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Deploy security to Anambra to curb killings – Reps tells NSA




The Home of Representatives has urged the Nationwide Safety Adviser (NSA) and different safety companies to deploy all vital machineries to Anambra State to be able to comprise the menace of insecurity within the State.

This adopted the adoption of a movement of pressing public significance by Rep Chris Azugbogu (PDP-Anambra) on the ground of the Home on Tuesday in Abuja.

In his movement, he famous with grave concern the safety breaches which are going down inside Anambra that hitherto was a peaceable state, now turning right into a centre of assaults by unknown gunmen.

He additional famous that these killings have been orchestrated by mischief makers, bent on inflicting stress and panic within the state forward of the Nov. 6 governorship election within the state.

Azugbogu alleged that no single day passes with out a reported case of theft, abduction and outright killings, including that the perpetrators had no human conscience in them.

In keeping with him, on Tuesday, Sept. 28, Dr Chike Akunyili, the husband of the late former Director-Common of NAFDAC, Prof Dora Akunyili and eight others, have been slaughtered at Nkpor, Onitsha in Anambra.

“The following day, the police station in Orumba north was attacked and folks have been killed,” he mentioned.

He said that on Sept. 30, his car was attacked alongside Nnewi Nnobi street resulting in the final word dying of one in all his drivers.

He added that the workplace of the Division of State Safety was additionally burnt down on Oct. 3, folks have been additionally killed and homes burnt.

Azugbogu noticed that there was a have to work with safety companies to curtail such an act in direction of making the state protected for law-abiding residents to go about their lawful companies.

He said that except drastic measures have been taken to halt and fight these components terrorising the states, occasions in Anambra would flip into a serious disaster in the whole South East and the nation.

The Home, due to this fact, mandated the committee on Nationwide safety and intelligence and police affairs to make sure that normalcy is restored throughout the state and report back to the Home inside three weeks.

The Home additionally noticed a minute of silence for the late driver and different folks killed.

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