- Inibehe Effiong,a Human Rights Lawyer, has been released from Uyo Prison after 30 days for alleged contempt of court.
The Akwa Ibom State Chief Judge,Ekaete Obot, on 27 July ,2022 sentenced Mr Effiong to prison after the lawyer objected to the presence of two named police operatives in the courtroom.
The Lawyer stepped out of the prison around 8.am to a waiting crowd of supporters around the prison premises.
“I consider it an honour for me to be incacerated for the truth,”Mr Effiong told reporters and supporters.
According to Effiong,his incaceration has strengthened his revolve to fight for Truth and Justice in Nigeria.
“This voice,till no end,is now louder”, he said.