During the tour of the facilities yesterday, Vice President Osinbajo said that an attack on the critical institutions of law enforcement, Police stations and prisons is an attack on the safety, security and wellbeing of the citizens. He condemned the attacks on the federal prison and police command Headquarters in Owerri, Imo state , in which the Police has accused members of the Proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra ( IPOB) of masterminding the attacks.
Calling it a mindless attack on the people and the way of life of the people; He said that there are many people who are working tirelessly daily to improve the nation’s system, to build up and enhance it.
VP Osinbajo called on everyone to reject the agents of anarchy that seek to weaponize the frustration and discontent of young people , for their own profit. He cautioned that the path of violence can only lead to disaster that consumes everyone.
Saying that the search for the unknown gunmen is already in motion to arrest and bring them to book, Osinbajo assured Imo residents that security presence has been enhanced to ensure that peace reigns in the state.