The Imo State Police Command has said that Honourable Uche Nwosu was arrested and not kidnapped as reported.
This was confirmed in a statement by the state Police Spokesman, Micheal Abattam on Sunday.
It read in part, “This is to inform the general public that chief Uche Nwosu was not kidnapped but was arrested by the police and Imo state police command is aware of the arrest and presently he is in police custody.”
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Abattam said the statement was to refute the report that he was kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
“The Commissioner of Police while using this medium to assure Imolites of the command’s commitment in ensuring the safety of life and prosperity this yuletide seasons adviced the general public to always shun fake news.”