A heavy rain fall in Owerri, Imo State destroyed a lot buildings, pull down fences and roofs of many buildings at Umuanunu, Obinze, Owerri West Local Government Area and around Federal University of Technology, Owerri and Mami Obinze Army barracks.
The Imo state Governor Senator Hope Uzodimma has expressed reservation that such a level of attack could be allowed to happen in the state police headquarters and attackers allowed to operate freely and go scotch free.
Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has threatened to sue and prosecute any group of protesters in the state who were being used by those benefitting from the ghost workers syndrome to stage protests.
The joint council of Igbo Bishops, comprising Bishops in the South-east and parts of the South-south have called on governors of South-East states to come together and set up a well-mobilized security outfit for the zone.
Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has tasked the National Assembly Committee on Oil and Gas to enact a law to get 20% of Nigeria's crude extract locally refined to meet local needs, create a value chain and employment for youths.
The former Speaker, Imo State House Of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Amaechi Nwoha has chided the former governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for resorting to self-help, describing the incident as unfortunate.