LG Boss dismisses video on attack on Military in Enugu

By AdvocateNews on 13/10/2021

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 270


The Chairman of Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, Cosmas Ibeziako Ugwueze, has dismissed a trending video of attack on military personnel by indigenes of his area.

The LGA boss spoke on the development in a statement he issued and made available to newsmen on Monday.

Ugwueze said: “The attention of the Government and Good people of Nsukka Local Government Area have been drawn to a trending video online purporting an attack on the men of the Nigeria Military and an ensuing escalation of break down of law and order in the university town.

“The video, widely circulated online, especially on WhatsApp platforms by one Wisdom Ezema, a faceless character, notorious for his constant uploading of unverified contents on social media, is to say the least an embarrassment to the peace loving people of the council area, who over the years have maintained healthy relationship with both the military and paramilitary forces domiciled in Nsukka local government area.

“We therefore, denounce the video and state without any reservation that there was no security breach of any sort let alone with the military in our domain.

“It is important to warn mischief makers who use the agency of the new media to vend false information to desist as they would be made to face the full weight of the law when apprehended.

“We commend the military, Police, Civil Defence, DSS and of course the Neighbourhood Watch and Forest Guards for their commitment to ensuring peace and security in the Council Area.

“We therefore call on our people, visitors and the general public to go about their businesses without fear of molestation as Nsukka local Government and indeed Enugu State in general have remained the safest place even in the face of the current security situation across the country.”

Posted 13/10/2021 06:33:09 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
Recall: Melaye petitions Police IG, UN, US, UK,...

Army hunts for traitors as Boko Haram strikes...

Keyamo kicks off campaign, says Buhari fit for...

COVID-19 patient dies in commercial bus in Niger...

Widowhood won’t give you automatic ticket in APGA,...

THE BETRAYAL OF #ENDSARS PROTESTS

Certificate scandal: Group writes Buhari to demand sack...

Kogi 2019: PDP campaign council demands CP’s removal...

SEEDS OF DESTINY 10 MAY 2021 - THE...

138 NYSC members test positive, says NCDC

IGP suspends issuance of tinted glass permits, spy...

Buhari salutes Igwe Kingsley Chime at 80

 

Latest News Violence, protests rock APC congresses, factions battle in states Senate probes alleged secret withdrawal of N151.3bn from Federation Account Kanu orders dry fasting as October 21 trial approaches Tension in Ebonyi as Umahi seals off hotel hosting PDP temporal office ahead of congress Calabar explosion: It is routine exercise, no cause for panic — Army Anambra: IGP’s deployment of 34,000 officers, 3 helicopters is preparation for war not election Buhari congratulates newly elected NUJ Executives SEEDS OF DESTINY 15 OCTOBER 2021 —THE POWER TO GET WEALTH Ayu’s emergence as chair: North gets PDP’s nod to contest 2023 Presidency Banks get deadline on dead customers’ BVN Minister accuses former Nigerian president’s daughter of forging documents to claim land Kaduna residents lament suspension of firewood, charcoal for cooking

 

Most Read Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (187,209 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (187,195 views) Sickle cell support group seeks government intervention (187,193 views) I’ve no Coronavirus, govt wants to kill me – Anambra Index case (187,193 views) Fleeing ex-DG Imo Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested (187,193 views) FG sends new directive to banks, schools as Buhari extends lockdown by four weeks (187,193 views) Ebonyi bans embalming of corpses in homes (187,192 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (187,052 views) HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... (182,961 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (182,364 views) All you need to know about Peter Obi, PDP VP Candidate (146,342 views) DEMOCRACY DAY: President Muhammadu Buhari’s full speech (144,735 views)

 

 

SECTIONS FAITH (157) EDITORIAL (18) NEWS (6,931) POLITICS (495) SOCIETY (131) SPORTS (53) BUSINESS (367) HEALTH (58) EDUCATION (49) ENTERTAINMENT (51) INTERNATIONAL (177) TECHNOLOGY (6) COLUMNISTS (57) LETTERS (4) OPINION (38)

 

 


There are no video entries posted yet.