Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State has directed that civil servants in the state should start receiving their full salaries from this month (August).
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said that it raided the residence of former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, over allegations of economic and financial crimes.
Senator Rochas Okorocha (Imo West) has faulted the decision of the Senate to take over the Edo State House of Assembly if the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, failed to issue a fresh proclamation in one week.
Okorocha made the demand in a statement by his spokesman, Sam Onwuemeodo, on Sunday
However, on a day when operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission also visited a school owned by Okorocha in Owerri, workers and security operatives at the warehouse challenged Ndubuaku and his team, a development that almost led to an exchange
Okorocha said the EFCC was only playing the script of the Peoples Democratic Party-led Government in Imo State.
The EFCC sealed the properties on Tuesday.
Among the properties of the Senator seized were Rochas Foundation College; East High Academy; Reach FM, Owerri; a shopping mall; and Royal Palm Beach Hotel.
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The unions made their demand in a letter they presented to the Imo State Governor, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, after a massive peaceful protest on Thursday
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged all former Governors now in the ninth Senate to “publicly commit to stop collecting pensions from their states while they serve as senators, return ‘pensions’ already collected to the public treasury, and push for the abolition of double emoluments laws for former governors and deputies in their states.”
The Committee on the Recovery of Imo Government Property has alleged that about N50 billion worth of property belonging to the state was discovered to be missing after former Governor Rochas Okorocha left office.
Dr Vitalis Orikeze-Ajumbe, National Coordinator of South-East Equity Alliance on Tuesday, appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a South-Easterner as the Secretary to the Federal Government.
Senator Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday, performed his first plenary assignment as the new Nigeria’s Senate President, swearing in Senator Rochas Okorocha, representing Imo West Senatorial District.
The Senate on Thursday swore-in the immediate past Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, as the representative of Imo West Senatorial District.
The Independent National Electoral Commission says it will appeal the judgment directing it to issue a Certificate of Return to former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has finally issued former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, his Certificate of Return for winning the February 23 election for Imo West Senatorial District.
Out of the elected 109 senators, 107 were present, with former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, as the obvious absentee.
The immediate past Governor of Imo State and Senator-elect, Rochas Okorocha, has been denied accreditation by the National Assembly Officials for the inauguration of the 9th Senate.
Citizens Advocacy for Social and Economic Rights has written to the Nigeria Police on its planned protest over alleged INEC’s refusal to issue a Certificate of Return to Rochas Okorocha.