We have a lead on church worshippers' killers - Gov Obiano

Share
We have a lead on church worshippers' killers - Gov Obiano

Minister of State for Environment, Mallam Usman Jibril; and the Minister of State for Education, Prof.

AI says it has not been able to verify the exact number of executions but estimates that at least 60 people were killed and 70 injured in two days.

According to the presidential aide, the delegation is made up of the Ministers of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige; Health, Prof.

Quoting from Osinbajo's letter to Obiano, Akande stated: "Such barbaric act constitutes an affront to our common humanity and challenges, but will not overwhelm our collective resolve to rid our communities of all forms of violent crimes and criminality". Yemi Osinbajo, was deeply saddened by the news of the shooting and death of innocent worship, adding that he extended his deep sympathy to the government and people of Anambra.

The delegation would present a condolence letter from the acting President on behalf of the government and people of Nigeria to Governor Willie Obiano.

"We have been delegated by the Acting President to come and condole with you on the sad shooting of innocent worshippers in Amakwa, Ozubulu, on August 6".

Also, The delegation will visit Bishop Hilary Okeke of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Nnewi, and meet with some of the victims of the attack.

The group had in an article, given "detailed evidence of the extrajudicial executions in Anambra state for which Governor Obiano has apologised, as well as three other incidents of unlawful killings in the state".

Responding, Obiano thanked the Federal Government for showing concern and sending the high-powered delegation, noting that was most expected.

Share

Advertisement

Related Posts

Gorakhpur hospital chief suspended over children's deaths
Demanding a high-level inquiry into the incident , Mayawati said all possible help should be extended to the bereaved families. But hospital sources inform that hospital administration was aware of oxygen shortage, but it never paid any attention to it.

White Helmet volunteers killed by unknown persons in Syria
President Bashar al Assad's government, meanwhile, accuses the group of faking videos and being a tool of its global donors. It was active in rebel-held eastern Aleppo before the territory was seized by forces loyal to President Bashar al Assad .

Glen Campbell Laid to Rest in Arkansas Hometown
Most of you know my father Glen Campbell as the guitar player, singer and global icon that he was. I wrote this song to bring him comfort and to let him know that I will always be there for him.

Drexel Hamilton Reiterates "Hold" Rating for AU Optronics Corp (AUO)
AU Optronics Corp ., launched on August 12, 1996, is a thin-film-transistor liquid-crystal display (TFT-LCD) panel provider. UBS AG cut shares of AU Optronics Corp from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th.

Energy drinks are the gateway to cocaine addiction, study finds
Interestingly, the researchers found no correlation between energy drink use and marijuana consumption. The findings were published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence .

Fayose arrives PDP convention with Presidential campaign posters
The governor had boasted that he would take power from President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. We make mistakes but our ability to correct them if what is important.

Denver Broncos dodge a bullet with Derek Wolfe injury
He missed all of last season with a knee injury suffered in training camp last season while going against Russell Okung. It is always my hope when National Football League players exit in this fashion that is an ankle injury. "Great news.

Helicopter reportedly crashes in woods in Albemarle County
It came after a white nationalist rally rocked Charlottesville and a auto drove into a crowd of anti-fascist counter protesters. It was during this violence that a auto slammed into a street crowded with people, killing one person and injuring 19 others.

Mo Farah last race what time London 2017 5000m TV channel
He finished second in Thursday's 5,000m heat in 13 minutes 30.18 seconds, behind Ethiopia's Yomif Kejelcha . But he was defeated after failing to mount a recovery in the last 200m in a frantic sprint finish.

Pete Dunne Pulled From Weekend Shows Due To Injury
Another report suggested the cut occurred when Darius performed the Pedigree on Dunne, which did look awkward. PROGRESS has yet to announce a new opponent for Gallagher or any other changes to the NY show's lineup.

© 2015 ExpressNewsline. All Rights reserved.