Wife petitions AGF, IGP over alleged unlawful detention of husband in Abuja


A housewife based in Sapele, Delta State, Mrs Rose Okoro, has petitioned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN) and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Alkali Baba Usman, over an alleged unlawful detention of her husband, Mr Sunday Okoro in September 2020.

Mrs Okoro said her husband was arrested in Sapele on September 9, 2020, by plain-clothe policemen following alleged complaints of threats to life by one Sunny Nwankego.

She alleged that her 14-year-old son was also arrested, handcuffed with the father and paraded and their phones confiscated.

The housewife alleged that her son was detained for over three weeks before he was released, but her husband was…

Source: Nigerian Tribune