The Court area today witnessed a rowdy session as the E Crack officers arrived court to escort the dismissed police officers who were remanded in prison custody till the 19th of September since the magistrate declined Jurisdiction and referred the cases to DPP for advice and prosecution.
The Officers remanded in prison custody are
They were arraigned on a 7 count charge bothering on murder, attempted murder and conspiracy
One of Ikokwu 4 heavily inflicted with torture wounds Ifeanyi Onyekwerre said though the matter is in court. It’s shocking that the state and federal government did not assist in offsetting their medical bills.PIX. The wound shortly after leaving PHC prisons
He said he is still incapacitated and lost the use of one hand due to the torture he suffered in prison, he thanked all the human rights activist involved in the matter and expressed happiness that wherever Late Chima is, he would be happy that Justice is underway.
PIX. The wound after some months(Ikokwu 4)
He appealed to Rivers State Government to assist them to kick start another business.
Meanwhile a human rights activist involved in the Ikokwu 4 matter Enefa Georgewill Expressed shocked that the Eagles crack command who heads the unit CSP Benson Adetuyi and officer Nnodim Amadi who is the IPO in the matter did not appear in court.
Another Civil Rights activist and the state Chairman of Civil Rights Council Prince Wiro also called on the commissioner of police to investigate the issues torture and human rights abuses still going on at the Eagles crack division of the police in Mile 1. Popularly called ECRACK
Prince WIRO said Civil Rights Council was the Maradona in the match that saw the defeat of torture and evil men in Eagle Crack come to pass, because of our dangerous, precise to the attackers.
Our letter detailing atrocities of Eagle Crack to Governor Wike and Attorney General River state dealt a devastating blow to course of sweeping the matter under the carpet.