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Group slams Governor Okorocha over Jacob Zuma statue

A group known as the Unified Nigeria Youth Forum has condemned the erection of a statue of South African President, Jacob Zuma, and naming a road after him by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State.

My medical vacation not sponsored with public fund – Anthony Anwuka

The Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwuka, who was flown to the United States for medical treatment, has returned to the country after spending 27 days.

President Buhari’s World Bank statement twisted, quoted out of context – Ex-Governor Oshiomhole

A former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, on Sunday spoke on the controversy trailing the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari, supposedly directing the World Bank to focus its assistance towards the northern part of the country.

Governor Okorocha unveils huge statue of SA’s Jacob Zuma in Owerri

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has unveiled a statue in honour of South African President Jacob Zuma in the state capital, Owerri.

Group attacks Governor Okorocha for erecting Jacob Zuma’s statue in Imo

A civil society organisation, Civil Society Network Against Corruption, on Sunday berated the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, for playing host to the President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma.

Africa can’t develop without education – SA’s Jacob Zuma

President of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma, has said that Africa as a continent and African nations could not develop without education.

Africa has been undermined – South Africa’s Jacob Zuma

The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, Saturday, said that the Africa continent has been undermined.

Southern govs were present when President Buhari urged World Bank to support Northeast –...

Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has reacted to the disclosure by World Bank president, Jim Yong Kim, that President Muhammadu Buhari sought the institution’s support for Northeast states.

2019: Governor Rochas Okorocha outlines qualities for his successor

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.

South-South, South-East governors worried over growing agitations

Governors for the South South and South East under the aegis of the South-South South-East Governors Forum on Sunday night met in Owerri, the Imo state capital expressing worry over growing agitations in the country.

APC faults chieftain Buba Galadima for calling for party’s deregistration

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has faulted its chieftain, Alhaji Buba Galadima, over his recent claim that the party should be deregistered for failing to hold a single BoT meeting.

Governor Okorocha harps on Nigeria’s unity as South-east, South-south govs meet in Owerri

Governors from the South-east and South-south geopolitical zones have converged on Owerri, the Imo State capital, in continuation of their inter-regional integration initiatives.

Governor Sani Bello lauds Imo’s Rochas Okorocha on 55th birthday

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has said that his Imo State counterpart, Rochas Okorocha, believes in and works diligently to achieve oneness and peace in Nigeria.

IPOB threatens to drag Kalu court over Kanu’s disappearance

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has threatened to drag former Abia State Governor, Orji Kalu, alongside the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, over the disappearance of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu.

Buhari congratulates Okorocha at 55

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on his 55th birthday.

Youth education will develop Africa – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, said yesterday, that quality education would enable young people in Africa, to use the education they acquired to create wealth.

Education, bedrock of national development – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the President of Ghana, Mr. Nana Akufo-Addo, have described education as the bedrock of national development.

Okorocha gave me the worst advice as president – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has jocularly fingered the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, as being responsible for all the “bad things’ that happened to the country during his tenure as president.

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Edo election: APC’s loss is masses’ revolution against injustice – Senator Okorocha

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has described the loss of his party in the Edo State governorship election as people’s revolution against injustice.
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Group lauds President Buhari on Edo election

The Southern Nigeria Peoples Mandate (SNPM), a political pressure group, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring hitch-free, fair and credible governorship election in Edo.