Former Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has boasted that he is a very rich man.
“The people we are dealing with though in government do not have money more than us”, the former Governor who spoke in Igbo language told his supporters
The Senator who represents Orlu zone in the Senate, was seen in a video boasting that he and his followers are richer than those in government, perhaps a veiled reference to the Uzodimma administration.
Though the video did not show where the former Governor made the statement, a careful observation revealed that the Senator, who had a ribbon around his neck with the inscription of APC, was addressing his political foot-soldiers popularly known as the Rescue Mission ahead APC membership and revalidation exercise.
Okorocha had governed Imo State for eight years before elected Senator for Imo West Senatorial District.
The former Governor and his successor, Governor Hope Uzodimma have severally engaged in fierce altercations mainly on issues relating to governance and the All Progressive Congress, APC in Imo State.