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Kanayo Onyemaechi’s emergence as Majority Leader and the need for Ndi Owerri -West to rejoice

Kanayo Onyemaechi’s emergence as Majority Leader and the need for Ndi Owerri -West to rejoice

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By Ikenna EmejuobiConsidering the high level of marginalization meted on the good people of owerri -west previously , there was unianimous resolve in 2019 by leaders, stakeholders and the entire LGA to vote a candidate that will render effective and qualitative representation.This decision informed their opinion as they critically weighed all the aspirants contesting for owerri -west state constituency seat.Their interest was not about political party but rather a candidate that will not be a bench warmer once voted in.Hon Kanayo Onyemaechi who was then the candidate of PDP had toured the entire ten political wards in owerri -west reassuring his people not to disappoint them once voted into the house of assembly.As a man of integrity with unquestionable character and coming fr...
Imo to get new Perm Secs soon

Imo to get new Perm Secs soon

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Candidates must write exams, era of acting Perm Secs over - Uzodimma.Approves Farmers’ Village in Ngor-Okpala.Imo State governor, Sen. Hope Uzodimma has made it abundantly clear that the era of having Acting Permanent Secretaries in the state was over adding that, "it's either you are a Permanent Secretary or a Director". Again, the governor has decried the poor output from the so called Permanent Secretaries in Imo State, stressing that most of them lack experience, intellect and capacity to man the various Ministries or establishments committed to their charge.The Governor stated this at a meeting with Correspondents and select Media Executives over the weekend.“Show me any Permanent Secretary that can write a good memo or proposal that could attract development to the State...
Owerri Zone Leaders of Thought back Gov Uzodimma’s resolve to implement White Paper on Assets recovery, others

Owerri Zone Leaders of Thought back Gov Uzodimma’s resolve to implement White Paper on Assets recovery, others

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…As Hon. Onyemaechi assures of full supportThe Majority Leader, Imo State House of Assembly and Member representing Owerri West Constituency, Hon. Kanayo Dele Onyemaechi has reiterated how passionate the good people of Owerri West are about state government's desire to fully implement the white paper on recovery of government and individuals' assets and properties among other recommendations.The Lawmaker stated this weekend during the Owerri zone leaders of thought meeting which took place at Rockview hotel, Owerri where youths, women, leaders and stakeholders of Owerri zone extraction unanimously backed the state government's efforts in retrieving government and private people’s assets converted to private use by former governor Rochas Okorocha.Addressing Owerri leaders at th...
Nnamdi Ijezie emerges President General Ezenomi-Uzoagba community

Nnamdi Ijezie emerges President General Ezenomi-Uzoagba community

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Prominent community leader and grassroots mobilizer Comrade Nnamdi Ijezie has emerged the President General of Ezenomi-Uzoagba community in Ikeduru Council Area of Imo.Ijezie's emergence was overwhelmingly supported and celebrated by a large number of Ezenomi-Uzoagba community members especially the youths women and key leaders of the community. Mr Nnamdi Ijezie was among the 29 Presidents General presented to the Ikeduru LGA Interim Management Committee Chairman Mr Tony Jude Iwuamadi onTuesday March 9, 2021 for inauguration.Speaking at the inauguration of the PGs, Iwuamadi charged them to put in their best in ensuring peace, harmony, security and overall development of their various communities. He advised them against rubbishing the good image of the government in the state...
PDP, only hope for the Southeast – Sen. Anyanwu

PDP, only hope for the Southeast – Sen. Anyanwu

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Salutes new zonal VP, Odefa and team for successful election.Former Member of Nigerian Senate for Imo East Senatorial District, Sen. Samuel Nnaemeka Anyanwu has said that the People's Democratic Party (PDP) remains the only hope for the South East geopolitical zone, and called on the masses to join hands.Anyanwu in a statement signed by his Media Assistant, Ikenna Onuoha on Sunday further congratulated the party for conducting the most transparent, freest and fairest Congress in the the Southeast zone over the weekend, and charged those that emerged to continue to sustain the vision of the party.Senator Anyanwu equally thanked members of PDP in Imo State for remaining steadfast before, during and after the misunderstanding in the party, while promising to relate with every...
Okorocha’s recall impossible unless with “Benjohnson” approach

Okorocha’s recall impossible unless with “Benjohnson” approach

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Group tells Uzodimma…Advises Imo Gov not to fall for fraudsters that want to rip him off in the name of recall but should focus on recovery of public properties in the hands of Ex-Imo governor than spending fortunes on impossibility.Imo State governor, Sen. Hope Uzodimma has been advised to take no step further in his effort to recall Ex-gov Rochas Okorocha from the Red Chambers of the National Assembly insisting that the project is a mission impossible except an unconventional approach like that of "Benjohnson" is applied.National Coordinator New Nigeria Development Ambassadors-NNDA Comrade Nnamdi Ijezie dropped the hint in an interview with Nigerian Newsguide weekend. Ijezie said the provisions of the 1999 constitution as amended regarding Recall of a serving legislator ...
You are too small to pocket IMHA

You are too small to pocket IMHA

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Imolites warn Chyna IwuanyanwuUrge Lawmakers to free themselves/leadership from Dep. Speaker'sstranglehold and restore power to Speaker EmeziemIf there are any people who are obviously in pains and agony over the mess in the Imo State House of Assembly, it's Imolites who are members of various Constituencies represented by the 27 men and women in Imo State House of Assembly.Apparently irked by the consistent turnout of absurdities in the State House of Assembly, a number of Imolites have warned the Deputy Speaker Mr Amara Chyna Iwuanyanwu to steer clear of the total leadership of the legislature, insisting that he is too small to have the Assembly in his pocket. Speaking to our reporter last week, a number of them who craved for anonymity asserted that Mr Iwuanyanwu is the def...
Onwuegbu appointed Imo Coordinator, Coalition of APC Support Groups

Onwuegbu appointed Imo Coordinator, Coalition of APC Support Groups

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A prominent youth leader and political strategist Prince Darlington Onwuegbu has been appointed the Imo State Coordinator, Coalition of APC Support Groups. The letter confirming Onwuegbu's appointment was signed by the National Vice Chair and Zonal Chairman of the group Mazi Chuzzy Anagwu Nnodu as well as the Southeast Secretary Dr J.E Truth.An introductory letter addressed to the State Chairman of APC in Imo state, Prince Marcellenus Nlemigbo by the top Organisation urged the party boss to work together with Onwuegbu and his team to ensure victory and all round success for APC in Imo state.Prince Nlemigbo in his subsequent response to the appointment of Mr Onwuegbu pledged his support and that of the APC State Working Committee in Imo for Prince Darlington Onwuegbu and his te...
OPOCA to Okorocha– Apologize to Gov. Uzodimma, Imolites or face recall

OPOCA to Okorocha– Apologize to Gov. Uzodimma, Imolites or face recall

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By Stanley OkehieOrlu Political Consultative Assembly (OPOCA), an apex political body in Orlu Senatorial District has given the former Governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West in the Senate, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, 48 hours to apologize to Governor Hope Uzodimma and the people of the State or face recall from the senate.OPOCA said the ultimatum became necessary due to what it tagged “brigandage, thuggery, hooliganism and lawlessness exhibited by the former governor on Sunday February 21, when he broke into Royal Spring Palm Hotel along Akachi road, a property sealed by the state government.In a press conference at NUJ New Secretariat, Tuesday, National President of OPOCA, Chief Barr. Rex Anunobi, who read a text signed by him and 11 others, advised Okorocha ...
Hon. Uju lists achievements

Hon. Uju lists achievements

News, Politics
inaugurates Coordinators of political support groupBy Stanley OkehieMember representing Ohaji/Egbema, Oguta and Oru West Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Kingsley Uju has listed some of his achievements geared towards alleviating the hardship associated with the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic.The Federal Lawmaker also promised to attract 50-100million naira projects for each autonomous community in his federal constituency before his tenure elapses.Uju spoke in his country home, Umuorji, Egbema in Ohaji Egbema local government council during the official inauguration of Omeudo Reality Movement – most recent of the numerous political support groups of the lawmaker.Listing some of his achievements, Uju said most passionate about them a...