Senator Rochas Okorocha has said that the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma hates and envies him.
Okorocha, who represents Imo West in the upper legislative chamber added that he has never fought Uzodinma.
The former governor of Imo State spoke on Sunday while featuring on Channels Television programme, Sunday Politics moniotred by VANTAGE NEWS.
He said, “Governor Hope Uzodinma hates me with passion, he just hates me. I don’t know the reason he has been fighting me but never a day have I fought him. I made a point that I would never fight back but he just shows hatred and envy, I do not know for what reason and he doesnt seem to be changing or relenting.
“As I speak to you now my drivers and security have been arrested and kept in a police station for the past 5 days with the excuse that they are trying to find out whether they are members of the Indigenous People of Biafra or Boko Haram. These are some of the things that are very provocating. I do not know what is wrong with him,” he added.
Okorocha stated that he cannot fight the governor because he does not want to cause chaos and unrest in the state, adding that he loves peace.