Former Gov. Akpabio, Wife plots assasination of Rights Lawyer, Inibehe Effiong over Corruption probe, persistent criticism.17 Feb 2017, by CS Database in
Incidents & Issues
Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, Inibehe Effiong has raised alarm over an alleged assasination plot over persistent criticism of former Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio and the incumbent, Udom Emmanuel. Inibehe Effiong was said to be causing ‘serious damage’ to to efforts by the former governor to escape probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and has been using the media to “instigate the public against Akpabio and his successor Mr. Udom Emmanuel which they can no longer tolerate”.
Details of Occurrence
|State of Occurrence||Akwa Ibom|
|Date of Occurrence||17 Feb 2017|
|Legal Foundations||Section 3|
|Rights Implicated||Inibehe Effiong's right to life and expression has been under threats by Governor Akpabio and his agents in Akwa Ibom state.|