Alleged Battery: IGP takes over suspended Anambra LG chairman

The Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, has taken over the alleged battery case involving the suspended Chairman, Nnewi North Local Government Area, Anambra State, Mbazulike Iloka.

 

Recall it was reported earlier that the police arrested Mbazulike after neighbours claimed he allegedly beat his wife, Chidiebere, to death. 

 

Channels Television reported that in a letter dated July 16, 2022, and signed by the Principal Staff Officer to the IGP, CP Idowu Owohunwa, the police boss directed the Commissioner of Police, Homicide Section of the Force Criminal Investigation Department, Force Headquarters, Abuja to launch a probe into the case.

 

It partly read;

 

“I write to respectfully inform you that the Inspector-General of Police has directed the Commissioner of Police, Homicide Section of the Force Criminal Investigation Department, Force Headquarters, Abuja to investigate diligently and furnish a detailed report.”