Factsheet on Imo Demolitions

   Date Demolitions  | Government Justification |Consequences 2012-2016 Beginning from 2012, an unceasing string of demolition exercises has raged through the State in the name of urban renewal. In a number of press statements, Imo State Government has said the demolition exercises form part of its urban renewal efforts to make Owerri a modern city…

Senior citizens facing eviction at Alvan Staff Quarters!

Spaces for Change, the children and friends of AICE pensioners are deeply concerned about the continuing intimidation, land-grabbing, eviction threats and more particularly, the February 15, 2016 scheduled demolition of Shell Camp, Alvan Staff Quarters, Owerri ordered by Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha.  Alvan Staff Quarters is home to the retired lecturers, professors and administrators…