Buhari Condemns Attack On Ortom, President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday described the attack on Benue State Governor as unacceptable and should not be politicised.
Buhari who also said an attack on any Nigerian is an attack on all Nigerians
however welcomed the deployment of a high-level team of crack investigators to the state from the Police headquarters in Abuja.
calling on the officers to fish out the perpetrators of the attack and bring them to justice.
“In expressing his sympathies, and that of the government of the federation to Governor Ortom and all Benue indigenes,
President Buhari said the unfortunate incident must not be politicized, reiterating that an attack on one Nigerian is an attack on all Nigerians,” a statement from a presidential aide, Garba Shehu, added.
The Nigerian leader, therefore, directed the Police to undertake a thorough investigation into the incident involving the governor.
“Let there be a transparent investigation and whoever it is should face the law”
However, he emphasized that this unfortunate incident is not in any way political and the media should ensure the masses are not mis-informed
Ortom who also alleged the gunmen to be Fulani Herds men gave credit to his securities for responding promptly
Buhari Condemns Attack On Ortom
BY ONOME F.E