Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has insisted on a fresh date for the All Progressives Congress (APC) ward congress.
The governor, while addressing his loyalists, announced that there would be no LG congress in the state until the crisis of the ward congress was rectified.
Okorocha also in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Sam Onwuemeodo, on Monday in Owerri asked the loyal party members to relax, assuring them that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party would fix new dates for the ward and LG congresses of the party in the state.
He noted that the sensitives materials meant for the ward congresses of the party in Imo were stolen “making the exercise not to take place on Saturday.
“The National Chairman of the party, Chief John Oyegun had also told Nigerians that the local government congresses of the party will be on hold pending the outcome of the report of the Appeal panel on Imo ward congresses.
“And since that public statement by the national chairman, he has not made any additional statement to that effect or any other statement in the contrary.”