According to a report that has since gone viral on social media, Nnamani was allegedly arrested and jailed after he made a post on social media, calling out the school he graduated from, over their alleged poor treatment of their teaching staff.
This young man, Chijioke Nnamani, has been in Onitsha prison since January that his mates at NYSC have graduated leaving him behind. What did he do? He made a post on Facebook asking MADONNA UNIVERSITY to treat their lecturers nicely as god lecturers are hard to find.
— Samtekzy ?? (@Sam1surest) April 1, 2019
According to another viral post circulating on Twitter calling for the release of Chijioke Nnamani, with the trending hashtag #FreeNnamani, the man is billed to appear before a Federal High Court in Awka earlier today.
Friends and family are now calling for his freedom, one of them wrote:
“How can this Young youth be imprisoned simply because he criticized his former school Madonna University for not having good lecturers… He will be in Fed High Court Awka on Monday…. Kindly Retweet till #FreeNnamani trends”
— Mmduva Moses (@mmduva) April 3, 2019
Nigerians while reacting to the corps member’s arrest and detention, have decried that rate of injustice being perpetrated across the country by the law enforcement agencies that are saddled with the responsibilities of upholding the law.