Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has expressed shock over deaths and bodily harms occasioned by the reported misuse of firearm by a police operative in Enugu.
Ugwuanyi, who spoke through his Media Aide, Mr Louis Amoke, described the incident as “sad’’ and “unfortunate’’.
The governor, who visited the survivors of the attack at the Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, Parklane, Enugu, said the state government would offset their medical bills.
Ugwuanyi also charged the hospital management to ensure that the victims received adequate and optimal medical attention.
“I empathise with the victims and wished them quick recovery.
“I also condole with families of the deceased over this unfortunate incident,’’ he further said.