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Gov vows to flush out criminals in Imo

Gov. Owelle Rochas Okorocha of Imo state has declared total war against criminals stating that his administration would stop at nothing to ensure that hoodlums are flushed out in the state. Speaking with reporters after paying an unscheduled visit to a bank that was recently robbed in Owerri, Gov. Okorocha disclosed that his administration in […]

Imo embarks on massive rice production soon

Imo state government has disclosed plans to engage in massive rice production under the agricultural transformation programme. Gov. Owelle Rochas Okorocha made the disclosure at Arondizuogu, Ideato North LGA while speaking in a thanksgiving church service in honor of the member representing Ideato Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Hon. Eddy Mbadiwe. The governor stated […]

LG pledges support for 4th tier govt in Imo

The people of Oru East have pledged their determination to work towards the actualization   of   the   proposed   community    Government   councils    and   the commercialization policy of the Imo State Government. They made the pledge at a sensitization seminar put together by the Imo State Orientation Agency for critical stake holders in the LGA. They expressed appreciation […]

Nigeria will prosper under women’s Leadership

A senior Anglican cleric has posited thatNigeriaas a nation would witness positive, dramatic changes when women occupy the mantle of leadership. Ven Kingsley Okere who was preaching at St. James (Ang) Church, Obiangwu in Ngor-Okpala local government to mark the last Mothering Sunday, then challenged Nigerian women to begin immediately to mobilise themselves for leadership […]

Owelle explains passion for free education

Free education has formally and officially taken off in Imo and in a moving speech at the Hero’s Square recently, the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha explained his passion for free education. He acknowledged that having tasted poverty at his childhood,  he made a vow to God that “if He blesses me, I will […]

Speaker explains foreign tour

The Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Hon. Barr. Ben Uwajumogu has explained that the essence of the recent foreign tour of the Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha and himself to Kosovo andBritainwas to attract foreign investors to assist in manufacturing industries, hospitals, tertiary institutions and other projects for the rapid development of the […]

Owelle explains passion for free education

Free education has formally and officially taken off in Imo and in a moving speech at the Hero’s Square recently, the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha explained his passion for free education. He acknowledged that having tasted poverty at his childhood,  he made a vow to God that “if He blesses me, I will […]

Prayer summit kicks off in Imo House

Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha, wife of the Imo State Governor, has stressed the need for unity in the current administration’s rescue mission. Nneoma Okorocha was speaking at the maiden parliamentary breakfast prayer meeting held at the Imo State House of Assembly Complex, New Owerri, recently. The prayer meeting was convened by the wife of the Speaker […]

Lawmakers, others to monitor rural projects

The Imo State Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha has thrust the responsibility for monitoring the progress of work on the road projects in the state on the lap of law-makers and political appointees. Addressing journalists after a meeting with law makers and political appointees recently, the governor challenged them to ensure that contractors handling road projects […]

Prayer summit kicks off in Imo House

Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha, wife of the Imo State Governor, has stressed the need for unity in the current administration’s rescue mission. Nneoma Okorocha was speaking at the maiden parliamentary breakfast prayer meeting held at the Imo State House of Assembly Complex, New Owerri, recently. The prayer meeting was convened by the wife of the Speaker […]