AKWA IBOM STATE GOVERNMENT VS NSIBIET JOHN: NSIBIET Speaks in court tomorrow
Editor of THE INK Newspapers, Nsibiet John will tomorrow Thursday 19 July, 2018 speak on the ongoing trial within trial exercise in a case instituted against him by the Akwa Ibom State Government.
John who was last year January arrested by the Police on the express orders of the Deputy Governor of the state Mr. Moses Ekpo has been standing trial for over a year now on a #250m security vote allegedly being received by the Deputy Governor as Security vote.
At the last adjourned date about a month ago, the Police had testified against the Editor and claimed that Mr. John was given a good treatment and was not forced to make statement obtained by the police.
The Police had argued that Mr. John made his statement before his media colleagues in a friendly environment at the Police Station.
The trial Magistrate Hus Lordship Martins Johnny had adjourned the matter to Thursday 19, 2018.
The case will be heard in Senior Magistrate Court two along FULGA road in Uyo.