December 1, 2022



2023: INEC clears Imo Speaker, deputy, NUJ chair


Speaker of Imo State Home of Meeting, Rt. Hon. Kennedy Ibeh, representing Obowo State constituency has been cleared by the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) to run for the 2023 State Home of Meeting election in Imo State.

With this improvement, Ibeh shall be contesting for a seat within the State Home of Meeting for the third time period, having efficiently represented his constituency for the second time which is able to finish in 2023.

Different candidates whose names had been revealed on the INEC discover board to run for the election embody the deputy speaker, Hon. Amarachi Chyna Iwuanyanwu, representing Nwangele State constituency and who shall be aiming for his second time period within the Meeting;  the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Imo State chapter, Comrade Treasured Nwadike, who shall be aiming to symbolize Orlu State constituency for the primary time.

It’s worthy to notice that Comrade Nwadike was within the Folks’s Democratic Social gathering (PDP) some months in the past, however needed to transfer into Labour Social gathering when he found that the principle opposition occasion had concluded plans to offer return/computerized tickets to seven members of the Imo State Home of Meeting who had been being sidelined by the All Progressives Congress (APC) management within the Home due to their opposition stance.

Incumbent lawmakers like Chigozie Nwaneri, Okey Onyekanma, Paschal Okolie, Anayo Onyemaechi, and so forth had been additionally cleared by the electoral physique. 

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