Okorocha orders new chairmen to reside at council headquarters

Gov Rochas Okorocha. Photo credit: Twitter The newly elected chairmen of the 27 local councils in Imo State were sworn-in yesterday at the Sam Mbakwe Expanded Executive Council Chambers, Government House, Owerri. Governor Rochas Okorocha, however, directed them to reside at their respective council headquarters or face impeachment. A representative of the Chief Judge, Paschal […]

Communities reject oil firms’ refusal to relocate headquaters to Niger Delta

A Niger Delta community Communities in the Niger Delta have insisted that international oil companies (IOCs) must relocate their headquarters to the region given the magnitude of their projects and the environmental challenges their operations pose to the people. The leaders of the communities, who spoke to The Guardian yesterday, maintained that it was only […]