Just in Imo State Magistrate Court Set Ablaze By Irate Youths
Breaking News: Irate Youths believed to be loyal to governor Rochas Okorocha have Set Imo Magistrates’ Court On Fire
There is pandemonium at the Magistrates’ Court in Orlu, Imo State, as youths numbering above 15 set the court building on fire.
This coming as a result of disagreement beween two major political stakeholders in the area. Recall that there has been serious political power tussle which led to the factionization of APC in Imo State.
Our correspondent gathered that the fire destroyed all the documents in the court before it could be quenched. The Magistrates’ Court is on the premises of Orlu High court.
The Police spokesperson in the state, Andrew Enwerem, who confirmed the incident to our correspondent in a telephone conversation, said that it was a case of suspected arson. Enwerem said that the Commissioner of Police, Daduki Galadanchi, had mandated the Area Commander in charge of Orlu zone to commence full investigations into the matter.