INSECURITY: Kwara PDP commends Oke-Ode Vigilantes




The Kwara State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the recent invasion by kidnappers in Oke-Ode, a community in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of the state, where an innocent trader lost his life, and a POS operator, who was the target of the attack narrowly escaped by whisker.







This much was contained in a statement issued on today by the State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Mr. Olusegun Olusola Adewara (Sholyments) and made available to newsmen, describing the incident as unfortunate, stressing that necessary supports should be availed the local hunters across the length and breadth of the State.






He said “We extend our deepest condolences to the bereaved family, the traditional institution in Oke-Ode, and the entire Oke-Ode indigenes both home and in the diaspora.






“The PDP stands in solidarity and pledges to collaborate with relevant stakeholders to swiftly bring the perpetrators of this heinous act to justice.





“We commend the prompt response of the local vigilantes in Oke-Ode, who engaged the criminals and successfully thwarted their operation, leading to the capture of one of the perpetrators while others were given a good chase.





“We call for increased support and encouragement for these local hunters by the state government and local council to empower them in safeguarding their communities” he added.





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