The also called for the immediate arrest and prosecution of the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) and the Returning Officer (RO) of the election in the state for “conspiracy to rob the Imo people of their votes.”
Ibeh maintained that the protests were a calculated attempt to incite the people against the state.
He then further informed that the electoral officers erred when they declared Emeka Ihedioha the winner of the 2019 governorship election.
The lawmaker who cited a section of the constitution which prevents any electoral officers from declaring whoever did not win the majority votes cast as the duly elected governor said that was sufficient basis for the INEC officers to be prosecuted.
“The motion will bring sanity to the people of Imo, we would no longer fold our arms when such things happen, especially when it concerns the peace of the state,”