Imo-State News

Cultists kill Madonna graduate in Imo
Gunmen suspected to be cult members on Sunday reportedly murdered a fresh graduate of Madonna University, Okija, Anambra State in Owerri, the Imo State capital. The victim, Kelechi Ibezunma, was a 2016 graduate of Physiology of the University who reportedly came to visit his friend, an undergraduate of Imo State.....
Iheanacho’s Property lands Gov.Okorocha’s men into trouble as Court orders arrest
This may not be the best of time for Gov.Rochas Okorocha’s Commissioners as a Federal High Court sitting in Owerri monday ordered the arrest of five Imo State Government officials for contempt of court. The affected officials are Josephine Udoji, Commissioner for Works and Transport, Lawrence Eburuoh, the Commissioner for.....
Recruitment: Imo youths shut down Anambra/Imo River Basin
The youths of Agbala community in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State, yesterday, barricaded and locked down the entrance to the Anambra/Imo River Basin. The youths led by their chairman, Mr. Jonathan Achoro, alleged that the management has reneged on their promises to give their youths job opportunities......
Okorocha woos NBA for support
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, wednesday, called on the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA,Owerri branch to support his administration’s policies and programmes.   The Imo State helmsman made this known in Owerri, through the State’s Attorney General/Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Miletus Nlemadim, during the 2017 law week of the Owerri.....
FRSC records 38 deaths in Imo in 2016
Posted by Admin The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Imo on Tuesday said it recorded 38 deaths from 110 road accidents from January to December 2016.    Mr Jude Eke, the Deputy Corps Commandant of the state, made the disclosure in an interview in Owerri.   Eke, also the.....
Fracas in Owerri as policeman shoots air force officer
Panic struck Owerri residents recently as Policeman shot Airforce officer at the first bank along Douglas Road. According to a source close to the scene of incident states that an Airforce officer who came to the bank for transaction had an altercation with the Policemen attached to the bank. The.....
Police sergeant, others arrested for attempting to steal baby from hospital
The police have paraded a sergeant, Iseke Koradam, who was arrested at a hospital in Oke – Uvuru in Aboh, Mbaise Local Government Area while attempting to steal a baby. The Imo State Police Commissioner, Taiwo Lakanu, said Mr. Koradam and his gang had confessed and would be charged to.....
Dreaded ‘Vampire’,Kidnap Kingpin killed
Posted by Admin The atmosphere in Owerri Thursday erupted into jubilation as news filtered in on the killing of dreaded Kidnap kingpin, Henry Chibueze aka Vampire in Omu Awa forest,Ikwere,Rivers State. The Nigerian police during the parade and media briefing on the death provided more information on the activities of.....
NBA tackles Okorocha over sack of 1,000 workers
The Owerri branch of Nigeria Bar As­sociation has accused Governor Rochas Okorocha of unlawfully sacking 1,000 from the 27 local govern­ments even as Okorocha has described himself as the best governor produced by the State. The accusation was made by the Owerri branch Chair­man of NBA, Lawrence Nwakaeti, in Owerri,.....
Nigerian Air Force opens new base in Imo
 The Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshal Abubakar Sadiq, on Tuesday performed the ground breaking ceremony for a new Air Force Base, the 211 Regiment Group, Owerri, Imo.  In his remarks, Sadiq said that the Unit when finally put in place would enhance security in the state and help.....
FIRS shuts Imo Transport Company Over N42.1 million tax debt
The threat to enforce payment of taxes among individuals and Cooperations has seen the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, tuesday, shut the Imo Transport Company Limited, ITC, in Owerri, over a N42 million tax debt incurred between 2008 and 2016. The sealing of the company was done by an FIRS.....
Don’t expect Buhari to build sky scrapers – Okorocha
  Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, has said that Nigerians should not expect the administration of President Mohammadu Buhari, to build sky scrapers. Okorocha stated this at the Imo state polythecnic Umuagwo, during the 5th convocation ceremony of the institution.  Also the Secretary to the Government of the Federation,.....

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