Police vows to deal with perpetrators of violence in Enugu

By Chukwumerije Aja, Enugu


The Commissioner of Police, Suleiman Balarabe says those behind violence in Enugu State would be caught and made to face the law.

Addressing Newsmen at the end of an emergency security meeting on Friday, Balarabe expressed sadness over the killing of a Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Ofu by suspected herdsmen in the State.

He said that “henceforth, surveillance helicopters would be deployed to monitor activities in the forests especially in the rural areas where these incidences take place.”

Criminal activities
Balarabe called on sister security agencies to join the police in checking crimes and criminal activities.

Meanwhile, Catholic priests in the state have staged a peaceful protest, seeking improved security.

Mercy Chukwudiebere