Posts Tagged ‘Chief Rochas Okorocha’

EFCC Move To Arrest Amosun, Yari, Okorocha, Ahmed on May 29

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 31, 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has set up an investigative team to probe four governors for corruption once they officially hand over. The governors are Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State. Yari was alleged to have diverted N500million […]

Unfounded allegations stopped INEC from issuing me Certificate of Return, Okorocha Laments

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 29, 2019
Embattled outgoing governor of Imo State Rochas Okorocha has continued to lament the refusal of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him his certificate of return as Senator-Elect for the Imo West Senatorial district election. Okorocha while begging INEC to do the needful during a parley with newsmen at the government house in […]

Amosun, Okorocha’s suspension will destroy our chances on March 9 election – APC

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 2, 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the suspension of governors Rochas Okorocha and Ibekunle Amosun of Imo and Ogun respectively, will not affect the party’s victory in the March 9, Governorship and State House of Assembly election. Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the APC National Publicity Secretary, gave the assurance while speaking with the News Agency of […]

Court Nullifies Rochas Okorocha’s 60% slashing of Pensioner’s payments

by Breaking Timeson July 5, 2017
The National Industrial Court (NIC), Owerri today Wednesday 5th July 2017 nullified the slashing of payments to pensioners of the Imo State Public Service. The 60% Slash was contained in a form issued by the Imo State Government to pensioners to sign accepting the cut. Presiding Judge, Hon. Justice Anuwe held that the Imo State […]

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I am Over Qualified to be Governor, the Presidency is more befitting – Rochas Okorocha

by Breaking Timeson April 12, 2017
The Imo State Gov­ernor, Chief Rochas Okorocha has said that he is over qualified to be governor, but would rather be Nigeria’s Presi­dent. He made this confes­sion after six years as gov­ernor. Okorocha, while ad­dressing journalists in Ow­erri yesterday, said that he prefers being a president of Nigeria rather than being a state governor. The […]

I’ll succeed Buhari as President — Okorocha

by Breaking Timeson May 11, 2016
Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha at the weekend said he will not be presenting himself to run for the 2019 presidential election because of his belief in President Muhammadu Buhari’s ability and commitment to lead Nigeria out of the woods The Governor, who spoke in an interactive session with newsmen in Owerri, the […]