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Check Out the Epic Throwback Pictures of David Mark, Osinbajo, Fayemi, Okorocha as a Youth (PHOTOS)

For some of our Political Elites in Nigeria, the popular thanksgiving prayer, "Thank God we don’t look like what we have been through", is so much in order. As fame and fortune smiled on them, most of them have seen a remarkable difference in their physical appearance over time.

  10 months ago ago
Check Out the Epic Throwback Pictures of David Mark, Osinbajo, Fayemi, Okorocha as a Youth (PHOTOS)

POLITICS

N13m Monthly Pay Not Enough for a Senator, Okorocha Cries Out

Rochas Okorocha, the former governor of Imo state, has advocated for one senator per state rather than the three that each state currently produces. On Monday, September 20, while speaking to the press in Abuja to commemorate his 59th birthday, Okorocha revealed this. However, the former governor stated that a senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria should be paid more than N13 million per month.

  9 months ago ago
N13m Monthly Pay Not Enough for a Senator, Okorocha Cries Out

POLITICS

One Warning Given By Okorocha And Okupe Over 2023 Northern Ambition

Two top politicians in the southern region are apparently concerned about how things are moving ahead of the 2023 elections. They have given warnings specifically about the presidential election and it would be better if the country listens to their warning in order to avoid the dangers attached to it.

  9 months ago ago
One Warning Given By Okorocha And Okupe Over 2023 Northern Ambition

POLITICS

Opinion: One Possible Reason Why Okorocha Was Absent From Buhari's Son's Wedding Ceremony

Prominent Nigerians across the country honoured President Muhammadu Buhari during the weekend by attending his son's wedding ceremonies in Kano State and Abuja. The wedding ceremony started with the Nikkah (Islamic wedding) at the bride's hometown in Bichi, Kano State on Friday, August 20, 2021.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: One Possible Reason Why Okorocha Was Absent From Buhari's Son's Wedding Ceremony

POLITICS

OPINION: 2023 IGBO PRESIDENCY: Why the Igbos should adopt Okorocha as their consensus representative

Power rotation is one of the major debates ahead of the 2023 presidential election in the country. There have been agitations for rotation of power from different regions of the country. The Igbos who are dominant in the southeastern region of the country are also agitating to produce the next president in 2023.

  10 months ago ago
OPINION: 2023 IGBO PRESIDENCY: Why the Igbos should adopt Okorocha as their consensus representative

POLITICS

Factors that may Stop Ihedioha from becoming PDP flag bearer in 2023

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.

  10 months ago ago
Factors that may Stop Ihedioha from becoming PDP flag bearer in 2023

POLITICS

2 Key Southern States Where Parallel State APC Congresses May Take Place On October 2 And Why

The All Progressives Congress, APC is preparing for its national convention. The ruling party has held its ward and local government congresses. It has fixed its state congress for October 2 according to Leadership newspaper where it will elect its state executives that will run the affairs of the states for the next four years.

  9 months ago ago
2 Key Southern States Where Parallel State APC Congresses May Take Place On October 2 And Why

POLITICS

Why We Can't Have APC Congress In Imo, Senator Okorocha Opens Up

The Senator representing Imo west senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha, has said that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) cannot have a Congress in Imo state. Okorocha in a statement signed by his media aide, Sam Onwuemeodo, said the party congress cannot take place because there is a substantive judgement of the Appeal Court on the executives of APC .

  8 months ago ago
Why We Can't Have APC Congress In Imo, Senator Okorocha Opens Up

POLITICS

Okorocha Makes A Few Comments About Those Who Enter Politics Without Qualities Of A Good Politician

Former Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has said that Nigerian politicians are playing a key role in the ongoing divisions between the country's various ethnic and religious groups, which threatens the future of the country's unity. Okorocha made the remarks on radio channel VOA. [Photo source: Herald]

  10 months ago ago
Okorocha Makes A Few Comments About Those Who Enter Politics Without Qualities Of A Good Politician

POLITICS

APC Should Take Okorocha's Warning Serious After He Revealed What Will Happen If North Gets Ticket

Former Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has spoken up again after being quiet for a long time on the affairs of the his party. Okorocha decided to speak on the controversial issue of which zone should be given the chance to get the presidential ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

  9 months ago ago
APC Should Take Okorocha's Warning Serious After He Revealed What Will Happen If North Gets Ticket

POLITICS

Opinion: 2 Igbo Senators Tinubu May Not Defeat In 2023 Elections

Bola Tinubu may find it totally impossible or relatively difficult to defeat at least two powerful Igbo Senators if they face each other in the forthcoming general elections. The national leader of the APC may struggle to win the election if he competes with any of the two senators who will be discussed in this article.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: 2 Igbo Senators Tinubu May Not Defeat In 2023 Elections

POLITICS

2 Good Things Rochas Okorocha Did In Imo State That Will Never Be Forgotten By The People

The former governor of Imo State (Senator Rochas Okorocha) is considered as one of the best governors within the state. This is because of the things he did in the state while he was still the Governor. (Photo Credit: Within Nigeria). However, some of Okorocha's opponents believe that he didn't achieve anything during his 8 years as the governor of Imo State.

  10 months ago ago
2 Good Things Rochas Okorocha Did In Imo State That Will Never Be Forgotten By The People

POLITICS

2023 Presidential Race: Two Prominent Igbo Politicians The North Can Embrace

Ahead of the 2023 Presidential Election, the Race to Succeed President Muhammadu Buhari is already gathering momentum, In this article, I will be talking about Two Prominent Igbo Politicians who can enjoy the support of Northerners if they decides to run for President in 2023. These Political Gladiators are

  8 months ago ago
2023 Presidential Race: Two Prominent Igbo Politicians The North Can Embrace

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Okorocha may be right about cost of governance in Nigeria.

The former governor of Imo state and Senator representing Imo West senatorial district at the 9th senate, Sen. Rochas Okorocha, just called for reduction in cost of governance in Nigeria. Sen. Okorocha(guardian.ng) The national assembly of Nigeria has two chambers,the upper and lower chambers.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Okorocha may be right about cost of governance in Nigeria.

POLITICS

Cost Of Governance: 'I Have Never Received Salary As a Senator, I Hate Public Funds' - Okorocha

Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha, has claimed that he has never received a single penny as salary from the National Assembly since becoming a lawmaker, over two years ago. The former Imo State governor disclosed this during a chat with members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) at the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja, on Monday.

  9 months ago ago
Cost Of Governance: 'I Have Never Received Salary As a Senator, I Hate Public Funds' - Okorocha

JUSTICE

What Okorocha May Do After Court Ordered The Forfeiture Of His Properties To Imo State Government

A Federal High Court had yesterday ordered the forfeiture of some properties belonging to Senator Rochas Okorocha to the Imo State Government. Image credit: Premium Times The presiding Judge of the Federal High Court sitting in Owerri, Justice Fred Njemanze ruled that Okorocha's counsel failed to convince the court why the properties should not be forfeited to Imo State Government following a white paper report which is binding and legally acceptable.

  10 months ago ago
What Okorocha May Do After Court Ordered The Forfeiture Of His Properties To Imo State Government

POLITICS

Two Reasons Okorocha May Not Get APC Ticket For 2023 Presidency

Despite the fact that Mr. Rochas Okorocha is one of the founding members of the APC, he may not be able to get the ticket of the party for the 2023 presidential election. He is popular not only in the party, but also in the country. However, it is relatively impossible for him to pick up the party ticket.

  10 months ago ago
Two Reasons Okorocha May Not Get APC Ticket For 2023 Presidency

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.

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

POLITICS

Nigeria needs only 1 senator and 3 representatives per state - Okorocha

The former Imo state governor voiced out his ideas about the need for the reduction in Nigeria legislature. Nigeria National Assembly is a bicameral legislature which entails of Federal senates and representatives with 109 and 360 members respectively. Senator Rochas Okorocha said this at a media parley with FCT chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalist(NUJ) on Monday.

  9 months ago ago
Nigeria needs only 1 senator and 3 representatives per state - Okorocha

POLITICS

Reasons Rochas Okorocha's Opinion On Reduction Of National Assembly Members Should Be Considered

Former governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West Rochas Okorocha has said that the number of senators from each state should be reduced to one and three House of Representatives members per State, to reduce the cost of governance. Daily Post reported that Okorocha made the call while interacting with members of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), FCT Council in Abuja on Monday, also denied knowledge of how much, in particular, a Senator receives as basic salary or allowances every month.

  9 months ago ago
Reasons Rochas Okorocha's Opinion On Reduction Of National Assembly Members Should Be Considered