Tension in Imo as Police Disperse Pro Okorocha Group

Tension in Imo as Police Disperse Pro Okorocha Group

DEMOCRACY AND ITS ATTENDANT ADVANTAGES ARE BEING SUBMERGED, THREATENED AND UNDER SIEGE IN IMO - THE PRESIDENT, HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI & THE INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE, SHOULD PLEASE, MONITOR CLOSELY WHAT IS HAPPENING IN IMO, UNDER GOVERNOR HOPE UZODINMA - THE WHOLE SCENARIO IS GETTING OUT OF HAND Democracy and its attendant ingredients or advantages, to say the least, are being submerged, threatened and under siege in Imo, under Governor Hope Uzodinma. And we humbly call on President Muhammadu Buhari, the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Abubakar Adamu to closely monitor what is happening in Imo, under governor Hope Uzodinma, with the Commissioner of Police in the State, not giving anybody the confidence to call upon him when certain situations arise. Today, being Wednesday, March 31, 2021, two Summits were slated to hold in Owerri, the Imo State Capital. One was being organized by a Pro-government group. And the other one was christened “Imo Good Governance Summit” being organized by “Imo Transparency Group International”. While the Pro-government Summit was allowed to go on, a team of Police men arrived at the Immaculate hotel, Venue of the other Summit and o

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Command probes killing of Imo teenager by sergeant

The Imo State Police Command , on Tuesday , said investigation into what led to the killing of 18 - year -old Awuzie Duru by a police sergeant at Umuaka in the Njaba Local Government Area of the state , had commenced. The sergeant , who is currently in custody , allegedly shot the victim dead for slapping him. Speaking to our correspondent in Owerri , the Police Public Relations Officer in the state , Orlando Ikeokwu , said the killer cop was in custody contrary to speculations that he had fled. The police spokesperson also said the state Commissioner of Police , Rabiu Ladodo, had ordered an investigation into the incident . Ikeokwu said the command did not want to act based on assumptions . According to him, a detailed investigation will determine what actually happened . The police spokesperson assured the residents of the state that nothing short of justice would be served . “No , he ( sergeant ) did not run away . He is with the command . We don’t want to work on assumptions . The commissioner of police has constituted an investigative team . The aim is to get first - hand information on what actually happened ,” he stated . Copyright PUNCH  

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