ThisDay Newspaper has denied a journalist arrested alongside with suspects linked to the October 29 raid on the home of Mary Odili, a Justice of the Supreme Court.
In an announcement by its managing editor, Bolaji Adebiyi, the newspaper acknowledged Stanley Nkwazema was neither its staff member nor Contributing Editor as he had claimed.
Mr Adebiyi recalled, on the opposite hand, that he was a Sports activities Correspondent with the newspaper and resigned more than 15 years ago.
He added that the suspect, admire hundreds of alternative readers of the newspaper, primitive to send for publication articles and analyses and was on the total obliged.
”Since his resignation, THISDAY had at no time shriveled Mr Nkwazema to review any anecdote, and everyone is conscious of nothing of his alleged investigation of a myth ensuing within the raid of the home of Hon. Justice Odili” the assertion added.
Earlier on Thursday, the Force Public Household members Officer, Frank Mba, had paraded 14 suspects linked to the suspects who invaded Mrs Odili’s rental.
Read assertion in beefy:
THISDAY PRESS RELEASE
DISCLAIMER: STANLEY NKWAZEMA IS NOT OUR STAFF/CONTRIBUTING EDITOR
The attention of the management of THISDAY NEWSPAPERS has been drawn to the data making the rounds that Mr. Stanley Nkwazema, one amongst these suspected to luxuriate in invaded the home of Justice Mary Odili claimed to be a staff and Contributing Editor of THISDAY.
Opposite to his relate, Mr. Nkwazema is neither a Workers of THISDAY nor a Contributing Editor. He was a Sports activities Correspondent and resigned more than 15 years ago.
On the opposite hand, every so gradually, he, admire hundreds of alternative readers of the newspaper, sends for publication articles and analyses and is incessantly obliged, a privilege THISDAY gives to about a of its ex-staff. That does now not in any manner manufacture him a staff and contributing Editor of THISDAY.
Since his resignation, THISDAY had at no time shriveled Mr. Nkwazema to review any anecdote, and everyone is conscious of nothing of his alleged investigation of a myth ensuing within the raid of the home of Hon. Justice Odili.
The police authorities and most of the folks would possibly per chance merely restful, ensuing from this truth, gift that Mr. Nkwazema, in spite of shall be his involvement in this subject, was now not performing on behalf of THISDAY in any form or fabricate.
Managing Editor (Print and Digital)
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