By Donald Idahosa, Agbi Fred, Benin City
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“COMDEMS THE UNPROFESSIONAL CONDUCT OF THE TWO POLICEMEN SERGEANT NDUBISI ABIEZE AND SERGEANT FELIX EBIKABUWE INVOLVED IN THE MAIMING OF MR. BRODERICK OMESA“
In a press release made available to newsmen in Warri, by its State Chapter Chairman Comrade Elder (Chief) A. Peter Edariase, And State Secretary Comrade Isreal Joe on Wednesday 1’st September 2021.
The attention of the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), Delta State Chapter has been drawn to several publications both in the print and electronic media where one Jonathan Giama has presented himself as the Delta State Chairman of the CDHR with intent to mislead the general public for the sole purpose of extorting them for his private personal gains and mischief making. CDHR Delta State Chapter wish to put the records straight to save the name of the noble Organization and members of the general public the author of those publications may wish to mislead and take undue advantage on.
For the purpose of clarification, CDHR is one body in Nigeria and not two as there is no faction in same. The CDHR as a body, have it’s National Secrtariat at “The Rights House”. No. 43, Adeniyi Jones Avenue, P.O. Box 4602, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria. The Organization have a Board of Trustees (BOT) with Femi Falana Esq. (SAN) as Chairman, Dr. Osagie Obayuwana Esq., Prof. Lucky Akaruese, Gbenga Awosode Esq., Comrade Debo Adeniran and Malachy Ugwumadu Esq. respectively as members.
The Organization have a National Executive Committee (NEC) with Dr Osagie Obayuwana Esq. as National President, Comrade Ade Ikuesan, National Vice President, Comrade Kabir Ibrahim, Acting National General Secretary, Comrade Sola Kolawole, National Treasurer, Princewill Akpankpan, Legal Adviser and Henry Peter Ekhine, National Publicity Secretary respectively as members.
At the Delta State level, the CDHR have a branch/Chapter (BCC) with Comrade Elder (Chief) A. Peter Edariese as Chairman, Comrade J.E. Osaigbovo, Vice Chairman, Comrade Israel Joe, Secretary, Comrade Harrison Itulua, Treasurer, Comrade Godwin Umuko Esq., Legal Adviser 1, Comrade (Mrs.) Kate Oyiborode, Financial Secretary, Comrade Kelvin Ejumudo, PRO 1, Comrade Kingsley Chinweobi, PRO 2, Comrade Mobowale Yetunde, Assistant Secretary, Comrade P.S. Bakare, Publicity Secretary and Comrade Orezime Yekovie, Provost 1 respectively as members.
From the totality of the foregoing, CDHR Delta State wish to advise members of the general public who wishes to do any business in the name of the CDHR in Nigeria or in Delta State to beware of the existence of the factor of the person of the said Jonathan Giama as referred to above and his cohorts so as not to fall victim to his/their antics but to deal directly with the accredited officers of the Organization as listed above both at the National and State levels in other not to have cause to regret any actions they may take with him or his cohorts as the case may be.
Let it be noted by the general public that whatever actions taken by the said Jonathan Giama in the name of CDHR is not the action of CDHR, Nigeria in Delta State and so, he is to be personally liable responsible for it’s outcome. To be forewarned, they say, is to be forearmed.