Ekiti Incident: President Tinubu Orders IGP To Apprehend Perpetrators

…….As Ekiti Governor, Senate Leader Meet IGP

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has ordered the IGP to ensure that all the perpetrators in the Ekiti incidents are apprehended and caused to face the full wrath of the law.

In a statement on Thursday, 1st February 2024 signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said that this was made known during the visit of the Ekiti State Governor, Biodun Oyebanji, and the Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Opeyemi Bamidele, to the Inspector General of Police at the Force Headquarters on Thursday to address the incidents in a bid to finding a lasting solution to them.

The IGP has expressed the unrelenting commitment of the Force to addressing the challenge, ensuring that the perpetrators are brought to book and the kidnapped pupils rescued unhurt.

In addition, the IGP has ordered the deployment of Police helicopter, Armored Personnel Carriers, IRT and STS operatives, and Police Mobile Force personnel, to augment the manpower already deployed to Ekiti for the special operations.