This is the face of the inmate whose gang members allegedly attacked the Nigerian Correctional Service
escort vehicle on its way from the court at Nanka, Anambra State.
He was forcefully released after killing the escort NCoS personnel and a police officer.
Below are his particulars:
Name: CHIDI NWANKWO
Custody No: C/No:28/2021
Age: 46 years
Charge No: MCNA/16 /2021
Offence: Secs 82&83 of Criminal Code Law Anambra State (accessories after the fact – definition of &
accessories after the fact to felonies).
Date of remand: 17/03/2021
Court of remand: Magistrates Court 2 Nanka, Anambra State
State of origin: Anambra
Tribe: IgboReligion: Christian (Pentecostal)
Native of Enemuogo kindred, Umudiabo village, Ndiowuu in Orumba North L.G.A., Anambra State.
Chidi Nwankwo is accused of assisting his brother, Anayo NWANKWO who was being tried for arson to escape. Anayo NWANKWO was said to have pretended to be ill when a prosecutor arraigned him for trial at the Magistrates Court 2, Nanka on the 8th of March 2021, prompting the Magistrate to release him for medical attention and CHIDI stood as his guarantor.
Eventually, Anayo escaped hence, Chidi, who stood in as his guarantor was arrested for aiding the escape of his brother, Anayo.
The State Controller, Barr. Emmanuel Nwakeze wishes to appeal to the good people of Anambra State and indeed all Nigerians to assist in recapturing the fugitive, Chidi Nwankwo.
A cash prize of N200,000 (Two Hundred Thousand Naira) awaits anyone with useful intelligence that can assist in his recapture.
Such information should be made available to the nearest Custodial Centre, Police Station or any other
security agency, please.
Phone: 07087086005, 09060004598 or 08075050006.
DSC Francis EKEZIE
NCoS Command PRO, Anambra State
For: Controller of Corrections, Anambra State