•It’s not true, says Imo govt
A former governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has accused his successor, Hope Uzodinma, of clamping down on his supporters for no simply trigger.
Okorocha, levelled the allegations in an announcement signed by his Spokesperson, Sam Onwuemeodo, in Owerri, on Tuesday.
He alleged that Governor Uzodinma was desperately searching for to hyperlink him with the insecurity within the state, therefore the assault on his supporters and associates.
The assertion learn partially, “That is to tell most of the people that the Authorities in Imo State, led by Governor Hope Uzodinma, has begun the indiscriminate arrest of Senator Rochas Okorocha’s political associates within the state, utilizing the Anti-kidnapping Squad within the police headquarters.
“The federal government has drafted an inventory of Okorocha’s political relations and has written petitions towards these on the checklist, claiming that, ‘they’re these serving to to disorganize the state authorities. We’re but to know or to be advised, what serving to to disorganize the state authorities is all about.”
When contacted, the Imo State Commissioner for info and Technique, Declan Emelumba, described Okorocha as “a perennial liar.”
Emelumba, mentioned, “ Okorocha is a perennial liar. Is Imo state authorities the police? It’s not true that the petition was written by Imo state authorities. Any of them who was invited by the police ought to reply them. What’s the involvement of Imo state authorities? Is Imo state authorities the police?”
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