I Can’t Confirm If PeterTex Is Alive Or Not – Cross River CP

In Breaking News, National News, News, Reports

By Emma Unah

Mr Austin Agbonlahon, the Cross River State Commissioner of Police says he cannot confirm if ace broadcaster, Mr Petex Etim is still alive or not.

Speaking with journalists on today, Monday at the Ernest Etim Bassey Press Center in Calabar during an interaction, the Police Commissioner said investigations are still on to unravel the whereabouts of Petex Etim who was abducted from his home in Calabar about ten months ago.

“I cannot confirm the story. Generally you cannot confirm somebody’s death when you have not seen the corpse. On that premise you can’t take a position. Incidentally, the incident happened while I had not come here, however it was brought to my knowledge. Investigation is still on and we have not lost hope”.

He said incidents of kidnappings have reduced since he assumed office following the measures he put in place to check mate the activities of hoodlums.

He however advised residents to make friends with police men to ensure that whenever they are in trouble or smell trouble, they can reach such a friend who will take the necessary measures to assist them.

“If you have a police friend even if he is not on ground he could call anywhere and say so and so person is in trouble and the police knows how to handle the situation”.

Speaking on inter communal strife, Mr Agbolanhon said instead of people engaging in unnecessary killing of themselves expecting the police to intervene, leaders in such communities should take measures to ensure that conflict is nipped in the bud before it erupts.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism

CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.


New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here

Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Never Be Afraid Of Asking Questions… BY AGBA JALINGO 

Freedom House, America’s oldest think thank, devoted to the support and defense of democracy around the world, was formally

Citizen Agba Jalingo and his grandmother, Mrs Mary Andokie Ikwen (nee Ushie) during a visit to her in 2021.

CrossRiverWatch Publisher, Agba Jalingo Loses Grandmother Aged 121

By Jonathan Ugbal The grandmother of CrossRiverWatch publisher, Agba Jalingo, Mrs. Mary Andokie Ikwen (née Ushie) has died aged


The Dream Is To Make UCTH WorldClass Health Institution – CMD, Tours 950 Million COVID-19 Support Funds Facilities

By Patrick Obia The Chief Medical Director of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Prof. Ikpeme A. Ikpeme


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now