At least 10 families residing at Trinity street in Akwakuma community, Owerri North Local Government Area, Imo State, are reportedly trapped in their homes after a heavy downpour caused a landslide in the community. Channels TV reports that the landslide resulted in a wide gully erosion site after it rained […]

Two candidates have emerged as winners in the All Progressives Congress (APC) Primary election for the Imo North Senatorial District by-election. The elections conducted by two factions of the party were across the six local government areas and 64 wards, through the direct mode of primaries on Thursday. The parallel […]

There was tragedy on Owerri-Onitsha Road in Owerri, Imo state, on Friday, as a tanker laden with petrol exploded and killed two persons. The incident which happened at Irete caused panic in the area. Our correspondent who visited the scene around noon was told that the driver of the tanker […]


A former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Charles Ugwu has emerged the Imo State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Saturday state Congress held at Kanu Nwankwo Soccer Centre, Owerri, the state capital. It was reported that the former state Acting chairman of the party, Martins Ejiogu […]

Some retirees, on Tuesday, took to the streets of Owerri in protest against the Imo State Government’s inability to pay them their pensions and gratuities since February. Displaying placards with various inscriptions on their plight, the retirees accused the Governor Hope Uzodinma administration of insensitivity. The pensioners, who attempted to […]