114 pro-Biafra women arraigned in Owerri magistrate court, remanded in prison

114 pro-Biafra women arraigned in Owerri magistrate court, remanded in prison

The Nigerian Police, Monday arraigned 114 pro-Biafra women in an Owerri Magistrate court. The protesters were arrested Friday, August 17 during a peaceful protest to demand a date for Biafra referendum, as well as the whereabouts of IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu who disappeared since September 14, 2017 after raid of his Afaraukwu Umuahia country home by security operatives. The women protesters were brought to the court premises in Hilux vans and trucks. They were…

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Nnamdi Kanu: Fani-Kayode speaks on arrest of IPOB women

Nnamdi Kanu: Fani-Kayode speaks on arrest of IPOB women

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has called for the release of female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB arrested in Imo. IPOB, in a press release made available to Eastern Reporter on Sunday said the women were arrested when they staged a peaceful protest to demand the release of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. They called for the immediate release of the women, whom they said were in the military custody and taken…

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Biafra: Imo women protest half naked over Nnamdi Kanu

Biafra: Imo women protest half naked over Nnamdi Kanu

The police in Imo on Friday arrested some women protesting over the continued detention of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for allegedly conducting an unlawful assembly. Some of the women, mostly of middle age and from the Southeast states, were half nude, while others dressed in black and marched through the streets of Owerri. NAN reports that the demonstrators disrupted vehicular movement as they chanted war songs and displayed different…

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Okorocha reveals when Saraki, others planed defection to PDP

Okorocha reveals when Saraki, others planed defection to PDP

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State, on Thursday disclosed that those who defected from the All Progressives Congress, APC, planned their defection two years ago. Okorocha, who is the Chairman of APC’s Governors’ Forum made the disclosure while interacting with journalists at the Government House, Owerri, the state capital. Recall that lawmakers in the National Assembly had about a week ago defected from the ruling APC. On Tuesday last week, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki…

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Abia/Imo indigenes drum support for Ugwuanyi’s re-election

Abia/Imo indigenes drum support for Ugwuanyi’s re-election

Indigenes of Abia and Imo states resident in Enugu State under the auspices of “Abia/Imo People’s Forum” have unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office for entrenching peace and good governance in the state. The non-indigenes led by the forum’s chairman and patron, Apostle Dr. Joseph Ajujungwa and Bishop Dr. Godwin Madu of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) also declared their support for the laudable and people-oriented programmes of the governor…

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2019: Okorocha is not coming back once he leaves Imo Government House – Uche Nwosu

2019: Okorocha is not coming back once he leaves Imo Government House – Uche Nwosu

The Chief of Staff, Imo State Government House, Uche Nwosu, has declared that once Governor Rochas Okorocha leaves office, he would not come back to dictate to him (Nwosu) how he runs the affairs of the state. Nwosu stated this while insisting that he will be Imo State governor because he was divinely ordained for the job. The aspirant who is a son-inlaw to Okorocha, has since declared his governorship ambition on the platform of…

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IMSU final year student arrested for trying to chop off man’s penis after sex

IMSU final year student arrested for trying to chop off man’s penis after sex

A final year student of the Imo State University has been arrested for trying to chop off the penis of a man after sex. The incident took place, yesterday, around Douglass road, Owerri., “Just this morning, I dash into a bank in Douglass for transaction, only to see a girl breathing and panting. I asked what happened, I was told by an eyewitness that the girl chopped off a guys manhood. Then I pressed further…

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APC members hate Okorocha, see governor as Devil – Ohakim

APC members hate Okorocha, see governor as Devil – Ohakim

The immediate past governor of Imo state, Chief Ikedi Ohakim, on Friday claimed that the chairman of the APC Governors’ Forum, Rochas Okorocha “is hated even in the political party he spent billions of Naira belonging to Imo people to build”, alleging that party members see his successor as Devil. Aside describing the incumbent Imo governor as “a misnomer”, who has now become “an outcast in his own party”, Ohakim challenged Okorocha to a popularity…

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2019: What Rochas Okorocha has done to Imo State – Ihedioha

2019: What Rochas  Okorocha has done to Imo State – Ihedioha

Governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2015, Emeka Ihedioha, has accused governor Rochas Okorocha of killing infrastructures in the state. Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, said the Imo State University Teaching Hospital, IMSUTH has not produced a single medical doctor since the administration of Okorocha. Ihedioha said this during his consultation tour to the various electoral wards in Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of the state. He…

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We have taken APC leadership out of Okorocha, He is free to leave – VON DG

We have taken APC leadership out of Okorocha, He is free to leave – VON DG

The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON) a chieftain of the APC, Mr Osita Okechukwu, has stated that the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, is free to leave the All Progressives Congress if he wishes. Okechukwu made the statement on Monday while responding to questions from newsmen at the National Secretariat of the APC, in Abuja. According to Okechukwu, the actions and inactions of Okorocha have caused the APC more setbacks in the…

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