Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha (b. 22 September 1962) is a Nigerian politician from Imo state, Nigeria who won the 6 May 2011 gubernatorial election in Imo state. He ran on the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) platform.
05.11.2012 [Agencia Fides] - El Cardenal llegará a Owerri el martes 6 de noviembre y su primer encuentro lo tendrá con el Gobernador del Imo State, Rochas Okorocha. Al día siguiente, 7 de noviembre, el Prefecto del Dicasterio Misionero se reunirá con los Obispos de la Provincia
08.10.2012 [THISDAY Live] - Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State says he is on a mission to ensure that the five South-east states are governed by the All Progressives Grand Alliance by 2015, just as the Action Congress of Nigeria holds way in the South-west. Okorocha denied
27.09.2012 [Daily Times Nigeria] - Article | September 27, 2012 - 7:06am | By Iferi Etuk. Aminu Tambuwal , the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has jabbed governors' usurping of local government powers as “lawlessness”, singling out Imo state's Rochas Okorocha for stern criticism.
12.09.2012 [Daily Times Nigeria] - A recent documentary on Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State by the African Independent Television showed that many indigenes of the state have returned from their various stations to join hands in the development of the state due to the enormous
26.09.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, Tuesday took a swipe at Nigeria's version of democracy, and described it as 'democracy of the clique'. Okorocha, while calling for the redefinition of the nation's democracy framework in order for it to cater for
30.08.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - Rochas Okorocha. Some residents who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in separate interviews expressed the belief that the move was timely and important. Others were, however, of the view that the resolution would not be in the interest of
The Chairman of the Progressive Governors' Forum and Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha has said that President Muhammadu Buhari's declaration for second term will silence the 'noise' of the opposition parties. Okorocha also described the President's declaration as a "patriotic response to the clarion call of ...
15.10.2012 [CHANNELS] - Tags. AfricaBest Mbanasochannels televisionChannels TVGov. Rochas OkorochaImo StateJTFNigeriaOwerri. The Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has banned all street and roadside trading within the Owerri metropolis. While on a scheduled inspection
09.10.2012 [Nehanda Radio] - PM Tsvangirai with Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan. He is a guest of the governor of the State of Imo, Owelle Rochas Okorocha. A governor since May 2011, Okorocha is the head of the executive arm of the Imo government and is a unique Nigerian
23.10.2012 [CHANNELS] - Mike Toure (Rtd), Da Jacob Gwang Buba, Gbong Gwon Jos, Professor Attahiru Jega and Governor Rochas Okorocha as chief host. Omeri in his speech, noted that the programme is conceived as part of the agency's mandate to promote value orientation
11.10.2012 [Nigeria Master Web (blog)] - Chief Rochas Okorocha called a meeting at Government House, Owerri in early September 2012 to settle the rift but the two parties stuck to their guns. Three days later he paid an unscheduled visit to Ohaneze Headquarters but met a disillusioned workforce.
06.11.2012 [www.zenit.org] - November, in Owerri ankommen und dort zunächst dem Gouverneur des Staates Imo, Rochas Okorocha, einen Höflichkeitsbesuch abstatten. Am darauf folgenden Tag, den 7. November, wird der Präfekt der Kongregation für die Evangelisierung der Völker