Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Gov Obiano of Anambra condoles NYANYA BOMB BLAST families' victims, harps on security awareness


Governor Obiano
Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, today, called for integrated intelligence approach to the threat terrorism poses to the country following the Monday’s bomb blast at Nyanya, Abuja.

In a condolence statement released by his aid on media, Chief Obiano said ‘intensified intelligence monitoring and analysis of every link in the conception and execution of possible terror attacks will go a long way in containing the threat.’

The Governor expressed ‘deep regrets’ on the Nyanya bomb blast, describing it as a national tragedy. The new Anambra  State helmsman said the incident was particularly painful coming at a time the federal government making great efforts to secure the lives and property of Nigerians, but sent his deep condolences to families and relatives of the dead and injured, noting that his thoughts and prayers were with them in their dark hour of grief. 

Said he; "I'm personally saddened by this heinous crime. To all our brothers and sisters who lost loved ones in this ugly chapter of our national life, I say, 'You are not alone!  Your grief is our grief. It could have been anybody!"

Chief Obiano appealed to all Nigerians to rise to the challenge of the present security situation, observing that the imperative of socio- economic stability necessitated the state’s recent security summit. The statement concluded by asking Nigerians to be more security conscious as they go about their daily activities.

James Eze

SSA, Media to the Governor

0803 288 9909



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