Days after the death of the National secretary of Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, Nnamdi Kanu sends condolences message. He said in via his twitter handle that "Yinka Odumakin, you were one of the bravest LIONS that guarded Southern Nigeria. I mourn you you. IPOB mourns. All that crave for FREEDOM in the British created ZOO called Nigeria mourn you. Rest In Peace, my brother".
85 Fleeing Inmates Returns to imo prison.
No fewer than 85 fleeing inmates have returned to Owerri Correctional Centre which was attacked on the early hours of Monday by unknown gunmen. Recall that 1,884 inmates were freed when the gunmen struck the Correctional Centre and the Imo State Police Command headquarters in Owerri, respectively.
Investigations revealed on Wednesday revealed that 85 inmates had voluntarily returned to the Correctional Centre.
Adamu hands over to acting IGP.
The erstwhile Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has formally handed over to the newly appointed Acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba. The handing over, which is currently holding at the IGP’s conference room at Louis Edet House, Abuja, has top serving officers in attendance.
Usman Baba had earlier been decorated by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at Presidential Villa in Abuja. Baba was announced on Tuesday to replace Adamu in acting capacity following the recent attacks in the country particularly in the SouthEast.
When you attack police stations and free dangerous criminals, you put people in danger- Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has condemned the recent attack of a Nigerian Correctional Services Centre and the Police Headquarters in Imo state.
Osinbajo who condemned the attack which led to freeing of an unspecified number of prison inmates during his visit to the state on Tuesday April 6, appealed to Imo residents to resist any attempt to turn the progress and peace the state is set, to experience to conflict and disruption.
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