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POLITICS

Today's Headlines: We Have Put Adequate Security Measures In Place – Imo Govt; Tinubu Mourns Odumosu

Buhari’s visit: We have put adequate security measures in place – Imo Govt The Imo Government says it has put adequate security measures on ground ahead of Thursday’s planned visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Declan Emelumba, said this during a news briefing in Owerri on Wednesday.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: We Have Put Adequate Security Measures In Place – Imo Govt; Tinubu Mourns Odumosu

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines;Uzodinma’s Wife Not Kidnapped – Imo Govt;FG Fixes Severed Onitsha-Owerri Road

Photos Credit: Google Uzodinma’s wife not kidnapped – Imo govt Imo state government has denied media report that Chioma Uzodinma, wife of Hope Uzodinma, governor of the state was kidnapped. Photos Credit: Vanguard Rumor had it that Chioma was abducted on Monday, following the high rate of insecurity in the state.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;Uzodinma’s Wife Not Kidnapped – Imo Govt;FG Fixes Severed Onitsha-Owerri Road

POLITICS

Buhari's visit to Imo is an opportunity for Ndigbo to demand for Igbo presidency in 2023

Since President Muhammadu Buhari took over office in 2015, he has traveled to different states in the country on a working visit and used the opportunity to commission the projects executed by the Governors of the States. Photo credit: Vanguard President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to pay a working visit to Imo State on Thursday, September 8, 2021, to inaugurate some of the projects executed by Governor Hope Uzodinma-led administration.

  3 months ago ago
Buhari's visit to Imo is an opportunity for Ndigbo to demand for Igbo presidency in 2023

JUSTICE

Uzodinma's Sacked Commissioner slammed with N200million suit over a N250,000 bribery allegation

Mr. Fabian Ihekweme the sacked commissioner for foreign affairs in Imo State, may have landed himself in more hot water,, after he made an allegations against the Imo State Punch Newspaper correspondent, Mr. Chidiebube Okeoma alleging that Okeoma took a N250,000 bribery to attack the Hope Uzodinma administration.

  5 months ago ago
Uzodinma's Sacked Commissioner slammed with N200million suit over a N250,000 bribery allegation

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Imo set to receive Buhari- Commissioner, Sanwo-Olu meets striking doctors

Imo set to receive Buhari —Commissioner Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper Imo Information Commissioner, Declan Emelumba, says the state government is set to receive President Mohammadu Buhari on Thursday in Owerri. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the president is scheduled to pay a working visit to the state to inaugurate some state-executed projects.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Imo set to receive Buhari- Commissioner, Sanwo-Olu meets striking doctors

POLITICS

Will The Measures Placed By Imo Govt End IPOB Sit At Home Order Over President Buhari's Visit ?

According to Daily Post Nigeria, The Imo State Government led by Hope Uzodinma says it has put adequate security on the ground ahead of Thursday’s planned visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria) The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Declan Emelumba, said this during a news briefing in Owerri on Wednesday.

  3 months ago ago
Will The Measures Placed By Imo Govt End IPOB Sit At Home Order Over President Buhari's Visit ?

JUSTICE

Here’s What You Should Know About The Ongoing IPMAN Strike in Imo State.

The Imo State Chapter of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Union is on strike, allegedly in solidarity with one of their members whose filling station was demolished by a past administration in the State. While I cannot immediately remember if the same union embarked on the same solidarity strike action when the station was initially demolished, this particular strike action is basically to protest the "refusal of government to abide by a court ruling on the matter."

  3 months ago ago
Here’s What You Should Know About The Ongoing IPMAN Strike in Imo State.

SOCIETY

My Gateman Was the Only One Around When the Gunmen Came, They Burnt Down My House – Imo Commissioner

Unknown gunmen have allegedly razed the apartment of Imo state commissioner of Information and strategy, Declan Emelumba. The gunmen gained access into his apartment today at about 1:00am and set his house ablaze. Declan Emelumba confirmed this reports during an interview with the Nation. He said:

  6 months ago ago
My Gateman Was the Only One Around When the Gunmen Came, They Burnt Down My House – Imo Commissioner

POLITICS

Why It Is Very Risky For IPOB To Defy The Strong Warning Of Imo Government Over Buhari’s Visit

The visits of President Muhammadu Buhari to Imo State tomorrow is one of the major issues many people in various parts of Nigeria look up. Well, part of the reasons why many people are interested in the visit is because it will be an opportunity to prove who is truly in charge in Imo State following the strong warning issued to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) by Governor Hope Uzodinma’s government.

  3 months ago ago
Why It Is Very Risky For IPOB To Defy The Strong Warning Of Imo Government Over Buhari’s Visit

POLITICS

Imo State Governor To Meet With Stakeholders On Saturday To Sort Out Issues Concerning The Country

Current Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma, will on Saturday be meeting with the Stakeholders to update them on developments in the state. The information was disclosed by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Declan Emelumba, in a statement on Thursday. According to him, the meeting place is Owerri and is only open to invited political leaders, religious leaders and traditional rulers.

  4 months ago ago
Imo State Governor To Meet With Stakeholders On Saturday To Sort Out Issues Concerning The Country

POLITICS

Why Governor Hope Uzodinma Is Wrong For Saying PDP Is Responsible For Insecurity In Imo State

Following the recent security challenges facing Nigeria, governments at all levels have been making serious efforts to tame the menace and bring back sanity and stability to affected areas. However, it is important to know that security is everyone's business, and we must, as a matter of urgency, take responsibility for our safety and support the government fighting against negative vices in our country.

  6 months ago ago
Why Governor Hope Uzodinma Is Wrong For Saying PDP Is Responsible For Insecurity In Imo State

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Imo Govt Confirms Shutting Banks, Terrorist Wanted By US Becomes Minister.

Imo Govt Confirms Shutting Banks. The Imo state Government through its Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, has confirmed the sealing of banks in the state capital on Tuesday. According to him, the state government sealed the banks because they frustrated customers on Monday by refusing to open for transactions.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Imo Govt Confirms Shutting Banks, Terrorist Wanted By US Becomes Minister.

POLITICS

Nothing Will Stop President Buhari visit to Imo on Thursday - Governor Uzodimma

The Executive Governor of Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinmma has warned the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) to respect themselves and stay away from the activities of the State government during the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. The Indigenous People of Biafra have earlier warned their followers, not to participate in any activities of the state during the presidential visit to Imo state.

  3 months ago ago
Nothing Will Stop President Buhari visit to Imo on Thursday - Governor Uzodimma

SOCIETY

Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Imo Commissioner's House

Some Gunmen have attacked the home of Imo Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Declan Emelumba in Oru East Local Government Area of the State. Two houses were set aflame in the compound. Earlier in the day, the police have killed five bandits in an attack on the command.

  6 months ago ago
Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Imo Commissioner's House

POLITICS

Transfered aggression: Imo State Government seals banks for "obeying" IPOB sit-at-home order

Customers of various commercial banks including Access Bank, Polaris Bank, First Bank Nigeria, Eco Bank and United Bank for Africa were left stranded on Tuesday as the banks were reportedly sealed by the Imo State Government for daring to obey IPOB's sit-at-home order. This is coming after customers of the bank were unable to use the banks on Monday following IPOB's veiled threat that made everyone sit at home for fear of violence.

  3 months ago ago
Transfered aggression: Imo State Government seals banks for

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: APC Accuses PDP Over Imo Attacks, Buhari Approves 2 Aides

1) President Muhammadu Buhari Approves New Aides For His Wife. Dr. Rukayyatu Abdulkareem Gurin has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari as his wife's Senior Special Assistant on Women Affairs and Senior Special Assistant to the President on Administration. Dr. Gurin's appointment was initiated after Hajo Sani who occupied the position was appointed as Nigeria's delegate to the United Nations Educational and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO) in France.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: APC Accuses PDP Over Imo Attacks, Buhari Approves 2 Aides

SOCIETY

How Imo State Commissioner's houses were burnt down by UGM and reactions by Nigerians.

The Imo State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba has confirmed that his houses in Ubulu Orlu, West Local Government Area of Imo State, has been burnt down by Unknown Gunmen. Confirming the tragedy, the Commissioner said that he got a call at the early hours of Sunday morning that his houses and family compound have been invaded by heavily armed men.

  6 months ago ago
How Imo State Commissioner's houses were burnt down by UGM and reactions by Nigerians.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Rochas Wasted Public Funds On Substandard Projects -Imo Govt, Buhari Mourns Mantu

Photo Credit To Google Okorocha wasted public funds on substandard projects -Imo govt -. Photo Credit To The Punch Newspaper THE Imo State Government has accused the administration of former Governor Rochas Okorocha, of wasting public funds on substandard projects. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, said this in Owerri, on Monday.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Rochas Wasted Public Funds On Substandard Projects -Imo Govt, Buhari Mourns Mantu

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Hoodlums set House of Imo lawmaker on Fire, NDLEA Loses Commander In Ondo

Hoodlums set House of Imo lawmaker on Fire Photo Credit: Daily Post Houses belonging to the immediate past Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of Imo State, C.O.C Akaolisa alongside the member representing Orsu state constituency in Imo House of Assembly, Freedolin Ekene Nnodinmele, have been razed by unidentified hoodlums.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Hoodlums set House of Imo lawmaker on Fire, NDLEA Loses Commander In Ondo

SOCIETY

Unknown Gunmen Strike Again In Imo State, Sets The Home of a Commissioner Ablaze

For some months now, unknown gunmen who are believed to be members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) set up by the IPOB have continued to launch deadly attacks in Imo State, burning down police stations and killing security agents. In the past, the gunmen were also reported to have attacked the Nigeria Prisons in Owerri, freeing many inmates.

  6 months ago ago
Unknown Gunmen Strike Again In Imo State, Sets The Home of a Commissioner Ablaze