Anambra youths stage protest over declared killing of 22-year-old man for flouting nationwide curfew. Police react (photos).
Haruna said some youth leaders of the neighborhood will fulfill with the Commissioner later today. On the other hand the body of the boy has actually been transferred in the morgue.
In a chat with LIB, the spokesperson of the state Police command, SP Haruna Mohammed, rejected the claims that Junior was Killed by security operatives. The truth of the matter is that there was an accident throughout the curfew hour around 8.30 pm.
The youths declared that Junior was presumably killed by security operatives for flouting the nationwide curfew around 8:15 pm on Wednesday, May 20th. They obstructed the Enugwu-Ukwu axis of Old Enugu– Onitsha Expressway in protest.
Youths of Enugwu-Ukwu community in Anambra state today staged a demonstration over the supposed killing of a boy, 22-year old Anthony Okafor widely referred to as Junior.
The youths believed that police were the ones who caused the occurrence and today they went on rampage, attempting to burn the police headquarters however the Commissioner of Police dispatched a combined team and they went there and had the ability to disperse the youths.” he stated.