Imo state residents Ignores Simon Ekpa, a Biafran agitator and separatist residing in Finland, who imposed a two-week sit-in order in the state on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the majority of marketplaces and businesses visited by SurgeZirc NG journalists are completely operational and free of harassment.
Residents of Owerri, the state capital, and the state’s 27 Local Government Areas have gone about their normal business unaffected, while traders, shop owners, commercial bus drivers, and other motorists have been busy transporting numerous passengers from one location to another.
According to our correspondent, who has been monitoring the situation in the state, there are both business and social activity in the state as As vehicle parks, hotels, commercial institutions, and eating joints, as well as all roadways, were busy and unaffected.
The state’s public and civil officials were not left out, as they reported to their duty posts and dutifully discharged their tasks.
Meanwhile, the Nigerian Police and other security agencies in the state increased manpower deployment at crucial places and checkpoints throughout the state to combat any kind of insecurity.
It may be recalled that Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma previously urged the people of the state with securing their domain and refusing to obey sit-at-home directives in the state.