Police Parade 14 Suspects Over Justice Odili’s Home Raid

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The Nigeria police have paraded 14 suspects that invaded the house of the Supreme Court Justice on October 29.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba paraded the suspects in Abuja on Thursday, November 11, and explained that their arrest followed a swift investigation by the police.

Channels TV reported Some of the suspects included a fake Chief Superintendent of Police, Lawrence Ajodo; a journalist with one of the national dailies, and an Islamic scholar.

Justice Mary Odili
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Mba, said some of the suspects linked with the incident including two military personnel are at large.

He added that the suspects conspired to raid the residence following information that Justice Odili was keeping a large sum of money in foreign currencies.

During the parade, Ajojo confessed that he was engaged as a consultant by the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN.

He told journalists that he was not a police officer. However, said he was a consultant for the AGF

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“I am not an officer of the Nigeria Police but a consultant for the AGF; he did not send us to raid Mrs. Odili’s house.”

Meanwhile, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, had absolved his office of involvement in the incident.

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