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Ihedioha gives Okorocha 24hours to hand over to him

Ihedioha gives Okorocha 24hours to hand over to him - the former, Okorocha, Imo state, Ihedioha, hand

The much-anticipated battle between governor, Emeka , and his predecessor, Rochas , which has been going on at the periphery is about to blow out into a real war.
Signal to its blast-off came on Monday, when ordered governor to come with a proper handover on or before the midnight of Tuesday, June 4, a period of just 24 hours.
Ihedioha, who complained of lack of materials to work with, as he had been kept in the dark about government documents and properties, however, did not disclose the steps he would take if his directive is not carried out.
The development is a further escalation of hostilities which have seen some ugly moves in the state, since the new government of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), took over from the All Progressives Congress (APC), last Wednesday.
A day after, part of the Akachi Towers, built by , was demolished by some people believed to have been sent by Ihedioha, though the governor, later denied culpability in the incident.
On his own part, there was a report that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had arrested Okorocha, his wife and some members of his family, which was similarly denied by both the anti-graft agency and the ex-governor.
However, on the heels of the report and denial, there was another report that some unknown gunmen invaded Okorocha’s country home and ransacked his bedroom, in an operation, he alleged was an assassination attempt, followed by governor’s further allegation that some gunmen, this time, allegedly sent by the new government visited his (Okorocha’s) radio station in the state and ordered its shortdown or face demolition.
Giving the order for proper handover, Ihedioha, at the Government House in Owerri, on Monday, during the swearing into office of the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Uche Onyeaguocha and Chief of Staff, Chris Okewulonu, directed the Permanent Secretary, and Head of Service, under Okorocha, to quickly prepare all the necessary documents and them over to the SSG, and Chief of Staff, before Wednesday morning.
Lamenting that he had nothing to work with, the governor who said that he was standing on the mandate of Imo people for whom he had vowed to give the best, saying those who doubted the level of decay were free to visit the Imo Government House for verification.
His words: “I direct Head of Service and Permanent Secretary, to ensure a complete handover of all government properties, the last administration utilised on behalf of Imo people to SSG and Chief of Staff of government. I want the process to be completed by midnight tomorrow.
“I spoke to Imo people that we will start work we will resume work. We will give no excuses of not performing. We will give dividend of democracy irrespective of the status of the state of facilities I inherited.
“The government that ended was not prepared to handover or ready to receive us. I thank Imo people for receiving us and we shall serve the state with the fear of God.”

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