TheMail Newspaper reports that it took the vigilance and timely intervention of the security officials who overpowered him before taking him inside the waiting prison van.
The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Uko Udom, SAN appreciated security agencies (especially the police and DSS) for their investigations that aided the state in presenting a solid case before the court. He also thanked the security agents present in court for stalling the attempted escape of the sentenced murderer.
“I don’t think it (the attempted escape) is something to be surprised about. This young man committed some very grievous and gruesome offenses. I think the security officials were very attentive and that is why they were able to overcome him and put him up”, Uko Udom said while fielding questions from newsmen.