Excellency Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha has stated the determination of his administration to make the state the cleanest in the federation. Emeka Ihedioha The governor who spoke...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Imo government evacuates 240 metric tons of refuse in 3 days

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Former governor of Imo State and Chairman of the Planning, Sensitization and Implementation Committee for the July 2019 clean-up exercise in the state, Chief Ikedi Ohakim, has said that the state...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Imo militants accept unconditional ceasefire after govt reads riot act

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—All warring parties in the renewed violence in the Ohaji area of Ohaji-Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State have unconditionally accepted to end all forms of...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

NLNG denies gender inequality in its seafarers’ recruitment policy

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By Godwin Oritse FOLLOWING claims by the Master Mariners Association of Nigeria, MMAN, that the recruitment policy of the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas Company, NLNG, is skewed against female...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Otti not suspended; remains our leader — Abia APGA

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By Anayo Okoli The Nkem Okoro faction of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, has dismissed the report credited to the Ehiemere faction that Dr Alex Otti, the party’s Abia State...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gov Ihedioha inaugurates solar power project

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…Commends Japanese Ambassador The governor of Imo state, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, CON, has inaugurated the installation of over 100 solar street lights at Ezeagbogu community in Ezinihitte...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s leadership style pushing Nigeria to total anarchy, disintegration – CUPP

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…Asks president to listen to Obasanjo, other eminent Nigerians By Joseph Erunke ABUJA–THE Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Residents cry out, as uniformed sea bandits seize Rivers kingdom

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By Davies Iheamnachor BILLE—pirates dressed in military camouflage have taken over the waterways of Bille Kingdom in Degema Local Government Area, Rivers State, killing, maiming and robbing...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Warring militants accept ceasefire in Imo

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By Chidi Nkwopara – Owerri All the warring parties, militants in the renewed violence in the Ohaji area of the Ohaji-Egbema local government area of Imo State, have unconditionally accepted...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Ihedioha reinstitutes monthly clean-up exercise, prize for cleanest LG, town, school

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Imo state is on the verge of becoming the cleanest state in Nigeria as the governor, Emeka Ihedioha CON, has reinstituted the monthly clean-up exercise in the state. Emeka Ihedioha Ihedioha also...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

SMEDAN lauds Obaseki’s focus on infrastructure, education

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The Director-General of the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Dikko Umaru Radda, has commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on his prudent allocation...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Cold war: Ihedioha keeps Imo monarchs in suspense

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The situation is currently tensed up among over 600 Imo monarchs as they await governor Emeka Ihedioha’s decision on the demand that he should sack, Eze Samuel...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Jacob Zuma molded by Rochas Okorocha faces corruption inquiry

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By Nwafor Sunday and Agency report Former South African president Jacob Zuma, whose statute was erected by the then governor of Imo state, Chief Rochas Okorocha, is currently facing corruption...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

Ihedioha under pressure to sack monarch

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By Chinoso Alozie OWERRI—Pressure is said to be mounting on the governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihedioha, to sack the chairman of Imo state traditional rulers, Eze Imo, Samuel Ohiri. Emeka...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →