The Akwa Ibom State Police Command on Monday marched 63 speculated political hooligans incorporating suspects captured regarding the pre-decision savagery in Obot-Akara neighborhood Government territory where two people were killed and thirteen vehicles consumed on Saturday.
The suspects were supposedly procured from Bayelsa, Delta and Ondo States.
Recouped from the suspects are one privately made short weapon, 25 live cartridges, two blades, charms of various kinds, a blade, telephones and human hairs and two tomahawks, PCVs were a portion of the things recuperated from the suspects.
State police magistrate, Bashir Makama while marching the suspects at the state police direction, Uyo, said a sum of 41 of them who professed to be onlookers on observing mission for the decision were captured on Friday, February fifteenth at Angellyne inn in Uyo, without INEC recognizable proof number and couldn’t give appropriate character of themselves.
Makama who was spoken to at the preparation by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Odiko Macdon, said 20 different suspects were captured around the same time, February fifteenth at Ukanafun Local Government Area.
The CP said the suspects were purportedly acquired from Port Harcourt, Rivers State by one Uduak Dick, on the appearance of going to the entombment service of a Lance Corporal in the Nigerian Army, one Udo Essien.
Makama said a few suspects on February thirteenth set burning INEC office at Eastern Obolo Local Government Area however the opportune mediation by the police spared the workplace and every one of the materials implied for the decision.
The Commissioner included that one Anietie Peters who hails from Mkpat-Enin Local Government Area was captured on Friday possessing 34 Permanent Voter Cards while one Ayaya Bassey and Asuquo Ebio, captured from Ikot-Ekpene Local government Area had admitted to be political hooligans procured by a legislator from Cross River state.