By Chinonso Alozie
The former governor of Imo state and the Senator who’s representing Imo West Senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha, Tuesday described the assassinated All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain Ahmed Gulak, as an excellent politician, at the same time as he referred to as on the Inspector General of Police, IGP, to research how Gulak was killed in Imo state.
Okorocha spoke to newsmen in Owerri, by means of his Special Adviser on media, Sam Onwuemeodo, whereas responding to Gulak’s homicide.
According to Okorocha, investigation would unravel the motive behind those that murdered Gulak.
In the assertion, “Former governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West Senatorial Zone, Senator Rochas Okorocha has outrightly condemned the unlucky homicide of one of many entrance row politicians on this nation, Alhaji Ahmed Gulak, describing his demise, as unlucky and disheartening.
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“Senator Okorocha has additionally despatched his heartfelt condolences to the household of Alhaji Gulak and to the federal government of Adamawa State, over the demise of the politician, explaining that, the nation at giant and Adamawa State specifically, have misplaced a really vibrant politician.
“He regretted that politics has in latest time, been allowed to eat deep into the material of the nations life, a lot in order that, when sure conditions just like the demise of Gulak come up, leaders would foot-drag over what they need to have ordinarily carried out or say, due to the unnecessary political colourations some leaders have chosen to present to each incident.
“Okorocha appealed to leaders and stakeholders, to always guard their utterances on sensitive issues, to avoid jeopardizing efforts being made by genuine leaders to stop the ugly story of insecurity in the Country, adding that, leaders should show their commitment to the campaign against insecurity through their utterances, actions and inactions.”
“Senator Okorocha requires unmitigated investigation to unravel the motive or circumstances surrounding the killing of Gulak, including that, the lnspector General of Police ought to take over the investigation to make sure that an intensive job is finished.
“Okorocha regretted the spate of killings across the nation including his home State Imo, that had been peaceful before now, stating that, where the use of force or use of arms has failed, diplomacy, dialogue and God-given wisdom can be deployed,” Okorocha mentioned.
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