Imo: I won’t tolerate any more protests – Uzodinma Declares
Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma, has declared that there is enough of protest by individuals and groups of people in the state, saying his administration will deal with anyone caught in the act.
Recall that there were series of protests that greeted the removal of Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of the state by the Supreme Court.
Thee governor also said that he had tolerated enough destabilization from some disgruntled elements in the state.
The governor reassured Imo citizens that his administration is for peace and service, ready to provide equal opportunities for the overall development of the state and her citizens regardless of cadre and status as the government would not condone any act of marginalization or unruly attitude.
He also assured the persons living with disabilities that they would not be marginalized against.
According to him, “My government will do all within the ambits of the law to maintain peace and order; those who are engaging in these incessant protests must stop forthwith.
“I took an oath to maintain peace and protect the lives and property of the citizens, I will not fail to deal with any group causing breach of the peace in the state.
“Whatever anybody can do I’m sure you can do it, you’ll be given equal opportunities; so I implore you to go on and be happy because this is your government.”