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Uzodinma preaching hope for Imo State

Senator Hope Uzodinma, representing Imo West, spoke to a “town hall” meeting of Imo State indigenes living in the United Kingdom at the Marriott Hotel in London’s Maida Vale yesterday. Sources close to Uzodinma claimed that the event was the first in a series of approaches aimed at “sensitising” Imo voters in preparation for a governorship bid in 2019. The …

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Hope Uzodinma hoping to launch his bid for Imo governor in London tomorrow

Senator Hope Uzodinma, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), representing Imo West Senatorial District in Imo State, flew out of Nigeria this evening for London. He will be addressing a “town hall meeting” of indigenes of Imo State’s Orlu zone living in London at the Marriott Hotel in Maida Vale, London tomorrow evening. A source close to the senator revealed …

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Owerri indigenes: “Buhari, save us from Governor Okorocha”

A group, the Concerned Owerri Indigenes, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari about what they call victimisation by Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha. The petition, was signed by Fabian Ojiri CP (Rtd), president; Reginald Edokwe Ebere, vice president and Corley Acholonu, is reproduced below. Our Dear President Buhari, Balkanization of Owerri and the ill defined, unplanned and uncoordinated urban renewal activities …

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Fulani herdsmen imminent attack in Imo State and neighbouring Anambra towns

About 500 Fulani herdsmen are reportedly camped outside the village of Ikpa Ocha in Aro-Ndizuogu, Ideato South Local Government Area (LGA), Imo State and neighbouring Ihitte in Orumba South LGA, Anambra State. They are reportedly camped outside Umunze also in Orumba, as well. The herdsmen are said to be possibly preparing to launch an attack on the communities. One witness …

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Rochas Okorocha’s mystery illness

There are reports that Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has been flown to a hospital in India because of an undisclosed illness. A source in Owerri has informed Naijiant.com that the governor has been “acting like someone that needs psychological examination” for some time. While this is yet to be confirmed as the ailment that requires treatment in India, …

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Coffin for the governor of Imo State

Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha’s plans to build a five-star hotel in the state capital Owerri, allegedly with stolen public funds, have been halted by protests in the city. The protesters reportedly dumped a coffin at the site of the proposed hotel and threatened that the governor’s dead body would end up inside it if he continued with the project. …

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Situation report on Imo (s)election re-run

A re-run of senatorial and state House of Assembly (s)elections is being held in Imo and Kogi States today (23 July 2016). Naijiant.com has received reliable information that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government in Imo State was sharing and distributing fake army and police uniforms this morning to over 1,000 individuals and vigilantes from Orlu and Owerri to …

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