Police authorities on the Force headquarters in Abuja have disclosed the the explanation why Prince Kpokpogri, the ex-boyfriend of Tonto Dikeh was arrested at Trandcorp Hilton Lodge Abuja and detained.
The force debunked claims that Kpokpogri was not detained as a result of the Nollywood actress has a reference to the DIG in charge of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Bureau, DIG Joseph Egbunike.
Quite, Prince Kpokpogiri who’s at the moment dealing with a pending investigation at Force CID was stated to have bypassed Police authorities, went and employed 2 law enforcement officials attached to Maitsma Police station, took them to Transcorp Lodge and threatened to open fireplace at Tonto Dikeh if she didn’t hand over the keys of an SUV to him, Kpokpogiri.
Vanguard investigation confirmed that within the early hours of Tuesday 19, October, 2021, at about 12.30 am, Prince Kpokpogiri took his driver and two policemen and went to Transcorp Hilton.
“They blocked a car that was packed there and stayed until 6am. Kpokpogiri’s driver stated he gave the keys of the car to Tonto Dikeh however Prince Kpokpogiri alleged the automobile was stolen.
Within the confusion and argument that ensued, one of many policemen allegedly pointed his gun on the top of Tonto Dikeh, prompting the Safety staff at Transcorp to alert the Inspector Basic of Police..
At that time the IGP, Usman Alkali Baba directed the DIG in cost FCIIB to look into the matter. DIG Egbunike subsequently deployed the Commissioner of Police in Cost Administration at Power CID, CP Umar Sanda and a few police operatives to the scene.
On the scene, Prince Kpokpogiri was stated to have grow to be violent and was allegefly raining insults and curses on the Law enforcement officials whereas all entreaties for him to relax failed.
Consequently, when DIG Egbunike was briefed concerning the conduct of Prince Kpokpogiri, he ordered the arrest of the Prince and the policemen that the prince got here with.”
The pressure stated his arrest is to allow him to regain his sanity after which he can be questioned on the problem about possession or in any other case on the car in query.
DIG Joseph Egbunike confirmed the arrest to Vanguard saying, “Sure, I known as my CP Sanda Umar, CP Administratiin who despatched officers to arrest them. He (Kpokoogiri) turned insulting and uncontrollable. I ordered his detention to allow him relax. In addition to, he has a pending petition in opposition to him which CP Sanda Umar is investigating.”
It will be recalled that Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh had earlier dragged Prince Kpokpogri to the police headquarters, accusing him of extortion, blackmail and menace to life.
A petition written by her lawyer and dated 10 September 2021 demanded police probe of the politician/lover for quite a lot of allegations, together with prison defamation, hacking, cyberstalking, and acquiring by false pretences.
The petition learn: “Our shopper has causes to imagine that Kpokpogri Joesph had planted a closed-circuit tv digicam (CCTV) at personal areas of his residence and staged-managed these visits with the goal of blackmailing our shopper.
“She was stunned when someday in August the stated Joseph began demanding for the sum of 5 million naira from her and threatened to show her nude footage and different such doc referring to her if refuses to pay.
“To actualize this demand, the stated Kpokpgri began sending messages, paperwork and recordsdata containing delicate data and supplies referring to our shoppers to her cellphone whereas releasing some to the general public.
“Our shopper believes that Joesph hacked her cellphone and illegally obtained personal conversations she had with a 3rd celebration which he, Joesph Kppkpogri then triggered to be launched to the general public on or concerning the sixth day of September 2021.
“Our shopper has been receiving sequence of threats cellphone calls which she believes are being orchestrated by the stated Kpokpogri.
“On or concerning the seventh day of September 2021, our shopper acquired a cellphone name from this line 09038727436 which threatened her that if she writes something in opposition to the stated Kpokpgri, they are going to kill her; that they know the place her son is education and each different element about her.
“By cause of the above, we urge you to make use of your good workplace to trigger an in depth investigation into the above details with a view to bringing Joseph Kpokpgri to e book.”
Tonto and Kpokpogri are stated to have parted methods over allegations he was dishonest on her.