Gov. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu-advocates high level vigilance
Abia state Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, has directed security agencies in the state to ensure the immediate arrest of unidentified persons who launched two separate attacks against security agents, and dispossessed them of their service arms.
A statement issued by the state Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, and obtained by SummitNews, said that Gov. Ikpeazu also directed that the arms seized from the security agents be recovered immediately.
The state government strongly advised individuals and corporate organization in the state to maintain high level of vigilance, as well as take necessary measures to protect themselves, their customers and establishments, to complement the efforts of government and security agents.
According to the statement, “parents and guardians are also advised to warn and monitor their children/wards to ensure they do not engage in criminal activities as the long arm of the law will surely catch up with anyone involved in criminal activities.
“All suspicious movements and persons should be promptly reported to the Abia State Police Command via this number; 0803 541 5405.
“Law abiding citizens are advised to go about their normal duties as Government has activated all necessary security protocols to protect lives and property of all citizens and residents.”