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Imo 2023: Meet the Top 6 Politicians that are likely to Emerge as the Next Governor

As the 2023 Governorship Election in Imo State is fast approaching, some prominent Politicians have been named as potential Governorship Aspirants, Notable among them are: (1) Hon. Uche Nwosu Uche Nwosu, 45 is a Nigerian Politician from Imo State. He is the Incumbent Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District at the National House of Assembly.

  7 months ago ago
Imo 2023: Meet the Top 6 Politicians that are likely to Emerge as the Next Governor

POLITICS

Defection: Ex-Lawmaker Reveals State That Will Lose Most APC Chieftains

Samuel Anyanwu, former senator who represented the Imo East constituency in Imo State in the 8th Assembly, has predicted that his being the national secretary consensus candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will trigger a lot of defections from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

  3 months ago ago
Defection: Ex-Lawmaker Reveals State That Will Lose Most APC Chieftains

POLITICS

Senator Ezenwa has condemned the suspension of six members of Imo State House of Assembly

Senator Ezenwa Onyewuchi, who represents the Imo East Senatorial District, has criticised the suspension of six members of the State House of Assembly for alleged unparliamentary acts that occurred without due process. As stated in a statement issued by his media aide Chiaka Alozie, the Senator characterised the legislators' suspension as a violation of their fundamental rights and a threat to democracy.

  6 months ago ago
Senator Ezenwa has condemned the suspension of six members of Imo State House of Assembly

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Former PDP Senatorial Aspirant Reveals Why He Dumped The Party For APC (Details)

A former senatorial aspirant in the Imo East People's Democratic Party, Hilary Ugochukwu has revealed why he dumped the party (PDP) for All Progressive Congress (APC). Hilary explained that it was as a result of the good works of Hope Uzodinma as the governor of Imo state.

  6 months ago ago
Former PDP Senatorial Aspirant Reveals Why He Dumped The Party For APC (Details)

POLITICS

Ihedioha neglected youths and appointed old brains - Sen Samuel Anyawu blasts Ihedioha

Samuel Nnaemeka Anyanwu is a Nigerian politician who represented the Imo East constituency in Imo State in the 8th Assembly Senate of Nigeria. He declared to run for Governor in the 2019 elections but lost to Chukwuemeka Ihedioha. in the party primaries. He is a member of the People's Democratic Party.  It has been noted that after the primaries of the 2019 PDP gubernatorial election,Emeka Ihedioha and Samuel Anyway popularly known and calls Sam daddy hasn't been in good times. The senator blasts Ihedioha

  2 years ago ago
Ihedioha neglected youths and appointed old brains - Sen Samuel Anyawu blasts Ihedioha

POLITICS

3 Best Senators from Imo State

Chris Anyanwu Christiana "Chris" Anyanwu MFR (born 28 October 1951) is a Nigerian journalist, publisher, author, and politician. She was imprisoned from 1995 to 1998 for treason after reporting on a failed coup d'état against the government of Sani Abacha, and won several international journalism prizes during her confinement, including the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize. Believing that she could make more of an impact in politics than in journalism, Anyanwu ran for office and was elected

  1 year ago ago
3 Best Senators from Imo State

POLITICS

Imo 2023: Meet The Top 3 Prominent Politicians That May Succeed Governor Hope Uzodinma

1. Prince Eze Madumere Prince Ezeakonobi Madumere ( born 4 July 1964) is an entrepreneur, management consultant and a former Deputy Governor of Imo state. He was sworn in as deputy governor after the impeachment of the former deputy governor Sir Jude Agbaso by the Imo state House of Assembly.

  6 months ago ago
Imo 2023: Meet The Top 3 Prominent Politicians That May Succeed Governor Hope Uzodinma

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Uzodinma's Achievements Made Me Dump PDP— Hillary Ugochukwu.

A former Imo East Peoples Democratic Party Senatorial aspirant, Hilary Ugochukwu has explained the reason why he dumped the PDP for the ruling APC. Hilary in his response disclosed that it was the achievements of Governor Hope Uzodinma in Imo State that led to his decision to defect to the All Progressives Congress.

  6 months ago ago
Uzodinma's Achievements Made Me Dump PDP— Hillary Ugochukwu.

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Igbo People Are Not Crying For Peace, But For Equal Rights And Justice - Senator Anyanwu Narrates

The Senator who represented Imo East Senatorial district, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, has sent a strong message to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. He had charged the President to respect the Igbos by giving them the opportunity to enjoy the same equal rights enjoyed by other ethnic groups in Nigeria.

  6 months ago ago
Igbo People Are Not Crying For Peace, But For Equal Rights And Justice - Senator Anyanwu Narrates

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Strong Ally To Emeka Ihedioha Splashes Food Items To People Of Owerri Zone

Senator Francis Onyewuchi Strong Ally to Emeka Ihedioha and Current Senator Representing Imo East Senator Onyewuchi, Has Shown His Philanthropic Nature. As He has also Come in to help Cushion The Effect of the Covid-19 lockdown in the State, as he attempt to Reach out to people of the Owerri Zone. Owerri zone which consist of 9 Local government will benefit from this and More. Accord to a Facebook post on social Media. SENATOR ONYEWUCHI SPLASHES FOOD ITEMS FOR THE INDIGENT IN OWERRI ZONE. As the lockdown bi

  1 year ago ago
Strong Ally To Emeka Ihedioha Splashes Food Items To People Of Owerri Zone

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APC Change Mantra Has Widened the Hardships Faced by the People in the Country - Senator Anyanwu

According to reports on Vanguard News, Senator Samuel Anyanwu representing Imo East in the National Assembly while speaking to Newsmen in Owerri lamented over the poor governance of the current administration led by Buhari. He said that the APC change mantra was deceit. Senator Samuel said he thought with the APC change mantra, they would have reduced the pains and suffering of Nigerians but it has widened the hardships faced by people.

  4 months ago ago
APC Change Mantra Has Widened the Hardships Faced by the People in the Country - Senator Anyanwu

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Nigeria Senate Intends To Put An End To The Payment Of Ransom For Kidnapped Family Members

Lawmakers in Nigeria Senate are considering a bill that will make payment of ransom for victims of kidnap a criminal offence. This is the main information in the Terrorism Prevention (Amendment) Bill, 2021, that a Senator from Imo East (Eastern Nigeria), Francis Onyewuchi announced on 20th of May.

  8 months ago ago
Nigeria Senate Intends To Put An End To The Payment Of Ransom For Kidnapped Family Members

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Why The Senate's 15-Year Jail Term Proposal For Payment of Ransom To Kidnappers Must Be Supported

The recent move by the Nigerian Senate to pass a Bill prohibiting payment of ransom to kidnappers is indeed, a welcomed development.Kidnapping has suddenly become a common thing in Nigeria, with payment of ransom seen as a norm.Oftentimes we hear about the abduction of people in different parts of the country, followed by demand for payment of certain amount as ransom for their release.

  8 months ago ago
Why The Senate's 15-Year Jail Term Proposal For Payment of Ransom To Kidnappers Must Be Supported

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Factors Shaping The Search For Owerri Zone Senator In 2023 (Opinion)

The race for Owerri Zone senate in 2023 is expected to be intense, considering the fact that the seat will be keenly vied for. Several considerations will certainly come to play and influence the choice of a new Senator for the zone, (Imo East) considering the array of competent Owerri sons and daughters speculated to be eying the zone's senate Seat in the Red Chambers of the Senate.

  5 months ago ago
Factors Shaping The Search For Owerri Zone Senator In 2023 (Opinion)

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2023: "Owerri Zone Must Hustle For Power Shift”- AOUF

As the next political dispensation draws close, a socio political organization, Ala Owerri United Front, AOUF, has advised political leaders of the zone to get ready to hustle for power in 2023 Bernard Uba, spokesman of the group told INNONEWS in Owerri, that it is not enough for leaders of the zone to sit and lament, and expect to grab the governorship seat of the State on a platter of gold.

  5 months ago ago
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Senate proposes 15 years jail term for illegally paying ransom to kidnappers

The Nigerian senate has today, Wednesday, proposed a bill that forbids private individuals from paying ransom to kidnappers to secure the release of their loved ones. In essence, the bill states that Nigerians who pay ransom to kidnappers and kidnappers who receive ransom risk 15 years imprisonment.

  8 months ago ago
Senate proposes 15 years jail term for illegally paying ransom to kidnappers

POLITICS

Big Trouble for Lai Mohammed as Senate Queries him over N19m travel expenses during lockdown

The Senate Committee on Information and National Orientation, on Tuesday, queried the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, over how the ministry expended N19m on international travel during the COVID-19 lockdown period. Mohammed appeared before the Senate Committee on Tuesday to defend the 2021 budget estimates of his ministry. Trouble started when the Senator representing Imo East, Ezennwa Onyewuchi, asked Mohammed how N19m out of the N43m meant for international travels in 2020 was utilised

  1 year ago ago
Big Trouble for Lai Mohammed as Senate Queries him over N19m travel expenses during lockdown

POLITICS

Senate Moves To Stop Discrimination Against Female Police Officers

Many of the police regulations particularly regulations 122, 123, 124 and 127 are overtly discriminatory to female police officers. Move by the Senate to check discrimination against female Police officers, especially the Police Act which stipulates that an unmarried Police Officer who becomes pregnant shall be discharged from the Police Force, yesterday got a boost as a Bill to that effect scaled second reading in the Senate. The Senate is also kicking against such an Act that any unmarried Police Officer

  2 years ago ago
Senate Moves To Stop Discrimination Against Female Police Officers