The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo North Senatorial District in the 2023 General Elections, Akogun Adetokunbo Modupe has condemned in strongest term the invasion of St Francis Catholic Church, Owaluwa, Owo by suspected bandits on Sunday, 5th of June 2022.
In a Press Statement by his Head of Media and Public Communications Wale Obanigba Esq, Akogun said the attack on innocent worshipers at the heart of Owo town calls for concern of critical stakeholders to ensure safety of lives and properties of the people.
He said, “the primary responsibility of government is the security and welfare of the people, therefore, it is general failure of government when such cannot be guaranteed”.
Further, he stated that “the reoccurring events of killings and kidnapping of people in the heart of Owo town in recent time is an indication of near collapse of our security architecture, and I therefore call on relevant security agency and government at all levels to rejig the security architecture for better performance”. He urges the security agency to haunt down the perpetrators of this dastardly act.
He commiserate with the Catholic church of Owo, and the families of the victims of this sad incidence.
Wale Obanigba Esq,
Head of Media and Public Communications,