A state-of-the-art hospital built by the immediate past governor of Imo State, His Excellency Owelle Rochas Okorocha is at the moment being demolished by the current governor of the State, Chief Hope Uzodimma, in what many commentators have described as a badly thought-out act of political vendetta. The hospital built with Imo funds had been fully completed, structurally, while, the necessary hospital equipment are the only things awaited for the hospital to kick into full operations. The hospital named Somtochukwu
Imo State is currently boiling at the moment with series of attacks on security men and their buildings.
It's been a tragic day in imo state, after reports of couple who were about to wed, were found dead.This reports was confirmed by the imo state police command, and was shared by Vanguard news. The ugly incident happened at the couple apartment at Naze, in Owerri local government area of Imo state.
Following the sit-at-home order by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi kanu that from 29th of May 6pm to 30th of May 6pm there should be no movement in south east region in the respect to honour those who where killed doing the civil war, which is later shifted to 31st May so to allow people to go to church on Sunday being 29th of May.
As narrated by Mr Chinonso Okoli, the unfortunate event happened to his friend Mr Michael Amajuoyi who lives at Naze, Owerri Imo State. He narrated how his Friend, Mr Michael called him at the early hours of the morning, by 1:30am, crying and begging him to quickly come to his rescue in his house because he was dying. Mr Chinonso, confused tried to find out what actually happened but the phone was dead already on the other end. He quickly drove down to his friends's place, on sighting Mr Michael, he knew im
There are a lots of work going on in Imo State at the moment and it has made the citizens of the state very happy. After Hope Uzodinma was made the Governor of Imo State, a lot of person were criticising him but it has now turned out that he is really working towards the betterment of the state. Since the swearing in of Hope Uzodinma as the new governor of Imo State, The Governor has been awarding contracts after contracts to make sure he changes the face of Imo State. It is not a fluke to say that the Gove
Gunmen suspected to be Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) were seen carrying guns to enforce sit-at-home orders in Owerri, Imo State. Pandemonium arose as students ran for their lives. Traders abandoned their wares and residents fled to safety. The uproar was said to have started around 10:00 am on Wethral Road, and then spread to Mbaise Road, Douglas Road and Naze along Aba-Owerri Road.
A couple, Nwachukwu, 30, and Glory, 32, have been arrested for selling three different babies, including their own 4 months old baby, for N800,000 in Imo State We reports that the state Commissioner of Police, Dm Galadanchi, while parading the, said: “The suspects were arrested on 20/12/2019 at Umuokai Owerri -Nta. They conspired and lured one Jovita Aloka to Naze, where they tactically disposed her of her two children, Adaugo Oliver, 3, and Daniel Oliver 6 months and sold them to unknown persons. They ha
The Imo State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry Hon. Simon Ebegbulem was welcomed by an aggrieved crowd in Naze Industrial Cluster Market while on a working visit to the market in the city of Owerri Imo State. The Crowd consisting of traders were happy to see the commissioner as this marks an end to the harassment they claimed they have been facing in the hands of one Mr. Obiwanne, who they said claims to be the owner of the Naze Industrial Cluster Market. They stated he uses thugs led by one Mr. Marenren
The Imo State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry Hon. Simon Ebegbulem yesterday visited the Naze Industrial Cluster Market and announced that a temporary caretaker and Committee would be set up to oversee the market for 3 months before an election would hold and a chairman of their choice picked. This decision, he said was reached so that the on-going brouhaha caused by thugs claiming ownership of the market and harassing traders would come to an end. In the meeting with the traders of Naze Cluster Market,
President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that Igbos from the South-east are in charge of the country's economy. He said this when he paid a one-day visit to Imo State on Thursday. Buhari, who said the Igbos are important to the economy of the country because of their resourcefulness and enterprising spirit, said it is unthinkable for them to think they are not part of Nigeria.