Nigeria: Suspected executioner of Rivers DPO saved from lynching, detained
By Ahmad Hadizat Omayoza, Mamos Nigeria
Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have captured one of the people claimed to be engaged with the killing and execution of the Divisional Police of Ahoada Division in Ahoada East Nearby Government Region, Mr Bako Angbashim, a Superintendent of Police.
In the mean time, the Ogoni ethnic nationality in Rivers State, where Angbashim served before his redeployment to Ahoada, has said they were not individuals that killed five individuals from Angbashim’s loved ones.
It will be reviewed that the family of Angbashim, four children and spouse, were supposedly killed by crooks, purportedly constraining the killed DPO to go merciless in the line of obligation.
However, the Ogonis in an explanation in Port Harcourt, yesterday by the Ogoni People groups Gathering, OPA, said the killed DPO didn’t lose his relatives in that frame of mind as implied.
The head of OPA, Fire up. Probel Williams, said the departed DPO had a generally excellent and cheerful relationship with individuals of Ogoni when he filled in as the DPO of Bori, Khana LGA, adding that his relatives could not have possibly been killed nearby.
Williams said the help given to the departed added to his wrongdoing battling achievement, expressing that his presence acquired mental soundness and reestablished security the region.
Be that as it may, the police in the state said they had kept one of the people, engaged with the killing of Angbashim.
It said young people had captured the suspect and were going to lynch him before he was saved by the police and afterward confined.
The Public Relations Officer of the Comman, Effortlessness Iringe-Koko, who affirmed the turn of events, said the suspect was captured by adolescents and was going to be lynched before police acted the hero.
He said his manager had reached a local specialist from the Ogoni region of the state, who assisted them with killing the DPO profoundly to empower them to overcome the chivalrous official.
He said: ” I won’t lie, when they killed the DPO, I was not there. I was across the stream. I won’t lie, I have a still, small voice. At the point when they brought the DPO, I didn’t see him. No doubt about it. I don’t have the foggiest idea where they covered him. Be that as it may, I know where they brought him from.
“2Baba has more than 40 weapons since I went there. The individual who supplies firearms to him, he called the individual on the telephone, pays the individual, and afterward they will supply the weapons. I don’t have any acquaintance with him.”