Oyogist.com has learned that the Governor of Anambra State, Gov. Willie Obiano has kicked against the incessant attack by unknown bandits on security personnels in the state.
The governor also condemned the attack on Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
.”I have chosen this moment to address the state since the unfortunate incident at Isuofia on March 31, wherein a town hall meeting, involving Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo and youths of the town, was disrupted by armed men, killing three policemen in the process.
“The gunmen also abducted the Commissioner for Public Utilities, Hon. Emeka Ezenwanne.“I am happy to announce that the Honourable Commissioner is unhurt, very stable and in good physical and mental condition, no ransom was demanded and none paid for his release.
“I must now condemn in its entirety the violence that is erupting in our dear state and the continued targeting and killing of members of security forces working here.“This tendency portends grave danger for the peace and security we have worked so hard to entrench in our dear state.
“The aftermath of the EndSARS protests is still fresh in our minds with the obvious rise in the crime rate following a lull in security activities,” he said.Obiano further promised that his administration would support families of the security personnel who died During the attack.