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JUST IN: Eighteen APC-led Imo Assembly Lawmakers, Speaker Defect from party to AA [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that eighteen members of the Imo State House of Assembly including the Speaker, Acho Ihim, have defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party. The lawmakers abandoned their parties for a new party to the Action Alliance (AA). The Speaker made the announcement of the defections on Thursday, during an emergency sitting at the Hallow chambers of the State House of Assembly. This is coming days after speculations have it that the Governor Okorocha – backed Guber candidate, Chief Uche Nwosu has pitched his tent with the Action Alliance Party in further [Read]

2019: APC Will win Ogun, Imo without Amosun, Okorocha – Oshiomhole Boasts [READ MORE]

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has boasted that with the popularity of the APC in Imo and Ogun States, the party would win the 2019 elections despite the alleged anti -party activities of their governors. He described the governors as poor students of their own history who had forgotten they lost elections before winning on the platform of the APC. Oshiomhole spoke after receiving the APC women leaders from Edo State and Abuja, who paid him a solidarity visit in his office in Aso Drive, Abuja . Okorocha, Amosun and Governor Abdul – Aziz Yari of Zamfara State are at loggerheads with the national [Read]

APC Crisis: Okorocha, Son-in-Law, Supporters Plan To Dump APC For SDP – READ MORE

  Barring any last minute change of plans,  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that supporters of All Progressives Congress in Imo State are expressing concern over the likely effects of the current battle between Governor Rochas Okorocha and the party’s governorship candidate, Senator Hope Uzodinma, according to reports. Following current irreconcilable differences between Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and the All Progressives Congress Governorship Candidate, Senator Hope Uzodinma, there are grave concerns that their bitter battles may endanger the fortunes of the ruling party in the 2019 elections. There is also the fear that the current secret moves by some aggrieved stakeholders in the APC power game may be designed [Read]

Okorocha Charges APC to Accept Responsibility for Causing Hardship on Nigerians – READ MORE

  OWERRI – Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has charged his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, to stop shifting blames and take responsibility for the problems facing Nigeria. Okorocha said though APC inherited the challenges, it must ensure that they were fixed. He stated that Nigerians voted APC into power to fix their challenges and not to complain. Speaking with State House Correspondents in Abuja, the governor assured that the pains Nigerians are going through was only momentarily. According to Okorocha, “As APC, we are responsible for everything happening in Nigeria. We are responsible for the good, the bad, the ugly but we are promising Nigerians that we [Read]

2019: I’ll dump APC, Buhari if denied my Preferred Governorship Ticket, Okorocha threatens – READ MORE

  The Chairman Of All Progressives Governors’ Forum and Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has threatened to dump the ruling party, the APC if his preferred Governorship candidate and son-in-law, Uche Nwosu is denied ticket. Governor Okorocha made this disclosure during the swearing-in of new Commissioners in the state at Nicks Banquet Hall, Government House, Owerri. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the two – time Governor also vowed to dump President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election should any attempt was made to drop his son-in-law in the 2019 governorship election. READ ALSO: Party Crisis: Amosun, Okorocha, Yari, bad losers, says APC – READ MORE According to him, President Buhari cannot win any [Read]

Party Crisis: Amosun, Okorocha, Yari, bad losers — APC

  •Primaries exposed Oshiomhole’s incompetence, says Gov Akeredolu •I’ll join women to protest naked in Abuja, says Ogun Dep Governor •As governors opposed to Oshiomhole fail to meet again  ABUJA— The national leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, rallied against forces seeking removal of the chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, describing Governors Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun and Rochas Okorocha of Imo states as bad losers. The party said the governors sought to circumvent the democratic process to project their interests. Governor Okorocha, our source gathered, may have continued his agitations against Oshiomhole, having discovered that contrary to expectations, his son-in-law’s name, Uche Nwosu, was not submitted [Read]

APC sweeps All 27 LG Chairmanship seats in Imo

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of the 27 Local Government Chairmanship seats in Imo State. Ethelbert Ibebuchi, Chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission, disclosed this in Owerri, the Imo State capital, on Sunday. Ebebuchi made the disclosure while announcing the results of the elections at the ISIEC Headquarters, along Orlu Road in the state capital. According to reports, the election was boycotted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA and it was the first to be conducted by the electoral body in the state in the last seven years. Saharareporters [Read]

2019: Imo Deputy Governor Eze Madumere Impeached despite Court order

Eze Madumere, Deputy Governor of imo State, has been impeached. Madumere, who is seeking to replace Governor Rochas Okorocha in 2019, was impeached on monday by 19 of the 27 members of the Imo State House of Assembly. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered through our source that Impeachment proceedings against him kicked off on July 10, when Ugonna Ozuruigbo, the Deputy Speaker, moved a motion accusing him of abandoning his duties and failing to carry out official duties assigned to him by the Governor, among others. The house then set up a six-man committee headed by Kennedy Ibe, the member representing Obowo Local Government Area, to probe the allegations and [Read]

Amaechi Removed as Buhari’s 2019 Campaign Director General

**Okorocha Emerges Apparently impressed with the mammoth crowd that graced the first major APC Southeast mega rally for President Muhammadu Buhari, the newly elected national Chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress, His Excellency, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has given a clear indication that he would prefer to work with the Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha as the Director-general of President Buhari’s Campaign Organization instead of former governor of Rivers State, Chibuike Amaechi who has been parading himself as such. Comrade Oshiomhole who is clearly focused on strengthening the Party and returning it to the masses for whom the Party was original envisioned was a special guest at the hugely [Read]