On Sunday, Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State restated that the Kingdom Model Secondary School, belonging to the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ezza South Local Government Area of the state, Friday Agbom, would remain closed.
The governor had ordered the school, located in Idemba community, in the Ezza South Local Government Area of the state, be shut down for allegedly nurturing cultists.
But the chairman of the PDP in the Ezza South Council, Agbom, claimed that due to his refusal to defect to the All Progressives Congress, led to the closure of his school.
Umahi, during a special thanksgiving service at the Christ Embassy Church, Abakaliki, on Sunday, promised to go after cultists in the state, no matter their status.
He said, “I insist that the secondary school in Ezza South Local Government Area of the state, which was shut down for alleged cultism, remains shut no matter the criticisms it has continued to generate in the state.
“In the few days, we have had very terrible cult activities, but let me warn that we are starting war against cultism again. There are big people that are involved and I will not spare you. I will not spare you and our trouble will not be here, you will be taking to Abuja.”