Okorcha Wields The Big Stick, Fires 13 Commissioners, SSAs

By Akinwale Kasali Prior to the forthcoming general polls, Governor of Imo State, Rochas Owelle Okorcha, has fired 13 commissioners and his Seniro Special Advisers, SSAs. The sacking tsunami saw the secretary to the state government, George Eche, his chief of staff, Uche Nwosu, deputy chief of staff, Kingsley Uju, and his principal secretary, Paschal Obi. Others affected by the development are Emma Ojinero, Commissioner for Trade, Investment and Commerce, Prof. Nnamdi Obiaraeri, Information commissioner, Ngozi Njoku, Commissioner for Gender and Social Development. Joy Mbawuike, Commissioner for Market Development, Obinna…

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APC Cautions Okorocha Over Attack On Party

By Akinwale Kasali Governor Rochas Owelle Okorocha is presently swimming in trouble waters with the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress over several verbal attacks on party leaders. Okorocha, who was once the ‘beautiful bride’ and a party faithful of the ruling party few years back. But, Okorocha is presently on the bad books of the party as he has began ruffling feathers with the powers that be in the party. The party advised the governor to work with the party leadership in his state instead of making…

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