PRESS STATEMENT BY EZURUEZU MBAISE, ON THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA DECISION, IN RESPECT OF THE IMO STATE GOVERNORSHIP CASE.

PREAMBLE The Ezuruezu Mbaise is the apex socio-cultural organization representing the people of Mbaise in the three Local Government Areas of Aboh Mbaise, Ezinihitte Mbaise and Ahiazu Mbaise. The Ezuruezu Mbaise at its emergency meeting held on 19th January 2020 considered in general the decision of the Supreme Court of Nigeria on 14th January 2020 wherein the Court nullified the election of Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha as the Governor of Imo State and declared Chief Hope Uzodinma as the Governor of Imo State at the 2019 Governorship Election. After a…

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Anambra Stands With Ihedioha

Oseloka H. Obaze (OHO) and PDP State Chairman Ndubisi Nwobu led the Anambra State PDP faithfuls on a peaceful protest in Awka over the Supreme Court 14 January 2020 ruling on Imo State governorship election as directed by PDP National leadership. Obaze said that this “reckless judicial activism should not stand. Democracy is about one man one vote and not about “seven judges technically casting two hundred thousand votes.” He decried the egregious injustice by the court. He called on the court to find the courage to reverse itself. View…

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Imo: Judiciary, Electoral System On Trial, Says Ihedioha

Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, has said he has nothing but pity for those celebrating the verdict of the Supreme Court that sacked him as governor of the state. Ihedioha stated that this is because the judgment is more about the country’s democracy than himself, especially as it is obvious that both the judiciary and the electoral system are on trial. He stated this on Saturday in Abuja when members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) paid him a solidarity visit. The Supreme Court had last…

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Supreme Court Judgment On Imo Governorship Election is Groundless and Should Be Reversed

January 16, 2020 Supreme Court Judgment On Imo Governorship Election is Groundless and Should Be Reversed Being a text of Press Conference by the PDP National Working Committee (NWC) Presented by the National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, in Rejection of the Judgment of the Supreme Court On Imo Governorship Election. Gentlemen of the Press! The National Working Committee of our great party, after a thorough examination of all the issues relating to the miscarriage of justice by the Supreme Court on the Imo state governorship election petition, and after a…

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STATEMENT FROM HIS EXCELLENCY, RT. HON. EMEKA IHEDIOHA, CON, ON THE SUPREME COURT RULING ON IMO STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION OF THE MARCH 9, 2019.

JANUARY 15, 2020 My dear good people of Imo State, I address you today, following recent developments affecting our dear state, and in particular the Supreme Court judgement of 14thJanuary 2020.In my relationship with you as Governor of Imo , I had employed regular consultations and dialogue as a tool of political discourse. This informs this course of action. 2. I am reporting back to you our great Imo people on the fate of the mandate you freely gave to me as Governor and Engr. Gerald Irona as Deputy Governor.…

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Governor Ihedioha Inaugurated Tourism Board to Revive Sector

GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE PRESS RELEASE Governor Ihedioha: Imo’s future, Predicated on Tourism, Hospitality *Tasks Newly Inaugurated Tourism Board to Revive Sector. Governor Emeka Ihedioha CON, again has disclosed that the future of Imo State is predicated on Tourism and Hospitality. This is as he also stated that the state shall henceforth accord priority to allocation of lands for development and economic purpose. Governor Ihedioha disclosed this when he inaugurated the Imo State Tourism Board at the Sam Mbakwe Expanded Executive Council Chambers, Government House, Owerri, Wednesday. He noted that…

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