Hon. Tomide Akinribido, Member House Assembly representing Ondo West Constituency 1, has reacted to the incident of Mass Kidnapping reported at a Church in Ondo city at the weekend.
Akinribido, in a statement on Saturday evening, urged residents of Ondo to remain calm as he believed security forces would unravel the facts behind the incident.
“My attention has been drawn to the recent discovery of human hostages consisting majorly kids and teens, in a facility labeled as a church situated at Valentino area of Ondo city,on Friday July 1st, 2022.
“The discovery is not only shocking but worrisome, however we have absolute confidence in the capacity of the security agencies to conduct viable investigations and unravel the mystery surrounding it,in order to bring the perpetrators and their collaborators to book.
“I urge all residents of the constituency and indeed the local government to continue going about their daily activities without fear, and to report any suspicious observation within their environment to the nearest Police station or Amotekun office.
“Eternal vigilance remains the price of liberty,” he said.