Abia State authorities has reacted to the loss of life of 1 Onyekachi A. Nwogu who was allegedly gunned down by an officer of the Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Inspector Robinson Otobong Abel (M).
Abel who was hooked up to the Akwa Ibom State Command of the Corps allegedly killed the sufferer in entrance of his compound at Umuokoro Umuokpo Village alongside Aba-Ikot Ekpene Street, Aba, on Tuesday, eighth September, 2020.
Reacting, the State authorities in an announcement issued by its Commissioner for Data, John Okiyi Kalu expressed regrets over the unlucky incident.
It strongly condemned the obvious act of carelessness and callousness that has led to the lack of yet one more treasured life underneath avoidable circumstances.
”The Authorities needs to specific its sincerest condolences to the household and pals of the late Nwogu.”
”We commend vigilant group youth, males and officers of the Abia State Police Command and people of the Nigeria Military, for guaranteeing the immediate arrest of the suspect who’s now in custody. ”
Kalu, nevertheless, assured the sufferer’s household, pals and all Abians, that no stone will probably be left unturned in guaranteeing that justice is swiftly executed on this matter.
The State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, PhD, additionally expressed his sincerest condolences to the household and pals of the late Nwogu and promised to go to the bereaved household and group to personally convey his sympathy to them.
”We want to name on the youth of the affected group and others rightly pained by this unhappy incident to not take the regulation into their arms and keep away from any act able to frightening additional violence or lack of lives as safety brokers have been absolutely deployed to take care of the peace and shield all law-abiding residents.”