Since Emeka Ihedioha was removed as the Executive Governor of Imo State by the Supreme Court about 18 months ago, many of his followers and admirers have continued to pray and hope that a miracle should happen for him to be reinstated as the duly elected Governor of Imo State.
A socio-cultural group, the Owerri Zone Development Union (OZDU), has reprimanded the Olu Owerri, another group in the Zone over its recent comments about OZDU and former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha. The group insists that Ihedioha should bury his governorship ambition and give way for other sons and daughters of Owerri Zone to try their luck at the coveted seat.
With the dust raised by the March 2019 Imo state governorship election having settled, and any hope for a potential return of Emeka Ihedioha as the authentic winner of the election seemingly lost, attentions have gradually begun to shift towards 2024 when the state is expected to have another governorship election.
The chances that former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, to become governor again may now be slim after the Owerri Zonal Development Union (OZDU), on Monday advised all intending aspirants from Mbaise clan, where Ihedioha hail from, to drop their ambitions and instead support people from other parts of Owerri zone.
The 2023 General Election is around the corner and all politicians in the system are preparing for the big task ahead which is clinch back thier political positions in the election. One State in the South East, Imo State, is likely to face a tough election for the position of the Governor due to one major political heavweight that may contest.
Mbaise people occupy 3 out of the 27 local government areas in Imo State. They are found in Ahiazu, Aboh, and Ezinihitte local government areas. The people are known to celebrate new yam festival on the 15th day of August each year. The 2019 edition of the New Yam Festival, or Iri Ji Mbaise as it is fondly called, marked the first and only time a son of Mbaise would grace the occasion as the Executive Governor of Imo State.
Since Emeka Ihedioha was removed from office as the Executive Governor of Imo State by a Supreme Court's judgement, many people in the state and his supporters across the country, have continued to wish and hope that one day, he would be restored same way he was removed.
Opinion: The Joint Forces Of Ihedioha And Gerald Irona In 2023 Election Can Frustrate Any APC Mandate
As the 2023 governorship election approaches, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Imo State is expected to present candidates strong and Influential to win at the polls. A joint forces of Ihedioha and Gerald Irona in 2023 election can frustrate any APC mandate in Imo State. Photo Credit: Google
(Governor Hope Uzodinma/Source: Google) According to Governor Hope Uzodinma, President's Buhari is expected to arrive Imo State on Thursday, for the commissioning of projects in the State and several arrangements have been made to give him a grand reception. Governor Hope Uzodinma, has done well in the area of infrastructural development.
With the 2023 Presidential election approaching, there are some People's Democratic Party (PDP) leaders that may likely dump the party for another party. This is due to the problems rocking the Party in their different states. It's no longer news that the People's Democratic Party is having series of issues including internal wranglings and even at the federal level.
Just like every other state in Nigeria, Imo has had its fair share of good and bad leadership since the state was created in 1976. It should be recalled that during the administration of the late Dr Samuel Onulaka Mbakwe, the state recorded massive development in different sectors of its economy.
It is certain that Imo State 2023 General Election is Two years from this time, Top Politicians in the State are putting in effort on how to succeed the Incumbent Governor. Below is the list of Top 4 Politicians that may replace Governor Hope Uzodimma: (1) Emeka Ihedioha
Honourable Emeka Ihedioha is the immediate past Governor of Imo State who was removed from office by the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He contested and won the March 2019 Imo state governorship election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) according to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
As the 2023 General Elections is fast approaching, Top Politicians in Imo State are already making moves to slug it out with incumbent Governor of the State, Senator Hope Uzodinma who belongs to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Notable among them are 1. Rt.
To party faithfuls, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha remains the most viable candidate, the Imo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, can present against the current govenror of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma in 2023, when Uzodinma would be seeking reelection, for his second tenure in office.
The recent action of the traditional rulers of Mbaise nation, to reverse the curse they had earlier placed on those opposed to their son, the former governor of Imo State, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, may have sent a demoralising blow to supporters of the Mbutu born former Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly.
In less than Two years from now, the much anticipated 2023 Governorship Election is drawing closer. There are Top Politicians to watch out especially those likely to succeed their incumbent Governor, Hope Uzodinma. Notable among them are: Chukwuemeka Ihedioha Leading the pack of the PDP Chieftains is Emeka Ihedioha, the Immediate past Governor of Imo State.
New Yam Festival celebration: Rt.Jones Onyereri Congratulates his excellency RT. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha
NEW YAM FESTIVAL CELEBRATIONS; RT.HON.DR.JONES ONYERERI CONGRATULATES HIS EXCELLENCY, RT. HON. EMEKA IHEDIOHA, FORMER GOVERNOR OF IMO STATE, AND THE ENTIRE MBAISE PEOPLE Rt. Hon. Dr. Sir Jones Onyereri. KSP. (Mmiri na anwu), has congratulated His Excellency, Rt.
The Arrest of the former Deputy Governor of IMO State, Alphonsus Irona, should not be Politicised by any Politicians.It should be recalled that Irona, who is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP and deputy of ex-Governor, Emeka Ihedioha was arrested on Thursday by the EFCC officials.
August 15 is an important date to the Mbaise people of Imo State. It is a day that the people celebrate their new yam festival to mark the beginning of harvest. Each year, one of the three local government areas that makeup Mbaise is selected to host the annual festival.