Ayade charges security agents to halt spate of violence in Calabar



Gov. Ben Ayade of , has charged agencies in the state to take legitimate actions to halt the spate of arson and carnage witnessed in some parts of Calabar.
The governor’s charge is contained in a release issued on Sunday in Calabar by, Mr Christian Ita, 
Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the governor
The governor also wants the agents to carry out a - -to- search, for looted property, and arrest anyone involved in the looting of both public and private property in the state.
The governor who said he understood the pain of the people, noted there was need to protect the collective commonwealth of the people, which was currently under threat by some persons who are desperately trying to discredit the peaceful disposition of the citizens of .
Ayade urged the agencies to take legitimate actions to ensure calm returned to the state, especially as the government was already working towards ensuring the demands of those who genuinely participated in the #EndSARS march are met.
The governor also called on the citizens to rise up and defend their land from criminal elements bent on destroying the image of the state. (NAN)