CCECC Begins Work on Owerri-Mbaise-Obowo Road

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), has mobilized to site to begin the rehabilitation and reconstruction of the failed sections of Owerri-Mbaise-Obowo Road. CCECC is a highly reputable Construction Company with notable high-value projects in Abuja, Lagos, Kano, Israel, and other parts of the world. CCECC is in operation in over 40 countries of the world. CCEC has been listed among the world’s top 255 international contractors for many years and ranked consecutively among the first 70 in recent years by the Engineering News Record. His Excellency, Governor Emeka Ihedioha…

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Imo Local Content Policy Underway- Dep. Governor

Government of Imo State Office of the Deputy Governor Press Release Imo Local Content Policy Underway- Dep. Governor Deputy Governor of Imo State, Engr. Gerald Irona says the state will introduce a Local Content Policy, aimed at ensuring that citizens of the state are not marginalized on employment and other benefits from organizations operating in the state. The Deputy Governor gave the hint Thursday, while addressing stakeholders during a Special Town Hall meeting on Cassava-Buy-Out Pilot Scheme and General Training Programme Sensitization and Awareness, organized by the Imo State Oil…

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Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State, sighted at the ongoing 74th United Nations General Assembly, taking place in New York.

74TH UNGA: IMO GOVERNOR, EMEKA IHEDIOHA JOINS PRESIDENT BUHARI, OTHERS IN NEW YORK Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, is at the moment attending the 74th United Nations General Assembly alongside President Muhammadu Buhari, President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, some other Governors and indeed several world leaders. The Governor who just won his case at the electoral tribunal quickly adjusted to meet up with this all important international meeting where major decisions affecting nations of the world are structured. Most pundits were amazed to sight the Governor alongside the…

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SENATOR OKOROCHA CONGRATULATES GOV IHEDIOHA

PRESS RELEASE SENATOR OKOROCHA CONGRATULATES GOV IHEDIOHA SAYS TRIBUNAL JUDGEMENT IS VICTORY FOR DEMOCRACY The immediate past governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha has congratulated the governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha on his recent victory at the Election Petition Tribunal against his son in-law, Uche Nwosu. Okorocha who currently represents Imo West senatorial zone at the red chamber, said that the judiciary had lived upto its responsibility of administering justice. He noted that the judiciary couldn’t have passed better judgment on the petition of his son inlaw. Okorocha…

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Ihedioha flags off 13.5bn road projects in Imo

The governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihedioha, has flagged off the construction of 13.5bn rural road project. The World Bank assisted Rural Access and Moblity Project (RAMP) include 380.7 kilometers of rural road across the 27 Local Government Areas of the state. Speaking at the flag off at Onuimo, Isu and Mbaitoli LGAs of the state, Governor Ihedioha assured the readiness of his administration to partner development agencies for the betterment of the state. The governor said he approved the swift payment of the counterpart fund to activate the project…

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IMO STATE GOVT APPROVES CRITICAL ROAD REHABILITATION

Public Enlightenment IMO STATE GOVT APPROVES CRITICAL ROAD REHABILITATION Approved for reconstruction and rehabilitation are:- 1. Naze Polytechnic Junction-Futo-Obinze terminating at Owerri, Portharcourt road junction 2. MCC-Uratta road-Toronto junction. 3. Control Post- Ibari Ogwa Junction. 4. Okigwe Urban to St. Mary Okigwe. 5. Ahiara Junction- Aba Brabch runing through Okpala junction through Chokoneze to Ahiara. 6. Avutu Poultry Road. Obowo. 7. Mgbidi-Oguta Road. 8. Avu Junction-Adapalm. 9. Imo State University Teaching Hospital Orlu Rd. 10. Control Post-Umuguma Road.

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Governor Ihedioha’s first 100 days in office

By Amb Saviola Godwin The much talked-about transparency and accountability of political office-holders is a guarantee of good governance brings about the analysis of Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha’s 100 days in office as the Governor of Imo state. Will the ardour of the former Deputy Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives burn as intensively throughout the rest of his tenure? When former Deputy Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, was sworn-in as governor of Imo state on May 29, 2019, the attention of the nation was shifted to…

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IHEDIOHA: LOCALIZING GOVERNANCE AND LOCATING THE VOICELESS

By Collins Opuruzor The past eight years in Imo State can best be described as years consumed by the locusts. It was distressing beyond words, perplexing beyond imagination, to chronicle Imo’s woes amid her enormous potentials during those years of ruinous misrule. First, Imo became an alien, even an alienating, idea to her own people. The umbilical cord between the people and their government was shattered, and what the government was pretending to be doing had no impact whatsoever on the people. For instance, each passing minute had tens of…

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