The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has drawn the battle line with the Catholic Church, and Archbishop of Owerri Diocese, Most Reverend Anthony Obinna.
Okorocha vowed not to succumb to blackmail, ahead of the 2019 Governorship election in the State, but to fight on.
Okorocha’s position was in response to a recent allegation that some supporters of Okorocha physically attacked Obinna during a funeral mass in Owerri.
Liaison Officer in Imo State Liaison Office, Abuja, Dr. Edward Ihejirika, and the Governor’s Aide on Electoral Matters, Steve Asimobi, who addressed a Press Conference, in Abuja, accused Archbishop Obinna of blackmail and intimidation, with the intention to play a prominent role in the choice of Okorocha’s successor.
Okorocha warns that the bishop and the catholic church should stay clear of Imo state politics or else he will crush anybody that stands on his way. Click below to continue….