Rochas Okorocha
Rochas Okorocha

Celebrating Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha!

Yvonne Williams

Joining King Sunny Ade on the birthday cruise is the executive governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha as he turns 54.

Governor Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha, a native of Ogboko, Imo State, was born September 22, 1962.

He had his early education at Juladaco High School, Jos  and later proceeded to the University of Jos where he obtained a diploma in Public Administration. Afterwards, he obtained advanced Diploma in Public Administration.

Rochas Okorocha joined politics in 1999, and contested for the position of governor in Imo state, but was unsuccessful. However, in the year 2011, Rochas Okorocha re-contested for the same position and came out successful under the platform of All Progressive Grand Alliance(APGA) .

He won the 6 May 2011 gubernatorial election in Imo State and was reelected for his second term on April 11, 2015.

Prior to being governor, Okorocha was a Commissioner of the Federal Character Commission.

He is the President/Founder of Rochas Foundation Inc, President of Rochas Group of Companies Limited, Pro Chancellor of African Business School and Former Chairman of Board of Nigerian Air.

Rochas Okorocha is passionate towards free education for children and supporting the Buhari led administration to achieve greater heights.

Here’s wishing governor Rochas Okorocha a happy 54th birthday!

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