Posts Tagged ‘Imo’

Eight Unknown Gunmen Killed in Imo Police H’qrts Attack

Security operatives in Thursday night repelled an attack on the Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State, killing eight gunmen in the process. The yet to be identified gunmen battled men of the Police for over 3 hours. According to a source, Over 5 Vehicles were recovered from the attackers. All efforts to reach Ikeokwu […]

Uzodinma Indicts ‘APC Enemies’, Says Masterminds Of Attacks In Imo, Nigeria Will Be Exposed

The masterminds of attacks in Imo and other parts of Nigerians will be exposed soon, Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has said. Uzodimma, who was a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Wednesday, disclosed that security agencies are compiling a comprehensive report on recent incidents. Uzodinma said he would allow the security agencies to […]

Nnamdi Kanu Raises Alarm, Says Fulani Militia Plans to Attack Imo

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has raised alarm over plans by Fulani militia to attack towns in Imo State. Kanu in a Facebook post revealed that plan was hatched in a mosque in Owerri. His post reads: “Fulanis/Muslims in Owerri, Imo State, supported by Fulani elements from 32 Artillery […]

FLASH | IPOB Renames Imo State Government House in Honor of Slain Commander

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has renamed the Imo State Government House, and two popular roads in Owerri, the state capital. Douglas Road Owerri, and Awomamma Junction were renamed Ikonso Way and Ikonso Junction respectively, in honour of the late commander of its security outfit, Eastern Security Network, ESN, Ikonso Commander. IPOB, in a […]

7 Northern Traders Shot Dead In Imo

Residents of Imo State have been thrown into panic, following the murder of seven traders of northern extraction. DAILYTRUST reported that the victims were killed in separate shooting incidents in Orlu town and Umuaka in Njaba Local Government Area (LGA), between Friday and Saturday. An eyewitness, Harisu Umaru Ishiaku, who narrated the incident to journalists, […]

Hope Uzodimma’s Comments Sparks of Protests in Owerri

The comments of Hope Uzodimma, the Governor of Imo has sparked off a series of protests in Owerri, the state capital. The Governor stated that “those complaining of unpaid salaries in Imo state are ghost workers or fraudsters”. He further added that “This government has paid every genuine worker; those complaining of non-payment are either […]