Lawan
Senate President Lawan

By Henry Umoru

THE President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has condemned in very strong terms, the heinous killings of worshippers by terrorists on Sunday at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State.

Lawan has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency, carry out a holistic investigation into the act, with a view to unravelling the criminals behind it bringing them  quickly to face the full wrath of law to serve as a deterrent to others.

In a statement yesterday in Abuja by his Media Adviser, Ola Awoniyi, the President of the Senate who  described the callous attack on innocent worshippers as shocking and reprehensible, said, “My heart goes out to the families of the victims, the Government and entire people of Ondo State.

“This incident should be painstakingly investigated to unravel the criminals behind it with a view to quickly bringing them to justice.

“It is another wake up call on all security agencies to up their game with a view to averting the occurrence of such incidents in future.”

Lawan prayed for the repose of the souls of those killed and wishes the injured speedy recovery.

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