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Enugu: Security heads vow to end kidnapping along Ugwogo-Opi road

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Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Thursday, led the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Umar Musa, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Ammani, the Director of Department of State Services (DSS) H.M Daluwa, the Garrison Commander, 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Brig. Gen. M.Okay Ibrahim, amongst others, to Ugwogo-Opi road on a strategic analysis of the realm with a view to decisively ending the present kidnapping incidents along the road.

This is coming amidst infinite cases of kidnapping along the ever busy road.

Addressing newsmen by way of the on-the-spot analysis go to, the GOC, 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Musa, who spoke on behalf of the other heads of security companies inside the State, confirmed that “the perpetrators are purely kidnappers.”

He assured most of the people that the combined-team of the protection companies are taking extra steps to apprehend the perpetrators, rescue the victims and end the menace along the road.

“I assure you that we are going to go deep into the bush to pursue them and ensure they do not perpetrate more harm along the road,” he said.

Acknowledging the presence of Gov. Ugwuanyi on the go to and his utmost dedication in path of ending the protection challenges being posed by the perpetrators along the Ugwogo-Opi road, the GOC assured most of the people that “these criminals will be fished out and they will be dealt with.”

Maj. Gen. Musa urged members of most of the people to report to the protection companies at any time when there’s any incident comparatively than rushing to the social media, stressing that “news items on social media platforms are usually unconfirmed incidents and send wrong notion to the public.”

The GOC maintained that Enugu stays a peaceful State nonetheless the unfortunate incidents along Ugwogo-Opi road, saying: “We are here; we have seen the deployment; this State is peaceful but once in a while you have criminals and I assure you that these criminals will be fished out and they will be dealt with.”

Enugu: Security heads vow to end kidnapping along Ugwogo-Opi road

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