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Arrest Senator Rochas Okorocha now or release Joshua Dariye and ex-governor Jolly Nyame -Northern group demands

Some concerned northerners on Friday in Kaduna asked the regime of the President, Muhammadu Buhari, to arrest a former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, or release ex-governors Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame in Correctional Centres over corruption charges. The group under the aegis of Concerned Northern Forum, a coalition of other organizations, also asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to commence the prosecution of the former governor over alleged corruption. One of the leaders of the forum, and National President, Northern Nigeria Youth Forum, Alhaji Abdulsalam Kazeem, at a press conference held at the Arewa House, Kaduna, noted that they are bothered on what’s happening in Imo State because northerners are also residing in the state. The text of the press conference which was titled ‘Embezzlement of public funds: Arrest Senator Rochas Okorocha now or release Joshua Dariye and ex-governor Jolly Nyame.’ Attendees are Alhaji Kabiru Soba, President Arewa Yout

Imo: Plans are in Top Gear for Arise Africa Achievers Award 2020

The Publisher Arise Africa Magazine, Mr Ikechukwu Anyanwu revealed that plans are already in top gear for the Arise Africa Achievers Award being organized by Arise Africa Magazine

The all-important event will take place at Owerri capital on Saturday, July 25th-26th 2020 and the Governor will also double as an Award Recipient and Special Guest of Honour.

His Excellency Distinguished Sen. Hope Uzodimma was nominated by well meaning Nigerians to receive Award at Arise Africa Achieves Award organized by popular online media, Arise Africa Magazine

During a visit to Government house on Tuesday 14th July 2020 to inform the Governor about the nomination, the team led by the Chairman Online Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria (OMPAN) Imo State and  Publisher of Arise Africa, was well received by the Special Adviser on Electronic and New Media to the Governor, Hon Mrs Nneamaka Okafor.

Mrs Okafor who was nominated  for Excellence In Public Service Award, thanked Imolites for  nominating her

She also took time to share with the group on activities of the Prosperity Government especially in massive human capital development and youth development, attraction of global and local resources. Unleashing excellence in governance leading to a quality, productive, robust and thriving economy

She noted that the  Government is passionate about wealth creation for all Imo people

Arise Africa Founder in his remarks noted that a world-class Imo state filled with endless possibilities is achievable.

He extolled  the visionary leadership of His Excellency Distinguished Sen Hope Uzodinmma and commended him for appointing worthy sons and daughters of Imo into his Government.

He congratulated the Chief of Staff, Imo Government House, Sir Barr Nnamdi Anyaehie, Hon Barr COC Akaolisa,
 Hon (Amb) Dr Fabian Ihekweme, Hon Prof Ikegwuoha, Rt.Hon Goodluck Opiah, Hon Engr Ikpaemezie Innocent, Hon Eric Uwakwe, Hon Mrs Chika Ibekwe, Hon Christina Ude, Hon Ugochukwu Nzekwe, Hon Nobel Atulegu, Hon Chinonye Agogbuo and Hon Bobby Michaels who were equally nominated for Awards

We are not surprised at the nomination because in human capital development and philanthropy, Governor Hope Uzodimma's name is already written in gold as he has touched so many lives positively and it is a well known fact that anyone that comes in contact with him has always a great testimony to give about him.