De-Villa boss Nworgu rearrested after 3 weeks in hiding
An alleged fraudulent real estate developer and boss of De-Villa, Dr. Kelly Nworgu, has been rearrested and detained by the Rivers State Police Command, three weeks after he jumped bail over alleged land scams worth millions of naira.
His reappearance was the grace his sureties, a pastor and three others, needed to regain their freedom.
They had signed Bail Bond for Nworgu, who after securing freedom went into hiding.
This led to the arrest and detention of the sureties when they could not produce the accused in court.
The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, said that boss of De-villa, Kelly Nworgu, submitted himself to Police a few days ago after much pressure from Police and his victims and search for his whereabouts and consistent trail on him for 3 weeks.
According to him, the Police has detained Kelly Nworgu and released his Pastor and three others who stood as sureties for his bail application.
His Pastor had voluntarily signed a bail bound for Dr Kelly Nworgu after his detention on the orders of the Commissioner of Police, Mustapha Dandaura.
After diligent interrogation of Kelly on the volumes of debt and defrauding of innocent Rivers residents and without providing any authentic land after receiving full payments, a lead Pastor in his local church could not conduct services for three weeks as Kelly Immediately absconded after being released on bail.
Meanwhile, the Chairman and Spokesman of the victims of De-villa land scam, Chief Michael Ezedike, has hailed the efforts of the Police in re-arresting the wanted Real Estate developer.
Nworgu is alleged to have defrauded his victims to the tune of N16 billion in land transactions.