Governor Wike Declares That Perpetrators Of Ngboshimini Killings Will Be Brought To Book.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the perpetrators of last Monday's killings at Ngbuoshimini will be brought to justice.
Speaking on Tuesday when he led members of the State Security Council for an on-the-spot assessment of Ngbuoshimini community where unknown gunmen killed innocent persons at a market, Governor Wike said that security agencies have been empowered to fish out the culprits.
"Everybody should remain calm as we are talking measures to ensure that our people are protected from such ugly attacks."
The governor stated that initial security report indicate that it is a cult-related violence, wondering why perpetrators would unleash mayhem on innocent persons.
The governor said that the State Government will assist the families of the deceased.
Governor Wike called on members of the public to cooperate with security agencies through the supply of relevant information to check the activities of criminals.
"We will not leave any stone unturned. We will fight the cultists to the point that they will know that Rivers State is not a safe haven for them.
"But we require the support of the public. The security agencies have given us the assurances that they will do their best. For sometime, we have had relative peace before this unfortunate incident".
It will be recalled that Governor Wike had personally led security agencies to demolish homes of cult leaders in Ngbuoshimini.
Source: Rivers News.