• Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Emmanuel Ojukwu, Tuesday gave reasons why a 7-year-old boy has remained in police custody for over six weeks now.

    It was gathered that Chibuike Miracle Oramalu was arrested on the 30th of May, 2016, after he mistakenly fired a shot from a gun, killing another teenager in a neighbouring compound.

    His detention has since been attracting protests from civil society organizations.

    The primary 2 pupil, had on Sunday, the 29th day of May 2016, at their residence […]

  • Enugu gets new police commissioner over Herdsmen attack

    Enugu gets new police commissioner over Herdsmen attack

    Police Force Headquarters, yesterday, redeployed Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Nwodibo Okechukwu to Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Emmanuel Ojukwu is his replacement.

    Okechukwu’s redeployment may not be unconnected with a recent attack by Fulani herdsmen on Nimbo community in Uzo Uwani local government area of the state, where several people were killed and houses and churches burnt by the herdsmen.

    Ojukwu is a two-time force public relations officer and one time commissioner of police. When contacted on the development, Force Public Relations Officer, […]