The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has assured the public that the killers of Miss Uwaila Omosuwa, who was raped and brutally murdered in a church in Benin City, the Edo State capital, will be brought to book.
In a statement by Police spokesman, DCP Frank Mba, on Monday, he said the IGP has deployed additional investigations aids and forensic support to Edo State Police Command to expedite actions ongoing investigations into the unfortunate incident.
Adamu, who condemned the attack, also commiserated with the family and friends of the victim while promising that perpetrators will be brought to book in “the shortest possible time.”
“As part of deliberate and concerted efforts by the Nigeria Police High Command to unravel the circumstances surrounding the brutal attack and unfortunate death of Miss Vera Uwaila Omosuwa in Benin, Edo State on 28th and 30th May, 2020 respectively, the Inspector General of Police has deployed additional investigations aids and forensic support to Edo State Police Command to complement and expedite actions in the ongoing investigations into the unfortunate incident,” the statement said.
“The IGP, while condemning the attack, commiserates with the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased. He calls for calm and assures that the Force will surely bring the perpetrators of the callous act to book in the shortest possible time.”