The Commissioner for Data and Technique in Imo state, Hon Declan Mbadiwe Emelumba, has dismissed the hearsay making the rounds on social media that Governor Hope Uzodimma is down with stroke.
In a press assertion issued and made accessible to Blueprint, Emelumba stated the hearsay was the handiwork of “descendants of Lucifer who’re vainly wishing the governor evil”.
Whereas describing the hearsay which steered that the governor was flown to India on account of the stroke as “unfounded, depraved, and senseless fabrication of a recorded voice message”, he made it clear that he was hale and hearty.
Emelumba maintained that “Uzodimma isn’t with any problem that may have led to a stroke. His Excellency attended a gathering with the president alongside facet different APC governors on Tuesday. As I communicate, he has entered one other assembly with stakeholders forward of APC Conference. So, I don’t actually know what these concoting this hearsay need to obtain.”
The Commissioner warned the purveyors of the hearsay to desist forthwith earlier than they undergo unmitigated catastrophe.