Delta State Government has assured citizens of the state that full and thorough investigation will be carried out on the alleged assassination of two lawyers in Warri on Thursday, last week.
The state’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Charles Ajuyah, SAN, in a statement, yesterday, condoled with the Warri Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, and families of two lawyers, Eguno Dafiaghor and Samuel Ekuwangi, who were killed on their way to court.
He said: “The Delta State Government, while condemning their assassinations, has ordered full and painstaking investigation by the security agencies with a view to bringing the perpetrators of the dastardly and heinous crime to book.
“Government wishes to assure members of the deceased’s families and the Bar Association that no stone will be left un- turned to apprehend the perpetrators. Members of the deceased’s families and the public are urged to refrain from making statements that are capable of prejudicing investigations.”
Ajuyah appealed to members of the public with any useful information that will help in the investigation to come forward with same, assuring that the state government will guarantee the protection and safety of informants and the confidentiality of all information.