"Return In 7 Days Or Be Declared Wanted"-Ebonyi Governor Orders Return Of Brutalized Schoolgirl Uzoamaka
Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday ordered the return of the 15-year-old girl, Uzoamaka Chukwu, who was stripped and tortured on July 13 by some people in Uburu, Ohaozara Local Government Area of the State.
He stated that if she wasn't returned within 7 days, she would be declared wanted.
Uzomaka, who has been adopted by a philanthropic businesswoman, Ms Rita Nnenna Anoh was dehumanized and humiliated in the presence of her community members in a broad day light.
Umahi, who gave the order on Sunday when he visited the family of the teenager at Umunaga Uburu, said her return would enable state government take full responsibility of her rehabilitation and training, reports Vanguard.
He said she must return within seven days or be declared wanted because she remained a property of state.
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