Attack on the Church of Ondo, Barbarian, Wicked -Oyetola
Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola on Sunday condemned suspected terrorist attack on St Francis Catholic Churchin Owo, Ondo State, which resulted in many casualties, while several other worshipers were also injured.
A statement by State Commissioner for Information and Civic Guidance, Funke Egbemode, on behalf of the governor and state government, said the attack was a barbaric, vicious and unprovoked assault on people. innocent people.
Expressing his sympathy to the families of those killed in the attack, and in particular to the Ondo Catholic Diocese and the state government, Oyetola assured his Ondo State counterpart, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, of support. of Osun.
The statement reads in several parts: “An attack of this nature is utterly barbaric, vicious and an act of unprovoked aggression against innocent people. It is both petty and inhumane to turn the sacred sanctuary of a church into a killing field on a Sunday morning.
“While expressing our sympathy to the families of those killed in the attack, and in particular to the Catholic Diocese of Ondo and the Ondo State Government, we also assure Governor Rotimi Akeredolu and the State Government d’Ondo for our support in every way possible.
“We will continue to maintain our collective resolve at all levels to confront these wrongdoers until the lines of bloodshed are completely erased. We pray that God will grant the families of the victims of this very unfortunate incident the courage to bear the irreparable loss, as we pray for a speedy recovery for all who have suffered various forms of injury.
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