The purported plans to recall the Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District on the Nationwide Meeting, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has continued to generate controversy between the supporters of the previous governor and people of the state governor, Hope Uzodinma.
A political group, Orlu Political Consultative Meeting (OPOCA) alleged to be affiliated to Senator Hope Uzodinma, had initiated a authorized course of to recall the Senator on grounds of incompetence.
However one other pro-Okorocha ladies group from the zone, the Affiliation of Orlu Ladies for Good Governance (AOWGG), accused the Uzodinma-led authorities of getting earmarked over N1 billion for the recall course of, advising the Governor to desist from such unwarranted expenditure of Imo process payers cash.
DAILY POST reviews that the ladies’s group led by its Nationwide President, Mrs Bailia Chibuike suggested Governor Uzodinma to face governance and cease chasing shadows.
A press release she signed described the transfer as disgraceful to the folks of the Orlu zone.
She stated, “the state authorities ought to take again the N1bn reported to have been given to OPOCA for the stated recall and use it to pay salaries of employees and pensioners.
In the meantime, the Senior Particular Assistant to the Governor of Imo state on Print Media, Modestus Nwamkpa, in an interview stated the OPOCA group will not be going again on its deliberate transfer to convey again Senator Rochas.
The SSA who doubles because the Nationwide director (Publicity) of the group added that the Senator had did not signify the zone effectively on the Nationwide Meeting.
He stated, ” Okorocha was fallacious to have launched a marketing campaign of calumny towards Governor Uzodinma who can be from Orlu zone.
“It’s stated that ‘he who obstructs the peace of the beehive ought to endure the pains of the bees’ stings’. The previous Governor has crossed the crimson line and have to be introduced again dwelling.”
In the meantime, youths working beneath the aegis of the Imo West Youths for Good Governance (IWYGG) have demanded that the Particular Adviser to Governor Hope Uzodinma on Particular Duties, Chinasa Nwaneri and his Youths Affairs counterpart, Eric Uwakwe be sacked for allegedly main thugs to assault a serving Senator.
The Board of Trustees Chairman of the group, Prince Knowledge Nwauwa, in a press launch, requested the Governor handy the 2 aides to the police for prosecution.
He stated, “the latest assault on Okorocha who’s a serving Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, was one other unhappy commentary on Nigeria’s democracy.”