Comedian Accuses Imo Deputy Speaker of Brutalization

Comedian Accuses Imo Deputy Speaker of Brutalization

A comedian, Franklin Ozuruigbo, has accused the Deputy Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Amara Iwuanyanwu, of allegedly brutalising him. Addressing journalists in Owerri, the state capital, on Monday, Ozuruigbo alleged that the Chief of Staff to the Deputy Speaker, Paul Duru, tricked him to the deputy speaker’s lodge in Owerri on Friday. He claimed to have been deceived into waiting for the deputy speaker, who reportedly arrived at midnight and ordered he should be beaten up for his skits on social media. The comedian, who hails from the same community with the deputy speaker, Dim na Nume community, said he was later taken to the police command headquarters in Owerri. He said the member representing Nwangele/Nkwerre/ Njaba/ Isu Federal Constituency of Imo State, Ugonna Ozurigbo, secured his bail. Ozurigbo, who showed journalists one of his broken arms tied with bandages, said he had been hospitalised since he left police custody. He said, “I am here to let the world know how the Deputy Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Amara Iwuanyanwu, brutalised me in his lodge on Friday night. “After ordering his boys to beat me up, he whisked me away to

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Covid 19: Kingsley Uju Distributes Relief Materials to Constituents

In line with his focus driven representative commitment to his constituents, the member representing Ohaji/Egbema, Oguta and Oru West Federal Constituency, Hon. Uju Kingsley Chima has distributed food items to his constituents to relieve them of the economic strains of the sit-at-home directive of the government. The lawmaker, who is known for his philanthropic disposition across the Federal Constituency, Saturday 25th, April, distributed the essential food items in all the wards that make up Ohaji/Egbema, Oguta and Oru West Federal Constituency. Some of the food items distributed by the lawmaker to cushion the negative effects of coronavirus on his constituents include a trailer load of rice, a truckload indomie noodles; bags of salt, hand sanitizers and cash donations. Speaking during the distribution of the coronavirus relief package, The DG, Omeudo campaign Organisation, Hon. Henry Igbomezie, speaking on behalf of Hon. Uju Kingsley, advised the beneficiaries to wash their hands regularly, observe social distancing and obey all government regulations rolled out in the fight against the pandemic. Igbomezie stated, Hon. Uju Kingsley is a man who does not fail to live

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