Agila people not responsible for attacking Ebonyi communities – LG Chair

April 15, 2021
6 Views

https://onlinenigeria.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/agila-people-not-responsible-for-attacking-ebonyi-communities-lg-chair.jpg

The Chairman, Ado Local Government Area of Benue, Mr James Oche, said people in Agila community were not responsible for attacks on Ebonyi communities.

In statement he issued on Tuesday in Makurdi, Oche described as the “peak of falsehood“ reports in sections of the mass media which alleged that the people of Agila were behind the attacks.

He said the victims of the attack had already named their attackers and wondered why Agila people were still being accused of masterminding the attacks.

“The people of Agila are peace loving people and have since embraced the recommendations of the Otse Otokpa/Cyril Obazi Agila/Ngbo Inter-community Peace and Security Committee formed by the governments of Ebonyi and Benue’’ he said.

He said Agila people have been cooperating with the National Boundary Commission on the planned delineation and re-beaconing exercise scheduled to hold within the axis.

“Falsehood cannot be the solution to the problem as it will deteriorate the already tensed situation.

“I urge the two parties involved to present facts in the interest of peace and the security of the areas,” Oche advised.

image

You may be interested

Wow! Comedian, Sir Balo Becomes A House Owner, Shows Off New Home (Photos)
News
2 views
News
2 views

Wow! Comedian, Sir Balo Becomes A House Owner, Shows Off New Home (Photos)

Webby - May 9, 2021

 Obotuke Timothy, the popular Nigerian social media personality and comedian, who is better known as Sir Balo is currently living…

Panic As Bandits Go Wild, Slaughter 11 People In Reprisal Attack On Katsina Community
News
2 views
News
2 views

Panic As Bandits Go Wild, Slaughter 11 People In Reprisal Attack On Katsina Community

Webby - May 9, 2021

The bandits, who were said to have invaded the community in the afternoon, also wounded three others who are currently…

Nigerian Man Causes Stir With His Dance Moves On His Wedding Day (Video)
News
7 views
News
7 views

Nigerian Man Causes Stir With His Dance Moves On His Wedding Day (Video)

Webby - May 9, 2021

 An obviously happy groom has been caught on camera causing quite a stir on his wedding day. The man caught…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.