UNIUYO graduate dies in police custody after he was allegedly wrongfully arrested and beaten to death

A graduate of the University of Uyo, Kubiet Akpan, popularly called Icon allegedly died in police custody.

The fitness enthusiast and the only son of his parents who was waiting to be called up for NYSC allegedly wrongfully arrested by the Nigerian police, B division Ewet Housing Estate, Akwa Ibom, on Sunday, August 29, and accused of being an armed robber, taken to the cell where he was allegedly beaten till he died.

Friends search for him in B division and multiple other police stations but the police allegedly denied having him and they eventually realized Kubiet had been killed after his aunt called the police commissioner and people in government.

After he died, the police took his body to Headquarters Ikot Akpan Abia mortuary without informing his family.

Friends took to Facebook to mourn him and call for justice.

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