Clement Odah, Chairman of Ohaukwu Local Government Region, and lawmaker representing Ohaukwu North State Constituency, Chinedu Aw, arrested by Ebonyi Police Commissioner Aliyu Garba on Sunday over the recent murders and destruction of community property.
According to reliable sources, 30 other major community stakeholders, including the Effium Development Centre Coordinator, Sunday Agbo, and Eucharia Ogwale, his Effium South DC counterpart, were also detained.
Emmanuel Uzor, former Chief Press Secretary to the Governor and Special Assistant on Market Growth, was also detained, as was his counterpart in charge of Park Development, Emmanuel Igwe.
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Frank Onwe, the former lawmaker representing the Ohaukwu North State Constituency and Special Assistant on Youth Development to Governor David Umahi, was also among those detained.
The arrests, it was discovered, were under the orders of Kelechi Igwe, the Deputy Governor.