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Imo lawmaker lauds NEMA’s quick intervention in Oguta flooding

( NAN) A lawmaker in Imo, Mr Frank Ugboma, has lauded the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) for acting promptly to control the...

Call off strike, patients beg Imo resident doctors 

Strike Patients at the Imo State University Teaching Hospital (IMSUTH) have urged the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) in Imo to call off their...

Imo council seeks partnership with stakeholders to fight crime ahead of...

The Owerri Municipal Local Government of Imo says it is prepared to collaborate with major stakeholders in the effort to beef up security...

APGA urges level playing field for Imo council polls

(NAN ) The Imo chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has appealed to the state Independent Electoral Commission (ISIEC) to provide...

Imo PDP women urge youths to shun electoral violence during council...

The Women’s wing of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo has advised youths in the state to shun violence and political acrimony...

Imo lawmaker advocates gender equity in governance

( ) Mrs Ngozi Obiefule, a member representing Isu Constituency in the Imo House of Assembly, has called for gender equity in governance...

World Pharmacist Day: Low number of pharmacists worries new Imo chairman

( ) Dr Stanley Emegwara, the new Chairman of the Imo chapter of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), has expressed concern over...

Gov.  Ihedioha promises to  pay pension in Imo

The Imo Governor, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has restated his administration’s commitment to the implementation of a veritable pension administration in the state. The governor...

We’re putting structures in place for Imo council polls, says PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo says the party is putting the necessary structures...

Police foil attempt to blackmail Imo federal lawmaker

The Police in Imo have described as “frivolous and unfounded” the allegation of rape levelled against Kingsley Uju, a member of the House of...

Bishop Obinna seeks end to Osu caste system in Igboland

The Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Diocese, His Grace, Most Rev. Anthony Obinna, has charged custodians of the traditional institution in the South-east to lend...

Imo PDP women hail Ihedioha’s victory at tribunal

The Women wing of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo, has commended the Gov. Emeka Ihedioha, on his victory at the governorship...

Caritas Nigeria partners Imo to inaugurate HIV Surge Consortium

( ) Caritas Nigeria, an NGO,  on Thursday inaugurated the Imo State HIV Surge Consortium in partnership with the state government. Addressing delegates at the...

Imo government set to take science, technology to next level – Commissioner

Imo government has restated commitment to take the development of science and technology to an unprecedented level in the state. The commissioner for Technology...

Imo government moves to tackle flooding

Imo Government says it is tackling flood in the state by desilting the existing drains and channeling water to appropriate rivers. Mr Ben Ekwueme,...

Imo NDLEA seeks media partnership to fight drug abuse

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Imo has solicited the collaboration of the media in the fight against drug abuse in...

Medical laboratory scientists seek government intervention to healthcare challenges  

The Guild of Medical Laboratory Directors of Nigeria (GMLD) has called on the Federal Government to urgently address challenges confronting the nation’s health sector. Mrs Chioma...

Imo monarchs mourn late Mbaise traditional ruler, Eze Ogugua

The Traditional Rulers Council in Imo has expressed sadness over the death of the traditional ruler of Eziudo, Ezinihite Mbaise LGA, His Imperial Majesty, Eze Desmond...

Ministerial nomination at variance with Not too Young to Run Act,...

Mr Izunna Agwuncha, the Organsing Secretary of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), South-East, says the non-inclusion of youths in President Muhammadu Buhari’s...

Medical lab scientists decry activities of quacks in Imo

The Guild of Medical Laboratory Science Directors (GMLD), Imo chapter, has expressed concern over the infiltration of quacks in the medical laboratory services in...

Absence of prosecutor stalls trial of teenagers who allegedly stole household...

The absence of police prosecutor, Mr Oscar Mbaeri has stalled the trial of two teenagers in an Owerri Family Court on Thursday. Defence counsel, Mr...

NMA urges Imo Govt. to lift embargo on employment 

Imo chapter of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has urged the state government to lift embargo on employment of doctors. The Imo NMA Chairman, Dr Kyrian...

 Family Court orders trial of man who falsified his age in...

An Owerri Family Court on Thursday ordered that  Chiagorom Chidera,  who falsified his age, be tried in a normal court. She adjourned the matter until...

Ihedioha advocates drug-free Nigeria 

Imo Governor, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, on Thursday in Owerri, called for a drug-free Nigeria to ensure the safety of future generations in the country. He...