The Anambra State Judicial Investigative Panel on Police Brutality, Extrajudicial Killings and other Related Matters has said that it would invite the former governor, Peter Obi or anyone accused by the petitioners to appear before the panel and also give testimony.
The chair of the panel, Judge Veronica Umeh, was reacting to a petitioner, Chief Bonaventure Mokwe, who had linked the former governor, Peter Obi, to SARS operations in the state.
Chief Bonaventure Mokwe, owner of the upper-class hotel in Onitsha, which was demolished in 2003 by the Anambra state government, the owner was arrested and tortured by men from the Special Anti-Theft Squad, for his alleged involvement in kidnapping activities. petition to the panel and also demanding a public apology from the state government for being branded a kidnapper and his hotel demolished, while he was in SARS custody for 81 days without any charges against him.
Source: – Daily publication