UKAN KURUGH HUMANITARIAN WORK

Let there be justice for my son, Father begs Nigerian authorities

L-R: Tersoo’s father and Ukan Kurugh

By Ukan Kurugh

Tersoo until his demise was a peasant farmer, father of four and a pregnant wife. He was peaceful, quiet and his father’s favorite 😭

Tersoo met his death in the hands of operatives of Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) on Friday, 19th September, 2020 on his way back from his wife’s house. Tersoo had gone to inform his in-laws about the demise of his mother, who is due for burial on 29th September. He was with the Okadaman that took him on the journey.

According to account by the okadaman, SARS operatives demanded for Fifty Naira from them, when they had nothing. Tersoo was detained with the motorcycle and the okadaman asked to go and get money to retrieve his motorcycle. Tersoo’s initial crime is that he intervened when SARS engaged the motorcycle owner. The motorcycle is still with the Police in Adikpo.

Tersoo’s lifeless body was discovered at the Kwande General Hospital Adikpo the following day. The explanation from the DPO was that he was carrying bullets and tobacco in his wallet. Worse, this revelation only came out yesterday after kinsmen had refused an initial offer of #200,000 from the police to foot burial bills and let the matter die!

His father is pleading there be justice for his poor son! Until his remains were discovered at the morgue, the police never agreed he was in their custody!

The boy’s uncle Mr DK Orzende can be reached on 0817 623 3263 since the father is not learned to speak english

About author

Articles

A prolific writer of about two decades standing experience
Related posts
UKAN KURUGH HUMANITARIAN WORK

Gbakaan: Operation done at last

By Ukan Kurugh Finally, Doctors at Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH) have

Read more
UKAN KURUGH HUMANITARIAN WORK

Erdoo Luper Amo's health improves monumentally, Returns to Makurdi

Many thanks to a philanthropist and big sister By Ukan Kurugh Erdoo Luper Amo who was last

Read more
UKAN KURUGH HUMANITARIAN WORK

Flood: A call to save late Gov. Aper Aku's Only House in Makurdi, as son cries out

…A Passionate appeal to the state government By Ukan Kurugh In the wake of the raining

Read more
Newsletter
Get latest news update now

Sign up for News headquarters Daily Digest and get trending updates tailored for you now.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.