A report from Nation disclosed that the bedroom of the ex-governor and other rooms thoroughly searched during the raid by some armed men suspected to be hired assassins in the wee hours of Saturday.
Rabiu Ladodo, the State police Commissioner said that the State Command moved into action immediately it got details of the raid on the former governor’s home.
Ladodo said that the initial investigation carried out by the Command revealed that it was an internal sabotage.
He said that three domestic staff of the ex-governor including one of the cooks had been arrested by the Police.
According to him, “we have arrested three domestic staff of the immediate past governor. Preliminary investigation carried out by us showed that the invasion was carried out by those who are working there.
“We have obtained the CCTV footage in the house and that has helped our investigation. The footage showed that the invasion was purely an internal sabotage. We have arrested three domestic staff. We equally arrested the Cook”
“I want to assure Imo people that we are on top of the situation and we are doing everything possible to ensure that nothing is left undone in making sure that justice prevailed.”