Public Service Information
Abia State Government received with
sadness disturbing reports of an unfortunate confrontation between a
group of soldiers and police officers at the Osisioma area of Aba
We are working with the heads of the concerned
security agencies in the state to ensure that the situation, which has
been brought under control, does not repeat itself or escalate within
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has also directed full
investigation of the circumstances that led to the breach of public
peace with a view to preventing future occurrence of such armed
confrontation that endanger the lives of innocent citizens and security
agents working in the state.
While we are currently working with
law enforcement agencies to review the immediate and remote cause of
the incidence, members of the public are advised to go about their
normal duties as the situation around the area has been pacified.
Those responsible for this breach of public peace will certainly be unraveled and punished according the law.
Chief John Okiyi Kalu
Honorable Commissioner For Information