Omo-Agege condemns attacks on Delta communities



Deputy of Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has condemned in strong terms, killing of eight in Uwheru in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.


While calling Nigeria Police to immediately bring suspected herdsmen who carried out unprovoked to justice, Senator Omo-Agege charged Nigerian Army to fish out personnel alleged to have accompanied the killers to perpetuate the heinous crime.


lawmaker called on security agencies to restore normalcy to communities, as he appealed for calm.


On Thursday, suspected herdsmen allegedly aided by soldiers, were said to have attacked Avwon, Agadama, Ohoror, and other communities of Uwheru , Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.


They reportedly killed over eight with several others sustaining serious injuries and , including farms, destroyed.



Reacting, Omo-Agege said: “I condemn the unprovoked and killing of my constituents and the destruction of their by suspected herdsmen.



“The on Avwon, Agadama, Ohoror and other communities of Uwheru , is one too many.



“I call on security agencies to bring the perpetrators to book by ensuring that they face the wrath of the law.


“I assure the people of Uwheru Kingdom that this matter will not swept under the carpet and that the weight of the law will brought on those found culpable”.