The All Progressves Congress, (APC), has told security agents to urgently bring the perpetrators of last Saturday’s attack on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to justice.
Senator John James Akpanudoudehe, National Secretary, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the APC said this in a document obtained from the official Twitter handle of the party, @OfficialAPCNg.
The APC condemned the attack in strong terms, thanked God for the governor’s safety and praised his security details for repelling the attack.
The APC called for collaboration with security agencies to end all forms of criminality in the country.
@OfficialAPCNg wrote: “The All Progressives Congress condemns the attack on the convoy of the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. We thank God for his safety and praise the dutiful security details for repelling the attack.
“We are confident our security services will do everything to unravel the criminals behind the attack and bring them to book.
“The APC reiterates that we must all collaborate to end criminality in all forms. A crime is a crime and should not be politicised in any way.”
Recall that the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom was attacked on Saturday on his farm along Makurdi-Gboko road by yet to be identified gun men.