An audiotape was leaked online where Okezie Ikpeazu threatened to jail a writer if he ever writes anything against his government.
The Governor also revealed what he did to a Journalist who wrote against Abia State Bad Governance on phone.
In the audiotape, the Governor warned the writer to stop writing anything against his government, He said ‘ My brother, do you have money to bail yourself? Don’t write about my Government, whether the government do road or not, don’t write anything, whether we pay a salary or not, don’t write. If you do you will be arrested, do you know the journalist who did the same are? He is jail now.
The Governor was speaking in Igbo dialect when he was making the phone conversation.