With What seems like a fresh trouble for the petitioner Favour Samuel otherwise known as Nezie Obi as the Paramount Ruler of Otuoke Autonomous Community, HRH King Paul finally reacts for dragging the community to the Nigeria Police over human right abuse.
AUTHENTIC NEWS GIANT reported that a student of Federal University of Otuoke FUO, Nezie Obi otherwise known as (Favour Samuel) was on brutally given the beating of his life for alleged defamation of the Otuoke Community.
In swift move by Nezie Obi through his Lawyer Ebi Robert to protect and fight for his right petitioned the Community to the Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police on the 17th of June, 2020.
In confirmation of the Letter which was received by the office of the Police Boss in Bayelsa Ebi Robert said
“The Commissioner of Police has approved the petition we wrote seeking for an investigation into the matter concerning the abuse of Nezie Obi’s right by some youths in Otueke Community.”
“We are indeed Happy by the timely Intervention of the Commissioner of Police. I confirm the approval via a call I received today from the State CID.”
“We shall take up a Fundamental Human Rights action as promised while the criminal Investigation is ongoing.”
Meanwhile the community did not seems happy being dragged to the Police forthwith In a letter dated 22nd June 2020, addressed to Mr. Samuel Favour (Nezie Obi) in care of his legal representatives at E. A. Aluzu & Associates, HRH King Paul, Ariwareni Engoye, the Obanema of Otuoke, through his counsel, Orudiakumo Kimsebi, Esq., describe the content of the petition written by Mr. Favour through his counsel, Ebi Robert as outright lies or half truths with regards to events which happened on the 13th day of June 2020 insisting that the event was a personal issue over an insignificant individual whom the community has played host to over the years, threatening that the battle line has been drawn.
Counsel to Mr. Samuel, Ebi Robert, Esq., expressed surprise over the choice of words of the paramount ruler insisting that the petition to the Commissioner of Police, Bayelsa State is not against the Otuoke community but against specific individuals mentioned who are alleged to have abused his client’s rights.
Robert says it is an act of desperation and an attempt by those who made an attempted on the life of his client to intimidate his client who is a citizen of Nigeria, therefore entitled as a matter of right just as every other person to reside anywhere in Nigeria without fear or intimidation.