16 February 2021 By Aisha Adesanya
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has called on the Police Force to conduct a thorough investigation into the recent violence in Oyo State.
The Speaker who made the call at plenary also urged the Police to ensure due prosecution and punishment of those who instigated and participated in the killings and destruction of property.
Gbajabiamila while condemning the crises assured that the house would work within its power to prevent reoccurrence across the country.
The speaker also appealed to leaders at all levels to be mindful of what they communicate to their followers.
Gbajabiamila added that the House would support President Muhammadu Buhari’s effort by constituting a committee that would engage all stakeholders in promoting peace.
He further stated that the House would work with all stakeholders to examine the cultural, religious and localized conflicts that are often the cause of these internal security challenges.