A frontline aspirant for the Kogi State House of Assembly to represent Kabba/Bunu state Constituency under the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress, Olusegun Olorunnipa has sympathized and commiserated with the victims of the Wednesday night explosion in Kabba metropolis that claimed lives and destroyed properties.
The APC aspirant disclosed this when he visited the sense yesterday in Kabba.
According to him, it is disheartening and barbaric for anyone under any guise to embark on such callous act to cut short the lives of people with prime future, hence heighten the security situation of the area.
He urged the security agencies to carry out a thorough investigation to unravel the remote cause of the explosion, appealing to them to increase their surveillance and patrol to forestall future occurrence.
He commiserated with the Obaro of Kabba and Chairman, Okun Area Traditional Council, HRM Oba Solomon Owoniyi and families of the victims, and prayed that such evil will not be the portion of any community in Okunland again.
He urged the people to continue to cooperate and support the security agencies in order to apprehend the perpetrators of the heinous act.