“Over 400 of those who carried out the threats on the state in the past have been arrested.
“The good thing is that over 70 percent of them are not Igbo. We will crush anybody that attempts to cause mayhem or attack Imo people again.
“Government cannot surrender to blackmailers, hoodlums, and perpetrators of violence.
“Government is more than ever ready and prepared to keep Imo safe and secured.
“What happened in the past weeks will never repeat itself again.”