Aso Rock murder: NCWS calls on FG to bring killers to book



The National Council of Women’s Societies (NCWS), on Saturday called on the Federal Government to ensure killers of Ms. Laetitia Dagan, fished out and made to face the full wrath of the law.

The National President of NCWS, Mrs Gloria Shoda, said in a statement in Abuja, the murder of Dagan, the Assistant Director of Administration in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, one too many in recent times.

“’The number of people killed every day is alarming; and nobody knows who will be next.

“’The government owes it citizens the right to protection of lives and , so we the government do more in this area.

“We cannot continue to fold our hands and watch fellow Nigerians murdered in cool blood daily.

“’We want all Nigerians to join hands with us and call on the government to do all that is necessary to stop these senseless killings,” Shoda said.

She, however, commended the Nigeria for its quick response, and the arrest of one of the suspects, but urged to do more.

It will be recalled that the late Dagan reportedly killed by unknown assailants in her home in Abuja.

She to have worked in her office at the State House till about 8: 00 p.m. on Monday, when she left for home.

The 47-year old Dagan was, however, attacked and killed at about 11: 00 p.m. same day. (NAN)