They grabbed him immediately and bundled him into a van to avoid giving him any other chance of fleeing from the court premises.
Reports have it that the trial judge, Justice Bassey Nkanang, in his judgment also sentenced Akpan to life imprisonment for a forceful affair with the deceased, Miss Umoren.
A video shared by BBC Pidgin on instagram showed the moment Uduak tried to escape from the court premises
Nigerians react as Uduak Akpan attempts to escape court premises.
“I was told that state Gov’s haven’t been signing any de@th warrant for years now ! So why do I feel all this is a packaged drama ? Pls educate me if am on the wrong lane.”
“Justice well served”
“Justice atlast .”
“Wow since then ?? Over a year now .”
“Baba want make them just shoot am make him go straight.”