The Imo State Government on Sunday led operatives of the Nigeria Police to arrest Senator Rochas Okorocha who was a former Governor of Imo State.
The arrest came after the senator led armed thugs to invade his wife’s property sized by the Imo State Government.
The State Government had seized Royal Palm Estate, a property located along Akachi road in Owerri, allegedly belonging to the wife of Senator Okorocha.
The senator had in anger led his thugs and forced his way into the property, destroying vehicles and injuring security guards in the process.
Shortly after, two aides of Governor Hope Uzodinma identified as Chinasa Nwaneri and Eric Nwakwe, arrived the place with police operatives who arrested Okorocha after apparently overpowering his men.
The police also arrested Ijeoma Igboanusi, a deputy chief of staff when Okorocha was governor, and Lasbrey Okafor-Anyanwu.who was a Commissioner in Okorocha’s government.
Ibrahim Kenneth Suleiman is the Chief Political Editor at Naija Buzz News Network. He is a graduate of political science from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State. He specializes in preparing/approving of political news contents before publication. He currently heads Naija Buzz News team of political correspondents. From Nasarawa State, North-Central Nigeria, Ibrahim is a strong supporter of Manchester United Football Club England.