NIGERIA- This story has been making a wave, especially on Facebook. Mr Christopher Onyejekwe has cried out and pleaded with the authorities of Madonna University Okija, to release his son, Benedict Onyejekwe who he claimed has been arrested and detained since January 19th, 2019 for alleged ‘cybercrime’.
Going by him, his son was arrested for describing the school authorities as ‘evil-minded’ people in a Facebook post which the school termed as ‘cybercrime’.
Mr Christopher Onyejekwe said,
‘please I need to tell the whole world about this situation, my son has been detained and dragged to court since January for calling them ‘evil-minded’ people. They say its cybercrime and even when a judge granted us bail, they connived with the police not to release my son. They are doing all these to intimidate us because they know I am sick and don’t have money to fight them’.
Back in March 2019, another Nigerian Lady, Goodness Chidinma, took to Twitter to accuse authorities of Madonna University Okija, of getting her brother, Chijioka Nnamani, arrested over a Facebook post.
According to her tweets, Chijioke, an alumnus of the school had published a post on his Facebook page in January this year which the school authority found unappealing and petitioned the police. Read HERE