MINORITY CAUCUS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES DEMAND ARREST AND PROSECUTION OF MASTERMINDS OF ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT ON BENUE STATE GOVERNOR SAMUEL ORTOM
Written by wave FM on March 22, 2021
The Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives has called on security agencies to track and bring to justice, those involved in the assassination attempt of Benue State GovernorSAMUEL ORTOM.
The leader of the Caucus, NDUDI ELUMELU, in a statement said the caucus, is alarmed by the assassination attempt on Governor ORTOM, describing it as another move by criminals to destabilize the state.
The legislators insisted on full-scale investigation into the unfortunate incidence with a view to bringing the assailants and their masterminds, no matter how highly placed to justice”.
The minority caucus, however, commended the security personnel attached to Governor ORTOM for their gallantry in repelling the attackers, while also charging the Inspector General to beef up security and intelligence gathering around the governor at this critical time”.
Edited by Chinwendu Nwani