A file picture of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa. Picture: [email protected]
Following the alleged killing of a 28-year-old man in Warri, the Delta State Authorities has referred to as for an investigation into the matter.
In an announcement issued on Thursday, the State Commissioner for Data, Mr. Charles Aniagwu stated the federal government was fearful concerning the reported incident.
Whereas asking residents of the state to be calm, he decried the stated killing of the sufferer by safety companies on common patrol obligation.
In accordance with the Commissioner, the state authorities has despatched a delegation to the deceased household to condole with them over the lack of their son.
READ ALSO: COVID 19: Benue Govt Begins Fumigation of Public Locations
He additionally said that the army authorities have been contracted to hold out an investigation into what led to the killing of the deceased.
The incident occurred at Ugbuwangue neighborhood in Warri South Native Authorities Space (LGA) of the state, on the second day of the lockdown directive issued by the state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa.
Police authorities within the state confirmed the killing to Channels Tv, saying they’ve commenced an investigation into the incident.
The Police Public Relations Officer within the state, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, nevertheless, famous that the main points of the incident had been unclear.
She stated, “Yes, it is true. It just happened today, as I was told, and there is not much information yet.”