Rights Group Condemns Arrest of Activist, Eneh…..Asks Police To Make Findings Public

The Anambra State Police Command have been urged to immediately make public its findings on the abduction and torture of social media activist, Chigozie Eneh by the agents of an Anambra politician, Chinedu Obidike. A Human right organization, Human Rights, Liberty Access, and Peace Defenders Foundation (HURIJE), in a statement made available to the press condemned the abduction of Eneh in Enugu by Obidigwe’s thugs and some police officers from the State Police Command. In the statement signed by its National Chairman, Dede Uzor A.Uzor, the group said abducting the…

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Reopen Anambra House Now, HURIJE/CD Tells IGP, Anambra Police

The Inspector-General of Police. (IG) has been asked to direct the Anambra State Commissioner of police to immediately reopen the sealed State House of Assembly. In a joint statement by Campaign for Democracy (CD), and the Human Rights, Liberty Access and Peace Defenders Foundation (HURIJE) by Dede Uzor A Uzor Chairman of HURIJE and national publicity secretary of CD, said it is constitutional for the House to affect leadership change if the leadership breach the laws of the House. The rights groups said the continued sealing of the House amount…

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Police Nabs Herbalist, Finds Body Organs Of Deceased DELSU Student With Him

By Daniel Dafe The Police Command in Delta State has recorded some level of success in their investigation towards unraveling the identity of the killers of Elozino Ogege, a 300 level student of Mass Communication, Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, who was murdered recently in the university town. Speaking to Oasis Magazine (OM), during an exclusive chat, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Andrew Aniamaka , disclosed that “all those connected with the gruesome murder of Elozino have been arrested and will duly be prosecuted.” He said: “A herbalist…

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Rights Groups to Honour Anambra Police Image Maker

The Anambra State Police Command Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mohammed Haruna, is among the  human right friendly Police Officers and other  individuals in the State  who  will be honoured by the South East Coalition of Human Rights and Pro-democracy groups. The Coalition said that Haruna who is a  Superintendent of Police  will be bestowed with the human right award this December during the celebration of United Nations Declaration of  Human Rights (UNDHR) by the group. According to the chairman of the group, Dede Uzor A Uzor, Haruna has been adjudged…

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Updated: Charge Mgbiligba, Kapiukwu, Agama Others To Court Now — Keke Operators Tell IGP

The Inspector- General of Police (IG) and the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations have been lauded for prompt arrest of Wilfred Ezike alias mgbaringba for the alleged murder of Akachukwu Umeadi. Chief Nduka Okafor, spokesman for the  members of Anambra Keke Tricycle Operators Union also commended Deputy Commissioner of Police Kolo, in charge of Special Tactical Team (STS) for arresting Ezike alias Mgbiligba considered as the most notorious political thug in the State and the godfather of the four notorious and most wanted criminals in the State,Ikechukwu Udensi known as…

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Police Reach Truce With Human Right Defenders As They Shelve Planned Protest

The much awaited protest by members of the Human Rights Defenders of Nigeria (HRDN) yesterday against some officers of Fegge Police Station, Onitsha did not eventually hold. This was sequel to the intervention by the Police authority in tAnambra State Police Command especially the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Mike Okorie, the Area Commander Mr Yahaya Abubakar and DPO Csp Rabui Garba, two of whom met with the members yesterday at the  office, No. 5 Uga Street, Fegge, Onitsha. The Chairman,Dede Uzor A Uzor who was the victim advised that…

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Arrest of Ikanda, Kapuyaukwu Not Beyond Police — Rabiu

Alphonsus Nweze, The Police in Anambra State have said that the two notorious suspects allegedly  involved in  two separate murder in Onitsha, the State commercial nerve centre were  not beyond Police arrest. The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Fegge, Onitsha, Rabiu Garba, assured that the Police will arrest  leaders of notorious gang, who with their  boys committed  murder in the town some months back now. Ikechukwu Udensi, alias Ikanda with his boys were alleged to have killed 39 year old Ndubuisu Nwokolo, few months ago near Main Market during a…

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We Cannot Compromise Security Of Our People – Okowa … Commissions Mosogar Police Station

DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has said proactive steps would always be taken to nip security threats in the state in the bud. Governor Okowa gave the assurance on Thursday during the commissioning of Divisional Police Station, Mosogar, Ethiope West local government area of Delta State. The governor commended the people of Mosogar Kingdom for providing the enabling environment for the construction of the Police Station by the Delta State Oil Producing Area Developmental Commission (DESOPADEC) to strengthen security in the area. He asserted, “we will always take…

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CD Decries Lopsided Promotion, Posting in Nigeria Police… Call on FG to stop the ugly trends of Northernazation Agenda

President Muhammed Buhari has been called upon to urgently address the lopsided promotion and posting in the Nigeria Police. The Campaign for Democracy (CD) in a statement said the ethnic driven promotion and posting became more pronounced under the current regime of President Buhari due to his obvious ethnic disposition. In the statement signed by the National Public Secretary of CD, Dede Uzor A Uzor,after its emergency general meeting at Enugu state but issued in Onitsha,Anambra state, he said that out of over 60 Commissioners of police in Nigeria, they…

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Graphic photos: Bloodbath in Akwa-ibom APC Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial primaries in Akwa Ibom State was bloody today following the killing of a party member. The deceased Ukeme Efanga, who was identified as an APC member from Uruan local government area of the state, was shot dead this evening following a little fight during the primary election. This happened after it was reported that political thugs allegedly invaded the APC secretariat and carted away election materials and also destroyed a police vehicle. Some areas in the state capital, Uyo, were reported to have been…

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