The Rivers state police command has rearrested popular real estate developer Dr. KELLY Nworgu AKA De-villa after he jumped bail three weeks ago.
The police public relations officer Nnamdi Omoni told our correspondent that de-villa Kelly Nworgu submitted himself to police yesterday after much pressure from police and his victims who have been trailing him in the past 3 weeks.
He said the police has detained Dr Kelly Nworgu and released his pastor and three others who stood as shorties for his bail application. His pastor (Name of Church Withheld) had come forward to sign a bail bound for Dr Kelly Nworgu after his detention on the orders of the commissioner of police Mustapha Dandaura After interrogating Kelly on the volumes of debt and defrauding of innocent rivers Residents and not been able to provide any authentic land after receiving full payment. the pastor who is said to be a lead pastor in his local church could not conduct services for 3 weeks as Kelly Immediately absconded after been released on bail.
Meanwhile the Chairman of de-villa land sales victims Chief Michael Ezedike has hailed efforts of the police in re-arresting the wanted real estate developer, Dr Kelly Nworgu who had allegedly confessed to defrauding his victims to the tune of 16 billion in land transactions. ‘’He said I want the rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike to help us to prosecute this matter to a logical conclusion to ensure that justice is served for this man to pay us all the monies he collected from us.
He confessed to us before the commissioner of police that the alleged land he sold to us belongs to the rivers state Government, himself in connivance with his wife and the community Chiefs knew quite well that the land is not theirs and agreed to collect money from us as goat money and permits without any allocation after all the paper work had been completed’’
he noted that Kelly Nworgu and his wife worked hand in hand as the banking statements obtained by the police shows that she made all the withdrawals from the account into unknown place. ‘’as each client pays, she withdraws the money immediately cash and also those chiefs who paraded themselves as landlords and owners of the Land using community boys to chase us away each time we come to possess the so called land allocated to us, Please the governor should help us, some of us invested with our last penny just to secure a land to build our dream homes.