Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma, has alleged that the assaults within the state on Easter Monday had been sponsored by aggrieved politicians.
The governor stated this Wednesday night, April 7, whereas showing on Channels Tv’s ‘Politics Right now’.
On Monday, April 5, gunmen attacked the Owerri Correctional Jail and set inmates free. The gunmen additionally set fireplace to the Imo State Police Command headquarters in Owerri and in addition burnt autos parked on the command headquarters.
Members of the Japanese Safety Community had been accused of being the masterminds behind the assaults, however the group, led by Nnamdi Kanu, denied this.
Governor Hope Uzodinma has now stated that “a gaggle of aggrieved politicians” sponsored the assaults “to destabilise the federal government of APC”.
Uzodinma stated: “Their (techniques is that they attempt to determine grievances of individuals in a specific space. Whether it is in Imo State and doubtless there are some IPOB people who find themselves not comfortable, they rent hoodlums from exterior Imo State, they carry them in pretending to be IPOB they usually commit these crimes they usually go away.
“So, it’s not about IPOB. Sure, we agree, we have now aggrieved IPOB members however I can inform you those that are doing this destruction, most of them had been introduced in from exterior Imo State.
“What’s vital for Nigerians to know is the plot by a gaggle of aggrieved politicians to destabilise the federal government of APC.
“I’ve completed some thorough investigation and I’ve some credible lead as to those that are sponsoring these actions of those hoodlums.
“I don’t wish to pre-empt the investigations of different safety businesses however I can inform you we’re working onerous to make sure the sponsors of this dastardly acts have to be dropped at e-book.”
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