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    Support PMB Govt, Gov Okorocha Tells PFN

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    Imo State governor and chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has urged Christian leaders in the country to throw their weight behind the anti-corruption actions and policies of President Muhammadu Buhari. The governor spoke when the national leadership of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) led by its national president,…

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    Tribunal Dismisses Ihedioha’s Petition, Upholds Okorocha’s Election

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    The election petition tribunal sitting in Owerri, the Imo State capital, yesterday, dismissed the petition filed by Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in the April 2015 governorship election in the state. Dismissing the petition, chairman of the tribunal, Justice David Wyon, agreed with the contention of the lead…

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    I Did Not Suspend 40 Monarchs – Gov Okorocha

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    Imo State governor,Owelle Rochas Okorocha has described as laughable the allegation of his suspension of 40 traditional rulers in the state for misconduct, insisting that the purported restraining order obtained by the monarchs from the court against their suspension was meaningless. The governor who bared his mind on the matter through a press statement he…

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    CULT CLASH: 4 Dead In Imo

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    As the rivalry between some cult gangs in Ohaji/Egbema in Imo State persists, at least four members were reported dead in the wake of the crisis yesterday. Three of the victims were said to have been killed at Obiakpu Egbema in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of the state last week while another, simply identified as…

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    Nabbed: Police Arrest 68 MASSOB Members In Imo

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    The Imo State police command said it had arrested 68 members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) who clashed with the police at the weekend during their MASSOB Day celebration in Owerri. Briefing newsmen in Owerri, the state capital, yesterday, the state commissioner of police, Austin Evbakavbokun, confirmed…

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    Okorocha Dissolves Cabinet, Sacks Awuzie As IMSU VC

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    Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha yesterday dissolved his cabinet, putting an end to the speculation of whether the governor would continue with the dissolved cabinet members who worked for him during his re election. Chief Jude Ejiogu, who was the former chief of staff to the Government House is now elevated to the status of…

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    MASSOB, Police Clash In Owerri

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    Members of Movement for the Actualisation Of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) yesterday had a confrontation with the police at the Assumpta roundabout in Owerri, the Imo State capital, while riding in a motorcade to the heart of the state capital in commemoration of the MASSOB Day celebration, during which they were teargased by the…

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  • Araraume Removes PDP Flags From Campaign Office

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    The speculations about Senator Ifeanyi Araraume having a rethink of dumping the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress(APC) may have been laid to rest following his removal of the PDP flags from his campaign office. His campaign office located along Onitsha/Owerri road previously adorned with the PDP flags has been seen with…

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