The Akwa Ibom State Authorities in addition to the Nigeria Affiliation of Girls Journalists within the State, NAWoJ have expressed displeasure over the rape and eventual homicide of Iniobong Umoren, a graduate of philosophy within the state.
They’ve demanded the prosecution of her murderers.
The media house have been inundated with the killing of late Miss Umoren by Uduak Akpan, 20, who allegedly lured her to his home within the guise of providing her a job.
The Police within the state introduced in a press assertion on Sunday that it had arrested the suspected assassin.
Many Nigerians each at house and within the diaspora in addition to completely different organised our bodies have risen in condemnation of the act and demanded the prosecution of the perpetrators.
The Akwa Ibom Commissioner of Info and Technique, Comrade Ini Ememobong in an announcement issued on Monday in Uyo mentioned the governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel was saddened by the information of the incident saying the ‘most annoying was the age of the individuals concerned.’
Describing the crime as unacceptable, the assertion added that governor Emmanuel has demanded full administration of justice to the perpetrator and all individuals concerned.
The Commissioner additionally famous that the governor has instructed state actors to go on a condolence go to to the bereaved household and reassure them of his curiosity within the matter.
The assertion in components, ”We’re deeply saddened by the information of the demise of Miss Iniubong Umoren, who is alleged to have been kidnapped, raped, assaulted and finally murdered by Uduak Frank Akpan. This information which was conveyed by the Police is heart-wrenching and most annoying contemplating the age of the individuals concerned.
“The Governor, whereas thanking the police for the arrest and interrogation of the suspect, communicated to the Police hierarchy within the state, his want for the total administration of justice to the perpetrator and all individuals concerned within the crime. That is the least that might be acceptable.
Equally, NAWOJ within the state whereas describing the incident as a top of wickedness towards a fellow human additionally known as for the prosecution of the killers.
In an announcement endorsed by the State Chairman of the Affiliation, Uduak Ekong and the Secretary, Esther Effiong, NAWoJ urged the safety businesses to not deal with the homicide case with children gloves however guarantee justice prevails not only for the deceased household however for all Nigerians who’ve been enraged, saddened and touched by the depraved act.
“NAWOJ has joined thousands and thousands of Nigerians, each at house and within the Diaspora to sentence in very robust phrases the callous and brutal killing of Iniobong Umoren, a younger harmless woman who was merely searching for an trustworthy supply of livelihood.
”The assertion known as on the Nigeria Police and different safety businesses to tug sources collectively and do every part inside their energy to make sure that the total weight of the regulation is meted out on the perpetrators of the heinous crime and all those that performed no matter function within the loss of life of the younger woman.
“The assertion additional prayed for the repose of the soul of younger Iniobong and power for the household to bear the large loss whereas advising younger Nigerians to be cautious of suspicious job alternatives and people or teams who cover below the pretext of offering job alternatives to lure younger Nigerians to their premature deaths.”