FG’ll investigate Ebonyi massacre -VP Osibanjo

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has assured Ebonyi State that Federal Government will ensure diligent investigation into the killings in Egedegede Community in Ishielu local government and Effium community in Ohauwkwu Local Government Area.

The vice president yesterday gave the assurance when he visited the affected communities in company of Governor David Umahi and security agencies.

Osibanjo, condemned the killings adding that President Muhammadu Buhari was committed to the protection of lives and property of all Nigerians irrespective of religion, ethnicity or political affiliation saying government would ensure adequate compensation of victims and the communities.

Governor Umahi commended the vice president for visiting to see for himself the level of destruction and killings perpetrated by suspected herdsmen.

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