REAL REASON OKOROCHA DID NOT LEAVE HANDOVER NOTE BY IMO GOVERNOR, IHEDIOHA

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Governor of Imo State Emeka Ihedioha on Friday alleged that his predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha, refused to leave a  handover report because there was “a   total abuse and neglect of laid down procedures of good governance” by his government. Ihedioha, who spoke at a ceremony marking his 100 days in office, said he inherited a huge debt from the Okorocha administration. He said he inherited N30bn as a garnishee order and six years’ unpaid pension. Ihedioha said situation was compounded by the almost N1bn statutory deduction by…

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OKOROCHA, WIFE, DAUGHTER LOSE BILLIONS OF DOLLAR PROPERTY TO EFCC

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has obtained orders for the interim forfeiture of assets traced to a former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha; his wife, Nneoma Nkechi, and their daughter. The Head, Enugu Zonal Office of the commission, Mr. Usman Imam, disclosed this on Wednesday in Enugu while briefing newsmen on the activities of the commission in the last eight months. Imam said the EFCC also obtained similar order on a property traced to a former aide to Okorocha, Mr. Paschal Obi, and the former…

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OKOROCHA’S KINSMEN DEMAND HIS PROSECUTION

George Onyejiuwa, Owerri Elders of Orlu Senatorial zone of Imo State under the aegis of Orlu Elders Council have called on Governor Emeka Ihedioha to probe and prosecute the immediate past governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha. Chairman of the Council, Professor Francis Dike (SAN) stated this, yesterday, during a courtesy visit to the Deputy Governor,  Gerald Irona, the group allegedly accused the former governor of leaving a legacy of Garnishee Orders and indescribable looting of the state treasury. It lauded the state House of Assembly and Attorney General for taking steps towards…

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EFCC ARRESTS, GRILLS, RELEASES OKOROCHA OVER MONEY LAUNDERING,

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have questioned the immediate past Imo State governor, now a lawmaker, Senator Rochas Okorocha. It was gathered that Okorocha who is being investigated by the commission for money laundering, was questioned last Friday. It was learnt that the ex-governor had been asked to come back on Monday, August 19, for further questioning and to provide certain documents in respect of the allegations against him. A source said, “We grilled him on various suspicious transactions carried out by his administration…

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HOW OKOROCHA’S LAND-GRABBING POLICY GOT IMO GOVT INTO OVER 500 COURT CASES

By Adekunle Aliyu Chief Sam Anokam is an Owerri based Fellow of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers and a Knight of St. Christopher of the Anglican Communion. The former Chairman of Imo Water Development Authority (IWADA) bares his mind on issues of national importance. •Chief Sam Anokam What do you think about decamping in Nigerian politics? Political parties in Nigeria are not ideologically based. I mean a situation where parties are set up based on ideologies or beliefs on how to offer satisfactory services to the citizenry.…

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OKOROCHA: LIFE OF MY DAUGHTER, FAMILY MEMBERS UNDER THREAT BY IMO GOVT

By Henry Umoru ABUJA- IMMEDIATE Past Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo West, has raised alarm over the alleged threat to his daughter, Uloma Nwosu and other members of his family by the Imo State Government. Okorocha Speaking to Journalists in Abuja, Okorocha claimed that a top government official in the state (name withheld) has allegedly ordered  thugs to attack his daughter,   Mrs. Uloma Nwosu in Owerri, the state capital. Why some bills passed by the Senate are not signed – Malami(Opens…

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SEE THE ESTATE SEIZED BY EFCC FROM NKECHI, EX-GOVERNOR OKROCHA’S WIFE

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, sealed off a massive estate allegedly traced to Nneoma Nkechi, wife of former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha. Okorocha is currently the Senator representing Imo West Senatorial district. The estate is located in the Akachi area of Owerri, the State capital https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3HDU6WqHBk

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EFCC REVEALS WHY PROPERTIES LINKED WITH OKOROCHA WERE SEALED, LISTS PROPERTIES

Ex-Gov Okorocha: Our Case – EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, wishes to state that it’s Enugu Zonal Office on Tuesday July 23, 2019 traced and marked some properties traced to the former Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha as well as those of his family members and cronies. The marking of the properties which is a fall-out of our painstaking investigation, is as a result of the failure of the suspects to honour the Commission’s invitation for questioning on the propriety of their acquisition. The properties include:…

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EFCC SEALS OFF OKOROCHA, FAMILY MEMBERS’ PROPERTIES IN IMO

Some properties belonging to former Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, and his family members have been sealed by operatives of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Among the sealed properties are Rochas Foundation College; East High Primary and Secondary school, Owerri, said to belong to the former governor’s first daughter, Uloma Nwosu, as well as All-In Supermarket, Owerri, allegedly owned by a member of Okorocha’s family. Okorocha currently represents Imo West senatorial district at the Senate. He held sway as the governor of Imo from 2011 to 2019. All the…

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MORE TROUBLE FOR OKOROCHA S ASSEMBLY PROBES HIM FOR COVERTING STATES ASSETS TO HIS PERSONAL USE

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Lawmakers at the Imo State House of Assembly have called for investigation into the conversion of the Imo Broadcasting Cooperation Quarters located at Orji, near Owerri, the state capital to Rochas Foundation College by the immediate past governor of the state, Rochas Okorocha. Uche Ogbuagu, who moved the motion during plenary urged his colleagues to summon Okorocha’s aides to appear before the House to explain how the government asset was converted into private use. He said, “Government land, particularly the IBC Quarters, Orji, was converted into private…

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