Category Archives: Okorocha

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 […]

2019: Okorocha outlines qualities for his successor

…as South Africa President to visit Imo By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Thursday, announced the qualities of those to succeed him as governor in 2019, just as he mentioned Ifeanyi Araraume, as one of those that must have these qualities in order to be governor. Chief Rochas Okorocha Okorocha stated […]

President Buhari congratulates Okorocha at 55

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo on his 55th birthday, and also lauded his efforts in promoting peaceful co-existence among various ethnic and religious groups across the country. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, said Buhari’s congratulatory message was contained in a letter he personally […]

Jonathan refutes Okorocha’s inducements claim

By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief Former President Goodluck Jonathan has refuted reported claims by Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, that the ex-president offered him huge sums of money and other inducements ahead of the 2015 presidential election. In a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr. Ikechukwu   Eze, yesterday, the former president dismissed […]

Okorocha is a disappointment — ECA

*He has never identified with Igbo struggle — INC *He should profess a more appreciable opinion of Ndigbo — Ohanaeze *Produce Eze Kanu dead or alive —Monarchs *Low turnout mars military medical outreach in Ebonyi *Ohanaeze, S-East NASS Caucus meet with Sultan, Kukah By Chioma Gabriel, Emeka Mamah, Henry Umoru, Anayo Okoli, Peter Okutu & […]