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Minister of Labour and Empowerment, Dr. Chris Ngige has disclosed that the federal Government is set to hold a meeting with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Dec. 10 to find lasting solutions to issues which led to the ongoing strike embarked upon by the union.

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Imo State Party Chairman of Action Alliance, AA, Hon. Chief Uchendu Tony Ahaneku, (Inine Isu Gburugburu), on Wednesday Dec. 5, 2018, during a press briefing with some selected Imo Journalists at the Imo NUJ secretariat along Owerri/Port Harcourt Road insisted that Hon. Ugwumba Uche Nwosu remains the Imo state authentic governorship candidate of the party in 2019 polls.

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Frankly speaking, I am touched by the growing misconception on Mbaise people which has continued unabated.

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Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in Imo State, Sir Okey Ezeh has said that by being too fixated with the quick revenues coming from the oil sector, successive governments in the State have neglected human capital development. He regretted that Imo's human capital development is in tatters, adding that the biggest asset every society has is in the minds of its people.

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National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) against rigging the 2019 election in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) warning that the electoral umpire will not get away with such act.

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29th May 2015, the very day President Muhammadu Buhari took the oath of office as the President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, he was no longer the property of his home, Daura Emirate Council, Katsina state, in the North-west zone or the entire North. He was elected by the 36 states, 774 Local Government Councils in Nigeria.

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Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge lamented drawing holders Borussia Dortmund in the third round of the German Cup in a repeat of last season's semifinals.

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Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco are well placed to complete in November the five-nation African line-up for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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New Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes sounded confident on Monday that he will be able to turn things around for the German champions following a lacklustre start to the season that led to the sacking of Carlo Ancelotti.

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Organizing Committee of Imo State Football Association has approved the 2017 Sam Okwaraji Imo League Football Competition, powered by Okey - Eze Foundation.

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Management, Staff and Footballers of the Heartland Football Club, HLFC, Owerri Saturday March 25, 2017 through the players of the club assured Imo State people of victory as they began the 2017 Nigerian Premier League tournament.

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Liverpool have effectively been told by Fifa to make up their own minds over whether Cameroon defender Joel Matip can play for them after declining to represent his country in the Africa Cup of Nations.

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Since the party primaries that produced the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari as the Presidential flag-bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Eagle Square in Abuja on October 6, 2018 and former vice president of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as the flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt a day after, I have had a heave of relief and concluded that it is going to be between Buhari and Atiku on February 16, 2019.

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The date was Saturday, June 23, 2018. The venue was the iconic Eagles square, Abuja. The time was about 3.30 pm. The event was the National Convention of the All Progressive Congress. Attendance saw the arena filled to the brim with men and women from all walks of (Nigeria) life. The world press, the Nigeria press, movers and shakers of the Nigerian nation were there. The President, Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces if the Federal Republic of Nigeria was mid way into his key note address.

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Those of us pointing to China and Zambia (Chin-Bian) parasitic or commensalism relationship must watch where the rest of the four fingers are pointing to.

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The past weeks have not brought sweet stories to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Imo State, especially to APGA members from Mbaise Nation.

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Perhaps more than ever before, the entry of Chief Mike Nwachukwu, the Owerri North born politician and community leader into the race for the Imo East Senatorial Seat in 2019, has brought to the fore one major issue in Imo State, yet hitherto not much talked about. Until his declaration of intention to run for that office a couple of weeks ago, it looked as if the entire Imo polity was headed to once again connive at the perennial injustice to the people of the old Owerri Local Government Area (comprising, Owerri North, Owerri West, Owerri Municipal and Ngor Okpala Local Government Areas) in respect of that office.

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The mantra in Imo State is change. And the general perception is a silent consensus that youths should take over the reins of governance of the State in 2019. What were whispered in low tones have become a loud ovation and a general consensus among Imolites. The verdict among the Imo citizenry at the moment is it is time for the Youths to lead Imo.

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