Posts Tagged ‘Owelle Rochas Okorocha’

We’re ready for probe, Ihedioha, Okorocha nudge Uzodinma

Former governors of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha and Rochas Okorocha, said on Thursday that they were not bothered by Governor Hope Uzodinma’s resolve to probe the financial activities of the state from 2010 till date. Former Governors Ikedi Ohakim, Okorocha and Ihedioha were in charge of the state during the period. Uzodinma had, in his […]

Government Takes Over Hospital Belonging To Okorocha’s Aide

The Federal High Court in Owerri, Imo State, has ordered the final forfeiture of a N1.5bn property belonging to an aide of Rochas Okorocha, a former governor, to the Nigerian Government. Justice T.G Ringin gave the order on Friday following an interim order obtained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for temporary forfeiture. The […]

Okorocha, Ihedioha war deepens; You’re governing Imo with stolen mandate -Okorocha

There might not be an end yet to the brewing cold war between governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State and his predecessor, senator Rochas Okorocha over governance of the state. While Ihedioha had accused Okorocha of running the state without a due process, the latter has also hit back on his successor claiming he is […]

$2bn bribery: EFCC asked to explain why Okorocha has not been probed

A civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, on Tuesday reacted to the $2bn bribery allegation against the Imo West Senator, Rochas Okorocha. Recall that the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC governorship primary election committee, Ahmed Gulak, had accused Okorocha of offering him $2 million bribe to deliver the […]

Gov. Ihedioha defeats, Ararume, Uche Nwosu, Okorocha at the Tribunal

Imo State Governorship Election Tribunal reaffirms Governor Emeka Ihedioha’s victory as the winner of the March 9th gubernatorial election. The panel dismissed petitions filed by Senator Hope Uzodimma of APC, Uche Nwosu of AA, and Sen. Ifeanyi Ararume of APGA. The Tribunal noted that their petitions lacked merit and therefore does not hold water. More […]

Okorocha cries out, says APC may no longer exist in 2023

The senator representing Imo West District in the National Assembly, Rochas Okorocha, has expressed fears that the All Progressives Congress, APC, may cease to exist when President Muhammadu Buhari leaves office in 2023. The Senator, who stated this while addressing journalists in Abuja on Tuesday, also lamented that his sacrifices to expand the membership base […]