Abia State Governor Alex Otti has strongly condemned the brutal killing of Mr. Maduka Zakari, a prominent figure in the Labour Party, by unidentified attackers in Uturu, Isuikwuato LGA of the state.
Zakari was tragically beheaded by his assailants, an act Governor Otti described as heinous and barbaric.
He has called upon various security agencies to take swift action to bring those responsible for this gruesome murder to justice.
Otti mourns slain labour party chieftain
Governor Otti expressed his sorrow over the loss of Zakari, who played a key role in the Labour Party’s campaign in Uturu and was known for his efforts in combating kidnapping.
The governor pledged support for Zakari’s family during this difficult time and reiterated his commitment to ensuring the safety of life and property in Abia State through initiatives like “Operation Crush.”
This joint security task force has already contributed to a notable reduction in criminal activities, particularly kidnapping, in the state.