Category: POLITICS

Abia North : Stakeholders, Traditional Rulers Endorse Senator Ohabunwa

Abia North 2019: Abia North Stakeholders,Traditional Rulers Endorse Senator Mao Ohabunwa. Ahead of the 2019 elections, the aspiration of the Senator representing the people of Abia North, Senator Mao Ohabunwa recently received a boost when stakeholders all over the senatorial district recently gathered to endorse him for a second stint in the National Assembly. This

I don’t run family government in Imo – Okorocha

The governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has dismissed allegations by some elites in the state that he runs a family government. According to him, “those behind the allegation have missed the point.” Governor Okorocha stated this on Friday, when more than five thousand members of the Rochas Mandate Movement held solidarity rally to honour

BREAKING: Court orders return of Obiora Okonkwo as Anambra Central Senator

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has ordered the immediate return of Obiora Okonkwo of the Peoples Democratic Party as the senator representing the Anambra Central Senatorial District. Justice John Tsoho gave the ruling on Wednesday after counsel to other parties in the matter withdrew their arguments against the plaintiff. The judge said

CCT: Justice Orders Saraki Back To Court

Nigeria’s Senate President in fresh but continued crisis as Justice Tinuade insists that charges have been proven beyond reasonable doubt. Today, Justice Tinuade Akomolafe-Wilson led three-man Court of Appeal panel has ordered the Senate President Bukola Saraki to return to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to face trial on three of the counts of corruption

PDP CONVENTION: Wachuku May Be Suffering From Trauma Of Defeat

PDP National Convention: What Was Emeka Wachuku Thinking?   By Femi Oloruntobi   One has never seen such a sore loser and serial liar like Dr. Emeka Donald Wachuku, the failed aspirant for the office of the National Organizing Secretary in the just concluded National Convention of the PDP.   This vain character, who commands

Okorocha Advises Nigerian AirForce To Create Department For Happiness

Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday, said that a large percentage of Nigerians were not happy with the federal government. Okorocha scored the Buhari-led administration low in terms of addressing the level of poverty in the country. His thoughts were made public through a press statement by his press secretary, Sam Onwuemodo, shortly after

Imo State HoA Speaker, Ihim Gets Impeachment Threat

Imo State speaker house of assembly, Governor Rochas Okorocha on impeachment radar   SOURCE: IMOTRUMPETA It appears that the “Impeachment Axe Dangles on Okorocha, Ihim” reports can further reveal that the Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Acho Ihim, has received an impeachment threat from his colleagues. An ominous signal threatening

Mbaitolu Heavyweight, Anumudu Joins Alex Obi In APGA, Imo State

Finally, UPP Bound Anumudu Joins APGA The dragnet of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA has continued to catch big fish in the political environment of Imo State with a billionaires business mogul and politician, Barrister Humphrey Anumudu joining the party. According to Trumpeta, The former Governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP is

ILOMUANYA VS OHIRI: Uzodimma Dares Rochas

THE FIGHT FOR SUPREMACY IN IMO CONTINUES ILOMUANYA, OHIRI BATTLE The retreat of the Southern Senators Forum has come and gone but without leaving fresh drama about the status of Eze Ilomuanya Eze Ilomuanya was the Chairman of Imo State Traditional Rulers Council before Governor Rochas Okorocha came into power and replaced him with the

Uproar In Ararume’s Camp As Chief Okey Ikoro Bows Out

Information reaching us indicate that Chief Okey Ikoro (Osunmanu), the strong man of Ararume Campaign Team, one of the leading Industrialists in the state, a gentle man and a former President of Owerri Chamber of Commerce Mines, Industry and Agriculture, an astute Politician, loved by his people, has quit Ararume Destiny Campaign Organization. Ikoro who

See Why Rochas Is Yet To Swear In Commissioners

Why Rochas is Delaying Commissioners Swearing In By Okey Alozie Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has deferred the swearing-in of Commissioners and other government officials just like those who were appointed to serve as Transition Committee Chairmen of Local Government Areas that have been waiting for inauguration for months now. Information reaching Trumpeta revealed

IMHA: For Peace And Equity, We Must Rotate – Onuimo Leaders

As politicians begin to tighten their belts for successful outing come 2019 general elections, Stakeholders of Onuimo Council Area of Imo have unanimously insisted that the existing zoning arrangement aimed at rotating political positions among the four clans including Umuna, Okwe, Okwelle and Umuduru Egbeaguru will continue to play in the Council Area. This resolution

ANAMBRA SOUTH; Between Sense And Sentiments

ANAMBRA  DECIDES  2017: ANAMBRA SOUTH, BETWEEN SENSE AND SENTIMENT. – Aloy Uzoekwe First a clarification; this  is from the Anambra South Senatorial Zone of Anambra State. This clarification is necessary so that for what I am about to say nobody will accuse me of vested interest. One of the unhealthy points of the present political wheeler dealing associated with

​Tony Nwoye and Cultism: When the hunter becomes the hunted

The story of Dr. Tony Nwoye, Anambra APC governorship candidate as a cultist can be likened to the case of the proverbial hunter which turned the hunted. Those peddling the rumor I think were doubtless handicapped by lack of argument and frustration in matching Tony’s intimidating profile. So what do they do? In a contemptible

Ozubulu Massacre: Suspects Serving In South Africa Prison 

​Ozubulu Killings: Police update Anambrarians on the Whereabout of alleged culprits – Says Nnobi and Oba indigens responsible The police command in Anambra state says it is working with the Interpol in investigation and possible extradition of the two identified suspects that carried out attack at St Philips Catholic Church , Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo local

Enugu-Onitsha Rd: FG Issues 2 days Ultimatum To Contractors

Enugu-Onitsha Expressway: Nwoye gets Fashola to order contractors back to site Dr. Tony Nwoye, the All Progressives Congress, APC governorship candidate in Anambra State, has expressed delight over the decision by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing to move to the site of the abandoned Onitsha – Enugu Expressway. Speaking after a courtesy

Wife Joins Race To Occupy Dead Husband’s Legislative Seat

This woman here is the wife of the late Mmegbuanaeze Francis ( He was House of Assembly member Representing Idemili North ). He was buried on 26th September ,2017 . On 29th October , 2017 , the wife is already running for the same position uder the ruling APGA platform She is yet to complete

Ezeemo’s Campain Flag-Off Contract Revealed, Read Story

Anambra guber; Mammoth crowd attends PPA campaign flag-off …as Ezeemo signs social contract with Anambra people By O’star Eze The Progressive People’s Alliance, PPA witnessed a mammoth crowd as they held officially flagged off their campaign over the weekend at All Saints Cathedral, Onitsha, during which the National Working Committee of the party led by her National

CLO Exposes Obiano, Releases Anambra’s Debt Profile

Fiscal recklessness under Obiano, second to none in Nigeria says CLO   (So many unanswered questions from Gov Willie Obiano’s administration as Anambra go to the polls) A Press statement of the Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), South East Zone 26/10/17 Theorists and advocates of good governance in all spheres of politics have not minced words