Category Archives: Okorocha

Okorocha denies plot to sack Eze Imo

By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Confusion, yesterday, gripped Imo monarchs over alleged plot to sack the state chairman of traditional rulers, Eze Samuel Ohiri, by Governor Rochas Okorocha. This was even as Okorocha denied any attempt to strip Ohiri of his title. A statement to newsmen in Owerri by Okorocha’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, said […]

Zuma’s status: Ohaneze youths defend Okorocha

By Anayo Okoli. UMUAHIA—OHANEZE Youth Council, OYC, has defended the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha over the controversial status of the South African President, Jacob Zuma erected in Owerri, the Imo State capital, at an alleged whopping cost of N500 million, saying that he achieved a feat for which he should be lauded rather than […]

Zuma’s statue: Ohaneze youths defend Okorocha

By Anayo Okoli. UMUAHIA—OHANEZE Youth Council, OYC, has defended the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha over the controversial statue of the South African President, Jacob Zuma erected in Owerri, the Imo State capital, at an alleged whopping cost of N500 million, saying that he achieved a feat for which he should be lauded rather than […]

Okorocha and Jacob Zuma’s statue

By Reuben Abati What is it about South African President Jacob Zuma and statues? Two statues in one month- generating controversy from the streets of Pretoria to the streets of Owerri in Nigeria. In the first week of October, a 30-feet monument was unveiled in honour of President Zuma in the North West region of […]