Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reassured residents of the state of his administration’s unwavering commitment to protect lives and property.
Ugwuanyi gave the re-assurance in Nsukka, Enugu State, on Thursday when he paid an unscheduled visit to Nsukka prisons following Tuesday night’s jail break
‘I decided to come here to have on the spot assessment and at the sametime to reassure residents of the state of government’s commitment to
ensure security of lives and property
‘I urge resident of the state to remain calm despite the incidents’, he said.
He said, the state government was working with the security agents to ensure that the fleeing escapees were recaptured as well as prevent reoccurrence of such incidents in the state.
‘I want to call on our people to support security agencies with relevant information by reporting suspicious movement of people in
“Enugu State is in the hands of God and with Him as our shepherd we have nothing to fear’, he said.
Ugwuanyi on arrival was conducted round the prisons by DCP Okonkwo Lawrence, officer in-charge of Nsukka prisons.
Prof Rose Onah, Chairman, Nsukka Local Government, among others, received the governor.