Ihedioha Bans Creation of New Autonomous Community in Imo State

“He equally used the opportunity to reiterate his resolve not to approve the creation of any other Autonomous Community in the state. Stating that the balkanization of the state into over 700 autonomous communities has not added any value to the state, instead has encourage divisions among sister communities” Imo State Governor, Hon Emeka Ihedioha made the above statement as the Anglican Province of Owerri, marked her 60 years Golden Anniversary, at the Cathedral Church of Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ. IfeanyiCy Njoku reporting from Owerri

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IHEDIOHA APPROVES THE FOLLOWING ROADS FOR RECONSTRUCTION & REHABILITATION

1. Naze Polytechnic Junction-Futo-Obinze terminating at Owerri, Portharcourt rd 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 of Imo State, His Excellency, Rt. Hon, Emeka Ihedioha (CON), has approved the constitution of a panel to look into the activities of Imo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (ISOPADEC)

GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE PRESS RELEASE Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Rt. Hon, Emeka Ihedioha (CON), has approved the constitution of a panel to look into the activities of Imo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (ISOPADEC) from May 2011 to May 2019. This is pursuant to the realization of Paragraph 3 of Resolution No. 177 of the Imo State House of Assembly dated 6th June, 2019. The members are as follows; 1. Chief R.C.O. Ezeogu (Permanent Secretary, Rtd) – Chairman 2. Mrs. Ugo Anyanwu (Auditor General, Rtd) –…

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Jonathan, Obi, Ihedioha eulogise Atiku’s father in-law

Agency Reporter Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo and Former Governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi were among dignitaries who stormed Onitsha on Saturday for their last respect to late Chief Chukwuka Iwenjiora, the father in-law of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that late Iwenjiora, father of Atiku’s wife, Mrs Jennifer, was born on June 4, 1929 and died on Jan. 26. In his tribute at the burial reception in Onitsha, Jonathan, accompanied by his wife, Dame Patience, described the…

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Swearing-in of the Secretary to the State Government, Hon. Barr. Uche Onyeagocha and the Chief of Staff, Barr. Chris Okewulonu, ongoing

The Governor His Excellency, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, the Deputy Hon. Gerald Irona, are already seated for the Swearing-in of the Secretary to the State Government, Hon. Barr. Uche Onyeagocha and the Chief of Staff, Barr. Chris Okewulonu, ongoing at the State Exco Chambers, Government House Owerri. View Photos:

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Governor Ihedioha Kicks Off IMHA Rretreat

GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE PRESS RELEASE Governor Ihedioha kicks off IMHA retreat Imo State Governor, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha (CON) will deliver the keynote address at the retreat of members of the Imo House of Assembly, IMHA. The retreat cum orientation is part of the programmes designed to start the new government in the state on a good keel. The retreat holds on Monday, 3rd, through 5th of June, 2019, at Crystal Lake Resorts and Tours, Oguta, Imo State. Apart from the keynote address, a special goodwill message will also…

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IHEDIOHA: STARTING FROM THE SCRATCH

By Collins Chibueze Ughalaa “President Muhammadu Buhari will work from home after rodents damaged his official office during a more than 100-day overseas medical absence, a presidential spokesman disclosed on Tuesday” – PM News, Tuesday, August 22, 2017. During the campaigns for the 2019 governorship election, former Governor Ikedi Ohakim who was governorship candidate of Accord party disclosed to the people of Imo State that the state had knocked engine. He graphically illustrated the pitiable condition of the state with the image of a broken down vehicle, noting that only…

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I Shall Give No Excuse for Not Performing As Imo Governor, Says Ihedioha

By Collins Osuji, Owerri 01 June 2019 Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has said his government would not relent in its resolve to deliver dividends of democracy to the people of the state. Ihedioha stated this yesterday shortly after his official visit to the Government House, Owerri, where he inspected government facilities including the offices, conference halls and residential buildings, among others. The Imo governor said that despite the deplorable state of facilitates he inherited from the immediate past governor, Rochas Okorocha, he would not give excuses for not performing…

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INAUGURATION PLANNING AND HANDOVER COMMITTEE PRES RELEASE

FORMER GOV. OKOROCHA DIDN’T HANDOVER TO GOVERNOR IHEDIOHA The immediate past Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha failed to effect a formal handover to the new governor, His Excellency Rt.Hon. Emeka Ihedioha CON, it has been revealed. Speaking to newsmen after the Inauguration ceremonies on Wednesday, Chairman of the Inauguration Planning and Handover Committee, Barr. Chris Okewulonu said, no official handover had been effected so far. “We are literally in the dark so to speak. Off course the outgone governor gave us no cooperation whatsoever. Unlike what we have…

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HISTORY: LIST OF ALL LEADERS IN IMO STATE

Ndubuisi KANU – 1976 – 1977 military Adekunle Lawal – 1977 – 1978 military Sunday Adenihu – 1978 – 1979. Military Sam Mbakwe – 1979 – 1983.  Civilian Ike Nwachukwu – 1984 – 1985. Military Alison Madueke – 1985 – 1986. Military Amadi Ikwuecheghi – 1986 – 1990. Military Anthony Oguguo. 1990 – 1992 military Evan Enwerem – 1992 – 1993 Civilian James Aneke – 1993 – 1996 Military Tanko Zubairu – 1996 – 1999. Military Achike Udenwa – 1999 – 2007 Civilian Ikedi Ohakim. – 2007 – 2011. Civilian…

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