Torture: IGP orders arrest of ex-education minister






The Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu on Friday ordered the arrest of a former Minister of State for Education, Kenneth Gbagi, over the inhuman treatment and torture meted out to some of his workers.

A statement by the Force spokesman DCP Frank Mba sad  the IGP gave the  assurance to the affected employees and Nigerians that the matter would be thoroughly investigated.

It reads: “The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has called on members of the public, particularly the alleged victims and all interest groups in the ongoing Police investigations into the case of dehumanizing treatment on the Signatious Hotel Staff in Warri,  Delta State, to remain calm as the Police intensify efforts towards unravelling the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The IGP, while noting that the Delta State Police Command has since commenced discrete investigations into the matter with appreciable progress made, assures that justice will prevail no matter whose ox is gored.”