THE lawmaker-elect representing Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru Federal Constituency, Mr. Boma Goodhead has denied the declare by the Nigeria Police that he has a hyperlink with one Dike Deinpiribo, Owunari Warmate and three others, who have been paraded for allegedly hijacking electoral supplies in the course of the December 10 Rivers legislative rerun election.
Goodhead described the declare by the Nigeria Police as an underhand ways and an afterthought by the police to justify their hijack of the collation of election ends in his federal constituency and Abonema to favour the All Progressives Congress candidate.
The lawmaker-elect, who spoke via his lawyer, Mr. Tubotamuno Dick, mentioned, “Our consideration has been drawn to a media publication the place the Nigeria Police Pressure PRO paraded one Dike Deinpiribo, Owunari Warmate and a couple of (three) others at Abuja purporting that they have been discovered with two AK 47 rifles which have been allegedly given to them by the Member-Elect for Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru Federal Constituency, Hon. Boma Goodhead to rig elections in Abonema, Ikwerre, Emohua, Port-Harcourt and different components of Rivers State.
“We hereby reject the declare of the Nigeria Police in its entirety as it’s each an underhand ways and an afterthought of CSP Akin Fakorede-led Rivers State Particular Anti-Theft Squad (SARS) to justify their colossal failure to hijack the collation of Election End result for the Akuku Toru/ Asari Toru Federal Constituency on Sunday, 11th of December 2016 in Abonnema to favour the APC candidates.
“We hereby state categorically that the arrested individuals, who’re well-known industrial drivers shuttling Buguma and Abonnema, don’t have any hyperlink in anyway with Hon. Boma Goodhead.
“The weapons allegedly discovered on them have been planted by CSP Akin Fakorede and his males of the Port Harcourt SARS, whose anti-people antics of planting incriminating objects like firearms and ammunition on harmless residents is famous and a factor of frequent information.”
In keeping with him, he’ll take solace in the truth that the Nigeria Police isn’t a court docket of legislation to be the accuser and Decide within the matter.
Goodhead added that the Police could be put to “the strictest” proof of their unfounded, baseless and trumped-up allegations and try and tarnish his
He mentioned, “By the particular grace of God, we will overcome their anti-democratic evil plots as soon as once more.