Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma has called for the regulation of social media usage in the country.
Uzodinma also expressed regret over the death of police officers during the nationwide riots.
“I am strongly advocating that social media should be regulated in Nigeria. Opposition party incited hoodlums to cause trouble in Imo,” he said.
The governor stated that the “real protesters” went off the street after he addressed them.
He went on to call for peace and assured that the Imo government would support security agencies.