4 days after, A’Ibom govt yet to respond over kidnapped NYSC members


…As families plan protest to House of Assembly, Govt House
…NYSC DG meets heads of security agencies in Zamfara

By Egufe Yaugborhi, Chioma Onuegbu & Luminous Jannamike

UYO — FOUR days after, the Akwa Ibom State government is yet to react as news of kidnap of eight NYSC members travelling on an Akwa Ibom Transport Company, AKTC, bus from Uyo to Sokoto en route Zamfara State.

The incident has, meanwhile, continued to generate concerns among stakeholders.

The state government’s silence lingers amidst speculations within Uyo, the tate capital, yesterday, that families of the victims were planning to protest to the state House of Assembly and Government House over the incident.

It was gathered that their decision to embark on a street protest may not be unconnected with the fact that the state government was yet to react to the incident.

Efforts to get the state Commissioner for Information’s reaction at press time, failed as his phone number was not…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper