Imo: Hope Uzodinma dissolves cabinet

January 16, 2024 Blueprint News 0

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State Tuesday evening, dissolved the State Executive Council. Those affected included Secretary to the State Government, Commissioners, Special Advisers and Senior Special Advisers, Chief of Staff, and the Chief Press Secretary. While dissolving the cabinet, Uzodinma thanked his former appointees for their contributions towards the success of his administration during his first term in office. Read More

Imo: Hope Uzodinma sworn-in for second term as governor

January 15, 2024 Blueprint News 0

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has been sworn-in for a second term in office on Monday afternoon. Uzodinma took the oath of office at about 3:23pm, to commence his second tenure in office, at the Dan Anyiam Stadium Owerri, the state capital. Earlier, Lady Chinyere Ekomaru took her oath of office as the deputy governor of Imo State. The Read More

Happening now: Tinubu in Owerri for Hope Uzodinma’s second term inauguration as Imo governor

January 15, 2024 Blueprint News 0

President Bola Tinubu has now arrived Owerri, Imo state capital, to witness the inauguration of Governor Hope Uzodinma for a second term. Blueprint reports that Tinubu left for the event after the celebration of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Abuja. The inauguration is billed for the Dan Anyiam Stadium, in Owerri. The President will, during his visit to the Read More

Uzodinma sacks commissioner, special adviser

November 23, 2023 Admin III 0

Imo state Governor, Hope Uzodimma, Thursday, sacked two of his appointees, Commissioner for Lands, Survey and Physical Planning, Noble Atulegwu, and the Special Adviser/General Manager of Imo Housing Corporation, Mbakwe Obi. This was confirmed to newsmen in Owerri, in a statement by the Secretary to the Government of Imo state, Cosmos Iwu. According to the statement, “The Governor of Imo Read More

Imo: Uzodinma extends teachers’ retirement age

November 23, 2023 Admin III 0

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has signed into law a bill that extends the retirement age for teachers employed by the state government to 65 years or 40 years of service, whichever comes first. Uzodinma signed the bill into law on Wednesday and commended the state House of Assembly for its wisdom in passing the legislation. He said the Read More

Breaking: Few days after re-election, Diri, Uzodinma get INEC’s certificates of return

November 17, 2023 Admin III 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), has issued a certificate of return to the Bayelsa State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Douye Diri. Diri won the state governorship election conducted on November 11. The Bayelsa State deputy governor and Diri’s running mate, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, also received his certificate of return. The INEC national commissioner supervising Akwa Ibom, Read More

Breaking: With 540,308 votes, INEC declares Uzodinma winner of Imo 2023 governorship election

November 12, 2023 Admin III 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Hope Uzodimma, winner of the Saturday November 11, 2023 governorship election. According to the INEC’s state collation and returning officer, Abayomi Fasina, Uzodimma polled 540,308 The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Samuel Anyanwu, who came second polled the total Read More

Breaking: Hope Uzodinma wins all LGAs in 2023 Imo governorship election *See full results

November 12, 2023 Admin III 0

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Saturday Imo gubernatorial election and incumbent Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has won all the 27 local government area results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Following the end of election on Saturday, collation of results started around 02:30am on Sunday at the state collation centre in Owerri, the Read More

Breaking [ #ImoDecides2023 ]: Uzodinma leads with wide margin

November 12, 2023 Admin III 0

Imo state governor and the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hope Uzodimma, is leading in the 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs) so far announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission day after the governorship election in the state. According to INEC, Uzodimma has scored a total of 429, 518 votes across the 20 out of 27 LGAs as Read More