The Imo State Government has denied information of the alleged arrest of the safety officers hooked up to Governor Hope Uzodimma.
A press assertion launched by the state authorities’s Chief Press Secretary and Media Adviser to the Governor, Oguwike Nwachukwu, acknowledged that information of the alleged arrest is a “plot by those believed to be fueling insecurity, particularly kidnapping, banditry, arson and cannibalism in Imo State ahead of January 4, 2022 Imo Stakeholders meeting.”
Read the assertion beneath…
Plot by these believed to be fueling insecurity, significantly kidnapping, banditry, arson and cannibalism in Imo State forward of January 4, 2022 Imo Stakeholders assembly bought to a head on Monday with false information of the alleged arrest of the safety officers hooked up to Governor Hope Uzodimma.
Governor Uzodimma, it’s believed, will use the Stakeholders assembly to reveal the identities of these behind insecurity and different types of criminality in Imo State. This has prompted Imo residents to develop into extra curious to find the identities of these undermining their peace and prosperity. Thus, the present media frenzy by each Rochas Okorocha and Uche Nwosu seems to be strengthening the notion of their culpability.
To discredit the federal government and undermine the peace which the Governor has achieved to date, as was evident within the giant variety of Imo individuals who got here again house from around the globe for Christmas and New Year festivities, the duo have resorted to publishing falsehood but once more about safety officers within the State Government House.
Their declare of the arrest and detention of a sure Shaba, whom they falsely allege to be the CSO to the Imo State Governor is unusual because the Governor’s CSO just isn’t recognized by the title of Shaba each formally and in any other case. In addition, no safety officer within the Governor’s safety staff was both arrested or is at the moment unaccounted for. As such, your complete story can greatest be described as a poorly scripted fabrication aimed toward deceptive the unsuspecting public.
For the avoidance of doubt, Okorocha and Nwosu have been particularly talked about by suspects who’re within the custody of safety brokers, as being sponsors of kidnapping and banditry in Imo State, utilizing their relationship with former ex-militants to perpetrate the crimes.
Rather than clear their names, they seem bent on utilizing each overt and covert means to blackmail the Police High Command, which legitimately arrested Uche Nwosu. They are additionally actively in search of to dent the picture of the positive safety officers hooked up to the Governor of Imo State.
The public have to be knowledgeable that your complete report is fake and a failed try to frustrate the Imo Stakeholders assembly happening on Tuesday.
The mass of Imo People, who’re undoubtedly peaceable and enjoyable loving are enjoined to discountenance the serial falsehood that proceed to be churned out by the embattled duo. The focus and path of the Gov. Uzodimma led authorities, it have to be emphasised, will proceed to be in regards to the wellbeing of the folks of the State, it doesn’t matter what it takes.