Akeredolu Fumes As Identities  Owo Massacre masterminds  revealed 

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN has called on leaders of the Ebira community in the state to warn their wards against indulging in crime and criminality.
The  governor gave the warning after he received the cheering  news of the arrest of some  masterminds of the attack on  St Francis Catholic Church, Owo.
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor  had made the announcement in Abuja.
Reports say that, the five of the arrested suspects ,said to be  from Kogi State .
In  Retrospect,  2012 precisely , a similar incident occured in Okene community,  which a Deeper Life Church was attacked and 20 worshipers killed.
They are : Momoh Ojo Abubakar, Aliyu Yusuf Itokpka ,Auwal Ishaq Onimisi,
Idris Ojo and Idris Abdulmalik Omeiza (one of the masterminds of the attack

Governor Akeredolu  also disclosed that the owner of the house where the attackers stayed before the June 5 attack in Owo has also been arrested

Akeredolu noted that government did not spare a moment in trailing the terrorists since the horrendous attacks on innocent worshipers at the St Francis Catholic Church, Owaluwa, Owo.

He said:”Now that the military has announced it, I can tell you that five of them have been arrested now. They are still on the trail of the rest. The home where they lodged in Owo and the person that accommodated them before the attack, has also been arrested.

“We did not spare a moment. I am happy that the Chief of Defence Staff has announced it. We have known for a while but we needed not to come out with it because more works are still ongoing. I can confirm that this arrest has been made. And they are still on the trail of some of them.”

He noted that the Ebiras have lived together with the people of the state peacefully for several decades, adding that they have always been supportive and hardworking.

“I want to use this medium to urge our brothers to concentrate on their farming trade. It will be unfortunate to know that the Ebiras in our midst are now involved in kidnapping.

“We are appealing to them not to copy bad thing. The traders selling by the road side should not become informants. We are not fighting them.


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