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  • Updated: December 27, 2022

Umahi Orders Arrest Of APC Chairman, House Of Reps Candidate In Ebonyi

Umahi Orders Arrest Of APC Chairman, House Of Reps Candidate

David Umahi

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi has ordered the arrest and prosecution of the State APC Chairman, Chief Stanley Emegha and Candidate for Afikpo North/Afikpo South Federal Constituency, Chief Eni Uduma Chima for their roles in the murder of three persons in Ekoli Edda.

Vanguard reports that Governor Umahi gave the directive during an on the spot assessment of the level of damages in the area.

Umahi also directed the Commissioner of Police to arrest all those connected with the carnage and ensure they face justice.

While announcing the suspension of all social gatherings in Edda until normalcy returns, he urged the Commissioner of Police to saturate the area with security presence to forestall further breakdown of law and order.

As at the time of filing this report, the whole Ekoli Edda has been cordoned off by the combined team of the Police, Army and the Ebubeagu Security outfit. 

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