The Married woman of the Governor of Abia Province, Mrs Nkechi Ikpeazu on Thur visited the student of Abia Province Polytechnic, Aba, who was allegedly raped by policemen attached to the Rapid Response Squad in Aba.
The incident sparked off protests by students of the institution.
Reacting, Mrs Ikpeazu who was represented by Dr Suzzy Nwachukwu, a medical personnel attached to the Business office of the Married woman of the Governor, spell visiting the medical facility where the victim was receiving handling condemned the activity of the perpetrators of the heinous offense.
She famous that the Governor’s married woman vowed to ensure that the matter was not swept under the carpet, adding that her foundation, Vicar Hope, will human foot the victim’s medical bills.
Mrs Ikpeazu farther directed that the lady be moved to some other medical facility within the province for superior tending and warned those who are still allegedly threatening her to prepare for the total weight of the law.
Meanwhile, the province regime has called on the Commissioner of Constabulary, Mrs Janet Agbede to investigate allegations of harassment of students and other citizens by security agents in the Province.
The Commissioner for Information, Primary John Okiyi Kalu, who made this known said Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has directed the constabulary authorities to ensure total investigation and prosecution of officers who are engaged in harassing law abiding citizens to serve as deterrent to others.
According to him, Governor Ikpeazu is actively monitoring the state of affairs with the alleged harassment and rape of Abiapoly students with a view to ensuring the protection of all law abiding citizens.
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