Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Tuesday stormed the premises of the Rochas Okorocha Foundation in Imo state and sealed the facility.
The operatives from the Enugu Zonal Office of the commission barred about 1,500 students of the foundation from gaining access to the school situated in Owerri. It was gathered that the students, who are catered for academically and welfare-wise, were harassed as they tried gaining entry to the facility.
EFCC officials assisted by state officials forcefully gained entry into the premises and molested those on ground in the facility. “Several students sustained varying degrees of injuries and are now currently receiving treatment. A girl was kicked in the stomach”, a staff said.
The situation escalated as staff of the Foundation who attempted to help the girl were also said to have been beaten. It took the intervention of the principal before the situation was put under control.