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Imo Governor Declares 18 Days Christmas Holidays For Workers

The Imo state Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has directed that the civil servants in the state to vacate for the Christmas holiday on Friday, December 22, 2017. They will resume on Monday, January 8, 2018. According to a press statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, workers …

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Police attack anti-Okorocha protesters in Owerri

Police on Monday morning attacked protesters on a peaceful protest against the Rochas Okorocha government in Imo State. The protest, tagged ‘Occupy Owerri’, which is expected to last for one week, was called by Imo People’s Action for Democracy, IPAD, against the policies of the Governor Okorocha administration. Chief among …

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Governor Okorocha appoints own sister as commissioner

In Imo State, Governor Rochas Okorocha has appointed his sister as the Commissioner for Happiness and Couples’ Fulfilment. At a ceremony in Owerri, the state capital, on Monday, Mr. Okorocha administered the oath of office to Ogechi Ololo (Nee Okorocha) and 27 others in a cabinet reshuffle. Mrs. Ololo is …

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Monkeypox outbreak affecting sale of bush meat – Official

The outbreak of monkeypox has affected the sale of ‘bush meat’ in the country, a farmer has said. The President of Grass Cutters Farmers Association of Nigeria, GRAFAN, Chinedu Eluwa, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Sunday that people have become cautious of what they eat, especially …

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IPOB’s agitation a joke – Gov. Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Thursday described the agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for a sovereign republic in the South-East, as a child’s play. Okorocha, who spoke after leading a delegation of the Progressives Governors’ Forum to visit the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and victims of …

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Teenage Girl Caught With Human Head | Photos – Video

A young girl identified as Iheoma Chidinma from Mgbirichi, Imo state has been caught with a human head. According to information obtained from the video of her been interrogated by the military men, Chidinma revealed she was taking the head inside a bush to bury. She also claimed her friend …

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