The Government of Abia state has declared a man wanted for absconding from a COVID-19 Isolation centre in Aba area of the state.
The state government also made public the file pictures of the man identified as Emmanuel Ononiwu. He was declared wanted after he tested positive to COVID-19 and escaped from a holding centre in Aba prior to being moved into isolation.
POLITICS NIGERIA gathered that Emmanuel is a generator mechanic, uses a Mercedes V-Boot car, previously used a Mercedes 190 brand and is believed to be from Ikeduru LGA of Imo State but resident in Aba.
“If seen, please call 0700 2242 362 and do not approach him physically without adequate protection to avoid being infected with COVID-19.”
“All enforcement units at the borders and security checkpoints are hereby notified to be on the lookout for him as there are indications he is planning to flee the state,” a statement from the government read.