Comrade Joe Ajaero, the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has been transferred to the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Owerri, with his right eye completely shut.
Comrade Benson Upah, the NLC’s Head of Information and Publicity, characterized the incident involving Ajaero as an abduction that escalated into an attempted murder.
He stated, “We established contact with Congress President, Comrade Joe Ajaero, this evening around 15:30 hours at the Police Hospital in Owerri, from where he was subsequently moved to the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, where he is currently receiving medical care. His right eye was completely shut at the time of contact.”
He went on to explain, “Ajaero, who could provide only limited details, recounted that following his arrest, he was subjected to physical assault, blindfolded, and transported to an undisclosed location where he endured further brutalization, including the use of bottles. His phones, money, and personal belongings were confiscated and have not been returned to him.”
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