Supporters of Senator Rochas Okorocha have been urged to resist further attacks from the Imo state government. Okorocha who gave this call, said he would no longer tolerate unwarranted assaults on his person and relatives, The Nation reports.
The former governor disclosed this when he addressed a crowd at the headquarters of the Uche Nwosu Campaign Organisation in Owerri. He said he has returned to the state to protect his people from government agents who have launched a war on his followers and legacies.
“I will no longer tolerate attacks from Governor Emeka Ihedioha. I am urging my supporters to rise up and resist further attacks from the government; nobody should intimidate you, Imo belongs to all of us.
They have brought back impunity to Imo state, kidnapping has returned, the state is no longer safe but let not your hearts fail because Ihedioha’s stay in power will be for a little while,” he said.
The former governor warned that his silence should not be taken for granted, adding that Nigeria is a country that is governed by rules and not emotions adding that if the government has anything against him, it should follow the law.