The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed the expansion of the membership of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry to investigate allegations of extra-judicial killings and brutality by security agents in the state.
Ikpeazu announced this on Thursday.
He said those to be inaugurated on Friday, October 23, 2020, at Government House, Umuahia, at 1pm are as follows:
- Retired Justice S N Imo – Chairman
- Nwakanma John
- Daniel Chinagozi
- Ariwa Zuby
- Eric Ikwuagwu
- Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Justice (Secretary)
- Bishop Sunday Onuoha
- Comrade John Emejor
- Comrade Nnanna Nwafor
- Mrs Doris Ogala
- Barr Uche Nwokocha
- Mr Nkemjika Nnadozie
- Mr Enyinnaya Standhope Nwigwe
- Mrs Anastasia Uchenna
- Mr Ndubuaku Nwogu
- Engr Steve O. Sylvanus
He also appealed to hardworking Abia youths to avail themselves of the opportunity provided by this Panel to ventilate their grievances on relevant issues and leave the streets immediately to avoid further loss of lives and destruction of properties as they are assured of diligent implementation of the Committee’s report.