The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha and his son-in-law, has been warned by the Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Elders Committee in the state against calling for the hands of the presidency and the judiciary into the electoral matter in the state.
The statement was made in respect to Mgbewelu’s reaction to the claims by Okorocha and Nwosu’s camp.
In his statement he said, “The Okorocha and Nwosu’s camp are spreading the vile claims that they are working in cohorts with the presidency.”
“And that the presidency has intervened on their behalf, by directing the judiciary to award Okorocha the Imo West Senatorial ticket, whatever the circumstances“.
He stated that the claims are bringing the presidency and the judiciary into the electoral disrepute.
“The fear of a rigged judiciary is overheating the Imo polity,”.
He too the opportunity to challenge the Presidency to stay away from the Okorocha-Nwosu desperation to upturn the law and institute “the rule of self interest.’’