Sign in
Download Opera News App

Public Safety


Crime Justice



Police inspector allegedly killed by military men.

Breaking news:  

A 41 year old Police inspector by the name Hosea Yakubu just died after he was tortured by hefty four military men at Port Harcourt Rivers State eleme petrochemical gate. He is a father of three beautiful children. He was taking immediately to Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), then sadly died this morning.

“Inspector Hosea Yakubu, attached to IGP Anti-pipeline, were he and two other officers were returning from normal patrol duties, when, due to traffic jam along Eleme, they decided to take one way.

The Petrochemical company was right on the side of the other road and there were bug trucks coming from the company at that moment.

Reaching the petrochemical gate, they where stopped by someone, not knowing he was military. He shouted at them for taking one way and it led to arguments and the military man on slapped the police driver.

When Hosea came down to challenge the military man who was said to be on mufti by witnesses, the other military men came to support their colleague and it turned into a fight. 

Due to some things, one of the soldier took plank and hit on Hosea head and then he fell on the floor and couldn't move. They immediately rushed him to the hospital and before 24hr he gave up the ghost.

The police and army haven't said anything about it yet.

Content created and supplied by: Iamchurchill (via Opera News )

Eleme Hosea Hosea Yakubu IGP Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital


Load app to read more comments