Men of the Nigerian Police Force have arrested former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha for allegedly destroying government and security vehicles.
He was also alleged to have broken into a property the government had seized from his wife, Nkechi.
Niger Delta Connect gathered that the current Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, has been whisked away by security operatives.
According to Sahara Reporters, the Imo State Commissioner for Lands, Enyinnaya Onuegbu had on Friday, said the government had recovered Royal Palm Estate on Akachi Road, Owerri, allegedly belonging to the former governor’s wife.
He added that the facility has been sealed by the state government until further notice.
He said: “This is as a result of the recommendation of the commission that all illegal lands and structures acquired by the administrations between 2006 and 2019 should be taken over by the government.”
The commissioner said the current administration was doing everything to recover all stolen properties of the state, especially those carted away by the previous administration.
Onuegbu added that in line with the 3Rs mantra initiative of Governor Hope Uzodinma, the state must continue to work in line with the relevant laws and recommendations of government agencies and commissions no matter whose ox is gored.