PHALGA PRESS STATEMENT
….Mayor of Portharcourt City vows to deal ruthlessly with cultists terrorizing the Diobu axis of the city.
Mayor of Portharcourt City Hon Victor Ihunwo JP has declared that he will deal ruthlessly with cultists in the diobu axis of the city.
Speaking at the scene of a cult related killing in Bishop Okoye Street, Diobu on Friday, Hon Victor Ihunwo vowed to tackle the cultists and bring them and their sponsors to book.
The Mayor revealed that he will meet with security agencies to work out modalities on how to rid diobu of cult related killings.
Hon Victor Ihunwo warned parents and guardians to have a firm grip of their children, any person or group of persons linked to any form of cult related killing in diobu will be summarily dealt with.
Landlords in diobu have been warned to report any suspected cultist occupying their building to the law enforcement agencies,as they will be held liable if it is discovered that a suspected cultist occupies their building.
The Mayor is advising law abiding residents of diobu to go about their normal duties and also restock their houses as security agencies are on top of the situation.
The 8pm to 6am curfew imposed by the Governor subsist till 8pm on Sunday 17th May 2020 when the lockdown of Portharcourt city will commence.
(Chief Press Secretary PHALGA)
15th May 2020.