A 42-year-old man, recognized as Nnamdi Okafor from Amanachi group within the Orsu Native Authorities Space of Imo state, has been arrested by safety operatives for allegedly sponsoring the current lethal assaults within the state.
In among the assaults, policemen, police stations and different authorities services, together with the Owerri Correctional Centre, have been focused.
The nation residence of the state governor, Hope Uzodinma, was additionally lately attacked by gunmen who killed two safety guards connected to the governor and burnt the constructing.
Based on Vanguard, Okafor was arrested at Aboha-Ohi round Lifeline Meeting, Owerri/Orlu Highway in Imo state.
It was learnt that safety operatives had been watching Okafor for a while earlier than his arrest.
The suspect was additionally recognized as a director of Pecubel Resort within the state.
A supply instructed Vanguard: “Nnamdi Okafor is from Amanachi group in Orsu Native Authorities Space of Imo state, he was arrested in April, round Lifeline Meeting in Aboha-Ohi alongside Owerri /Orlu Eoad in Imo.
“Okafor, male, 42 years. He’s the director of 1 Pecubel Resort and has a pharmaceutical outlet in Lagos. He was arrested in reference to sponsoring /financing of the so-called unknown gunmen terrorising Imo state,” the supply stated.
The paper additionally stated some others had been arrested in connection to the lethal assaults in Imo with one of many ring leaders’ identify given as Izuchukwu Ohaeri.
He was stated to be 31 years and from Isiwenke, Amakohia within the Ihitte Uboma Native Authorities Space of Imo state.
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