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June 19, 2018

INEC REC to Ndigbo: Stop agonizing; instead organize your electoral fortunes

  Electorate in Igboland, particularly Ndi Imo, have been warned to stop brooding over their political past or counting their electoral misfortunes at previous general elections in the country. They should instead wake up to the reality on ground, which is to wisely organize themselves for future elections, starting with voter registration and collection of Permanent Voter Card (PVC). The advise was given by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral (REC) in Imo State, Prof. Francis Chukwuemeka Ezeonu, while contributing his views at a one-day seminar organized by the Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC) of the Catholic…

Take heart, God hasn’t abandoned us – Archbishop Obinna tells Ndi Imo

  Traumatized people of Imo State, especially those whose means of livelihood have been hampered, disorganised or business locations inconvenienced by the dispossession, dislocation and demolition inflicted on them, have been told to take heart, as God has not abandoned them. These words of consolation were contained in the 2018 Lenten message to Christ’s faithful and Imo people by His Grace, Most Rev Anthony J.V. Obinna, Catholic Archbishop of Owerri titled: “Take heart God cares for you” – A message of consolation… in the face of our people’s agony and groans. The message was read in all parishes in Owerri…

Don’t clap for me – Gov. Okorocha, … As Imo turns 40

“I am not satisfied,” Imo State, Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha said, while indirectly parting himself on the back for his achievements in education, security and infrastructure. Speaking at a special prayer session held at Imo International Conference Centre, Owerri, to flag off the 40th Anniversary of the Creation of Imo State, Wednesday, the Governor noted that the majority of Imo youths were still jobless and there were no “industry, industry” or “factory, factory” to employ them. “I have made every effort to encourage myself. I have tried to see if there is anything I can lay my hands on to…