The Kalabari council of chief have debunked the rumors that the king of Kalabari land king JT Princewill is dead.
A source who spoke to correspondent admitted that the King is critically ill but not dead and wondered why a young man will parade himself as king. When the only recognized King is still alive. Meanwhile the police has debunked the news making rounds that the man who crowned himself King was arrested.
The police public relations officer Nnamdi Omoni said the police does not have such records of any arrest or coronation of anyone and denied that the arrest of the young man was done by the police of Rivers Command, calls put across to the area commander, and the DPO came back with no verifiable proof that such event took place
Reports making rounds in Buguma has it that Karibo Abbey Abbi has done the traditional NAMA PELE at King Amachree memorial hall.
This by their tradition signifies that he has performed one of the most important rights of passage of becoming the next Amayanabo of kalabari.
Earlier someone who claims to be the son of Karibo Abbey Abbi called our correspondent to say that men suspected to be SARS Operative had whisked his father away in the early hours of Tuesday 4TH August 2020. but police says it has no such records.