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Gov. Ugwuanyi offers automatic employment, support to wives of slain police officers




Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Thursday, paid condolence visits to households of a few of the law enforcement officials who had been attacked by yet-to-be-identified gunmen, at checkpoints in Obeagu-Amechi, Enugu South Native Authorities Space and Amagunze, Nkanu East LGA, residing on the suburb of Ugbo-Odogwu, Trans Ekulu and Edward Nnaji Avenue, Abakpa Nike, in Enugu East LGA.

The grief-stricken governor, who condoled with the households provided computerized employment to the wives of the deceased, paid three months salaries of their late husbands together with different money donations.

Gov. Ugwuanyi introduced that the condolence bundle is relevant to wives of different affected officers, including that the spouses even have the choice of scholarship of their youngsters to secondary college stage instead of computerized employment.

On the Ugbo-Odogwu residence of late Inspector Timothy Tion, an indigene of Benue State, Gov. Ugwuanyi consoled the spouse, Okuma Janet, provided her computerized employment, gave her three-month salaries of her husband with different money donations.

The governor, who was accompanied by a staff of senior law enforcement officials led by the Assistant Commissioner of Police accountable for State Felony Investigation and Intelligence Division (CIID), ACP Fidelis Ogarabe, prayed for the repose of the souls of Inspector Tion and different victims, assuring that their loss of life won’t be in useless.

At Edward Nnaji Avenue, Abakpa, Gov. Ugwuanyi met with the daddy and siblings of one of many slain law enforcement officials, Inspector Emeka Nnaji, from Owo in Nkanu East LGA, and consoled them.

He equally provided computerized employment to the spouse of the deceased, Mrs. Nwadi Nnaji, who was at his husband’s residence at Agbani, and introduced the identical sum of money with different packages for her.

Responding, the spouse of late Inspector Tion, Janet, thanked Gov. Ugwuanyi for his kindness in coming to console them, and for providing her computerized employment.

The aged father of late Inspector Nnaji, Mr. Christian Nnaji, additionally thanked the governor for the uncommon gesture and requested God to proceed to bless him.

The Enugu State Command of the Nigeria Police Pressure, in a press release by its Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, had disclosed that “preliminary investigations have commenced”.

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