Ebonyi State government has thrown it support to Senator Ike Ekweremadu who was recently arrested for trying to exploit and harvest organ of a young man Identify as David Ukpo.
The senator and his wife who is currently in police cell in UK were arrested when they are on their way to secure another victims to harvest his or her Organ to save their daughter life.
In reacting to the development, Ebonyi State government on Sunday 26th of June 2022 release statement declearing their stand with the senator.
In the statement Signed by Hon. Barr. Orji Uchenna Orji the Honourable Commissioner for Information and State Orientation of Ebonyi State, stated that the state government has reach out to the victims families, which they describe that he orchestrated the senator arrests.
Part of the statement read:
While we urge the UK Government to act progressively and meticulously and critically look at the intention (Mens rea) and the minds of the detained family and please give them the benefit of the doubt, we enjoin the public especially those with shades of opinions and surge of anxieties to remain calm as we hope to see light at the end of the tunnel.
The State Government is reaching out to the family of David Okemini Ukpo from Ebonyi State, whose information to the Metropolitan Authority of UK orchestrated the criminal charge incidented against the Distinguished Senator and his wife. The State Government stands with Senator Ike Ekweremadu at this trial moment and hopes that the truth and nothing but the truth shall guide the outcome of the matter.
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