Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode says his government will spare no effort to ensure the safe return of the three female students of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School in Ikorodu area of the state, who were kidnapped by a group of armed gang on Monday evening February 29th.
Ambode in an announcement marked by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde and discharged today March 2nd 2016, condemned the appalling incident, pretty much as he assured that the Police and other security agents have swunginto action, with useful leads and with an unwavering determination to track down the perpetrators of the act and ensure the safe return of the girls.
“We have not been noiseless on this unfortunate development. In a fragile security matter of this nature, where youthful honest individuals are included and administration of data requests most extreme sagacious, we were persuaded that quick and composed response, guided by insight gives an account of the part of the Police, was a superior and more delicate way to deal with take, as opposed to an amazing, terrified reaction.
“he said. He said the State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni and also the Assistant Inspector General of Police for the Lagos/Ogun Command were completely on ground at the scene and region of the episode driving coordinated effort exertion including each military apparatus. “We have faith in the limit of the Police to lead we shall spare no effort in securing the safe release of the girls and continue to secure the school and indeed every part occurrence happened and God helping us, we might save no exertion in securing the protected arrival of the young ladies and keep on securing the school and to be sure all aspects of Lagos”.
Governor Ambode said the episode may not be detached with his late visit to a few sections of Ikorodu where he read the uproar demonstration to vandals and criminal posses on the intention of the state government to take the fight to their alcoves in an energetic push to secure the pipelines. “We trust this is an instance of wickedness battling back. Be that as it may, Lagos will neither succumb to dangers of disorder nor bow to dread. Our purpose is clear; we will help the Police and other security organizations in managing definitively with this one shocking case and anticipate future reoccurrence. We will convey the assets available to us to shield each life and property inside of our consideration,” he said.
Gov Ambode likewise reviewed a comparable occurrence in Arepo range of Ogun State, where a ranking staff of a main information transfers office was captured three days back, however saying that he has gotten confirmation from both the Ogun State Police and Lagos Police Commands on their synergistic endeavors to tame the hazard of grabbing and guarantee return of request and security.
He likewise complimented the chivalry of the understudies of the school who set up a valiant imperviousness to keep the snatching of their mates, pretty much as he applauded the experienced and measured reaction of the school administration in the wake of the occurrence. “The state government is with you in conveying this deplorable scene to a brisk determination. I wish to advance for quiet and backing of each Lagosian. I ask them to be careful and supportive to the security agents in this grave assignment to free the condition of each type of guiltiness, cultism and terrorism,” he said