Anambra Police Command Not Aware Of Order Committing CP To Correctional Center—-PPRO
The Anambra State Police Command has said it was not aware of any court order which committed its Commissioner, CP Echeng Echeng to a Correctional Center.
DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) said this in a Statement on Saturday while reacting to the news.
According to the report, a Delta State High Court had given an order on suit No. HCO/44/2021 that Echeng and one Kingsley Umeh be remanded for refusing to comply with the order of the court to release a Kidnapped child to his parents.
Pastor Henry Osah, the plaintiff had urged the court to order the Anambra State Police Command to free his kidnapped child who was found in an orphanage home in Anambra.
Delivering Justice C.O Emifoniye ordered the IGP to arrest the Anambra CP and Inspector Kingsley Umeh and transport them to Kwale Correctional Centre in Delta State within one week.
But Ikenga said the Command would not make further comment on the matter till further notice.
“The Anambra Police Command wishes to state emphatically that the Command is not aware and is yet to receive any order committing the Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command to a Correctional Center.
“Therefore, the Command is constrained to make further comments please,” he stated.