banner ad

Latest News

On Samuelson Iwuoha’s Letter To EFCC On Fraud In IMHA (2)

On Samuelson Iwuoha’s Letter To EFCC On Fraud In IMHA (2)

Let me state it clearly here and now that I am a freelance writer, a public opinion analyst and a scholar. I owe it as a duty to write, to tell the truth and analyze facts. According to Okey Ndibe, “A story that is left unsaid does not forgive the writer”. I write to espouse, […]

Imo 2015: Hon Emeka Ihedioha Breaks Silence & Bares his Fangs

Imo 2015: Hon Emeka Ihedioha Breaks Silence & Bares his Fangs

Hon Emeka Ihedioha, the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the No 6 person in the order of Protocol in Nigeria has revved his political machine in readiness for the epic governorship battle of 2015.While waiting on INEC to flash the Green Light for the commencement of the electioneering proper, Hon Emeka Ihedioha […]

Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Phobia for Prof Protus Uzorma

Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Phobia for Prof Protus Uzorma

Gerald Durrell’s narrator of My Family and Other Stories narrated an experience he had with the magenpines he caught to keep as a pet. By the time the birds grew to full-fledged size, Larry their keeper had become so used to seeing them around that he had forgotten their alleged criminal habits. All the while […]

Governor Okorocha’s visit to Orlu Local Government Area: What they did not tell him

Governor Okorocha’s visit to Orlu Local Government Area: What they did not tell him

Governor Okorocha of Imo State has since embarked on what is described as “Verification Visits” to the 27 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Imo State. According to  impeccable  sources, the  visit is  to  enable  the  governor review  his  achievements  in the  various LGAs  in order  to  ascertain the  way  forward, more so, as  the  electioneering  […]

Politics

On Samuelson Iwuoha’s Letter To EFCC On Fraud In IMHA (1)

On Samuelson Iwuoha’s Letter To EFCC On Fraud In IMHA (1)

In my article published a fortnight ago entitled, “Between Samuelson Iwuoha and IMHA: Who will Bell the Cat?”, I tried to advise Samuelson Iwuoha to stop beating about the bush and reveal what he felt were the wrongs in Imo House of Assembly instead of complaining about the Speaker’s acts of nepotism, which cannot be […]

Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Local Government Area [LGA] tours And Imo State Lawmakers

Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Local Government Area [LGA] tours And Imo State Lawmakers

When the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha commenced the Tour of the twenty seven Local Government Areas in the State with a visit to Ngor Okpala , nobody envisaged that the visits and town Hall meetings with the people would open a can of worm that will remain indelible in minds Imo populace. […]

Between Samuelson Iwuoha and IMHA: Who Will Bell The Cat?

Between Samuelson Iwuoha and IMHA: Who Will Bell The Cat?

Sometimes last year, I did write two open letters to Samuelson Iwuoha because of the way I felt about his appointment as one of the aides of the Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly Rt. Hon Benjamin Uwajumogu. Samuelson Iwuoha is a social crusader; a rugged fighter of political ills and social menace. […]

Imo 2015: I am in the race to give service – Chuka Odom [The Heartlander Interview]

Imo 2015: I am in the race to give service – Chuka Odom [The Heartlander Interview]

Chief Chuka Odom is the former Minister of State for Environment, Housing and Urban Development, Federal Capital Territory (FCT). In this interview with Salvator Amadi and Emeka Ugwu, the Ikeduru born politician spoke on his activities as minister of state, his plans for Imo State if elected governor in 2015 and other sundry issues. Excerpts […]

The Heartlander Interviews

Governor Rochas Okorocha did not make me Mayor of Orlu Zone – Professor Protus Nathan Uzorma [The Heartlander INTERVIEW]

Governor Rochas Okorocha did not make me Mayor of Orlu Zone – Professor Protus Nathan Uzorma [The Heartlander INTERVIEW]

Professor Protus Nathan Uzorma is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State and a political aspirant in the 2015 general election in Nigeria. In this interview, Protus corrects the widespread rumour that Governor Rochas Okorocha recently made him the Mayor of Orlu Zone. You have been sighted for about eleven months […]

Imo 2015: JERRY CHUKWUEKE to fight poverty and unemployment in Imo State [The Heartlander INTERVIEW]

Imo 2015: JERRY CHUKWUEKE to fight poverty and unemployment in Imo State [The Heartlander INTERVIEW]

Chairman/CEO of Germaine Group and economy expert, Chief Jerry Chukwueke, spoke with Amby Uneze on ways to fight alarming poverty and unemployment in Imo State through embrace of the agricultural revolution and other vital strategies Governor Okorocha on Poverty In the last one year, we have worked hard to mobilise our people. Imo people have […]

The New Revenue Sharing Summit: BILIE PRESIDENT- Engineer Amadi BREAKS SILENCE [INTERVIEW]

The New Revenue Sharing Summit: BILIE PRESIDENT- Engineer Amadi BREAKS SILENCE [INTERVIEW]

After 100 Years of the Union, what we need now is a Sovereign National Conference (SNC) and not a new REVENUE SHARING FORMULA … The Revenue Mobilization and Fiscal Allocation Commission(RMFAC) is presently calling for memoranda from Nigerians as an input in the ongoing talks on the emergence of a new revenue sharing formular. The […]

Chief Ralph Uwazuruike now Peace Envoy to FGN says Engr Amadi – President of BILIE

Chief Ralph Uwazuruike now Peace Envoy to FGN says Engr Amadi – President of BILIE

Engineer Amadi Innocent Obinna is President BILIE Human Rights Initiative. In this chat with JOHN MGBE, he bares his mind on the controversial issue of BIAFRA and other critical issues in contemporary Nigerian politics. Please read the excerpts: What is the difference between BILIE Human Rights Initiative and the MASSOB? Well, all of us are […]

Business

Imo Security Network: A Boko Haram In The Making

Imo Security Network: A Boko Haram In The Making

Several media platforms and discussion circles have been awash with the accusation coming from the Imo State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that our Governor, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha is in the scary business of importing some boko haram fighters into the State. We have read and heard about the denials from the […]

N458 MILLION IMO BRIBERY SCAM: Where Gov Okorocha And His Media Aide Got It Wrong

N458 MILLION IMO BRIBERY SCAM: Where Gov Okorocha And His Media Aide Got It Wrong

In the beginning of the controversial =N=458 million bribery saga in Imo State involving the impeached former Imo State Deputy Governor Sir Jude Agbaso, Governor Rochas Okorocha appeared not to be part of the whole drama. I could remember that when the episode started, the Governor once invited Sir Agbaso to his official residence to […]

LIBEL- NZE Ekenulo May Drag ANNOUNCER EXPRESS NEWSPAPER to COURT

LIBEL- NZE Ekenulo May Drag ANNOUNCER EXPRESS NEWSPAPER to COURT

-        DEMANDS RETRACTION AND APOLOGY -       ALSO N100M COMPENSATION A well known social crusader and political activist, Nze Godwin Ebubeagu Ekenulo, is set to sue the Announcer Express Newspaper Organization for libel. In a letter to the management of Announcer Express Organization from TETE Chambers, Nze Ekenulo is demanding a retraction and […]

Rationale Behind House’s Constitution Amendment Voting

Rationale Behind House’s Constitution Amendment Voting

Report By: Emeka Ihedioha, On 24th July, 2013, in a historic voting that lasted up to 10.30pm, the House of Representatives, kept faith with the decisions and wishes of the Nigerian people, which had earlier been expressed during the Peoples’ Public Sessions that took place in the 360 Federal Constituencies of Nigeria, on November 10, 2012; the […]

Events

Governor Okorocha Receives Deeper Life Church GS Pastor W.F. Kumuyi Calls For Partnership [PRESS RELEASE]

Governor Okorocha Receives Deeper Life Church GS Pastor W.F. Kumuyi Calls For Partnership [PRESS RELEASE]

Church leaders in the nation have been commended for their roles in transforming lives of the people and helping to stabilize the government in various states. The Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha made the commendation while interacting with the General Superintendent of Deeper Life Christian Ministry, Pastor W.F. Kumuyi and his team who came […]

Nelson Mandela: The Nigerian Link

Nelson Mandela: The Nigerian Link

It has become a great irony of fate that instead of being the chief mourner as well as the chief celebrant of the life and times of Dr. Nelson Mandela, who departed the world on Thursday, December 5th, 2013, at the ripe age of 95, Nigeria seems to be an onlooker, even as those other […]

Imo Day USA 2013 [POSTER]

Imo Day USA 2013 [POSTER]

Imo day USA 2013 has been scheduled for September 28th, 2013 in the fourth most populous city in the united state of America (Houston,Texas)

Governor Okorocha Swears-In 16 New Permanent Secretaries, Inaugurates Board For IMSUTH

Governor Okorocha Swears-In 16 New Permanent Secretaries, Inaugurates Board For IMSUTH

The Imo state governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has sworn-in 16 newly appointed permanent secretaries for the state civil service. The governor in his remarks charged them to make transparency and accountability their watchword while discharging their duties. He urged them to remain focused, hardworking, and always seek positive ways to enhance productivity in the public […]

Voice of Heartlanders

The South East Social Media Lobby group announces the Findings of visit to Onitsha Port

The South East Social Media Lobby group announces the Findings of visit to Onitsha Port

The South East Social media Lobby group (SESMLG) announces the Findings of their visit/Inspection tour to Onitsha River Port and environs, a delegation of members visited the Port on the 10th 0f April 2014, The South East Social media Lobby group (SESMLG) announces the Findings of their visit/Inspection tour to Onitsha River Port and environs, […]

Imo 2015: Okorocha Camp Jittery Over Ihedioha Likely Emergence as Imo PDP Governorship Candidate

Imo 2015: Okorocha Camp Jittery Over Ihedioha Likely Emergence as Imo PDP Governorship Candidate

- We Are solidly behind you, Imo PDP Leaders assure , Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. It has been reliably gathered that the incumbent Governor of Imo State and other APC leaders in the State are jittery over the likely emergence of the Deputy Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha as […]

Plot to arrest Kenneth Uwadi by Imo State House of Assembly

Plot to arrest Kenneth Uwadi by Imo State House of Assembly

  The Imo State House of Assembly  has once  again showed that  it is diametrically opposed to the democratic and constitutional rights of free speech. I have been informed of a  radio announcement inviting me to appear before the Hon. Ikenna Emeh led House of Assembly Probe Panel on allegations against the Speaker of Imo […]

The difference between Ikedi Ohakim and Rochas Okorocha

The difference between Ikedi Ohakim and Rochas Okorocha

1. While the former did few roads, the later did more roads. 2. While the former was busy traveling from South Africa-London-Paris-Amsterdam-Lagos-Abuja, the later spent more time of his four years in Imo. 3. While the former believed on party structure and political stalwarts to deliver him for 2nd term, the later is depending on […]

Other Recent Posts

Imo 2015: I Will Give Rochas Okorocha a Technical Knockout says Emeka Ihedioha

Imo 2015: I Will Give Rochas Okorocha a Technical Knockout says Emeka Ihedioha

| April 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

….vows to restore the pride of the State. As the race for the Seat of Government of Imo State come 2015, continues to gather momentum, a frontline politician and strongman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha, Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, has vowed to dislodge Governor Rochas Okorocha. The Deputy Speaker stated […]

Continue Reading

FUTO warns host communities over land encroachment

FUTO warns host communities over land encroachment

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Pro Chancellor and Chairman of the governing council of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Imo State, Dr. E.M.I. Enemuo, has  warned host communities of the institution to desist from actions capable of frustrating the growth of the university. Dr Enemuo, who frowned at the incessant encroachment of land belonging to the university […]

Continue Reading

DSS Arrests Reverend Father and Kingpin for Child Trafficking

DSS Arrests Reverend Father and Kingpin for Child Trafficking

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Officials of the State Security Service paraded a Catholic priest and 20 others for their alleged involvement in child theft in Akwa Ibom State on Tuesday. SSS Deputy Director, Fubara Duke, said Rev Okono Joseph of St Peter’s Parish of the Owerri Catholic Diocese in Imo State, was arrested for buying two boys (three and four years) at […]

Continue Reading

Governor Rochas Okorocha Has Changed The Face Of Governance In Imo State – Uwajimogu [PRESS RELEASE]

Governor Rochas Okorocha Has Changed The Face Of Governance In Imo State – Uwajimogu [PRESS RELEASE]

| April 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Benjamin Uwajumogu, has stated that the administration of Governor Rochas Okorocha in the state has finally changed the face of governance in the state, owing to his people Oriented developmental blue-print. Hon. Uwajumogu, stated this at the Ihitte/Uboma Council Headquarters, Isinweke, during an interactive session with […]

Continue Reading

4 Female Students of  Ikperejere Secondary School in Ihitte/Uboma LGA of  Imo State arrested over cultism

4 Female Students of Ikperejere Secondary School in Ihitte/Uboma LGA of Imo State arrested over cultism

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four female students of Ikperejere Secondary School in Ihitte/Uboma Local Government Area of Imo State have been arrested over cult activities. The students whose identities were not disclosed were allegedly arrested during an initiation ceremony within the school premises. The state Commissioner for Education, Dr. Uche Ejiogu, disclosed this at the weekend during the Inter […]

Continue Reading

Chief Chidi Felix Idiga [JAFAC] Dumps APC For PDP

Chief Chidi Felix Idiga [JAFAC] Dumps APC For PDP

| April 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

Barely five months after joining Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha, to the All Progressives Congress, APC, a frontline senatorial aspirant for Orlu Zone and renowned philanthropist, Chief Chidi Felix Idiga, popularly known as Jafac has jettisoned his political romance with the governor and his party only to join the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. […]

Continue Reading

Imo State Government makes U-turn on Hospital Concession Plans

Imo State Government makes U-turn on Hospital Concession Plans

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Imo State Government on Tuesday said it had suspended the plans to concession its public hospitals. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr Jonny Ihebereme, said this at the Annual Health Week seminar organised by the Medical and Health Workers Union in Owerri. Ihebereme said Gov. Rochas Okorocha suspended the plans following a technical […]

Continue Reading

As Governor Okorocha visits Orlu LGA: a Memo to the T.C.Chairman & the Mayor of Orlu

As Governor Okorocha visits Orlu LGA: a Memo to the T.C.Chairman & the Mayor of Orlu

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Information has just been passed to me that Governor Okorocha of Imo State will pay a working visit to Orlu Local Government Area on Saturday,22nd March. In view of the fact that such visits will always be hijacked by professional praise singers, hero worshippers and all manner of politicians, I have decided to present this […]

Continue Reading

Do We Deserve To Be Happy in Imo State?

Do We Deserve To Be Happy in Imo State?

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Happiness is a great love and much service” noted a philosopher. Happiness consists in activity. Such is the constitution of human nature. It is a running stream, and not a stagnant pool. Happiness is where you find it! Is in you, but outside you, yet truly from you and attracting the you in others and […]

Continue Reading

banner ad