The Police has taken over the All Progressives Congress(APC) secretariat in Owerri,Imo state capital following the recent fire outbreak that affected the Party office.
The secretariat located at Works layout by Imo state University junction in Owerri is cordoned off with a team of Police operatives on stand-by stopping every movement in and out of the ruling party’s office.
The Party has been in crises following the May 5,2018 ward congress in the state which has seen accusations and counter accusation from the coalition of APC members and the incumbent governor,Rochas Okorocha.
Meanwhile, the rescheduled local government congress of the party towards electing executives of APC has finally taken place and result expected from various local government areas.
According to Police source, the takeover of the state Party secretariat is to enable the Command carry out proper investigations into the remote causes of the fire incident.