Nigeria's house on fire, we're under attack- Gbajabiamila The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan; and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, have decried the rising spate of insecurity in Nigeria, warning that the existence of the country is under threat.
Today's Headlines: Without Me APC Can't Function In Rivers, Says Abe; Court fixes Oct 21 For arraignment of Ohakim
Photos Credit: Google APC Can’t Function In Rivers Without Me, Says Abe Former lawmaker representing Rivers South-East senatorial district, Senator Magnus Abe, has declared that All Progressives Congress (APC) cannot function in Rivers State without people like him, insisting that nobody can wish him away in the the party.
Photo Credit: Premium Times As 2023 draws nearer, many politicians are beginning to move from one political party to another in search of a better political future. While the majority are moving away from the Peoples Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressive Congress, a few others have however continued to observe from the corridors.
Today's News: FG Confirms When Nigerian Teachers Will Get Special Salary, Gov Hope Appoints Ohakim As A Committee Member For Kanu's Burial
FG Confirms When Nigerian Teachers Will Start Getting Special Salary The Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that the new special salary scale approved for Nigerian teachers will become effective as from January 1, 2022. This was confirmed in a statement on Wednesday by the government through its official Twitter handle.
The sack of comedian cum politician, Uche Ogbuagu, who represents Ikeduru State constituency in the State Assembly, as the Majority Leader, was surprisingly greeted with cheers across the state, and even from his own constituency, a far cry from what it would have been in the past, when Uche Ogbuagu
The next governorship election in Imo State may still be two years ahead but political players in the state who have ambition to run for governorship seat are already working underground to achieve their aim. The current Governor of the state, Hope Uzodinma will be contesting for second term in office.
Although, PDP and APGA still boast of strong followership within Imo state, some recent sequence of events have clearly pointed at the possibility of APC, becoming the dominant party towards 2023 governorship and presidential elections. Ikedi Ohakim However, What are these events that may suggest APC's possible dominance in Imo in 2023?
With the look of things in Okigwe, the All Progressives Congress APC, may lose out in the struggle over who represents the zone in the Senate. The entire Bye-election, from the primaries stage, up to the election proper, is presently engulfed in legal warfare. On the side of the APC, Senator Ifeanyi Araraume, and Hope Uzodinma's anointed candidate Frank Ibezim, are at each other's legal and political jugulars, as they battle to determine who is the authentic candidate of the party. While an Appeal Court ruling
In line with the political adage that states in ‘politics’, no permenant enemies except permenant interest appears to have played out between one of the former Governors of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim and Senator Ifeanyi Araraume. Ohakim who is known for his political loggerheads with Senator Araraume was last Saturday February 6, captured dancing publicly amongst others in Araraume’s house during his daughter’s traditional marriage. Ohakim who was conspiciously present at the said event made it clear
Speculations are rife that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is wooing the former Governor of Imo State Dr. Ikedi Godson Ohakim to contest the forthcoming Imo North (Okigwe) Senatorial bye election under the platform of APC. Ohakim’s closeness to the incumbent Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma as well as his national outlook, having been an outspoken Governor of the state, in his time, are the factors that are said to attract APC in wooing the former Governor to fly the flag of the party in the Senatorial
Social commenter and activist, Citizen Ikenna Samuelson Iwuoha, have lamented the incessant attacks against the former governor of Imo State, Dr Ikedi Ohakim. Iwuoha made the reaction on his Facebook handle, where he condemned those attacking the former governor, urging them to leave Ohakim alone in peace. Iwuoha was the man who was allegedly flogged by the former governor while he was Govenror, an allegation, Iwuoha would not confirm or deny till date to anybody, as he always states that he has the greatest
Dr Fabian Ihekweme, The Commissioner For Foreign/International Affairs Has Urge People to stop bothering themselves over Obaseki's ordeal. How did he come into power to start with? Does it mean that we have forgotten in hurry how he was babynursed into power? Who was he before the advent of his inauguration as the Executive Governor of Edo state? Nigerian politics is a combination of insecurity and loyalty mantra. If you have pledged to be loyal, stick with that 100%. Obaseki is a victim of false executive
Federal Commissioner representing Imo State in the Public Complaints Commission, Barr Willie Amadi has called on the General Manager of Imo ENTRACO, Hon Macdonald Ebere not to abandon the legacies of of Clean and Green mantra of Ikedi Ohakim's administration in the exercise of his functions. Barr Amadi, who was worked as General Manager of ENTRACO and Adviser to Ohakim on sanitation recalled the giant strides made by the administration, adding that the success recorded pronounced Owerri the cleanest state capital
...prompts blackmail and smear campaign against him Thisday Newspaper, a day ago, ran a story of a woman, who claimed that former Govenror of Imo State, Dr Ikedi Ohakim defrauded her of N500million over a purported land deal. Dr Ikedi Ohakim, had already reacted to the allegations, through his Political Adviser Mr Emmanuel Chukwu, stating that the allegations were false. The attack against the person of Dr Ikedi Ohakim, may not be unconnected to a recent newspaper publication, claiming that the APC was trying
by Maazi Former Govenror of Imo State, Dr.Ikedi Ohakim, have come forward to refute rumours making the rounds, that he has joined the All Progressives Congress APC.
Former Presidential Adviser, Mr. Reno Omokri, has queried the leadership process in Imo State.His reaction came on the heels of the recent arrest of former Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday in Abuja, Okorocha was arrested by the anti graft commission over allegations of graft when he was Governor of Imo State from 2011- 2019.
It is no more news that Rochas Okorocha has been arrested in Imo State after Governor Hope Uzodinma gave the Police orders to arrest him.The arrest of Rochas has led to various reactions on twitter.
PRESS RELEASE Dated: 7th January, 2021 From: His Excellency, Dr Ikedi Ohakim To: All Media SUBJECT: Ohaneze Ndigbo Election: Uche Okwukwu and Richard Ozobu are risking contempt of Court Yesterday, my attention was drawn to an online publication made by Uche Okwukwu, the suspended Secretary General of Ohaneze Ndigbo. In the publication, one Richard Ozobu who works with Uche Okwukwu claimed to have set up a timetable and schedule for the Ohaneze elections to be held this month of January. In view of this development,
by [email protected] - 7 minutes ago in Today's News Aloy Ejimakor, Esq, the Legal Counsel to former governor of Imo State, Dr Ikedi Ohakim, has reacted to media reports making the rounds, about an alleged arraignment of the former Govenror, labelling the reports as false and misleading. Ejimakor’s reaction was contained in a Press Release made available to the MaaziTV and reads as follows; Press Release: 12th February, 2021 From: Aloy Ejimakor, Esq. To: All Media Subject: News of Ohakim’s arraignment
by [email protected] - 33 minutes ago in Today's News Ejimakor Former Imo State Governor, Dr. Ikedi Ohakim has slammed a N5 billion libel suit against his former mistress, Lady Chinyere Lilian Amuchienwa, née Igwegbe for allegedly publishing defamatory and falsehood against him. Already, the court has issued a summons commanding her appearance before it on February 18, 2021. The suit was signed by Ohakim’s Lawyer, Barrister Aloy Ejimakor. Court documents showed that the former governor is urging the